April 19, 2006 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Arbor Day Foundation Offers Ten Free Shade Trees

Ten free shade trees will be given to each person who joins The National Arbor Day Foundation during April 2006 as part of the nonprofit Foundation's Trees for America campaign. New York's Arbor Day is celebrated on April 28. More...

Putnam County Business Expo Will be Held April 27

The 2nd Annual Putnam County Business Expo will take place on April 27, 2006 from 10 am until 6 pm, at the Villa Barone Hilltop Manor, 466 Route 6 in Mahopac. More...

New Central Hudson Program Encourages Customer Choice, Offers Savings

Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation recently introduced a new option for customers who are interested in participating in the deregulated energy supply market but aren't sure how to go about it. More...

Percich Celebrates 100th Birthday

Putnam County has its own candidate for Willard Scott's centennial remembrances on "The Today Show." Edward Percich (foreground, right) was recently surprised with a 100th birthday celebration during a recent visit to the offices of Putnam Hospital C More...

Overcoming Erectile Dysfunction Focus of Free Community Health Talk

On Tuesday, May 2nd, Putnam Hospital Center urologist Jay Motola, MD, will present a free program on overcoming erectile dysfunction, open to the community. More...

Free Cancer Programs to be Held at Putnam Hospital Center in May

Putnam Hospital Center's Department of Oncology Services and Cancer Care, Inc., will sponsor a series of free programs for cancer patients and their families this spring. More...

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer Series of Free Parenting Classes

On Saturday, May 13th, Putnam Hospital Center's maternity department will offer a series of free parenting classes in its Birthing Center, located at the hospital at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Hospice Care in Westchester and Putnam Offers Free Bereavement Support Groups

People often feel overwhelmed with grief following the loss of a loved one. More...

1,800 Easter Eggs Found at McConville Park

Approximately 120 children, from babies to 8-year-olds, participated in the Third Annual Easter Egg Hunt held by the Knights of Columbus on April 15 at Mayor McConville Park. The children collected over 1,800 candy-filled eggs. More...

Sue Tudor of Garrison Honored at Hudson Valley Hospital

Sue Tudor of Garrison, and Patient Financial Counselor at Hudson Valley Hospital Center, is being honored this week for 40 years of service. More...

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PARC to Host Open House During National Volunteer Week

Community volunteers invited to visit PARC and hear about the agency's numerous volunteer opportunities

PARC, which provides services and advocacy for children and adults with developmental disabilities throughout Putnam County, will celebrate National Volunteer Week with an open house for community volunteers on Tuesday, April 25, 2006. More...

Philipstown Teen Night Was a Success

On April 7th and 8th, the Philipstown Community Center was transformed into a high tech recording studio, an open gym, a pool hall, a swinging lounge and a concession area serving the best gourmet brownies in Putnam County. More...

Talk of the Town

We were shocked when we heard of the accident that had claimed the lives of four daughters of Joe Basso in Maine. Our hearts go out to Joe and his wife Deeanne. Pete's Deli is starting a collection to help out. More...

Nature Conservancy Announces Hike Schedule

The Eastern New York Chapter of The Nature Conservancy is pleased to offer the public the chance to explore some of the region's hidden ecological gems. Beginning in midMay and More...

Local Talent Sought for Renegades Games

The Hudson Valley Renegades are looking for local singers to perform the National Anthem at Renegades home games this summer. More...

Father and Son in Putnam Valley Possessed Stolen Vehicles

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the April 11, 2006 arrests of a father and son from Putnam Valley on charges that they possessed two stolen vehicles. More...

Orange County Man Arrested for Driving While Privileges Suspended

On April 9, 2006, Josh Lowery was arrested in the Town of Philipstown on a charge of driving with a suspended license. More...

Child Safety Fair to be Held at Brewster High

Putnam County Executive Robert Bondi announces that the Child Advocacy Center of Putnam County is hosting a Child Safety Fair to raise awareness. The event is being held on Saturday, April 29, at Brewster High School, 50 Foggintown Rd. More...

Putnam Valley 2006 Sunset Series Fundraiser Tag Sale to be Held

The Sunset Series will hold their first Tag Sale Fundraiser to support the free concerts, free family movies, teen band showcase, and many free special events. More...

Kids' Day at PHC is Anticipated

In anticipation of the Putnam Hospital Center Auxiliary's Kids' Day at PHC on Saturday, May 6th, from 12 to 4 pm, Charlie Stanulewich (picutred above at left) and Chester Zujko of the Carmel hospital's facilities department posted a sign on the hospi More...

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer One-Day Prepared Childbirth Class

The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center has scheduled its next one-day prepared childbirth class for Saturday, May 6th, from 9 am to 5 pm, at the hospital at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

PHC to Offer Free Breastfeeding Class

On Thursday, May 18th, from 7:30 to 9 pm, the Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center will offer a free Breastfeeding Class at the hospital, located at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Free Program on Anxiety Disorders, Confidential Anxiety Screenings to Be Held at Putnam Hospital

As part of its observance of National Anxiety Disorders Screening Day, Putnam Hospital Center's Mental Health Services will be featuring a free program on anxiety disorders that is open to the community. More...

Walter Hoving Home Recognized as Best Christian Place to Work

Walter Hoving Home has taken top honors in the Best Christian Places to Work in the United States survey. More...

Hudson Highlands Land Trust Announces 2006 Take-a-Hike Schedule

The Hudson Highlands Land Trust has announced its 2006 Take a Hike! program schedule. This popular community outreach program offers a range of guided hikes, all celebrating the unique beauty of the Hudson Highlands. More...

Healing of Soul, Healing of Body: An Introduction to Jewish Healing Offered at Temple Beth-El

When illness, loss and significant life challenges confront us we may discover that our ability to cope is disrupted, our way of viewing life is challenged and we may be in need of greater or new types of support and skills. More...

Support Connection Gala Honors Area Residents and Hospitals

More than 250 guests attended Support Connection's Ninth Annual Gala and Silent Auction on April 7, 2006 at Colonial Terrace in Cortlandt Manor. More...

Get in to the Spring Spirit with Great Music at Jazz Vespers This Saturday

Let go of your workweek with soulful jazz and some spiritual inspiration at the Jazz Vespers this Saturday, April 22rd at 5:30 pm at the First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown, 10 Academy Street in Cold Spring. More...

Do You Remember?

Pictured above from left to right, Paul, "Fittie" Lyons, Mike Barcevic, Nick Barcevic, Steve Milkovich and Nate Lyons. More...

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