May 10, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Haldane Board of Education Approves Use of an Alcohol Detector at the Prom

The Haldane Central School District Board of Education threw its support behind a recommendation to have a so-called Alco-Sensor present at the May 12 Junior/Senior Prom. More...

Governor Announces Funding for Needy Families and Summer Youth Work Programs

Putnam County to receive $1,559,100

Governor George E. More...

Public Notice

Cold Spring Village is seeking a Village resident to actively assist in master planning effort. Duties include promoting and planning meetings and coordinating volunteers. Writing and organizational skills a must. More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

Putnam Humane Society Hosts Annual Murder Mystery

The Putnam Humane Society is hosting it's 4th annual murder mystery benefit on Saturday, June 3rd at 7 pm at Anthony's Lake Club on Christopher Columbus Avenue off Kenosia Avenue in Danbury, Connecticut. More...

Auditions for Hand-toMouth Players' Summer Production

The Hand-to-Mouth Players are will be holding auditions for their summer production of More...

Highland Garden Club to Meet

The Highland Garden Club will meet at the Julia Butterfield Library on Tuesday, May 23rd at 1pm. Chet Logan, of the Constitution Island Association, will discuss Anna Warner's garden. Hostesses for the meeting will be Kay Mastro and Eileen Kuczak. More...

Letters to the Editor

Large Scale Development is Threat to PV

Editor: On Wednesday, May 17, at the Putnam Valley Fire House the Putnam Valley Town Board will take comments from residents regarding the proposed large scale development moratorium. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Elizabeth "Liz" M. Bono

Elizabeth "Liz" M. Bono, age 58, formerly a long time Cold Spring resident, died on Sunday, May 7, 2006 at her residence in Beacon, NY. More...

Daniel James Milewski

Daniel James Milewski, 52, of Cold Spring, NY, died at home surrounded by family and friends on April, 25, 2006 after a long illness. He was born in Mount Vernon, NY on August 28, 1953 to the late David and Joan (Davis) Milewski. More...

Briefly Noted

D'Agata-Conboy Engagement Announced

Sebastian and Margaret D'Agata of Blauvelt, New York, are delighted to announce the engagement of their daughter Linda D'Agata to Robert Conboy Jr., the son of Robert and Ann Conboy of Garrison, New York. More...

Mckeel's Corners Chapel to Reopen with Service and Hymn Sing

Mckeel's Corners Chapel will hold a Reopening Service and Hymn Sing on Saturday, May 20th at 4 pm. All are welcome. More...

Temple Beth Shalom to Offer Pet Blessing Day

Temple Beth Shalom, located in Mahopac, will be offereing Pet Blessing Day on Sunday, June 11th. Pet blessings are scheduled every half hour from 12:30 to 2pm. More...

Legislature Restores One Additional Household Hazardous Waste Cleanup Day

Cold Spring's trolleys expected to arrive in Village on May 27

At the May 2, 2006 full meeting of the Putnam County Legislature, the main order of business for the evening was transferring monies from one line item to another to reflect actual expenses in some areas balanced by reduced expenses in other budget a More...

WPEDC Marketing Committee Invites All Interested Parties to May 19 Meeting

On Friday, May 19th at 8:30 am, at the Hudson House in Cold Spring, the Western Putnam Economic Development Council (WPEDC) Marketing Committee will be presenting its work to date. All interested parties are invited to attend. More...

PV School District Building Committee Report Confronts Space Needs for Full-Day Kindergarten

2006-7 School Budget given final review before May 16 vote

Four presentations comprised the May 4, 2006 work session of the Putnam Valley Board of Education, the Building Committee, a 06/ 07 budget review, current status of the 05/06 spending plan, and the liability question with regards to school approved o More...

SeniorNet Hosts Informational Seminar

On Thursday, June 8th, SeniorNet will be hosting a free public seminar at the Putnam Valley SeniorNet Learning Center, 117 Town Park Lane, Putnam Valley. The seminar will be held from 9 am to 11:45 am and is free and open to the public. More...

Health Department Warns of Rabbies Dangers

Rabies continues to be a serious public health problem in New York State. Rabies is a deadly virus that attacks the nervous system, carried in the saliva and nervous tissue of an infected animal. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Schools

Haldane Musician Paul Richter to Play in HS All Star Ensemble

Paul Richter was selected by the International Tuba Association to play in the High School All Star Ensemble at the International Conference in June in Denver. More...

Haldane Artists Exhibit Work at Garrison Art Center

Haldane Elementary School artists participated in the Garrison Art Center Surreal Appeal Theme Show and create amazing works of art. They studied the work of numerous Surreal artists and decided to focus on the humor of Surrealism. More...

The Haldane Middle/High School Presents Annie Jr.

The sun'll come out tomorrow," for little orphan Annie and her lovable dog Sandy at Haldane's presentation of the musical, More...

Births

Hayden Munzer

Kendell and Peter Munzer of Garrison announce the birth of their son Hayden on April 25, 2006. More...

David Gregorio DiLapi

Proud parents Michelle and David DiLapi announce the birth of their son, David Gregorio, on April 21st. The family is from Putnam Valley. More...

Kiahna Isabel Melella

Putnam Valley parents Gina Marie and Paul Melella Jr. announce the birth of their daughter, Kiahna Isabel, on April 25, 2006. More...

Sports News

Hudson Valley Orienteering Session Planned

There will be orienteering instruction and competition on Sunday, May 21st on the Moneyhole map from the Taconic Outdoor Education Center in Fahnestock State Park. More...

Lady Knights Riding High

The U18 Lady Knights soccer team has kicked off the Spring travel season with success. Last Sunday they faced a very strong Yortown team in a game that ended in a 1-1 tie. More...

PV Fire Department to Host Safe Boating Course for Jet Ski Operators

A reminder from U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 6-3, 1st Southern Region Division 6 that the minimum NYS Jet Ski (PWC) operator age is now 14. All PWC operators are required to take a Safe Boating Course. A U.S. More...

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