May 24, 2006 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Glynwood Center Offers Two-Part Beekeeping Workshop

Rodney Dow, Master Beekeeper and Garrison resident, will be conducting a two-part beekeeping workshop at Glynwood Center on Saturday, June 3 and Saturday, September 9. Although people keep bees for their honey, Mr. More...

Carmel Man Arrested for Trespassing at Local Hospital

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the May 11, 2006 arrest of a 54year-old Town of Carmel resident on trespass charges following a dispute with hospital staff. More...

Red Cross Helps New Yorkers Prepare For Hurricane Season

June 1 is the official start of hurricane season. More...

Philipstown Volunteer Ambulance Corps Reports on April Calls

Captain Stephanie Spear of the Philipstown Volunteer Ambulance Corps reports 32 emergency calls for the month of April. The average response time of the ambulance from the time of dispatch was three minutes. More...

Deputies To Be On Lookout For Unbelted Motorists as Part Of Statewide Safety Belt Compliance Initiative

Cold Spring Police will participate again in Click It or Ticket initiative

Both the Putnam County Sheriff's deputies and the Cold Spring Police Department will once again be participating with law enforcement agencies across New York in the Click It or Ticket campaign, the statewide initiative aimed at increasing motorists' More...

Bring Dad to Hudson Valley Hospital for a Day of Fun and Health

Sunday, June 11 on the campus of Hudson Valley Hospital Center

If you're thinking about Father's Day and need an idea for a present for your favorite dad, consider taking him to Hudson Valley Hospital Center's Do It For Dad Day, Sunday, June 11 from 10 am to 3 pm. More...

Ask a Master Gardener

Master Gardener Volunteers of Putnam County will have a Question and Answer Booth at the Opening Day of the Cold Spring Farmers Market on Saturday, May 27. More...

Philipstown Town Board to Hold Stormwater Management Update

On Wednesday, May 31, the Town Board of Philipstown will hold a Q&A session regarding the Town's efforts on Stormwater Management. The meeting will take place at 8 pm at Town Hall. More...

Volunteers Assist Fahnestock Park in Tree Removal

During the last weekend of April and first weekend of May, volunteers from the New York New Jersey Trail Conference assisted the staff of the Clarence Fahnestock State Park in the removal of dangerous trees from various locations in the Park. More...

NYS Board of Elections to Present Seminar On Campaign Finance in Carmel

On June 1, 2006, the New York State Board of Elections will offer a seminar on campaign finance at Putnam County Bureau of Emergency Services"Tops" Building, 112 Old Route 6 in Carmel. The seminar will run from 9:30 am 12:30 pm. More...

Southeast Man Arrested After Stalking Ex-Girlfriend

On May 4, 2006, a Town of Southeast resident arrived at the Putnam County Sheriff's Office to make a complaint that her former boyfriend was stalking her. More...

Sheriff's Department Offers Boater Safety Course

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith announces that the Sheriff's Department will hold a two-day New York State Boater's Safety Course for area residents. More...

Do You Want to Learn More About The Fresh Air Fund?

Invite Josie Schlem, The Fresh Air Fund's local Chairperson, to speak at your next school, club or religious organization meeting. More...

Governor Signs Gas Tax Cap Legislation

Sales tax relief must be part of larger effort to boost renewable and alternative fuels

Governor George E. Pataki today announced that he has signed a new law to establish a maximum level on the amount of State sales tax on gasoline and diesel fuel purchases. More...

Former Cold Spring Residents Celebrate an Honor

Bruce Raymond and Scotty Fenton, former Cold Spring residents, enjoying the southern sun. Bruce became Elk of the Month, as indicated by the sign, in Port St. Lucie, Florida. More...

The lumberyard is gone, things can only begin to look better down at the waterfront now that the eyesore is removed. More...

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