November 8, 2006 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Meet The Animals on Thanksgiving Weekend at Museum of the Hudson Highlands

On Friday, Saturday and Sunday of this Thanksgiving weekend all ages are welcome when the Museum of the Hudson Highlands presents "Meet the Animals: The Snake" at its Boulevard location. More...

Zen Meditation and Dharma Talk to be Held at St. Mary's

On Saturday morning, November 11th, Bonnie Myotai Treace, Sensei of Hermitage Heart Zen will offer an introduction to Zen meditation at St. Mary's Church in Cold Spring. More...

Holiday Retreats, Crche Display at Graymoor

Every winter, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement at Graymoor offer interested persons different ways to celebrate the holidays with events and programs that focus on the real reason behind the season. More...

Evergreen Wreath Workshop at Glynwood Center

Nicole Mora, head gardener at Glynwood Center, will conduct a wreath-making workshop on Saturday, December 2 from 9am until 12:30pm. More...

Putnam Hospital Center Receives American College of Radiology Accreditation

As a result of recent surveys conducted by the American College of Radiology (ACR), Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel is proud to announce that it has been awarded accreditation in ultrasound imaging, computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance im More...

Open Registration for SeniorNet Computer Classes

All seniors are invited to Open Computer Registration for Putnam County Office for Aging SeniorNet, at the Putnam Valley Senior Center, 117 Town Park Lane (off Oscawana Lake Road), Putnam Valley. Open More...

Connecticut Man Arrested After Stalking Woman

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the November 1, 2006 arrest of a Bethel, Connecticut resident after he stalked an employee of a local business in the Town of Carmel. More...

The Putnam County Youth Court invites AARP Seniors to their "Mock Trial"

A very special presentation was given by the Putnam County Youth Court on October 21, 2006 for the local AARP Senior Citizens. More...

Putnam Hospital to Offer Series of Free Parenting Classes

On Saturday, December 2nd, 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...

Croton River Numismatic Society Meets to Discuss Coins

The Croton River Numismatic Society of Carmel, New York (a coin club) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday. November 21.2006 in the Guideposts Cafeteria, 39 Seminary Hill Road in Carmel at 7:30pm. More...

Talk of the Town

Halloween and the elections are over (sometimes we get confused on which is which), can snow be far behind? We're making plans for our Thanksgiving issue, with an early deadline on November 17. More...

The Battle of the Bulge: A Veteran's Remembrance

I am Carmine J. Gimmaro, 85 years young. I was a tractor trailor truck driver for heavy equipment, we were called the 3884 truck company, the division of "ADSEC" named advance section communication zone. More...

Putnam Children's Discovery Center Classes for Kids

The PCDC has a bevy of programs for children. Classes for ages 4-6 have been scheduled so that am & pm kindergarteners have something to do before or after school. More...

Annual Health Symposium in Cold Spring Attracts 180 Women

Hudson Valley Hospital Center's annual women's symposium held recently at InnCredible Caterers, Chalet- More...

Second Annual Community Master Class at Yoga Co-Op

The Yoga Co-op at The Garrison is preparing for its second annual Community Master Class on Sunday, December 3, 2006 from 10am-12pm. More...

Call for Gingerbread Artists and Bakers

Be a part of this holiday season and help make a difference. Help support the preservation of Bannerman Castle and Beacon's Main Street by creating an original Gingerbread house. More...

Ladies' Night Out With Anna Quindlen - a Healthcare Forum for Women

Health Quest, the parent corporation of Putnam Hospital Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital and Vassar Brothers Medical Center, will host "Ladies' Night Out with Anna Quindlen-A Healthcare Forum for Women" on Thursday, November 30th, from 3:30 to 9pm More...

Volunteers are Needed to Help Seniors Prepare Tax Returns

Do you have an interest in tax work, experience in filing your own return electronically and a willingness to make a significant commitment during the months of January, February, March and April? More...

Jewish Camp Fair Hosted by Temple Beth-El

Jewish summer camps offer our children a unique opportunity to develop their Jewish identity. On Sunday morning, November 12, Temple Beth-El, will be hosting a Jewish camp fair. More...

Central Hudson Reminds Customers to Prepare for Winter Weather

With the change of seasons, customers of Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation are reminded to prepare now for winter weather and to stay safe around electricity and natural gas. More...

'Coping with Holidays When You Are Grieving' Workshop

Hospice Care in Westchester & Putnam, Inc., and Putnam Hospital Center will cosponsor a free grief support workshop on Monday, November 27th. More...

Barbershop Harmony Society Seeks Singers

The Barbershop Harmony Society is a group of men throughout the U.S.A. and Canada who specialize in a cappella singing, or, barbershop music. More...

Cold Spring Cadette Girl Scout Troop Visits Disney World

Cadette Girl Scout Troop 2032 visit Disney World in Orlando, Florida, for a week this past August. The girls had been planning this trip to Disney since 2nd grade. More...

Weekly Poll

County legislators reviewed the Butterfield project and a senior center in a historic meeting last week. Where should the senior center be?
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