December 27, 2006 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Holiday Open House at Van Wyck Homestead Museum

The Van Wyck Homestead Museum (Route 9 and I 84 at Snook Rd., Fishkill) will hold its annual open house on Thursday December 28, 6:30 - 9:30pm. There will be a reading of Henry Livingston More...

CPR/First Aid Classes And Automated External Defribillators Available From American Red Cross

Would you know what to do if a friend or family member was choking, bleeding, in shock, or suffering a heart attack? According to the American Red Cross in Greater New York (ARC/GNY), right now is the time for you to make a new year More...

Cold Spring Chamber of Commerce Announces Board of Directors for 2007

The Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the board of directors for 2007. Elections for board members took place at the Chamber More...

Putnam Hospital Center Free Valet Parking Service Expanded to Accommodate Construction

Great things are happening at Putnam Hospital Center, including the current construction of the five-story Camarda Care Center to house PHC More...

Jessie Hammond, Proprietor of Hammond’s Grocery Store, Celebrates her 90th

Jessie Hammond was surprised with a party on Saturday December 9th on the occasion of her 90th birthday. The party was held at Wingate of Beacon, where she has resided for the past year. More...

Brewster Man Charged with Grand Larceny

Putnam County Sheriff Smith reports the December 20, 2006 arrest of a Village of Brewster resident on a charge of grand larceny. More...

Driver in PV Cited for Revoked License, Marijuana

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a motorist from Carmel was arrested in Putnam Valley on Saturday, December 16, 2006 for driving with a revoked license and possession of marijuana. Daniel R. More...

Seminar on Children’s Diet and Irritability at East Fishkill Library

The East Fishkill Community Library will host a seminar that could change you and your child More...

Garrison Girl Scouts Collect Toys For Tots

Troop 2913 of the Girl Scouts from the Garrison area collected toys for the Toys for Tots toy drive. The Troop More...

A New Year’s Resolution: Consider The Many Volunteer Opportunities with the American Red Cross in Greater New York

Emergency Response, CPR/First Aid Instructors, Emergency Preparedness Presenters Needed

Committed, compassionate trained volunteers are the heart and soul of the American Red Cross in Greater New York (ARC/GNY), and a New Year More...

Glynwood Center Seeks Applicants for 2007 Organic Gardening & Marketing Internship

The Glynwood Center is seeking applicants for this internship, which runs from February 15 through December 15. The work hours are Tuesday - Saturday, 7:30am - 3:30pm, except Wednesday, which extends to 6:00pm to accommodate CSA pickup. More...

VFW Honors Haldane Students

On December 22 the Veterans of Foreign Wars held a Pizza Party for Voice of Democracy winners and our recent Leadership -Scholarship winner. Students Alex McConville, Matt Pergamo and Jeffrey Rizzi won the competition at Haldane High School. More...

Putnam County Land Trust Begins the New Year with a Hike up Mt. Ninham on January 1st

Start the New Year with a hike! Join the Putnam County Land Trust for a brisk jaunt up Mt. Ninham in Kent. Those who wish may climb the recently renovated fire tower to view the scenic Putnam landscape and beyond from atop the restored fire tower. More...

Teen Girls Accused of Stealing Money from Cold Spring Man

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrests of two teenaged girls from the Town of Philipstown on larceny charges. Anna M. Gray, aged 19, and Dana A. More...

Talk of the Town

Our Talk of the Town this week will be short and sweet - Have a safe and happy New Year! Be careful when you 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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