January 10, 2007 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Osteoporosis Awareness Group to Meet

The osteoporosis awareness group brings together women and men of all ages concerned about osteoporosis. Join them for support, shared experiences and learning the value of a healthy lifestyle in dealing with this condition. More...

Putnam ARC Continues Weekly Brain Injury Support Group Meetings

Putnam ARC holds weekly groups, opens to consumers, families, significant others, professionals and interested individuals. More...

2007 Community Landscaping Conference to be Held in Mahopac

The 2007 Community Landscaping Conference is an ideal opportunity for landscape professionals, planners and elected officials to learn more about how conservation landscaping can help develop better communities and offer more for people and their pu More...

The Earth Rocks - Great Garnet and Fantastic Fossils at Museum of the Hudson Highlands

On Saturday, January 20, at 10am, the Museum of the Hudson Highlands presents, "The Earth Rocks! More...

Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce Hosts First Membership Dinner of 2007

The Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce will host its first membership dinner of 2007 on Thursday, January 18, 2007. The dinner and meeting will be held at Riverview, 45 Fair St., Cold Spring. Networking and cash bar begin at 6pm. More...

Jewish Film Festival at Temple Beth-El

The Mid Winter Jewish Film Festival returns to Temple Beth- El on Sunday, January 14, 2007, presenting the 2004 film Watermarks. More...

Census Bureau to Survey Nation's Spending Habits

In January 2007, information about how much Americans spend for health, groceries, clothing, transportation, housing and other items will be collected by U.S. Census Bureau field representatives from a sample of households across the country. More...

Thousands Still Suffering From Katrina

"This is a terrible environment for children," said Anita Gentris, who lost everything in the flood that followed Hurricane Katrina and is living in one of the 200 square foot travel trailers with her one year old daughter and five year old son. More...

National Alliance on Mental Illness to Hold Meeting in Mahopac

NAMI of Putnam County is holding a meeting on January 17, 2007, between the hours of 7 and 9pm at the Mahopac Library. More...

Brewster Library Continues Chess Classes

The Brewster Public Library is pleased to announce that chess classes will continue at the Brewster Public Library located at 79 Main Street, Brewster on Thursday afternoons starting on February 1 and ending April 26, 2007. More...

Friends of Tots Park Invites Volunteers to Join Their Group

The Tiny Tots Play Park at McConville Park is an invaluable fixture in the Village of Cold Spring. More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Center Offers Parenting Support

The Women's Pavilion at Hudson Valley Hospital Center offers the Breastfeeding Help Line for any breastfeeding concerns or problems that arise when mom and baby are discharged. Call 914-734-3896 for free help and advice. More...

Celebrate Burns Night With the Cold Spring Pipes and Drums

As the festive season draws to a close and the winter blues set in, Scots around the world take solace knowing that Burns Night is approaching. More...

Sweet Talk in Beacon

On Monday Jan 15, 2007 Holistic Health and Nutrition Counselor Marika Blossfeldt will give a free interactive and fun talk on the many ways sugar affects our bodies and minds. More...

Open House for Museum of Hudson Highland's 2007-8 Pre-K Program

Head Teacher Sandy Dixon announced that the Museum will be holding an "open house" for prospective students for the 2007-8 school year on Tuesday, February 6 from 4pm until 5pm and 6pm until 7pm. More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Center's First Baby of 2007 Recognized

Madelyn and Melvin Ramos of Croton-on-Hudson are the proud parents of Julian Angel Ramos, the first baby born at the Women's Pavilion for Birthing at HVHC on New Year's Day. More...

2007 Filing Season Kicks off with New Features, Extended Tax Breaks

The Internal Revenue Service today opened the 2007 filing season that features telephone excise tax refunds, a new refund deposit feature and recently enacted tax breaks that may require extra attention from taxpayers. More...

Young Adults Information Night at Mental Health Association

The Mental Health Association in Dutchess County is pleased to present a "Young Adults" Information Night for 18 - 25 year olds. More...

New York Housing Market Returns to Early-Boom Levels in November

Sales of existing single-family homes in New York state in November dropped nearly 14 percent compared to November 2005, according to preliminary single-family sales data accumulated by the New York State Association of REALTORS ®. More...

Sheet Metal Workers Recruit Apprentices

The Sheet Metal Workers Local 38 Craft Training Fund will conduct recruitment January 2 through June 29, 2007 for 15 apprentices, the State Labor Department announced today. More...

Talk of the Town

We hope you all have your supply of maple syrup laid in. If the weather continues to stay mild the harvest will be down this year! More...

Ten Free Flowering Trees for Planting in New York

Ten free, flowering trees will be given to each person from New York who joins The National Arbor Day Foundation during January 2007. The free trees are part of the nonprofit Foundation's "Trees for America" campaign. More...

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