September 12, 2007 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Knitting Club to Meet Weekly at Reed Library

Come to the Reed Memorial Library on Thursday evenings for the "In Stiches" Knitting Club, from 6:30-8pm. Join a friendly group to sit and stich with. For additional information please call 845-225-2439. The Library is located at the corner of Rt. More...

Unveiling of Second Annual Hero Program at Hudson Valley Hospital Center

John C. Federspiel, president Sue Sheehy, chairperson of of Hudson Valley Hospital Center led a dedication of the "wall of heroes" on Wednesday, September 5 in the main corridor of the hospital. More...

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer Free Breastfeeding Class

On Thursday, October 4, from 7:30 to 9pm, the Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center will offer a free Breastfeeding Class at the hospital, located at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Silvia Scanga and BJ LeMon Are Wed

Nicola and Giuliana Scanga of Cold Spring are proud to announce the marriage of their daughter Silvia Scanga to BJ LeMon. BJ is the son of Bill and Linda LeMon, also of Cold Spring. More...

"Wildlife of the Hudson Highlands" Hudson River Ramble Program at Nature Museum

On Saturday, September 15 and 29 at 10am the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will take you on an exciting adventure. Join museum educators at the Museum's Outdoor Discovery Center, 20 Kenridge Farm Drive, Route 9W, Cornwall. More...

Jazz Vespers is Back with More Music

Jazz Vespers returns with even more jazz music this Saturday at 5:30pm at the First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown, 10 Academy St., Cold Spring. More...

Putnam Valley Sunset Series Sponsors Multi Vendor Tag Sale

Putnam Valley Sunset Series will hold a Multi Vendor Tag Sale, September 29, at the Leonard Wagner Memorial Town Park. This event supports the Sunset Series Free Concerts, Family Movies, Teen Programs, and Special Events. More...

Lions Club and Knights of Columbus Join Forces to Help Philipstown Food Pantry

The Cold Spring Lions Club and Knights of Columbus will collect donations of food stuff and household items to help support the Philipstown Food Pantry this Saturday. More...

Family Dispute Leads to Charges Against Wife

Putnam County Sheriff Smith has reported the August 25, 2007 arrest of a Town of Philipstown woman following a complaint of a domestic disturbance. According to the Sheriff, at about 12:15am on that day, Sheriff's Deputy Shannon Schnaars and Sgt. More...

Talk of the Town

Best wishes for s speedy recuperation to young Tanner Froats. We hear the he is an amazing patient and that his parents are very proud of him. More...

Caring Circle Bereavement ProgramOffers Support for Grieving Children

A bereavement support program for children ages 3-18 and their families. Age-specific peer groups utilize discussion and activities to provide a safe environment to foster healthy grieving and promote healing for both children and adults. More...

Cold Spring Cemetery Sign Reburbished by Joe Etta

The "cemetery regulations" sign at the entrance of the Cold Spring Cemetery was recently refurbished and a new coat of paint applied. Joe Etta of cold spring volunteered to accomplish this project. His son, Phil Etta assisted. More...

Last Ribbon Cutting for HV Hospital's Ann Athas

It was standing room only at the retirement tea held in the Wagner Conference Room of the Hudson Valley Hospital on Sept 6th for Ann Athas, Director of Public Relations for the hospital. More...

Night Travelers

"… They've got the urge for going, and they've got the wings so they can go." The Joni Mitchell song beautifully records the emotions and events of autumn - meadow grass turning brown, summer falling down, and winter coming on. More...

Howland Center Financial Workshop: Six Mistakes Retirees Often Make with Their Finances

A financial workshop for investors over age 60 who are planning to retire or have already retired and who want to learn ways to help manage retirement assets will be held at the Howland Public Library, 313 Main Street, Beacon on September 27 at 6pm More...

Putnam's First Handicaped- Accessible Trail Receives $2k Donation

Margot I. Irish of White Plains recently donated $2,000 to support the building of Putnam County's first handicapped accessible trail on Putnam County Land Trust property in Brewster. More...

Free Health Screenings Available at Putnam Hospital Center Reservoir Classic Road Race & Health Expo

For the 20th consecutive year, the Annual PHC Reservoir Classic & Health Expo will be held at Putnam Hospital Center on Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel- this year on Sunday, September 23. More...

Free Lunch, Listen and Learn Cancer Programs to be Held at Putnam Hospital Center in October

Putnam Hospital Center's Department of Oncology Services and Cancer Care, Inc., will sponsor a series of programs for cancer patients and their families this fall. More...

Computer Classes for the Novice or Beginner Through SeniorNet

Senior citizens, have you been putting off learning the computer? Now is your chance to get into a class of only six students, with a coach for each two students, plus an instructor. More...

Children's Community Services Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Children's Community Services, sponsored by the First Reformed Church, Fishkill, New York, will celebrate its 25th Anniversary on Sunday, September 30, 2007. More...

Parents of Multiples Group to Meet

DCPOMS (Dutchess County Parents of Multiples) will be hosting two major events this fal.l. The first event is: "Come Meet the Parents of Multiples" to be held at Babies R'Us on RT 9 in Poughkeepsie (near the Galleria) on October 21 at 9:30am. More...

First Beacon Sloop Club Alternative Energy Festival Takes Place at Waterfront

The first Beacon Sloop Club Alternative Energy Festival will take place in Beacon, at the waterfront on Sunday, September 23, 2007 from noon-6pm, rain or shine. This festival will feature renewable and alternative energy information and displays. More...

Hudson Valley Celiac Support Group Meets Monthly

The monthly meeting of the Hudson Valley Celiac Support Group meets in Conference Room B at Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie, on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:30-8pm. More...

District Attorney Reminds Victims of Sex Crimes of New HIV Testing Options

Putnam County District Attorney Kevin L. Wright said effective November 1, 2007 any victim of a serious sex crime would be encouraged to take advantage of an important new law to have HIV testing done on the accused defendant. More...

Mental Health Association in Dutchess County Announces Recruitment For CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)

Recruitment is now taking place for citizen-volunteers to serve as Court Appointed Special Advocates for children in foster care in Dutchess County. More...

Hospice Care in Westchester and Putnam Offers Free Bereavement Support Groups in Northern Westchester

People often feel overwhelmed with grief following the loss of a loved one. More...

Coin Collectors to Meet

The Croton River Numismatic Society of Carmel, New York (a coin club) will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, Seatember 18,2007 in the Guideposts Cafeteria, 39 Seminary Hill Road in Carmel at 7:30pm. More...

Arbor Day Foundation Announces Ten Free Trees for Planting in New York

Ten free trees will be given to each person from New York who joins the Arbor Day Foundation during September 2007. More...

Indian Point Tests Sirens on Wednesday, September 12

Entergy Nuclear will test the Indian Point emergency notification sirens on Wednesday, Sept. 12, at 2pm. All sirens will sound simultaneously at fullvolume for four minutes in Westchester, Rockland, Orange and Putnam counties. More...

Celebrate National Card Making Day at NH Fire House

Celebrate National Card Making Day at the North Highlands Fire House on Saturday, October 6, 2007, from 10am-2pm. You will create 24 Stampin Up! seasonal greeting cards- Hand stamped by You. There will also be a special Stampin Up! More...

A Description of the Aftermath of the Recent Earthquake in Peru

After searching through volumes of previous service projects at our colleges and visiting every travel abroad website we encountered, my friend Julissa Llosa and I found both the internship program and price to fit our needs, and our colleges were More...

Poll

Which event will you attend?


The below video is sponsored by The Church on the Hill.

Come to The Church on the Hill and invite a friend. from from the Public Square on Vimeo.

>