February 13, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Complete Responses of Village of Cold Spring Resident Survey of May 2007 Now Available

At the February 7, 2008 meeting of the Special Board for Cold Spring's Comprehensive Plan/LWRP, on behalf of the survey working group Anne Impellizzeri presented CDs with the complete responses to the 2007 Village of Cold Spring Resident Survey. More...

Merchants Association Continues to Accept Donations for Burris Fund

The Cold Spring Merchants Association has so far collected $3,000 for Ryan Burris's scholarship fund, in memory of his father, Cold Spring Police Sgt. Darrell Burris. More...

It's Not Too Late To Get Dept. of Health Flu Shot

The Putnam County Department of Health has received reports of laboratory confirmed cases of flu among Putnam County residents. More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

Kent Library Schedules Board Meeting

The Board of Trustees for the Kent Public Library will meet in the library on Tuesday Feb. 19 at 7:30pm. Board Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month and are open to the public. More...

Local Comedian Plans Comedy Night to Benefit Cancer Support Program

Enjoy an evening of laughter and NYC-style entertainment right here in the suburbs! More...

2007-2008 Stained-Glass Concert Series presents Diana Powers on Flute

The 2007-2008 Stained- Glass Concert Series presents Diana Powers on flute, on Sunday, February 17, 7pm at Holy Innocents Church in Highland Falls. This beautiful and eclectic program features works by C.P.E. More...

Letters to the Editor

Dissolving the Putnam Valley Comprehensive Plan Committee

Last Sunday over 97 million people watched the Super Bowl. During the two weeks leading up to the contest, both teams' coaches skillfully and comprehensively developed their respective game plans for the big event. More...

Memories of Guinan's on "Chapel" book blog

Dear Editor: Many of you are aware of Wendy Bounds Little Chapel on the River book which chronicled the life of Jim Guinan, the pub and the family, but you may not be aware of her wonderful blog which she now describes "as a place to share mem More...

Haldane Marriage Is Our Future

Dear Editor: The letter last week from a Garrison critic of my proposal to consolidate Haldane with neighboring school districts used some rather unneighborly language to describe me while missing my point. More...

Sports News

Giant Slalom Race at Belleayre Benefits Cerebral Palsy Group

Local radio station WKNY is sponsoring a giant slalom race for skiers and snowboarders at Belleayre on Sunday, March 2 for the benefit of the Community Rehabilitation Center of Kingston. More...

Monthly 2008 Full Moon Paddles Depart from April Through November

Full moon paddlers will be enjoying evening boating on the Hudson over the coming months. Leaving from Foundry Dock Park next to the Cold Spring Metro North parking lot (free parking on weekends), the paddlers will head north. More...

Bryce Tortora Biederman of Garrison Goes to Junior Olympics for Fencing

Local Garrison student Bryce Tortora Biederman recently qualified and will attend the Junior Olympics in Fencing this coming weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina. More...

Jennifer Bumgarner Confirmed as County Attorney

County to examine county-wide assessment

Jennifer Bumgarner was confirmed as the new Putnam County Attorney, but not without discussion. More...

Waterfront Illumination Options Considered at Village Workshop

Special Board invites DOT to make suggestions on new firehouse location

Cold Spring waterfront illumination could change radically if the Village Board pursues a plan presented to the Board at their weekly workshop meeting at the Village Hall on Tuesday, February 5, 2008. More...

Philip Baumgarten Scholarship Offered by the Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce

The Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the Philip Baumgarten Scholarship. More...

Pete Seeger Subject of Documentary on PBS' American Masters

"I look upon myself as a planter of seeds," the legendary artist and political activist says in American Masters Pete Seeger: The Power of Song. More...

PV BOE Audit Committee to Meet

The Putnam Valley Board of Education Audit Committee will meet on Tuesday, February 19, 2008 at 8pm in the District Office Conference Room to review the report of the Internal Auditor. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Schools

Cold Spring Resident Receives Fulbright Award

Cold Spring resident John V. More...

Putnam Valley Announces Honor Roll for 2nd Quarter of 07/08 School Year

High Honor Roll Grade 12 - Shannon Brown, Melinda Cestaro, Jackson Gilman-Forlini, Alexandra Huyghe, Ronald Mahnert, Katherine Mias, Joseph Rao, Thomas Ricci and Hannah E. More...

Local Students Named to Dean's List at the University of Vermont

The following students have been named to the dean's list for the fall 2007 semester at the University of Vermont: -Nancy Ganswindt, of Garrison, a junior Environmental Studies major in the College of Agriculture & Life Sciences More...

Births

Births

None this week, please check our index or search for a name with the search function. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Obituaries

None this week, please check our index or search for a name with the search function. More...

Briefly Noted

Putnam Hospital Center to Receive $750,000 to Develop New Cancer Center

Small Cities Community Development Block Grant Approved

Putnam Hospital Center (PHC) in Carmel will benefit from a $750,000 Community Development Block Grant through the New York State Office for Small Cities (OFSC). More...

Build Your Lawn Business with Turf Love: Cornell Cooperative Workshops

There will be two special roundtable workshops, sponsored by Cornell University's Cooperative Extension, for those professionals interested in the turf (lawn) industry Last year, the first group of homeowners in Putnam County participated in Turf More...

Ol' Fashioned Maple Sugaring at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum

Get a taste of ol'fashioned maple sugaring as the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum hosts its award winning Maple Sugar Tours from February 23 through March 22 with a special tour on Friday March 21. More...

Weekly Poll

How extensive should parking changes be in downtown Cold Spring?




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