July 2, 2008 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Patterson Man Charged With DWI and Multiple Traffic Violations

Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Patterson man for driving while intoxicated. On June 14, 2008 at 11:40pm. More...

Patterson Woman Arrested for Falsely Reporting an Incident

Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Patterson woman for falsely reporting an incident. On June 8, 2008 at 6:15pm Deputy Matthew Monroe responded to Fox Run Lane, Patterson, for a reported violation of an Order of Protection. More...

Putnam Score Elects New Officers For '08/'09

Putnam SCORE is one of the 389 chapters of SCORE (Counselors to America's Small Business), a national organization dedicated to helping entrepreneurs and small business owners achieve success. More...

Fishkill Creek Watershed Committee to Meet

The Fishkill Creek Watershed Committee will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, July 14 from 7-9pm in the East Fishkill Community Library, Rt. 376, next to East Fishkill Town Hall. The public is invited. More...

Three New Falcons on Mid- Hudson Bridge

Three baby peregrine falcons chicks have a new home on the Mid-Hudson Bridge. Wildlife biologists recently visited the bridge to place leg tags on the chicks and monitor the perch. Mother and children were pronounced healthy and in great shape. More...

DEC Announces Tentative 2008-09 Waterfowl Hunting Seasons

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Pete Grannis has announced the tentative schedule for many of New York's 2008-2009 waterfowl hunting seasons, allowing sportsmen and sportswomen to plan outdoor activities w More...

CORRECTIONS

In the June 26, 2008 Putnam Valley edition of the PCN&R, article on Cimarron Ranch in Putnam Valley incorrectly stated that PV Town Councilman Bob Cinque represented Mr. Kaspar in litigation against the town. In fact Mr. More...

Gov. Paterson Urges Federal Government to Declare 23 New York Counties Agricultural Disaster Areas

Farmers suffer devastating crop losses from June 16 hail storm; Dutchess included

Governor David A. Paterson urged the federal government to declare 23 New York counties agricultural disaster areas. In a letter to Secretary of Agriculture Ed Schafer, Governor Paterson requested disaster assistance from the U.S. More...

First Presbyterian Announces Summer Schedule

The First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown, Cold Spring, has announced its summer schedule. Beginning this Sunday July 6 and through August 30, Sunday worship will begin at 9:30am. More...

Independence Day Weekend Concert at The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor

The three-day Independence Day Weekend means time for picnics and family fun. Wrap up the weekend with an oldfashioned band concert at the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor. More...

Wolf Den 1, Pack 137 Cub Scouts Enjoy a Sail on the Woody Guthrie

An evening sail on the Hudson was a special end-of-school treat for the Cub Scouts in Wolf Den 1, Pack 137 recently. More...

Putnam Valley Summer Blood Drive Scheduled for Tuesday, July 15

Drive will take place at the PV main firehouse on Oscawana Lake Road by Town Hall

The Putnam Valley Fire Department will be hosting its summer blood drive and hamburger cookout on 15 July from 2:30 until 8pm PM at the main firehouse on Oscawana Lake Road. As usual, they will be serving hamburgers, hot-dogs and snacks. More...

Putnam Hospital's Campaign for Tomorrow Fund Receives Monies for Their New Cancer Center

During the Northeastern Anesthesia Services Charity Tournament to benefit Putnam Hospital Center held at Ridgewood Country Club in Danbury, Jim Brennan of Brennan Construction Corp. More...

Welcome Back to the Farm: Rare Early American Farm Animals to Make Their home at Tilly Foster Farm Museum

Welcome back to the farm…spend a leisurely afternoon on July 12 at Tilly Foster Farm in Brewster. More...

Nelsonville Man Faces Charge of Aggravated Unlicensed Operation

Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Nelsonville resident for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation. On June 20, 2008 Deputy Michael Sutherland was on patrol on Main St. More...

Putnam Valley Man Faces Charge of Aggravated Unlicensed Operation

Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports Putnam Valley man charged with Unlawful Possession of Marijuana. On June 21, 2008 Deputy Michael Schmidt and Sgt. Szabo were on patrol on Rt. More...

Kent Man Charged With Dealing Marijuana From His Home

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Lake Carmel man after undercover deputies from the Sheriffs Narcotics Enforcement Unit made several purchases of large quantities of marijuana from him at his home. More...

Dutchess Putnam Restaurant & Tavern Assn. Schedules Monthly Meeting

The Dutchess Putnam Restaurant & Tavern Association will hold its monthly business luncheon on Tuesday, July 15 at the New Hamburg Yacht Club, 49 Point St., New Hamburg. More...

Feast of St. James Celebration at St. James the Apostle Church

Celebrate the 4th Annual Feast of St. James from Friday July 18 through Sunday July 20 at St. James the Apostle Church, located on Rt. 52 in Carmel. More...

Lighthouse Tour Scheduled for This Saturday

The Hudson River Maritime Museum announces the second in its five public lighthouse tours on Saturday, July 5, at 2pm. More...

Scenic Hudson Honors Those Improving State Parks

NYS Parks Commissioner Carol Ash and nonprofit Parks & Trails NY Saluted

Scenic Hudson honored New York State Parks Commissioner Carol Ash and the nonprofit Parks & Trails New York for spearheading major investments in popular state parks - including many in the Hudson Valley. More...

Defensive Driving at the Desmond-Fish Library

On Saturday, July 5 from 9:45am to 3:45pm, Rey Maharaj of Digital Defensive Driving will present a defensive driving course at the Desmond-Fish Library. The library is located at the intersection of Routes 403 and 9D in Garrison. More...

Changes in Metro-North Service on the 3rd and 4th of July

This year, Independence Day is more than just a day. It's a holiday weekend, now that July 4th is on a Friday. More...

MotherLode Trio Performs at Renegades Game

Philipstown's own MotherLode Trio was invited to sing the National Anthem and God Bless America at the Hudson Valley Renegades game on June 25, 2008. More...

Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic Sponsored by Putnam County Dept. of Health

The Putnam County Department of Health is sponsoring a free Rabies Vaccination Clinic at the Animal Hospital of Kent at 1242 Route 52, Carmel on Saturday, July 19, 2008 from 2- 4pm. Bring your dogs, cats and ferrets! More...

Middle Way Meditation Hermitage Offers Numerous Weekly Buddhist Meditations

Reverend Ocean of Compassion, Chris Raines, has opened his doors at the Middle Way Meditation Hermitage (117 Main Street 3E, Cold Spring) for Buddhist meditation. More...

Putnam Community Service Network Seeking Nominations

Isn't there some one person or organization who has taken that extra step, given support when needed, made an impact on you or someone you know? More...

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer Free Breastfeeding Class

On Thursday, July 24, from 7 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...

Putnam Hospital Center Opens New Patient Building With Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Amidst dignitaries and politicians, a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the new Camarda Care Center at Putnam Hospital Center was held on Thursday, June 26, 2008. More...

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