February 18, 2009 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Putnam County Partnering with Scotland for Potential Economic Development

Putnam County is working with companies in Scotland to locate offices or other facilities here. To develop contacts, the Putnam County Economic Development Corporation joined the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce. More...

'Envisioning Peekskill's Waterfront' Talk by National Maritime Society

Many of the Hudson River towns and cities realize that their waterfronts are a major asset and the time is ripe for redevelopment and revitalization so that they once again become centers of activity and economic growth. More...

IRS Tips on Tax Credits to Offset Education Costs

Education tax credits can help offset the costs of higher education for yourself or a dependent. The Hope Credit and the Lifetime Learning Credit are two education credits available which may benefit you. More...

Putnam County Local Early Intervention Coordinating Council to Meet

The next meeting of the Early Intervention Coordinating Council has been scheduled for March 13, 2009, commencing at 10am in Classroom #1 at the Putnam County Training & Operations Center, 112 Old Route 6, Carmel. More...

Brewster Teen Charged in Residential Burglary

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a 19-year-old Brewster youth on charges stemming from allegedly breaking into a private residence and stealing items from within. More...

Homebuyers Series to Begin Through Putnam County Housing Corporation

The Putnam County Housing Corporation (PCHC) is taking reservations for a five-part Homebuyers Seminar, to be held weekly beginning in late March (time and dates to be announced). More...

Community Shows Support for Putnam Family and Community Services at Open House Day

It was standing room only at Putnam Family & Community Services (PFCS) on Wednesday, February 11, 2009. More...

Could Exercise be Your First Line of Defense Against Colds and the Flu?

Can exercise a day keep the doctor away? Hudson Valley Hospital Center physician says 'Yes'! Now is the time to make moderate physical activity part of your daily life. More...

Save the Date for Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Hike-A-Thon

If you're a hiker or outdoor enthusiast be sure to circle Saturday, April 25 on your calendar and make plans to attend the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Third Annual Hike- A-Thon. More...

From Brooklyn to Brewster — Newborn Lamb Rescued at Green Chimneys

A two-week-old lamb, found abandoned in a box in Brooklyn, arrived at Green Chimneys today. The lamb and its newborn brother — both with umbilical cords still attached — were suspected of being dumped by a NYC slaughterhouse. More...

Town of Putnam Valley Woman Charged With Assault

Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Putnam Valley woman on a charge of assault resulting from a domestic dispute. More...

Two Putnam County Youths Accused of Stealing Safe

Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of two Putnam County youths on charges stemming from allegedly stealing a safe from a Carmel residence. More...

Rental Subsidy Available Through Putnam County Housing Corporation

If you are having difficulty meeting your rental obligations, the HUD Housing Choice Voucher Rental Subsidy Program (Section 8) maybe able to help. The program provides a subsidy to assist residents who cannot pay their up to 30% of their income. More...

Philipstown Republicans Throw Birthday Bash for Abe

On February 12, 2009, the Philipstown Republican Committee celebrated Abraham Lincoln's 200th birthday in a big way at The Stadium Restaurant in Garrison. More...

Constitution Marsh: Protecting a Highlands Gem at February Waterman Bird Club Meeting

On Monday, February 23 at 7:30pm the Waterman Bird Club's monthly program will feature Eric Lind, presenting Constitution Marsh Audubon Center and Sanctuary: Protecting a Highlands Gem. More...

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