July 8, 2009 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Trading up? Cleaning Out? Try Donating to the 4-H Fair

Cornell Cooperative Extension is seeking donations for their annual Country-Living Auction. More...

Host a Summer Blood Drive

Besides enjoying the sand and surf this summer, the New York Blood Center is asking residents to please help our local patients and hospitals by hosting a summer blood drive. More...

Coming Events

ONGOING: Cold Spring Farmers' Market, Saturdays through Thanksgiving, 8:30am-1:30pm, at The Nest, Chestnut St. Putnam Valley Farmers' Markets: Fridays, 3-7pm, Tompkins Cnrs Methodist Church, outdoors, 729 Peekskill Hollow Rd. June 19-Oct. More...

Partners With PARC Host 12th Annual Golf Outing

Partners with PARC will host its annual golf benefit on Monday, July 13, 2009, at the renowned Centennial Golf Club in Carmel, NY. More...

Groom Your Pooch at Humane Society Dog Wash

The Putnam Humane Society's unique summertime Dog Wash Day Spa will be held at the shelter on Old Rte 6, Carmel, from 11am to 4pm on Sunday, July 12 (raindate July 26). More...

Neuro Support at PHC

Putnam Hospital Center's free Neuro Support Group will meet Monday, July 20, from 4 to 5pm, in the PHC conference room at the hospital, located at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Bicycle Decorating Contest

Brooke Vahos, top, won first place with her historical approach: She dressed as Sybil Ludington, the Paul Revere of Putnam County, while her bike served as the horse. More...

Religious Services

ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN THE HIGHLANDS 1 Chestnut Street, Cold Spring Fr. Shane Scott- Hamblen, Rector, 265- 2539 Mr. Ron Greene, Senior Warden, 265-3624 www.stmaryscoldspring. dioceseny.org Sun. More...

Documentaries on Faith to Screen at Graymoor

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement are presenting eight documentaries focusing on issues of faith Tuesday evenings during July and August at 7:30pm. Following each viewing, informal discussion will follow. More...

Putnam Highlands Audubon Blazes a New Trail

The Putnam Highlands Audubon Society has announced that after establishing a trail on the Watergrass Sanctuary, recently accepted under the protection of the Hudson Highlands Land Trust as a conservation easement, the trail will be opened to the pu More...

Weekly Family Movies Under the Stars at Ryan Park

The Kent Recreation and Parks Department will sponsor a family entertainment event on Wednesdays in July. More...

'Litter Patrol' Works to Keep Putnam Beautiful

The Putnam County Litter Patrol was hard at work last week on Rt. 9D in Cold Spring. Pictured above, Left to right are: Kenneth Swari, Jonathan Abbey, Chris Zelyez, Doug Braunstein, and their "Job Coach," Nick Piperis, stopping to take a break. More...

Lyme Disease Documentary Screens at Downing Center

The riveting film Under Our Skin will be screened at the Downing Film Center, located at 19 Front St. on the Newburgh waterfront. More...

Cold Spring Man Charged With Criminal Mischief

Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Village of Cold Spring man on a felony charge of criminal mischief. On June 25, 2009 at 5am, Deputy Sheriff William Rossiter responded to a report of a trespass on Route 9 in the Town of Philipstown. More...

2009 Cold Spring Community Day

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