July 15, 2009 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Abruzzi Earthquake Benefit Show is a Great Success

A benefit concert for the Abruzzi Earthquake Victims was held at the historic Paramount Center for the Arts on Monday evening, June 22, 2009. The concert was presented under the auspices of the American Accordionists' Association. More...

MTA Builds 'A Bridge Too Far'

Praising the Putnam Legislature's Tax Revolt, in the Spirit of '76

The epic 1977 film A Bridge Too Far tells the story of an attempt by the Allied army to seize a key bridge deep in the heart of the occupied Netherlands during World War II. While audacious, the attempt failed. More...

Slambovian Circus Plays at Dockside to a Thousand

Gandalf Murphy and Slambovian Circus of Dreams, the favorite band of many Cold Spring residents, entertained a large crowd at the riverfront last Sunday evening, thanks to the Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce's Summer Sunset Music Series. More...

DEC Offers Workshop on Watershed Education

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center will offer a three-day Summer Institute for Hudson Valley teachers from Wednesday, August 12, through Friday, August 14. More...

Beacon Man Faces Multiple Charges After 9D Pursuit

Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a City of Beacon man who fled from a deputy sheriff who attempted to initiate a traffic stop of the man's vehicle. More...

Community Celebrates Completion of New and Improved Haldane Playground

A short reprieve in the rain on Friday, June 19, allowed students, staff, and friends of the Haldane School to celebrate the culmination of three years of dedicated volunteer efforts toward the school's new and improved playground. 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...

Curb Appeal Equals Positive Community Results

Keep Putnam Beautiful is awarding Beautification Award plaques to commercial properties which have especially attractive road frontages. 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...

Pawera Wants to Lead Town Down the Right Road

Candidate for Putnam Valley Highway Superintendent Wants to Lead Town down the Right Road Mark Pawera has announced that he will be seeking election to the office of Putnam Valley Highway Superintendent this November. More...

Rabies Awareness Tips from Health Department

As summer continues outdoor activities will be in full force and the Putnam County Department of Health would like to remind Putnam County residents to be aware of the potential for rabies exposure. More...

Continental Village Couple Face Drug, Fireworks Charges

Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of a Garrison couple on marijuana and fireworks charges. More...

Deer Population Management Discussed on 'Dear Sandy'

Assemblywoman Sandy Galef hosts Beth Herr, from the Westchester County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Conservation, and George Morrison, both of Westchester County's Citizens' Task Force on White-Tailed Deer and Forest Regeneration on her cab More...

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