July 22, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

No Voting at North Highlands Fire Hall

Hans Moeller, a commissioner with the North Highlands Fire District, is upset. More...

Bondi Looks to Replace Home Nursing Service

An emotional battle is brewing in Putnam County. More...

Ball Out-raises Hall in 19th Congressional District Race

Assemblyman Greg Ball has raised more money than Congressman John Hall in the hotly contested race for the 19th Congressional District. More...

Three Main Street Businesses Robbed

Officer George Kane of the Cold Spring Police Department told the PCN&R Tuesday that during the past week three Main Street businesses were burglarized by as yet unknown perpetrators. More...

Public Notice

The Cold Spring Fire House is seeking pictures of the re-dedication ceremony for the Hudson- Fulton bell. Please send photos to editor@pcnr. com. More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

Cultural Events

JULIA L. BUTTERFIELD MEMORIAL LIBRARY Rtes. 301 & 9D 845-265-3040 www.butterfieldlibrary.org Mon & Wed: 10am-8pm T, T, F and Sat: 10am-5pm Sun. 12-3pm Fri. More...

Annie Jr. opens 'Tomorrow, Tomorrow' at the Depot

What do you get when you take 38 Philipstown kids and let them loose in a production of Annie? Pure joy! More...

Butterfield Cries 'Wolf!'

The Julia L. Butterfield Memorial Library will welcome the Wolf Conservation Center (WCC) of South Salem, NY, and their seven-year-old Arctic gray wolf, Atka, on July 24 at 9:30am. More...

Letters to the Editor

Rediscovering the Original Green Jobs

Editorial

Some 25,000 or more will gather this weekend at Veterans Memorial Park in Kent for the 4-H Fair. It is Putnam's largest event each year, drawing residents in with exhibits of antique machinery, a livestock pavilion, and other amusements. More...

Tendy: Date and Time Stamp Was Useless

To the Editor: I have just finished reading the PCN&R interview with Putnam Valley Democratic candidate for Supervisor, Dawn Powell ("Will It Be Dawn in PutnamValley," July 15). More...

Praising Community Day

To the Editor: The last time I wrote to the Editor was many years ago, in 1996, following a celebration of the 150th Anniversary of our Village. More...

Sports News

PV/C 14-U Team Soars to First Place in WPBA Action

The WPBA regular-season is winding down and playoff berths are being locked up over the final two weeks of the regular season before the post season starts in the first week of August. More...

Philipstown 9-10 Softball All Star Wrap-Up

Haldane varsity softball coach Nick Lisikatos had a smile on his face this past week after watching the play of the Philipstown 9-10 softball all star team. More...

Philipstown Recreation Department News

Phone: 424-4618 Fax: 424- 4686. Website: philipstownrecreation. com F.I.S.H. Phone: 424-4669. For your convenience registration forms are available at the Philipstown Town Clerk's Office. F.I.S.H. More...

An Edgy Exchange

Gallagher and Robertson Trade Jabs at Village Board Meeting

The agenda for the Cold Spring Village Board meeting held on July 14, 2009, was about as routine as they get, with one notable exception: an unscheduled sparring match lasting several rounds between Trustee Gordon Robertson and Mayor Seth Gallagher More...

Do GUFS Teachers Need a Dress Code?

School board reorganizational meetings are usually pretty tame affairs, but the July 14, 2009, Garrison Union Free School District meeting was anything but. More...

Still Talking About Peekskill Hollow Road

Discussion of the best way to preserve Peekskill Hollow Road continued at the July 15, 2009, Putnam Valley Town Board meeting. More...

Unemployment, While High, is Region's Lowest

If job losses affecting Putnam residents are any indicator, the recession is far from over. More...

Silver Spoon Celebrates Four Years on Main

Part of a series on local eateries

Jimmy Ebdelhady throws his head back and lets out a big laugh. Actually, it's more like a giant, infectious giggle. "Well, I certainly wasn't born with a silver spoon in my mouth," he chuckles. More...

Tiki Daddy Brings Touch of Hawaii to Dockside

Tiki Daddy performed at the Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce's Summer Sunset Music Series on Sunday, July 19, at the riverfront park in Cold Spring. More...

Focus on Philipstown

Schools

Marsh Named to American University Dean's List

Emily Marsh, a sophomore in American University's School of International Service majoring in international studies, was named to the spring 2009 Dean's List. Marsh is a resident of Garrison. More...

Haldane HS 2008/09 4th Quarter Honor Roll

PRINCIPALS LIST Grade 12: Jay Barrett, Gregory Casement, Thomas Des Marais, Michael Impellittiere, Conor McCann, Christopher Ryan, Alessandra Scanga, Jessica Valenti Grade 11: Tatiana Gilmartin, Zachary Kane-Seitz, Grace O'Malley, More...

Haldane MS 2008/09 4th Quarter Honor Roll

PRINCIPALS LIST: Grade 8: Elizabeth Casparian, Maris Howell, Patrick Junjulas, Laura Kearns, Molly Prins, Carolyn Schaefer, Bayley Semple, Aaron Seymour, Clare Shanahan, Miranda Thompson Grade 7: Kieran Austin, Mary Callaghan, Claire Carroll, Ra More...

Perspectives

"ANGEL IN THE WINGS"

(Part 3 of 3)

It was agreed between Anna and Mrs. Sage that she (Mrs. Sage) would purchase Constitution Island from Anna for $175,000; a figure previously set forth by Anna. More...

Briefly Noted

Talk of our Town

Hopefully this coming weekend will be bright and sunny for Garden Day at Constitution Island, the 4H Fair in Carmel, and the Cold Spring Chamber-sponsored Summer Sunset Music Series, which will feature Natalie Amendola and Kathleen Pemble this comi 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...

Blessed Kateri Tekawitha Shrine Dedicated at Loretto

On July 14th, the Feast Day of Blessed Kateri Tekawitha, a shrine in her honor was blessed in the garden of Our Lady of Loretto Church by Fr. Brian T. McSweeney (above right) following the 8:15am Mass. More...

Weekly Poll

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