August 12, 2009 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

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...

Man Who Lives Near Ballpark Complains About Noise

Village Rec Commission weighs concerns

The Cold Spring Recreation Commission met on August 6, 2009, to hear several residents and to review various applications received for use of parks and other areas under their jurisdiction. More...

Independence Party Makes Endorsements

The Independence Party has announced its endorsement of Sam Davis and Chris Lieberman for Putnam Valley Town Board, Dawn Powell for Town Supervisor, and Gina Capone for Town Justice. More...

Come Visit the New Arrivals at Tilly Foster Farm

Children will be delighted by the new arrivals at Tilly Foster Farm: flocks of baby turkeys, chickens, and ducks. More...

Homola is Garden Club Intern at Stonecrop

Gabrielle Homola, the Philipstown Garden Club's summer intern at Stonecrop Nurseries, is spending her summer working and learning from the extensive professional staff there. More...

Cold Spring Seniors Invited to Annual Picnic on Saturday

The Village of Cold Spring Board of Trustees welcomes all local seniors to the Annual Senior Citizens' Picnic, to be held at Mayors Park this Saturday, August 15, from 12 noon until 3pm. More...

WWII Radio Studio to be Re- Enacted at AARP Meeting

All Putnam County seniors are invited to attend the Putnam County Chapter #1183 AARP September meeting, a meeting which will start the new season with an exciting World War II show. More...

Finding God in the Beauty of Constitution Marsh

If you were to make a date with God to celebrate His Work of Creation, you couldn't have chosen a better day than Friday, August 7, or a better place to meet Him than at the Constitution Marsh Audubon Center and Sanctuary in Garrison. More...

Career Coaching Offered at Graymoor Spiritual Center

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York is offering the first of a free two-part workshop at the Graymoor Spiritual Life Center on August 27 at 7pm. The second session will be held on September 9. More...

Lake Peekskill Family Day

A community celebrates the summer

Residents of Putnam Valley's Lake Peekskill celebrated their second annual Lake Peekskill Family Day on Saturday, August 1, 2009. More...

Legislature Wants More Budget Control

Voters will have final say on charter change proposal

On Election Day voters across Putnam County will make the final determination whether the county legislature should have the authority, along with the county executive, to make mid-year budget cuts. More...

Become a Young Naturalist and Interact with Nature

Do you know a young naturalist? More...

Four Arrested for Possession of Controlled Substance

On August 1, 2009, at approximately 4:15am, Police Officer Tompkins of the Village of Cold Spring Police conducted a traffic stop on Main Street for a minor traffic violation. More...

SPECIALLY FOR SENIORS

Putnam's Most Elderly Assisted by Variety of Programs

Seventy-two of Putnam's most elderly are being aided each day by the Expanded In-home Services Program. More...

Attorney General's Office Brings Health Care Information to Cold Spring's Seniors

On August 6, a representative from Attorney General Cuomo's office spoke to seniors at Chestnut Ridge complex on the topic of health care. More...

Cancer Awareness Walk Kicks Off Registration Drive

Support Connection, Inc., a not-for-profit organization that provides free support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer, launched registration and fundraising for their 15th Annual Support-AWalk with two kickoff events in July. More...

Weekly Poll

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