September 16, 2009 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

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...

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...

Tilly Foster Farm's Younger Set Takes a Stroll

A pair of Tilly Foster Farm's newer residents, baby oxen Rundell Bloomer and Tillingham Foster, take their constitutional across the idyllic fields at the Brewster property. More...

Parks Office to Hold Public Info Meeting re Fahnestock

The Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation will hold a public information meeting regarding the preparation of a Draft Master Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Clarence Fahnestock Memorial and Hudson Highlands State P More...

Cold Spring Pair Charged With Marijuana Sales

Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrests of two under age Cold Spring residents as the result of a three-month investigation into the sale of marijuana in the Villages of Cold Spring and Nelsonville. More...

'Let Us Commune Wisely With the Past'

A sermon, a church, and the heyday of historic preservation

"God gave us memory . . . Let us commune wisely with the past." So began the sermon at a rural church fifty miles north of New York City on Sunday August 20, 1876. More...

Mark Your Calendar - Meetings This Week

Thursday 9/17 Friday 7 PM - Cold Spring Zoning Board of Appeals 7 PM-PV Board of Ed Business Mtg 7:30 PM - Philipstown Planning Board 17 Friday 9/18 Monday Rosh Hashanah Begins SATURDAY 9/19 8:45-11: More...

Jews Throughout the World Celebrate High Holy Days

Jews throughout the world celebrate the High Holy Days this weekend with Rosh Hashanah— the Jewish New Year—on Sept. 19 and 20. The holidays culminate the following Monday, Sept. 28,with Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement. More...

Putnam Service Network Holds Awards Breakfast

Mark your calendars now for Wednesday, September 30, at 9am, when the Putnam Community Service Network holds its Twenty-fourth Annual Awards Breakfast at Clearpool Education Center in Carmel. More...

An Anniversary Celebrated at First Presbyterian

The First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown celebrated the 5th anniversary of Rev. Leslie Mott's pastorate there in a recent service. Shown in photo are Parish Associates the Rev. Susan Lunning and Rev. Dr. More...

Story Hours Enhance Language Development

It's never too early to read with your baby. You can share books with an infant when he or she is only days old. Hearing the sound of language, looking at the pictures and being cuddled all have a positive effect on a baby's development. More...

Nature Notebook

You 'Ort' to Know …

Here's an easy thing for you to do at home with your family to help the environment: keep track of ort. What, you may ask, is ort? More...

October 2009 Programs at Putnam Hospital Center

The following is a description of October's programs at Putnam Hospital Center. All programs are offered free of charge. *Wednesday, October 7, 6:30pm—Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS): Do You Have It & What Should You Know? More...

Philipstown Potpourri

Main Street's Cozy Showplace

Now elderly, and being forced to come to grips with prospects of facing an unsure future, the illustrious Hudson Theatre brought down its final curtain in 1969, due pointedly to the eroding downturn of business along Main Street. More...

Putnam Pastimes

Patterson's Clough Preserve is an Ideal Place for a Late Summer Walk

There is a back-to-business feeling in the air now that summer vacations are over. But don't forget to enjoy this time of year— in many ways it is the best time to explore the natural wonders in and around Putnam County. More...

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