November 24, 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 stmaryscoldspring. dioceseny.org Sun. More...

Stroke Wellness Workshop Hosted by HV Hospital Registration

Hudson Valley Hospital will be holding Stroke Wellness Workshops, open to stroke survivors, caregivers, and family members, on the fourth Wednesday of each month in the hospital's Dempsey House Conference Room. More...

Coming Events

ONGOING: Cold Spring Farmers' Market, last week at The Nest. Relocating indoors for the winter, Dec 5 through May at the Philipstown Community Center at Glenclyffe, Route 9D, Garrison, Saturdays, 8:30am- 1:30pm. More...

Putnam Valley's Tendy and Yetter Spar over Phosphate Ban

The Putnam Valley Town Board began its November 18 regular meeting with public hearings about the proposed septic pump-out law and the proposed phosphate fertilizer law. More...

Cold Spring Shoppers Get a Late Night Discount

Seventeen Cold Spring merchants will offer a 10 percent discount to late night holiday shoppers the first three Thursdays in December. On the 3rd, 10th, and 17th participating stores will stay open until 8pm, two hours later than normal. More...

NY State Booster Seat Law is Amended

Assemblywoman Sandy Galef announced that New York State has expanded the booster seat law to require children under the age of 8 to sit in a booster seat while in an automobile. The previous law required children ages 4-6 to use booster seats. More...

Take the Family to the Hudson's Newest Attraction

Looking for something to do over the Thanksgiving break? More...

Winter Doesn't Halt Stony Kill's Nature Programs

Winter is a fine time to observe nature. Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center invites you and your family to visit each Saturday in December at 2pm for an outdoor experience in nature. More...

Lifelong Cold Spring Resident Cecilia Glick Turns 100

Cecilia Glick, born and raised in Cold Spring, turned 100 years old on November 20. In her youth Cecilia (Ceil) was an accomplished swimmer and had even been known to swim across the Hudson River. More...

Metro-North Increases Train Service During the Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

On Thanksgiving Eve, Wednesday, November 25, Metro-North will operate extra early getaway trains, beginning at 1pm, so customers can take flight to start holiday preparations. More...

Employees Honored for Service at Putnam Hospital

One hundred forty-one employees who work at Putnam Hospital Center were recently recognized at a dinner reception for their years of service to the Carmel hospital. More...

Parenting Challenging Teens

Hospital Registration is open for the 3-session series, "Parenting Challenging Teens," at Mental Health America of Dutchess County, on Tue., Dec 1, Mon. Dec. 7, and Mon., Dec.14, 6 to 8pm, at the MHA building, 253 Mansion St. More...

Putnam County Harvest Images

These particular turkeys are for breeding, not for eating, the farmer reassured us. More...

Hudson River Valley Institute Lights up the Highlands

On November 25, 1783, the British evacuated the United States from New York City following the eight-year Revolutionary War. More...

HV Hospital Center Auxiliary Gala a Sold-out Success

Nearly 550 people celebrated Hudson Valley Hospital Center's 2009 Auxiliary Ball titled, "A Golden Gala," on Saturday, November 7, at Trump National Golf Club in Briarcliff Manor. This is the 49th year for the event. More...

Hansel & Gretel Gingerbread House Workshop in Beacon

On Sunday, November 29, the Cup and Saucer Tea Room, 165 Main Street, Beacon, will host a "Hansel & Gretel Gingerbread House Workshop Tea" at 4pm. Please call 831- 6287 for reservations. More...

'Meet the Animals' Open Days at Nature Museum

After Thanksgiving bring the entire family to the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum for a special celebration of the Museum's live animals! More...

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