January 27, 2010 RSS feed / General Stories

Graymoor to Host Bible Study for Adults

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement are presenting adult Bible studies classes on Wednesday mornings from 9:30 to 11: 15, through March 31. Led by Fr. Peter Taran, SA, the classes are focusing on the Gospel of St. Matthew. More...

Loretto Parishioners Join March for Life in Washington

Fifty people from Our Lady of Loretto Parish joined hundreds of thousands of other pro-life Americans in the 37th Annual March for Life in Washington, D.C., on Friday, January 22, the anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's Roe vs. More...

Feed the Birds, and Help Nourish Audubon As Well

I'm sitting at my desk and viewing the landscape through my window. It is 55 degrees with a strong SE wind blowing sheeting rain sideways and pelting it against the window. More...

Lyons Family Accepts Plaque from Fish and Fur Club

The Nelsonville Fish and Fur Club recently presented a plaque to the family of the late Harold Lyons in appreciation of all the support Harold gave to the club over many years. More...

Garrison Woman Honored by Italian American Group

Concetta Tomaino, DA, MT-BC, LCAT, executive director of the Institute for Music and Neurologic Function, was recently honored as one of three "Wise Women" of 2009 by the Greater New York Region branch of the National Organization of Italian Americ More...

A Reading of Letters Sent Home in Time of War

Valentine's Day evokes images of hearts, Cupid shooting his arrows at lovers, and boxes of chocolates. But Valentine's Day is different when loved ones are far from home and in harm's way. More...

Roaring Brook's Broken Boats

On January 20, among the reports that typically occupy the Putnam Valley Town Board during monthly meetings was discussion of a relatively routine boat auction in the Roaring Brook Lake section of town. More...

It's Eagle Central at Teatown Festival

Teatown Lake Reservation will host the Sixth Annual Hudson River EagleFest on Saturday, February 6, 2010, from 9am to 4pm. More...

Evidence in the Snow: Tricky Tracks

On Sunday, January 31, at 10am, come to the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Outdoor Discovery Center, entrance on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall, to learn how to recognize different animal tracks. 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 stmaryscoldspring. dioceseny.org Sun. More...

Lisa Wells and John Cafarella Are Engaged to be Married

John and Margaret Cafarella of Canadensis, PA, are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Brian, to Lisa Wells, of Kettering, OH. The wedding will take place in Ohio on June 26, 2010. The groom is a 1995 graduate of Haldane High School. More...

Highland Garden Club Honors Hospitalized Vets

The Highland Garden Club held the final celebration of its 80th Anniversary at the Chalet on the Hudson on January 22. More...

Coming Events

ONGOING: Cold Spring Farmers' Market, relocating indoors for the winter, through May, to Philipstown Community Center at Glenclyffe, Route 9D, Garrison, Saturdays, 8:30am-1:30pm. More...

Putnam Valley Traffic Stops

Aggravated unlicensed operation arrests are soaring in Putnam County. The Putnam County Sheriff's Department, Kent Police, and Carmel Police have been busy in recent days with the arrests of motorists on the vehicle and traffic law infraction. More...

Putnam Valley Cancer Survivor Talks to Students

On Sunday, January 10, a roomful of high school students learned up close and personal how a diagnosis of breast cancer impacts not just the woman with the disease, but her entire family. More...

Talk on Thomas Cole and the Legacy of the Hudson

The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in partnership the Cornwall Presbyterian Church presents their Winter Evening Speakers Series: Thomas Cole and the Legacy of the Hudson River School. More...

Poetry with the Princess

Diane Boujikian Each morning, three-, four-, and five-year-old students at the Randolph School gather in a circle and wait for Princess Christine to appear, wearing her hand-crafted, ribbon flowing, multi-jeweled hat, and bearing her magical wan More...

200 Years of Ice Yachting on the Hudson River

The Beacon Sloop Club presents "Two Hundred Years of Ice Yachting on the Hudson River" with Brian Read on Friday, Feb. 12, at 7pm. More...

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