March 3, 2010 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. More...

Friars Host Modern Spiritual Masters Series Mini-Retreats

Modern Spiritual Masters, a series of mini-retreats presented by the Franciscian Friars of the Atonement, are continuing on Saturday mornings during Lent at the Graymoor Spiritual Life Center. More...

Pushups Raise Funds for Wounded Warrier Project

During the months of March and April, 100 health clubs, personal training studios, and fitness boot camps will hold Pushups for Charity events in their respective towns involving thousands of participants and generating thousands of dollars each in More...

VA to Hold Veteran Patient Safety Awareness Fair

VA Hudson Valley Health Care System will hold a Veteran Patient Safety Awareness Fair at the Castle Point campus on Route 9D in the Town of Fishkill. The fair will take place on Wednesday, March 10, 2010 from 9am to 3pm in the Multi-Purpose Room. More...

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For all of the havoc it wrought, the beauty of last week’s snow storm can’t be denied. More...

Orders Now Being Taken for County Seedling Sale

The Putnam County Soil and Water Conservation District has kicked off its Plant Putnam 2010 seedling sale. More...

Coaching Approach to Writing for Nonprofits

Writing is about much more than just the written word. It is a process in which the writer must master five distinct roles—only one of which is writing. More...

Board Eyes $200,000 Water Update

COLD SPRING VILLAGE BOARD

The Cold Spring Village Board last week took a first step toward a $200,000 replacement of the main control panel at the water treatment plant on Fishkill Rd., an upgrade suggested by a problem that occurred January 28. More...

Bank Street Snowman Weathers the Storm

George, Harry, and Catherine Leiter in front of their enormous snowman. The boys and their dad, Robert, spent most of Sunday building it. More...

‘A Miracle’ in Garrison Head-on Crash

Police are calling it a miracle that no one was killed or even seriously injured in a headon crash along Route 9D in Garrison. More...

Justice Discussion Series: What’s the Right Thing to Do?

“Is torture ever justified? Would you steal a drug so your child could survive? More...

Sign Up Now for Computer Learning Classes for Seniors

Senior residents interested in learning about technology and computers are being encouraged to register for a variety of classes and workshops being offered by the Putnam Office for the Aging at two locations: Putnam Valley Senior Center, 117 Town P More...

Garrison’s Oscar Connection

“And the Oscar goes to.... Randi Schlesinger of Garrison, NY for her role in ‘DellaCura!’” More...

Mid-Hudson Leaders Tackle Realities of This Decade

When seven county executives representing the Mid- Hudson region compare their current and future challenges, they can’t help but hit on the same themes. More...

New Laws Are Tough on Teenage Drivers

Young and inexperienced drivers are at risk each time they get behind the wheel. More...

PV Woman Receives Award from Cancer Organization

Andrea Karl, of Putnam Valley, has been named one of Support Connection’s Spirit of Hope Award winners. More...

Holistic Moms Host Diapering Alternatives Talk

On Tuesday, March 9, Holistic Moms Network of Putnam County will be hosting a roundtable discussion on alternatives to disposable diapers. Attendees will learn about many different kinds of cloth diapers that are currently available. More...

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