May 26, 2010 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Susan Allen is Among Senior Volunteers Honored

The Retired Senior Volunteer Program of Putnam County honored its 541 active volunteers at a luncheon at Sciortino’s Restaurant on Friday, May 14. More...

Local Vets: The Purple Heart Museum Wants You

Do you have a relative or loved one who was wounded in action and awarded a Purple Heart? More...

Preserving the Memory of a Nation’s Sacrifice

For many, Memorial Weekend signals the end of spring and the beginning of summer. Truly though, it has a deeper meaning. More...

At Glynwood Farm, Sheep Shed Their Winter Coats

The weather was perfect for the 15th Annual Sheepshearing Day at Glynwood, a demonstration farm that serves as a “field laboratory” for understanding the problems and needs of rural communities. More...

General Huntoon Will Take the Lead at West Point

U.S. Secretary of De-fense Robert M. Gates announced last week that the President has nominated Lt. Gen. David H. Huntoon, Jr., for reappointment to the rank of lieutenant general with assignment as the 58th Superintendent of the U.S. More...

Religious Services

ST. MARY’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN THE HIGHLANDS 1 Chestnut Street, Cold Spring Fr. Shane Scott-Hamblen, Rector, 265-2539 Mr. More...

The Story of Yankee Doodle Dandy is Told at Open House

The story of Yankee Doodle Dandy—the soldier and the song—is the topic of an Open House on Sunday, June 6, from 2 to 4pm, at The Little Red Schoolhouse, 297 Locust Avenue, Cortlandt Manor. More...

Purple Heart Recipient to be Honored Friday

The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor will recognize a Purple Heart recipient on Friday, May 28, at 2pm on the ceremonial ground at the Hall of Honor. More...

From the Chamber

My apologies to Bill Villetto for failing to mention in last week’s edition that his partners in the development of The Round Up Texas BBQ Restaurant are Linda and Roy from Texas. More...

Despite Stonykill Closing, Farming Remains Alive

From the stories, petitions, and protests around the announcement that the DEC intends to shut down Stonykill Environmental Center as of the end of the month, the community might assume that all is quiet at the 1,000-acre site. More...

Central Hudson Offers Recycling Rebates on Air Conditioners, Geothermal Heat

Customers of Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation now have more opportunities to save on their energy bills and protect the environment with additional incentives offered by the utility’s suite of energy efficiency programs, Savings Centr More...

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