October 6, 2010 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Join the Candlelight Tour Now and Enjoy Cancun Later

Cold Spring by Candlelight, the annual fundraiser and holiday event in the Village of Cold Spring, is set for Saturday, Dec. 4, and houses are needed to complete this year’s event. More...

Temple Beth El Hosts October Events

On Thursdays at noon at Temple Beth-El Rabbi Neal J.Loevinger will be having a class entitled Sacred Time, Sacred Practice: The Sages’ Shabbat. More...

From the Chamber

Congratulations to the Special Board on its recent publication of a draft Comprehensive Plan for the Village of Cold Spring. More...

Hudson Valley Hospital, Entergy Conduct Emergency Drill

Hudson Valley Hospital Center (HVHC) staff donned protective gowns and practiced taking radiation readings as part of an emergency training drill conducted with Entergy on Sept. 30. More...

American Spirit

Honoring Our Heroes, Past & Present

Medal of Honor Citation for Gunnery Sergeant John Basilone, USMC More...

Putnam Hospital Auxiliary Makes Major Donation

At a recent Putnam Hospital Center Board of Directors meeting, the Carmel hospital was presented with a check for $40,000 from the Putnam Hospital Center Auxiliary as part of its million dollar pledge More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Hosts a Party for Nursing Moms

More than 75 moms from across Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess and Rockland Counties came together for a special annual reunion hosted by Hudson Valley Hospital Center. More...

Distraught Woman Found Along Hudson Shoreline

There were some anxious moments along the Hudson River when a 911 call was received by the Putnam Emergency Operations Center in Carmel reporting a missing woman. More...

Senior Adoption Weekend: Help Us Help Them

PUTNAM HUMANE SOCIETY

The Putnam Humane Society will hold an open house October 9 and 10 in a special effort to find homes for their senior animals before the cold winter weather sets in. More...

Notre Dame Club Hosts ALS Fundraising Walk

On Oct. 17 the Notre Dame Club of the Mid-Hudson Valley will host its ALS Walk, in memory of board member Gus Raspitha, who died last year from what is commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. More...

‘Fill Your Bellies, Fill Your Heart’ Fundraiser a Big Hit

A “friendraiser“ to benefit Hudson Valley Hospital Center was held on Friday, September 24, at The Silver Spoon on Main St. in Cold Spring. More...

Religious Services

OUR LADY OF LORETTO CATHOLIC CHURCH Fair Street, Cold Spring 265-3718 ourladyoflorettocs.com Fr. Brian McSweeney, Pastor Masses: Sat 5:30pm, Sun 7:30am, 9, & 11:45am., Weekdays: 8:15am, St. More...

Library to Honor Cathy Pisani

The Field Library is honored to host the 16th annual Chester A. Smith Award on Saturday evening, October 9. This year, the library is proud to recognize Catherine E. Pisani for her many outstanding contributions to our community. More...

Town Clerk to Host Freedom of Information Presentation

An informational presentation regarding the Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) will be held on Oct. 14 at 7:30pm in the Cold Spring VFW Hall. More...

Putnam Valley Father and Son Jailed in Sullivan County

A father and son from Putnam Valley are facing felony charges following their arrests in Sullivan County. Fallsburg Police arrested Vincent Pasciuocco Sr. and his son Vincent Jr. More...

Red Cross Schedules Local Blood Drives in October

The American Red Cross Blood Services, New York- Penn Region will hold several community blood drives during the month of October. All eligible and new blood donors are encouraged to give blood. More...

Volunteers to be Hailed at October Brunch

PUTNAM VALLEY LIBRARY

The Putnam Valley Library Board of Trustees has announced recipients of the 2010 Virginia Connolly Volunteer Community Service Award and the Harriet Gair Community Spirit Award. More...

St. Christopher’s Dedicates Brick Wall and Garden

The weather couldn’t have been better Sunday afternoon at Graymoor, on “God’s Holy Mountain,” for the dedication of the St. Christopher’s Inn Brick Walk and Meditation Garden. More...

Pumpkins: Not Always as Easy as Pie

I’ve always loved the autumn pumpkin-purchasing ritual. Did you know you are not supposed to pick up a pumpkin by its stem? More...

Adjusting Your Household Pets to the New Baby

On Saturday, October 9, from 10 to 11am, Putnam Hospital Center’s maternity department will offer a Pets and the Newborn Class in its Birthing Center, located at the hospital at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

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