January 19, 2011 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Tree Work on Route 301 Holds Up Traffic

Traffic on Route 301 just above Fishkill Road in Nelsonville was held up on Friday morning by crews taking down some very big trees. More...

PARC Receives $5,000 from The Verizon Foundation

PARC, the leading provider of services for children and adults with developmental disabilities in Putnam County, is the recipient of a grant for $5,000 from The Verizon Foundation. More...

Tu B’shevat at Beacon Hebrew Alliance

The Beacon Hebrew Alliance will be holding a Tu b’Shevat seder on Sunday, January 23, from 11am to 1pm. More...

English Film ‘New Tricks’ to Screen at Library

This month’s international film is the English “New Tricks” being shown on Friday, January 21, at 7pm at the Howland Public Library. Come to find out what happens when an ambitious detective hits a career speed bump. More...

Another Storm Socks the Area

The year 2011 is getting to be known as the Year of the Snow in Putnam County. More...

Asperger’s Talk Rescheduled

Jesse Saperstein, author of the unique memoir, Atypical: Life With Asperger’s in 20 1/ More...

Firefighters Rescue Man on Breakneck

On Friday, January 7, in the middle of a snowstorm, an unnamed man, for unknown reasons, decided to take a stroll up Breakneck Ridge by himself. More...

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Cowed by the Cold: Even the cattle on Canopus Hollow Road in Putnam Valley were huddling on Friday morning as temperatures dipped into the single digits and all that recent snow refused to melt. More...

Garrison VAC Issues December Call Report

The Garrison Volunteer Ambulance Corps responded to 22 calls for the month of December. They included 19 medical calls, one personal injury automobile accident, one drill with GFD and one memorial service. More...

Religious Services

UNITED METHODIST CHURCHES OF COLD SPRING & SOUTH HIGHLAND (Garrison) 265-3365 South Highland UMC, More...

Library to Host Job Search Workshop

On Saturday, January 22, at 2pm Deborah Perykasz, M.A., will present a workshop entitled “Becoming Reemployed: Resourcefulness as a Pathway to Success” at the Desmond-Fish Library in Garrison. Ms. More...

Monthly Knitting Circle for Women with Cancer

Support Connection, Inc. Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support announces a free program for women living with breast and ovarian cancer. More...

Fire Companies Praised for Dedication, Camaraderie

Citizens explore ways to improve recruitment, effectiveness

On Saturday at the VFW Hall in Cold Spring, fire department consultant Ron Graner held his third session in three days. More...

‘Communication 101 for Parents’

On Monday, January 24, 7pm at the Garden Road School, Holistic Moms Network of Putnam County will host a “Communication 101 for Parents” workshop with Joanna Faber. More...

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