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July 27, 2011 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Emerald Ash Borers on Putnam’s Doorstep

Agrilus planipennis Fair­maire, otherwise known as the emerald ash borer, is one of those shiny Asian imports that Americans can definitely do without. More...

Seminars for Seniors

Join the Putnam County Office for the Aging and be proactive in planning for important issues that might affect your future years. · Understand the basics of original Medicare with Eric Hausman from National Gov­ernment Services. More...

Continental Village Fire Fighter Joins Marines

For the second time in just over a year, another Conti­nental Village Volunteer Fire Fighter has joined the United States Marine Corps. More...

Health Commissioner Amler Relocates to Westchester

Putnam’s loss will be West­chester’s gain. Dr. Sherlita Amler, the county’s first and only Com­missioner of Health, will be leaving her post this fall to become Westchester’s Health Commissioner, effective Oc­tober 3. More...

Defensive Driving Class Offered

The Defensive Driving Insurance Reduction Program is a six-hour course consisting of a series of films and discus­sions about driving attitudes and behaviors. More...

Weekly Poll

Are you in agreement with the Philipstown board changing the law so that you have to apply for a permit to use private property for events?
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