August 3, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Lemonade Stand Success

Six year old Sophie Sabin and her mom, Lisa Sabin at her lemonade stand on Parsonage Street. Sophie made $9.00 on Sunday at 50 cents a glass and 25cents a re-fill. Catherine Garnsey More...

Fire Stalemate Doused

Cold Spring Fire Company, Village Reach Accord

A truce, at last, appears to have been achieved between the Cold Spring Fire Company and the Village Board. More...

Civics and Politics

Sales Tax Revenue Rebounds

Putnam County officials breathed a sigh of relief after receiving the county’s latest sales tax report. More...

Odell Announces Grand Opening of Campaign Headquarters

The grand opening for Putnam County Executive candidate MaryEllen Odell’s campaign headquarters will be next week. More...

Schneider Seeks Write-Ins From Conservative Party Members

Democratic Party endorsed candidate for Putnam County Executive Alan Schneider hopes to add Conservative Party backing to his campaign and last week filed petitions with the Board of Elections to participate in the September 13 primary election. More...

Schools

Majority of Summer Vacationers are Going Local

In July the Marist Poll announced the results of a poll showing that a majority of adults nationally — 55 percent— say they won’t be booking a summer vacation this year. Forty five percent said they were planning to hit the road. More...

Photo

Philip DiSarro of Garrison has completed a two-week internship at the Putnam County News and Recorder. Philip, 12, is the son of Anthony and Frances DiSarro of Garrison. More...

Plan Your Hudson River Ramble

It’s almost time again for the 2011 Hudson River Valley Ramble! On the weekends of September 10-11, 17-18 and 24-25, 2011, more than 180 events will be held from the Capital District to New York City. More...

Commentary

Cunningham’s Corner

Peace at Last in Cold Spring

I was zipping along Interstate 84 the other night, the evening rush. As you know, traffic moves at a pretty good clip there, especially during everyone’s drive home. More...

Births

Births

Gianna Maria Lupi Gianna Maria Lupi was born at White Plains Hospital Center on July 14, 2011, to Lisa Marie and Roberto Lupi of Hopewell Junction. Maternal grandparents are John and Catherine Ciulla of Garrison. More...

Sports News

August Cycling Events in the Hudson Valley

For total immersion, take part in a regional biking experience at the Great Hudson Valley Pedal from August 16th through the 21st. More...

Tapping Catskill Aqueduct

Reservoirs Will be Drained for Cold Spring’s Dam Repairs

Greg Phillips has a daunting task: to provide people in Cold Spring with enough water for themselves, their gardens, their lawns, and their pets, so that they don’t even have to think about it. More...

4-H Fair Called Best Yet

Talk about the luck of the Putnam 4-H movement! Ideal summertime weather greeted record crowds last weekend at the Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park when thousands of men, women and children attended the county’s 40th annual 4-H Fair. More...

Giving the Blue Devils a Boost

Haldane Booster Club critical in providing teams with needed equipment

On May 17 of this year, at around 9pm, the word came down that the Haldane School budget had passed by an impressive 606-310 margin. The persistently dreary economic climate made the result that much more impressive. More...

County May Lease at Butterfield Hospital Site

Putnam County Executive Paul Eldridge calls it a “unique opportunity.” More...

Elections

Board of Elections Gearing up for Busy Fall

With Primary Day less than six weeks away and the General Election three months from now, staff at the Putnam County Board of Elections are gearing up for a busy late summer and autumn. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Coming Events

2010-2011 Cold Spring Farmers’ Market 8:30am-1:30 pm every Sat, Butterfield Parking Lot in Cold Spring. csfarmmarket.org More...

Live Music CALENDAR

THURSDAY AUGUST 4 ROB SCHEPS /Francesca Tanksey Duo The Silver Spoon | 124 Main St., Cold Spring silverspooncoldspring.com SATURDAY AUGUST 6 CHERISH THE LADIES Towne Crier Cafe, 130 Route 22, Pawling townecrier.com More...

Music Under the Stars: “Jazz Night at the Movies”

WEST POINT JAZZ KNIGHTS

The West Point Band’s Jazz Knights will continue the Music Under the Stars concert series with a performance entitled “Jazz Night at the Movies” on Sunday, Aug. More...

Community

Religious Services

BEACON HEBREW ALLIANCE Conservative Synagogue 331 Verplanck Ave., Beacon Rabbi Josh Wohl More...

Nominations Sought for Outstanding Service

Is there someone, a person or an organization, that has taken that extra step, given support when needed, made an impact on you or someone you know? More...

Boxes Needed for Our Lady of Loretto Program

Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Cold Spring is putting together its Catechisis of the Good Shepherd program which will begin in September. The program, run by Mrs. More...

Letters to the Editor

Farewell, Ken Hurd

To the Editor: More...

All Well and Good

To the Editor: Patty Villanova’s letter to the editor endorsing my opponent is all well and good. The only problem is that Ms. Villanova is not in my district, she cannot vote in this Legislative race and her representative is Vincent Tamagna. More...

Briefly Noted

Summer Blood Drive Set for Friday

On Friday August 5, from 2 to 8 p.m. the North Highlands Fire House, located at 504 Fishkill Rd. in Cold Spring, will host a summer blood drive.The summer months are an extremely critical time. More...

Woman Attacked By Estranged Husband

A Garrison woman was injured when police allege her estranged husband attacked her during an assault and burglary at her home. The Sheriff’s Department arrested George Bushell, 42, of Cortlandt Manor last week hours afterreceivinga3a.m. More...

Antiques Store Will be Missed

Pictured here is another jarring sign of the struggling economy in Cold Spring and beyond: Jane Krenach Antiques no longer has a presence on Main Street. More...

Poll

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