August 10, 2011 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Constitution Island Garden Day

At approximately 10am on July 30, guests arrived on Constitution Island for the Garden Day event. More...

Savor Your Sauce at the Nature Museum

On Sunday, August 21 at 10 a.m., the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum presents Savor Your Sauce! More...

Defensive Driving Course


On Monday, August 29 and Wednesday, August 31, from 6 pm to 9 pm, The Butterfield Library will host an American Safety class taught by a representative from Digital Defensive Driving. More...

Desmond-Fish Sale is Getting Closer


Don’t miss the Desmond- Fish Library Book & Media Sale. For Friends of the Desmond Fish Library (and you can join at the Library or through the Library website) there is opening night on Friday, August 19, from 6- 8:30 pm. More...

Census: New Yorkers Fleeing State, and Putnam, in Droves

New Yorkers are leaving the state at an unprecedented rate and Putnam County is losing population, too, according to a new study. More...

Successful Weekend At Putnam Humane Society for Dogs, Cats

Kate McGunnigle, a member of the Putnam Humane Society’s Board of Directors who chairs the society’s Adoption Committee, was so appreciative to the dozens of people who visited the animal shelter last weekend many returning home with new More...

Beacon’s Festival is Right Around the Corn-er

Once again it’s Corn Festival time in the Hudson Valley. The Beacon Sloop Club’s Annual Corn Festival will be held on Sunday, Aug 14, from 12pm to 5pm, rain or shine, at the Waterfront in Beacon. More...

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