November 9, 2011 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Family Bonfire Night at Boscobel

It’s getting cold outside, but Boscobel is warming up the place and inviting everyone to gather around a traditional bonfire for old-fashioned, fun, food and festivities. More...

ShopRite Supports Area Veterans

Local area ShopRite Supermarkets raised and donated $225,000 to benefit three veteran organizations aiding service men and women and their families in the metropolitan area – exceeding last year’s donation of $200,000. More...

Honoring Vets, Preserving Their History

You are invited to join with the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor and celebrate Veterans Day, November 11, 2011, at 2 p.m. More...

Maria, Papa John’s Offered Food and Shelter From Storm

Our story of being stranded in the October 30th storm centers around a warm, hospitable young woman named Maria, who was in charge of the Papa John’s in Garrison, NY. More...

Bullying Prevention Comes to Haldane

On Thursday, November 10th at 7 p.m. in the Music Room, the Haldane Central School District will host a bullying prevention panel. Putnam District Attorney Adam Levy has initiated a series of panel discussions across Putnam County. More...

In Flanders Fields

Canadian poet John Mc- Crae wrote the famed poem “In Flanders Fields,” after his experience as a field surgeon at the Second Battle of Ypres in 1915. More...

Cold Spring Reviews Saving Energy Costs

Just when we thought Halloween had passed, we learn the powers-that-be are considering letting someone spray “liquid membranes” all over the Haldane school roof-tops—and maybe on the Cold Spring Fire House, as well. More...

Winterizing Your Home, A Workshop

Join NYSERDA representative Meridith Nierenberg as she presents a workshop titled “Getting Your Home Ready for Winter: Saving Energy and Money with NYSERDA” on Monday, November 14th from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. More...

Weekly Poll

Do you think Putnam County should continue to fight the efforts of an out of town newspaper to get the identities of all pistol permit holders?
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