February 8, 2012 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Protect the Infants in Your Life—Get Vaccinated against Whooping Cough  Free Access 

|width=250|height=168|link=node|align=left]Before babies receive their three doses of Tdap by six months of age, they are at risk of catching the serious childhood illness whooping cough (pertussis), which is on the rise again. More...

Talk of our Town

February is a month that’s full of holidays. This week we have Abraham Lincoln’s (real) birthday on Sunday the 12th and Valentine’s Day is next Tuesday. More...

Teen Leaders Club to Make Breakfast for Homeless

The Camp Combe YMCA Teen Leaders Club will be preparing breakfast for the homeless in New York City on Saturday, March 17th, but they need help. If you are able to donate some items, please drop them off at Camp Combe office on Peekskill Hollow Rd. More...

CAP Offering Free Income Tax Help

When one thinks of the Putnam Community Action Program (CAP), Thanksgiving holiday baskets, food pantries, a soup kitchen or Christmas toy drives come to mind. More...

Galef Visits to Peekskill, Garrison Rescheduled

Meet local NY State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef to hear an update on what is going on in Albany. Bring your ideas and suggestions for what needs to be done to improve our state. Saturday, February 11 – 11 a.m.–1 p.m. More...

Cold Spring Man Seriously Hurt In Philipstown Crash

A head-on crash along Route 9 south of Route 301 last Thursday closed the artery for six hours while emergency responders worked to clean up a 100 gallon spill of diesel fuel. More...

Cocaine Found on Suspect, in Court

It’s bad enough being arrested on a warrant for not appearing in court on a previous traffic arrest. More...

Putnam 4-H Program Offerings  Free Access 

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Secrets of Valentine Veterans  Free Access 

“Life’s greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved.” —Victor Hugo Valentine’s Day is the tried and true opportunity to express your feelings toward someone you love. More...

Cold Spring Police Blotter  Free Access 

On February 4, Cold Spring Police Charged Riley Rocco, 35, of Yonkers with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle 3rd and other minor traffic infraction after he was stopped in the Village on Route 9D and a DMV check revealed his license More...

The Roosevelts: Public Figures, Private Lives

On the occasion of Franklin D. More...

Historic Apparel Sewing Class

In honor of the 100-year Anniversary of the Sinking of the Titantic, the Needle Arts Guild of Historic Hudson Valley in Beacon will be offering classes in Historical Apparel Sewing. More...

Putnam Valley Girl Scout Penny Social

On Friday, February 17, come and help raise money for scholarships for the Putnam Valley Girl Scout Senior Class ... and get a chance to win great gifts. Viewing of Items 6 p.m., Calling of Winners 7:30 p.m. More...

Parents to Hear About Internet Awareness

What do you really know about Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Chatroulette, Omegle & IM’ing? Do you know what’s on your child’s pages or their friends’ pages? Do you know with whom they are communicating in chat rooms? More...

Woman Charged in Lake Peekskill Larceny

A Putnam Valley woman is facing felony grand larceny charges for allegedly stealing a flat screen television from a Putnam Valley residence. The Sheriff’s Department reported the arrest last week of Noelle Pungello in connection with the case. More...

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