May 9, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Fishing Fun

Some 102 kids had a great time Sunday at the Nelsonville Fish and Fur Club’s 24th Annual Kid’s Fishing Day that was held at the Cold Spring Reservoir on Fishkill Road. More...

A Visit with Margaret and Father Mills

In the annals of faith in Cold Spring and Philipstown, Father John Mills, 92, and his wife, Margaret, are certainly beloved figureheads. Father Mills served as priest at Saint Mary’s Episcopal Church for thirty one years, from 1961 to 1992. More...

Haldane Booster Club Hosts Car Show

What is cooler? A Corvette with huge tires, pipes down the side, metallic flames painted on the hood and horsepower to spare, or a BMW 3 series slung low to the ground with big rims, thin tires and an engine that will blow you away? More...

Friars Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Vatican II

The Rev. Dr. Paul A. Crow Jr. to speak at Graymoor

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement are hosting a lecture by the Rev. Dr. Paul A. Crow Jr. More...

Teddy Bears in the Pews Offer Means of Comfort

The South Highland United Methodist Church of Garrison is partnering with the Garrison Volunteer Fire Company to do an exciting new mission project this month called Teddy Bears in the Pews. More...

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Members of Girl Scout Junior Troop 2503 (l-r)Kate Dwyer, Maura Kane-Seitz, Genna Sposet, and Reva Sandlund are shown hare at the Garrison Fire Station Friday afternoon, where they volunteered at the More...

Hope Amidst Grief at Funeral

Family and friends surrounded Thomas Sullivan Jr. with love and support on Saturday, as overcast skies greeted more than 1,000 somber mourners who packed St. James Church in Carmel for the funeral services for his mother and father and two sisters. More...

Museum Offers Guided Mother’s Day Hike  Free Access 

Take a break this year from breakfast in bed and long-stemmed roses: On Sunday, May 13, at 10 a.m., the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum is offering a Guided Hike for Moms at the Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Co More...

Supermarket Ambassador for Graymoor

This interview with the late Sister Mary Martin More...

Putnam Valley Girl Scouts Pay It Forward

Putnam Valley Middle School Girl Scout Troop 2053 stepped up and found a way to encourage fellow students to participate in Pay it Forward Day. More...

Bianca’s Story, and Solving the White Horse Mystery  Free Access 

Back in 2008, I began driving from Putnam Valley, where I live, to Cold Spring, where I work. More...

50th Anniversary for Schatzles

Phil and Peggy Schatzle celebrated their 50th Anniversary last Saturday at the Lions Senior Dinner. |align=left|width=165|height=250|link=node] More...

Self-Defense Seminar for Women, at Library

Desmond-Fish Library

On Tuesday, May 15, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. the Desmond- Fish Library in Garrison will host a self-defense seminar for women. More...

National Day Of Prayer Celebrated in Putnam

Putnam County was one of 35,000 communities across the U.S. to celebrate the National Day of Prayer. More...

‘Never Too Old To Play’ Is Theme Of Older Americans Month 2012  Free Access 

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Talk of our Town

Happy Mother’s Day to all of the mothers reading this, and warm wishes, as well, to those whose mothers are no longer with you. It’s not too late to find a perfect gift or keepsake here in Philipstown. More...

Religious Services

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF PHILIPSTOWN Academy & Cherry Streets, Cold Spring 265-3220 Rev. Leslie Mott, Pastor presbychurchcoldspring.org email: 1presbyterian@gmail.com Sunday service, 10:30 am Office Hours: Mon. and Wed. 9-11:30am Tues. More...

Birdathon Takes Flight This Weekend  Free Access 

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