October 10, 2012 RSS feed / Civics and Politics

Lifting Mining Overlay Discussed

The Philipstown Town Board on Wednesday night used its workshop to discuss the soil mining issue, one of the most contentious topics to hit the town in recent memory. More...

Board of Elections: Putnam Primary Results Official

It's now official. State Assemblyman Steven Katz, State Senate hopeful Justin Wagner and Putnam legislative candidates Joseph Castellano and Paul Morini were victorious on Primary Day last month. More...


WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 106pm PV Town Board Work Session 7:30pm Philipstown Board Weekly Wkshop8pm Cold Spring Historic Dist Review BoardTHURSDAY OCTOBER 117pm Philipstown N/ Highlands FD Regular Monthly Mtg 7pm PV Zoning Board Work Session 7pm PVCSD Board More...

Schumer, in Putnam, Says Hire More Vets

Three thousand unemployed veterans returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan are found in the lower Hudson Valley, with 94 of these men and women residents of Putnam County. U.S. More...

Philipstown Talks Mining & Money

Board Sets Budget Reviews

Thursday night’s monthly meeting of the Town Board was a short-and-sweet affair, a straight run-through of the advertised agenda, with few diversions and no audience outcry. More...

Taconic Tie-Ups Set to Ease as Bridge Work Ends

Last week Gov. More...

Marist to Host "Religion, Politics, and the Presidency 2012" Roundtable  Free Access 

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Religion promises to play a larger role in this year`s election than ever before. More...

Weekly Poll

Should Haldane pass a partial property tax exemption for veterans?
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