October 17, 2012 RSS feed / Civics and Politics

Nov. 7 Hearing Set on Demolition at Butterfield

And, Planning Board chair appears on own behalf

The Historic District Review Board has called for a hearing next month on whether the old Butterfield hospital can be demolished by developer Paul Guillaro. The decision came out of the Oct 10 meeting of the Historic Board. More...

Di Carlo Campaign Signs Lifted; Probe Sought

Hundreds of campaign signs for Conservative candidate Neil Di Carlo apparently have been stolen in Dutchess County, leading some Putnam conservatives to fear it could affect the vote. More...

Breaking News - 10/19/2012 1:30 PM

Cuomo backs Saland in Senate race, who supported the governor on gay marriage

Three-way race in turmoil

In a surprising turn, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has endorsed the Republican in the race for the 41st District State Senate seat, bypassing Democrat Terry Gipson. More...

Putnam Valley Gears Up for New Budget Season

The October 10 Town Board Work Session in Putnam Valley began with a hearing to look at preliminary budget planning for fiscal year 2013. More...

Local Family on Fox News

Diana MacFarland, sister of Garrison resident Ann Osborn, was recently interviewed on Fox & Friends by show host Steve Doocy about her new book, Codename Wildcard, a novel based on her life in co More...

Drainage Project Set for Garrison Area

The Philipstown Town Board held a public information meeting for a Route 9D Drainage Improvement Project, moving along a project to ease drainage issues near Garrison. More...

Weekly Poll

Would you be upset if Cold Spring lost the post office and senior center due to the Planning Board's continued review?
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