March 15, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Local Boy Scouts Hailed for Good Deeds & Quick Action in Emergencies

Philipstown Boy Scout Troop 437 had a very special flag to use during their Court of Honor held on Thursday, March 9, at the Garrison Fish and Game Club – the troop had been given an American Flag flown in a recent mission of the 83rd Expeditio More...

Parking Concerns at Silver Spoon Public Hearing

The Cold Spring Planning Board held a public hearing for Jimmy Abdelhady, who wants to convert the two apartments on the second story of his restaurant, Silver Spoon, into five hotel rooms.  More...

‘Deer?! Oh Dear!’ Forum by Hudson Highlands Land Trust

On Sunday, March 26, the Hudson Highlands Land Trust will host Deer?! Oh Dear! The Impact of Deer Overpopulation on our Environment and Ways to Mitigate It, a community forum, at the Highlands Country Club, 955 Route 9D in Garrison. More...

Philipstown Man Jailed For Intimidation

A Philipstown man faces state prison for allegedly intimidating a young woman after being ordered by a judge to refrain from having any contact with her.  State Police charged William Wooster, 26, Wednesday with not only 1st degree criminal cont More...

Binge Drinking is a Problem in Putnam

Data compiled by the NYS Health Department concerning binge drinking around the Empire State has revealed startling statistics for Putnam County.  According to the report released last week, nearly one-fifth of all adults residing in communities More...

Dear Tourists: Read The Signs at Indian Brook!

You can’t stop everyone from visiting Indian Brook Falls, but you can bet the Town is working to make the parking problem less of an issue for residents. More...

Putnam Valley Women Charged In Pot Bust

Two young women from Putnam Valley are facing marijuana possession charges after a vehicle in which they were riding was stopped by Yorktown Police in Jefferson Valley.  Police said an officer stopped a car Wednesday evening at 8 pm outside the More...

Talk of our Town

Is Monday really the spring equinox? Is that possible? We’ll be lucky to have the snow cleaned up by then. Ah well. Still, the power stayed on and there were no serious incidents reported. More...

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