Back, left to right: Jim Hertzel, Ian Cummings, Dillon Chesnut. Center: Victoriea Hamilton, Megan Mahoney, Sarah Liscia, Madeline Kane. Front: Kristen Ricci, Jenna Isabella, Kevin VanDevelde 010p1_xlg.jpg

PVHS Model Congress Club Excels in Cradle of Liberty

    Benjamin Franklin, who founded the University of Pennsylvania, would have been proud. Full Story

Department headquarters on Fair Street in Carmel. Commissioner of Highways and Facilities Harold Gary checks on the amount of salt at one of the county's six salt sheds. Photo by Eric Gross 011p1_xlg.jpg

Highways Crews Use 15 Million Pounds of Salt in 08-09

    Friday can't come fast enough for Putnam County highway crews! Full Story


    Several Letters to the Editor were received relating to the March 18 village elections. Full Story

Celebrating Community Service

    To the Editor: I am writing to ask your readers to join in the celebration of the extraordinary community service of several individuals in our town. Full Story

Mobility Tax is Onerous

    To the Editor: I read with disillusionment Mr. Full Story

Old Road Society Seeks Alternatives to Paving

    To the Editor: As president of Old Road Society of Philipstown (ORS), I am responding to an article in the March 11 PCN&R about the Town Board meeting in which Richard Shea stated that the Old Road Society supported the paving project. Full Story

Why Can't We Cut Costs?

    To the Editor: I've been reading and hearing about so many school districts in neighboring communities south of us that have been cutting costs to decrease their budgets to achieve a zero percent tax increase. Even the wealthy Chappaqua District. Full Story

Pictured are Frank Milkovich and Barbara "Charlie" Murphy, one of the first two female Lions. 017p1_lg.jpg

Weekly Poll

Are you in agreement with the Philipstown board changing the law so that you have to apply for a permit to use private property for events?