May 11, 2011 RSS feed / Schools

Memorial Day Plans

The Memorial Day Committee of Philipstown has announced the schedule for the traditional Memorial Day Parade to be held on Monday, May 30. The parade will start promptly at 9am at Cold Spring Village Hall . More...

Previewing the Local School Budget Votes with Superintendents

Garrison Union Free School District

What has been the biggest challenge of the 2011-12 budget process?   More...

Lakeland Budget Approved by Board of Ed

The Lakeland Central School District Board of Education unanimously adopted a proposed budget for the 2011-2012 school year at its April 7 meeting. The budget will be voted on by the community on Tuesday, May 17. More...

Galef Briefs Putnam Valley on School Funding, Mandate Reform

PUTNAM VALLEY SCHOOL BOARD

On Thursday evening the Putnam Valley High School cafeteria held enough folding chairs for well over a hundred people, but only about ten showed up—the same number of individuals as were on the dais for the school board meeting.   More...

NY Heritage Weekend This Saturday

New York Heritage Weekend, the statewide heritage celebration, will take place this weekend, Saturday May 14 and Sunday May 15.   More...

Glynwood Celebrates Spring

From noon to 5pm on May 15, come to Glynwood Farm, watch the sheep get shorn, and see wool get transformed into yarn and felt. Learn about beekeeping and heirloom vegetable varieties suited to the Hudson Valley. More...

Previewing the Local School Budget Votes with Superintendents

Haldane Central School District

What has been the biggest challenge of the 2011-12 budget process?   More...

Putnam Valley Central School District

Superintendent Dr. Barbara Fuchs

What has been the biggest challenge of the 2011-12 budget process?   More...

Haldane Students Compete in Skills USA

Haldane High School students Olivia Hopper and Kristen Derry were chosen to participate in the Skills USA Leadership and Skills State Conference held at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse.   More...

Tour a Powerhouse of the Industrial Revolution

Tours of West Point Foundry Preserve on May 14

Scenic Hudson’s West Point Foundry Preserve— once home to the West Point Foundry, a technological marvel of the Industrial Revolution—will host tours exploring the foundry’s remains and the wooded 87-acre preserve that surroun More...

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