October 2, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Strut Your Pup - A Treat!

On Saturday they came, some on 2 feet, some on 4. One by one they came, pugs and poodles, Great Danes and Chihuahuas, Mastiffs and Maltese, a few Basset Hounds and even a miniature horse.   Some came in fashionable strollers, others on leashes. More...

Robert’s Offers Ladies Night Pampering

Robert’s Total Care Salon is hosting a Ladies Night Out event on Tuesday, October 29, from 6 to 9 p.m. More...

Cold Spring Lions Club Adds Three to the Pride

It seems like there is no stopping the Cold Spring Lions Club from growing as they recently added three new members to the club. More...

Breast Cancer Awareness Event at Howland Library

Join local author, Julia A. McGuire, at the Howland Public Library on Sunday, October 6th, from 1 to 3 p.m. as she talks about her book titled I Was Such a Boob About My Breasts: The AHA! Moments That Changed My Breast Cancer Screenings Forever. Ms. More...

Flu Clinic in October

The Putnam County Department of Health is offering a public seasonal flu/pneumonia vaccine clinic for Putnam County residents, 18 years of age and older, on Wednesday, October 9, from 2 to 6:30 p.m. More...

Sales Tax Revenue Climbs, Again

Putnam’s sales tax revenue continues its upward climb.  Commissioner of Finance William Carlin reported $3,946,087 collected in sales tax for August, a $438,200 increase over the same period last year. More...

Beacon Incline Society Receives $100K Grant

Assemblyman Frank Skartados (D-104th District) announced the award of a $100,000 New York State Capital Projects Grant to the Mount Beacon Incline Railway Restoration Society.   More...

100 Days From Start to Finish for Golf Course

Refurbished Putnam Golf Course officially opens with fanfare

Sybil Ludington would have been proud.  The Revolutionary War heroine who rode through the Putnam countryside warning the colonists that the British were burning Danbury “welcomed” guests last Friday night at the refurbished Putnam C More...

Glynwood Glistens at Harvest Gala  Free Access 

HUDSON VALLEY HOSPITAL CENTER

The Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s “Harvest of the Hudson Valley” gala was hosted by pastoral Glynwood Farm in Cold Spring on Sept. 27. The air was crisp but not too cool, which made for a near perfect harvest event. More...

Talk of our Town

I t will be a full-bore, all-out Homecoming celebration in Cold Spring this weekend, with festivities beginning midday Friday and continuing through Saturday evening. See the full schedule on page 14. More...

Gold Star Mothers Remembered at Putnam Ceremony

Putnam’s Gold Star Mothers statue, the first of its kind in the United States, was the centerpiece for a ceremony Sunday as America celebrated Gold Star Mother’s Day.  A small gathering attended the observance at the Putnam Veterans More...

Giant Tag Sale This Weekend

Margaret Parr says it’s going to be a very busy weekend in Philipstown with 84 Community-Wide Tag Sale participants lined up. Parr created a Facebook page so that people can post what they are selling and/or what they are looking for... More...

Hazardous Waste Collection Day is Saturday

The improper storage or disposal of hazardous waste poses a health risk to man and pets alike.  Because of this the Putnam Health Department in conjunction with the New York State DEC is sponsoring a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on S More...

Vandalism Mars Re-Opening at Mt. Beacon Tower

The Mt. More...

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