November 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Lions & Politicos Break Bread for Election Day

The Cold Spring Lions Club held its annual Election Day lunch on Tuesday with 60 people in attendance. The Chalet on the Hudson was the setting, with its magnificent autumnal views of the Hudson River and Storm King Mountain.   More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

Take the Terror Out of Terroir (and Slow Cooker Rotisserie Chicken and Leek Soup)

Gardening GUSTO

Don’t be frightened by French chefs: they often have interesting, homey tips that easily up a home cook’s game.  More...

Judy Pfaff Exhibit Reception Nov. 9

GARRISON ART CENTER

Judy's gallery talk on Sunday, November 9, at 3pm and stay for a closing reception from 4 to 6pm. If you are a collector of art, this is indeed an opportunity. More...

Putnam Valley High School TheatreWorks Presents Fall Drama

Putnam Valley High School TheatreWorks is pleased to present its fourteenth Fall Drama, 3…2…One-Acts, at the Putnam Valley High School Performing Arts Center. More...

Religious News

No Parishes to Close in Putnam  Free Access 

Local Catholics are breathing a sigh of relief now that the New York Archdiocese has released its merger list and churches in Putnam County have been spared. More...

St. Philip’s Thanksgiving Candelight Service & Dinner

St. Philip’s Church in the Highlands will host the annual Candlelight Thanksgiving Service at 5 pm on Sunday, November 23. It is free and open to the public. The church is located at 1101 Route 9D, Garrison. More...

Our Lady of Loretto Church Celebrates Marian Mission

Our Lady of Loretto Catholic Church celebrated a very successful, four-day, Marian Mission from October 26 to October 29. The Church was at full capacity for all of the four nights celebrating Mary as the Blessed Mother.  More...

Sports

Haldane Grabs Four Section 1 Titles

Volleyball, girls' soccer, boys' and girls' cross country all champions

Brooke Vahos goes over the top against Tuckahoe STEPHEN SCHWEIKHART   More...

Girls’ Soccer Grabs Fourth Consecutive Crown

In the span of four seasons, the Haldane girls' soccer team has gone from wanting to win a sectional crown to expecting it. More...

Boys’ Soccer Falls in Sectional Semifinal

A first-half goal from Sebastian Huidobro doomed the Blue Devils’ season as the Haldane boys' soccer team fell to Alexander Hamilton in the Section 1 Class C semi finals. More...

Breaking News - 11/5/2014 4:37 PM

Putnam Results Track Huge Win for Republicans Nationally  Free Access 

The overwhelming Putnam County wins for GOP candidates mirrored those across the nation on Tuesday. More...

Hayworth Concedes in 18th District  Free Access 

Gipson ousted by Serino; Murphy to succeed Greg Ball; Katz wins reelection

Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney has narrowly won the hotly contested 18th District Congressional race, the closest contest of any involving Putnam County. More...

Civics and Politics

Village Attorney Michael Liguori Steps Down

VILLAGE OF COLD SPRING

Village Attorney Michael Liguori of the law firm Hogan & Rossi has decided to call it quits with the Village of Cold Spring, after just over a year as the village's legal counsel. More...

Budgets Hassle; Garrison Fire Contemplates Becoming District

PHILIPSTOWN TOWN BOARD

Garrison Volunteer Fire Company (GVFC) was the last up for the Philipstown Budget meetings, and Philipstown officials say that the 1.56% tax cap is hitting hard. The Wednesday, Oct. More...

Jack Goldstein Unanimous Choice for Zoning Update Committee Chair

ZONING UPDATE COMMITTEE

The Zoning Update Committee met for the first time for an organizational meeting on Thursday evening at Village Hall, to take a first blush at upgrading the village code. More...

Schools

Haldane Looking to Tackle Asbestos

HALDANE SCHOOL BOARD

With unexpected expenditures hitting Haldane early into the school year, another one has made the list: Asbestos abatement in the main building. More...

Community

St. Christopher’s Inn to be featured on “Heroin A to Z”

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Cold Spring’s Powers Runs With the Wind

New York City Marathon

Tens of thousands faced the winds to participate in the TCS New York City marathon on Sunday. Among the runners was Lori Powers, Cold Spring mother of three. More...

Focus on Philipstown: ‘The Gobble’  Free Access 

Putnam County Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra, Cold Spring Planning Board chair Barney Molloy and Philipstown Town Clerk Tina Merando will appear on the Focus on Philipstown show this Friday to discuss their efforts to raise awareness for the Philipst More...

Attractions

Historic Parrott Gun Headed to Cold Spring

PUTNAM HISTORY MUSEUM

A 10-pounder Parrott rifled cannon – a mainstay of the West Point Foundry, the institution that helped propel Cold Spring and the nation forward during the Industrial age – is coming home at last. More...

Story Programs for Kids & Families

BUTTERFIELD LIBRARY

Butterfield’s weekly story times, Little Bookworms and Bouncing Babies, will continue through the fall. They began on Thursday, October 30th and will run through December 11th.   More...

Births

Joseph-Dmitri Nicholas Collins

Joseph-Dmitri Nicholas Collins was born on October 13, 2014, to Melanie Collins and Ryan Collins of Garrison. Welcome home Joseph-Dmitri!   More...

Classifieds  Free Access 

Services

PHILIPSTOWN TREE SERVICE: Land clearing, take downs, trimmings. Stump Removal. Fully insured. Reg. No. PC 607. 845- 265-2187. More...

Wanted

OUTSIDE VENDORS wanted for snow plowing and snow removal. Must be fully insured and must carry workmens comp. Please sign up at Philipstown Highway office at 50 Fishkill Road. 845-265-3530   More...

For Rent

APARTMENTS FOR RENT 2 Unique Apts. on Main St. 1 blk from RR. 2 BDR, Pvt. Entr. $1450/mo, 2 BDR Duplex, 12’ ceilings $1850/mo M-F 9-5 914-761-8880x11  SMALL FULLY RENOVATED 1 Bedroom in a quiet bldg. More...

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