August 31, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Bond Resolution Approved For Senior Center  Free Access 

Butterfield

The Putnam Legislature’s Audit Committee Monday evening approved an $800,000 proposal to bond a new senior center on the site of the former Butterfield Hospital in Cold Spring. More...

Shopping Shuttle Nixed For Now

It’s a known fact that public transportation is lacking for residents of western Putnam County, making life extremely difficult for area senior citizens who no longer drive. More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

Gather Ye Basil While Ye May (and Beans and Potatoes with Pesto)

Gardening GUSTO

We are smack-dab in the middle of a glorious Hudson Valley harvest season. Tomatoes, cukes, and basil are coming in by the basket full. More...

Summer Music Concludes with Acoustic Open Mic Night

As the sun descended over the Cold Spring riverfront, dozens soaked up the last of summer at the finale of the Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce’s music series. More...

Baritone Thomas Meglioranza and Pianist Reiko Uchida to Perform at Chapel Restoration

Chapel Restoration

This 4 pm Sept. 18 concert at the Chapel Restoration brings together two distinguished performers and frequent collaborators in an all-Brahms program that includes piano solo, Variations on an Original Theme No. More...

Community

Roger Chirico’s Vintage Boat Is a Champion

Retirement has been kind to Roger Chirico, the former Philipstown Highway Superintendent. He’s been spending his summer growing tomatoes, cutting grass, and amassing a collection of awards for his beautiful vintage boat.   More...

Bahamas Adventure for Philipstown Boys

The wait was over for Philipstown Boy Scout Troop 437. After a year and a half of planning, certification and training, it was time for the Scouts to pack their bags and head off to the Bahamas as part of the Boy Scout High Adventure program. More...

Putnam DMV is Open for Business

Putnam County Clerk Michael Bartolotti wants the public to know that the Putnam DMV office is “open for business.”  Recent changes to registration and license renewal notifications have resulted in confusion for many customers.  More...

Sports

Haldane’s Football Leadership—Bigger Than The Game

Haldane’s fall sports are back in action and that includes America’s number one sport, football. And the Blue Devils are again lacing up to take down their opponents one at a time. More...

Classifieds  Free Access 

Services

PHILIPSTOWN TREE SERVICE: Land clearing, take downs, trimmings. Stump Removal. Fully insured. Reg. Number PC 607. 845- 265-2187. More...

For Sale

ROSE HILLS MEMORIAL Park. Beautiful outside double mausoleum; must sell-$7,000 OBO. Call 518-674-0901 for details.  ROSE HILLS MEMORIAL Park Outdoor Mausoleum for two. $5,000 631-744-4555   More...

Help Wanted

ROUND UP TEXAS BBQ P/T incl. weekends. Ask for Linda 805-809-5557  LANDSCAPE HELPER Experienced or willing to train. Hard worker Must be reliable and have own transportation. Excellent pay! 845-424-2323   More...

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Police Identify Those in 3-Fatality Wreck at State Line  Free Access 

Updated with new info

Police have identified those killed in a single car crash at the state line that occurred after a police chase. More...

Faulty Restrooms Vex Trustees, Merchants

The two restrooms by the railroad tracks on Main Street were closed over the weekend, inconveniencing visitors and causing concern among merchants about the reception Cold Spring offers.   More...

Hot Rod Heaven in Mayor’s Park

On Saturday’s hot summer afternoon, the beaming sun reflected off 101 perfectly-polished hot rods at Mayor’s Park. More...

Civics and Politics

Fjord Trail Bids for Next Stage

After over a year’s worth of public meetings and design meetings, the Fjord Trail design has gotten down to the nitty-gritty details: Designing part of the trail along the Hudson River waterfront, what is expected to be the single toughest piec More...

Historic Board to Vote on Butterfield Building 2  Free Access 

Butterfield’s Building 2 will be getting its vote from Cold Spring’s Historic District Review Board at the next meeting, after an Aug. More...

Planners Discuss Butterfield  Free Access 

During the Thursday night Cold Spring Planning Board meeting, the three board members present discussed an issue with Butterfield Realty. More...

Schools

Excitement for All on Haldane’s First Day

Almost 80 years ago today, the Haldane Central School as we know it opened its doors for its first ever first day of school. More...

Garrison School Lead Levels Safe

Before the Garrison Union Free School opens its doors to students for a new school year in September, the board of education met Tuesday evening for mostly housekeeping matters. More...

New Grants, New Trustees and Plans for Fall Ball

The Haldane School Foundation finalized $60,340 in Enrichment Grants for fall 2016 that will fund innovative new projects for the school, including a 21st Century Library Learning Commons and a K-12 Music Lab. More...

Religious News

Religious Services

OUR LADY OF LORETTO CATHOLIC CHURCH 24 Fair Street, Cold Spring, NY 10516 845-265-3718 lorettochurch@gmail.com ourladyoflorettocs.com Pastor: Fr. Thomas P. More...

Attractions

American History Comes Alive at Boscobel

With a gorgeous view of West Point as the backdrop, history came alive at Boscobel Sunday. Re-enactors from several different wars set up camp on the grounds and with uniforms on, they took their roles. More...

Outdoor Sculpture Project Unveiled This Weekend

The FARM PROJECT 2016 begins its run on September 3 and continues through October 29, at Saunders Farm, 853 Old Albany Post Road, in Garrison.  The project will be feature sculpture installations by over 50 artists, with music, performance art, More...

Glynwood Farm Dance Gala is September 10

A national leader in the field of regional sustainable food and agriculture, Glynwood also serves as a resource for the local community by hosting educational experiences and events. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Sylvio G. Nastasi

New Windsor, NY -- Sylvio G. Nastasi (Mush) passed away on August 24th at St. Luke's Hospital in Newburgh. Sylvio would have been 89 this December. Sylvio was born in Cold Spring in 1927. He worked for his father James (Jimmy the mason) Nastasi. More...

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