September 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Back to School!  Free Access 

Garrison students returned to class after passing through the balloon archway on Tuesday, and Haldane and Putnam Valley Kids headed back to school on Sept. 1. More...

 

Arts and Entertainment

The Great Tomato Race, a Scary Tomato Fact (and Quick, EZ Tomatoes All Winter)

Gardening GUSTO

September begins the Hudson Valley’s Great Tomato Race. Gardeners see plump green tomatoes hanging on their vines and wonder how long before frost arrives. Here’s how to win the race against Jack Frost. More...

Juilliard String Quartet Opens Chamber Music Season

The Howland Chamber Music Circle is happy to announce the return of the Juilliard String Quartet to begin another season of great chamber music in its intimate hall with its wonderful acoustics.  More...

Theater Holds Open Auditions

The Putnam Valley Theater Company will present ‘The Cat and the Canary’ on November 11, 12, and 13, with open auditions on the following dates:  Saturday Sept 10: 7pm  Sun Sept 11: 2pm   Parts are available for men and wome More...

Community

Team Effort Saves Life Of Elderly Horse

If “Nicholas” could speak, he would have quite a tale to tell. The 30-year old horse, owned by Jan Golash of Big Elm Road in Patterson, decided to take a walk on Labor Day morning and inadvertently fell into a drainage ditch. More...

American Veteran Athletes Donating to Cancer Society

American Veteran Athletes (AVA) will be participating in the Long Island Making Strides Against Brest Cancer event come October 16, led by AVA founder and Cold Spring local Anthony Stronconi. More...

50th Anniversary of Vietnam War Commemorated

The 50th anniversary of the sacrifices made by veterans during the Vietnam War was celebrated at the Castle Point V.A. More...

Attractions

Collaborative Concepts Opens to Fabulous Weather

The clouds parted and blue sky and sunshine made for a great backdrop for the opening hours of the 11th annual Collaborative Concepts at Saunders’ Farm Saturday afternoon.  More...

NY Airshow Celebrates Armed Forces

For the second consecutive year, scores of Putnam County residents trekked to Stewart International Airport, just across the Hudson River, for the New York Air Show on Saturday and Sunday.  More...

Orienteering with Nature Museum

On Sunday, September 11 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., come to the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall to learn and practice the sport of Orienteering.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Julia A. Hustis  Free Access 

Julia A. Hustis, age 75, of Nelsonville, died on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Riverside, NJ, on March 2, 1941. She was predeceased by her mother Adelaide (Joachim) Walthy.  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 Rent

COLD SPRING VILLAGE 2 bdr Garden Apartment. 900 sq. ft. Hardwood floors, lots of closets. Heat incl. $1,400/mo. 845-265-3030   More...

Real Estate

REAL ESTATE NEEDS Limited Editions Realty 10 Marion Avenue, Cold Spring. Call 845-265-3111 or go to limitededitionsrealty.com   More...

Breaking News - 9/13/2016 11:42 PM

Linson Over Hilpert in Race for Judge  Free Access 

Primary Day had registered Democrats, Republicans, Conservative, Independence and Green Party voters all casting ballots in a variety of political races across Putnam.   More...

Extreme Makeover: Dahlia House Edition

Philipstown Town Board

The Dahlia House behind Town Hall is getting closer and closer to its makeover. In the last year, plans have been drawn up, and they are now nearing construction. More...

New Signage Coming To Taconic

Taconic State Parkway

While construction of an overpass at Putnam’s most dangerous intersection is still years away, New York State DOT officials announced this week that new signage at the Taconic State Parkway – Pudding Street interchange in Putnam Valley wi More...

Civics and Politics

Primary Day is Tuesday

Putnam County

September 13 has been designated by the New York State Board of Elections as State and County Primary Day, and Putnam has several candidates vying for ballot lines. There is only one town primary Sept. 13, and it’s in Philipstown. More...

Garrison Fire Budget Discussed

The regular meeting of the Garrison Fire District Tuesday evening saw the commissioners tackle a number of issues, including a lease and a potential capital project for a new fire truck.  More...

Zoning Board Discusses Depot Square

The Cold Spring ZBA met Thursday night to discuss in workshop the extensive project being untaken at 2 Depot Square. The scope of work was so much so that the applicant originally filed two separate applications. More...

Schools

Haldane Board Addresses Public Outcry

The Haldane School District community – residents, parents and taxpayers – took to Facebook in the past week with what started as a discussion on how the board handled the $809,000 in excess funds but soon turned into what Board President More...

Haldane School Foundation Welcomes Kindergartners  Free Access 

The Haldane School Foundation welcomed the Class of 2029, an incoming kindergarten class of approximately 40 students, last Wednesday at its annual ice pop orientation social. More...

Children Growing in Garrison

Right in the center of the hamlet, the Garrison Union Free School has provided students with an intimate environment where they can learn and grow. Its history traces back to the late 1700s, when St. More...

Religious News

First Presbyterian Church Celebrates Homecoming  Free Access 

On Sunday, September 11, at 10:30 AM, the First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown, 10 Academy Street, Cold Spring, will once again celebrate the Annual Homecoming Service to welcome members and friends back after the summer months. More...

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...

Sports

Kelsey Flaherty Back on the Court

The tradition of strong, family-like determination in Haldane’s female sports is something that should not be taken lightly – and Haldane grad Kelsey Flaherty is back to make sure that doesn't happen.  More...

Melissa Tringali Playing Volleyball for Gettysburg College Bullets

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College volleyball team will combine veteran leadership with a youthful core to create a contender in 2016.  More...

Vahos Named to Volleyball Roster at James Madison

HARRISONBURG, VA – Kelly Vahos of Cold Spring was named a member of the 2016 James Madison Volleyball roster, as announced by head coach Lauren Steinbrecher.  More...

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