April 23, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Cold Spring Man Charged: Sexually Assaulting Child

A 56-year-old Cold Spring man is facing felony charges of predatory sexual assault against a child for allegedly subjecting a young girl to sexual contact over an extended period of time. More...

Mother of the Year Contest Opens

The Cold Spring Lions Club in sponsoring a “Mother of the Year” Contest for all moms in Town of Philipstown. You can nominate your mom by obtaining a form. Deadline: May 2. Call Lion Beth Greco for more information 424-3807 More...

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Jennifer and Julian Honna sell Easter flowers outside the Nest on a gorgeous Saturday morning. More...

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Rose Cava is celebrating her 85th birthday this week. She visited her friends at PCN&R last Thursday. Happy Birthday, Rose! More...

Gardens Still Needed for Secret Garden Tour

Partners with PARC will host its annual Putnam County Secret Garden Tour on Saturday, June 7,and gardens are needed for this year’s fundraiser. More...

Skeletal Remains of Missing Man from Patterson Believed Found

Skeletal remains of a missing Patterson man are believed to be those found in a wooded area off Maple Avenue in Patterson last weekend. More...

It’s a Joyful End For Former Putnam Drug Addicts

Seven residents of Putnam County drew cheers and applause for accomplishing what some believed was the impossible—completion of the rigorous two year long Putnam Drug Treatment Court Program. More...

Animal Cruelty Investigated In Putnam Valley

The Putnam SPCA is investigating a case of animal cruelty that occurred in Putnam Valley last week when a three to four year old small mixed-breed dog was found near Camp Combe on Peekskill Hollow Road. More...

Putnam Historian Castelli Dies at 67

Putnam County Historian Denis Castelli is being remembered this week as a man who tried his best in making Putnam County a great place to live, work and raise a family. Castelli died Saturday at Putnam Hospital Center at the age of 67. More...

Drug Forum Set for Wednesday at Haldane

On Wednesday, April 23, the Haldane School PTA will host a “Mother’s and Father’s Worst Nightmare,” a program presented by Susan & Steve Salomone, in the Haldane School Music Room at 7 PM. Mr. and Mrs. More...

Fishkill Road Stop Leads to Jail for Putnam Valley Man

A Putnam Valley man is facing a variety of drug charges when appearing in Philipstown Town Court next week following his arrest on Fishkill Road in North Highlands. More...

Kid’s Fishing Day Is Set by Nelsonville Fish & Fur

The annual Nelsonville Fish and Fur Club Kid’s Fishing Day will be Sunday, May 4, from 8 am to 4pm. As always, the day will be hosted at the Cold Spring Reservoir on Fishkill Road, in Cold Spring. Some 300 trout will be stocked for the event. More...

Talk of our Town

Signs of spring abound, from spring lambs frolicking and then sunning themselves at Horsemen's Trail Farm (photo on p. 1) to abundant shadflies. More...

Village Says Compost Bins Available

The Village of Cold Spring strongly urges all residents to reduce the amount of waste generated through composting. More...

Sheriff’s Deputies Trained on Antidote for Heroin Overdose

Putnam’s Heroin Crisis

Even as the epidemic of heroin overdoses continues to result in deaths across the region, sworn members of the Putnam Sheriff’s Department are receiving training that will save lives in the future. More...

Putnam Foreclosure Actions Continue to Escalate

Despite a rebound in the real estate market throughout the region, people are still losing their homes in alarming numbers. More...

Medication Take Back Day on Saturday

Putnam’s Spring Medication Take Back Day takes place Saturday at Putnam Hospital Center when residents can safely dispose of their unwanted prescription and over the counter medications in a secure fashion. More...

Putnam Passport Day This Weekend

Planning to journey outside the U.S. this summer? You and your traveling party will require a U.S. passport. Putnam’s annual Passport Day takes place Saturday at the County Clerk’s office in Carmel. More...

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