February 22, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Cold Spring’s Gunner Wins Big at Westminster

At the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show last week, Gunner the Bullmastiff from Cold Spring received the highest honor of his career. The smiley canine won an Award of Merit, which is only given out at special shows like Westminster. More...

A Very Special Day at Putnam Sheriff’s Promotion Ceremony

Sheriff Don Smith called it a “very special day” when six members of his department were promoted during a 90-minute ceremony at the county’s Bureau of Emergency Services before a SRO audience.   More...

Computer Learning Class for Seniors

The Putnam County Computer Learning Center for seniors holds registration the first Thursday of every month at the William Koehler Senior Center, 180 Route 6 in Mahopac and at the Putnam Valley Senior Center, 117 Town Park Lane, Putnam Valley. More...

Plea Deal for Retired Cop to be Considered Wednesday

Putnam County

The case against a retired Carmel police officer, former Carmel town councilman and previous member of the Mahopac Board of Education will be heard Wednesday in Putnam County Court as the result of a plea deal reached in connection with the case. More...

County Land Trust to Hold Benefit Dinner

Putnam County Land Trust announces its Annual Benefit Dinner and Auction on Saturday, March 25th. More...

Brewster Becomes A Ghost Town

Downtown Brewster resembled a ghost town Thursday when newcomers to the United States participated in a “Day without Immigrants” campaign. More...

Two Nerds Go to the Oscars (Sort Of)

The Oscars haven’t happened yet, so of course we didn’t go. More...

Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Set

The Cold Spring Area Chamber will have a breakfast meeting at 8 am Feb. 28, at the Silver Spoon Cafe, 124 Main St. RSVP and reserve a spot at eventbrite.com. More...

‘Healing the Heart of Democracy’ at Des-Fish Library

Desmond-Fish Library

The Desmond-Fish Library presents “Healing the Heart of Democracy,” the first in a new series of facilitated, non-partisan conversation circles on Sunday, February 26, at 1pm.  More...

Beware: ‘YES’ Phone Scam Hits Putnam

If you receive a voice from an unfamiliar person asking: “Can you hear me?” or any other query provoking a ‘yes’ response, hang up the phone!  That’s the advice of State Police because as Troop K Major Robert Nuzzo More...

Sweep for Undocumented Reaches Putnam

A Brewster man is one of four Hudson Valley residents arrested by ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) officers during a nationwide sweep.  The unidentified 28-yearold Guatemalan national, who had been convicted of driving under the influen More...

Injured Owl Rescued By DEC Police

A barred owl is alive today thanks in part to a North Salem man and members of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Police.  More...

Talk of our Town

What fabulous weather this week! Monday was such a striking day: Great weather, and the sidewalks and restaurants downtown were bustling into the evening. Hard to believe it is still February.  More...

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