November 1, 2000 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

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Putnam Valley Man Stabbed At The Stadium Bar After World Series Game #1

On Saturday night, October 22, 23-year-old Darrell Wassil of Putnam Valley was stabbed at The Stadium Restaurant/Bar in the Town of Philipstown. The victim was stabbed in the chest during a fight in the parking lot, after World Series game #1. More...

Knights Of Columbus Celebrate 100th Anniversary - Membership Drive On

The Knights of Columbus, Loretto Council, #536, recently celebrated their 100th anniversary. In honor of this great milestone in their history, a membership drive is currently being held. More...

Christmas Craft Fair Planned For Thanksgiving Weekend At Graymoor

The Franciscan Sisters of the Atonement at Graymoor are sponsoring their annual Christmas Fair on Friday, November 24th through Sunday, November 26th, from 9 am to 4 pm each day. The Fair will be held in St. Mary More...

American Cancer Society Dance-A-Thon Benefit Great Success

The American Cancer Society held its Eight Annual Aerobic, Dance-A-Thon with Linda Ferrero Saturday, October 21st. More...

Veterans Services To Distribute Flu Shots

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Car And Deer Are A Calamitous Combination On New York Highways

Deer can be a deadly and costly driving hazard, says the New York Insurance Association (NYIA). Last year motorists in New York state reported more than 10,000 deer/auto collisions. But many more such accidents are never reported to authorities. More...

Putnam Highlands Audubon Offers Slide Presentation On Timber Rattlesnakes

The Putnam Highlands Audubon Society invites the public to an exciting slide presentation on "The Natural History of Timber Rattlesnakes" at its November 5th meeting at Stonykill Farm on Route 9D in Fishkill. More...

A Dessert Wine Tasting At Boscobel

On Saturday, November 11, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Seamus Quigley, National Sales Director for Pebble Ridge Vineyards and Wine Estates, will conduct a wine primer to introduce participants to an array of dessert wines for holiday entertaining. More...

Airman Gary Watkins Jr. Completes U.S.A.F. Basic Training

Gary and Patricia Watkins are proud to announce that their son, Airman Gary Watkins Jr. has successfully completed six weeks of basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, located in San Antonio, Texas. More...

Big Brothers And Sisters Seeking Help With Clothing Drops

Join Big Brothers & Big Sisters in their mission "To make a difference in somebody else More...

Police Report

On Monday, October 30, 2000 at about 8:15 am the Putnam County 911 dispatch center received a call from an Indian brook road resident, reporting that a worker at the Audubon Society More...

Camp Combe To Hold Fundraiser

The first fundraiser by the YMCA More...

Haldane Students Present Their Work At Teachers’ Conference

On October 14th, six members of Dr. Richter More...

Driver Falls Asleep And Veers Off Route 9

On October 22, Garrison Volunteer Fire Company responded to a report of a personal injury auto accident, just south of Route 9 and Snake Hill Road. More...

Crowd Enjoys A "Naturally Nocturnal" Evening

An excited gathering of over 400 children and adults watched as a live snowy owl put on an aerial display for them at the 3rd annual "Naturally Nocturnal" evening. More...

Guy Cockburn Receives Special Award From Christmas Tree Growers

Through the years, Guy Cockburn has earned several labels - The FDR of New York Christmas Tree Growers Association, The Babe Ruth of Christmas Tree Contest Ribbon Winners, The Godfather of Christmas Trees, Mr. More...

Rep. Kelly Announces $273,847 To Assist Dutchess/Putnam Defray Cost Of Incarcerating Criminal Aliens

US Rep. Sue Kelly announced on October 27th that Dutchess County has received $222,480 and Putnam County has received $51,367 in federal funds to help pay for the incarceration of criminal illegal aliens. More...

Franciscan Friars Of The Atonement-Graymoor To Observe All Souls Day November 2nd

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement-Graymvvr will observe the Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed, also known as All Souls Day, with a special mass next Thursday, November 2nd, at 8 pm in Pilgrim Hall. More...

Driving Safely Is Your Most Important Call - Sheriff Thoubborn Says

You are stopped at a red light. The light turns green and you start through the intersection only to slam on your brakes to barely miss another car running a red light. You notice the driver has a cell phone glued to his ear. More...

Effort To Remove Trash From Hudson Concludes - This Year

October 7 concluded the season for 67 area volunteers dedicated to helping remove waterborne trash, litter and debris from the surface of the Hudson River. More...

Putnam County Children’s Committee Launch Fund Drive

For over eight decades the Putnam County Children More...

"Best Of The Hudson Valley" Line-Up Bats A Thousand

The "Best" party of 2000 is coming to the Hudson Valley with an all-star line-up. More...

Hudson Valley Hospital Hosts Women’s Symposium November 4

"Get the Facts, Talk to the Experts" is the subject of Hudson Valley Hospital Center More...

Candles For A Clean Hudson Vigil In Peekskill

Scenic Hudson and Clearwater are sponsoring candlelight vigils up and down the Hudson River from the headwaters of the Hudson to New York City to respond to a recent media blitz by GE regarding the cleanup of the Hudson River. More...

Cold Spring FD Annual Appeal Begins

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Vintage Model A Club To Visit Cold Spring This Saturday

The North Jersey Regional A More...

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