October 31, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

PINS Age Change Delayed By State Study finds law to aid parents and children under age 18 burdensome to overtaxed system

Despite recently passed legislation, parents struggling with out of control teens over age sixteen cannot yet compel the court system to come to their aid. More...

Cold Spring Water Department To Flush Hydrants

The Cold Spring Water Department will be conducting a hydrant flush of the distribution system beginning the evening of Sunday, November 4th. More...

Students ‘Appreciate’ Members of PV Board Of Education Local trip and local diploma option approved

When the Putnam Valley Board of Education convened Thursday evening, October 18, students took up the first two rows of chairs. More...

Rumblings In Lake Oscawana About Boat Basin Business

There are rumblings of concern amongst some members of the Lake Oscawana community about a boat basin formerly known as "Perry More...

Cablevision Features Putnam Valley Candidates On Special Programs

In an effort to inform its cable TV viewers about the upcoming local elections, Cablevision Systems Corporation provided air-time, production facilities and trained staff to candidates in the region. More...

Schools

Poughkeepsie Day School Open House For Middle And Upper School Programs

Poughkeepsie Day School will hold its annual Admissions Open House for families interested in learning about its Middle and Upper School programs (grades five through twelve) on Wednesday, November 7, from 7 to 8:30pm. More...

Haldane Faculty Association Walkers For Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Seven Haldane Faculty Association members plus friends and family members marched in the American Cancer Society More...

Wolf Visits Haldane School District

Rami, an ambassador wolf, visited students at Haldane Elementary School on October 1lth as part of the Mission:Wolf program. This program was made possible at Haldane thanks to the efforts of Forrest Hardy, grade five. More...

Briefly Noted

Putnam Hospital Center Auxiliary’s Eagle Eye Thrift Shop Celebrates Milestone

The Putnam Hospital Center Auxiliary More...

Westchester/Putnam Alzheimer’s Association Office Opens In Patterson

The Alzheimer More...

Vassar Brothers Offers Cancer Well-Fit Program

Vassar Brothers Hospital will begin offering a Cancer Well-Fit Program designed for the special needs of cancer patients on Tuesdays and Fridays, beginning November 6 from 4 to 5pm in the hospital More...

Philipstown Facing 2002 Tax Hike Town Board still trimming budget - preliminary hearings set for November 7th

After going through another budget-trimming workshop last Tuesday, October 23, Philipstown Supervisor William Mazzuca commented, "We More...

New York City Acquires 509-Acre Tract Near West Branch Reservoir In Putnam County

Commissioner Joel A. Miele Sr., P.E., of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has announced that the City has acquired a 509-acre tract known as Lakepointe Woods in Putnam County. More...

Putnam County To Undertake Telecommunications Needs Assessment Government looks at future of county infrastructure

Putnam County is taking steps toward building an "on ramp" to the technology superhighway. More...

Public Notice

The Philipstown Town Hall will be closed on Election Day, November 6th. More...

Garrison To Lose Its 250-Year-Old Oak Tree

School board discusses Oct. 23 bus accident, receives construction report More...

Putnam Valley: Master Plan Update Or "No Action" Alternative?

by Edward Paul Greiff More...

Putnam Valley To Host Veterans Day Ceremony

The Town of Putnam Valley will be hosting a Veterans Day Ceremony at Town Hall on Sunday, November 11th, at 11am. The Town Board is requesting your presence at the Memorial Park next to the Town Hall, to honor our country More...

Letters to the Editor

Applauds Opening Discussion On Religious Issues At Haldane Dear Members of the Philipstown Community,

In response to the letters of the Burnsteins and to the following letters I More...

Almost All Residents On Unpaved Portion Of E. Mtn. Rd. S. Want It To Remain Unpaved

(reprinted at the request of the author) More...

Fresh Air Fund Clarifies Position On Paving Dear Editor,

The Fresh Air Fund would like to clarify our position regarding the article written in the October 17th edition of the PCN&R. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Angela C. Guido

Angela Guido died at the Jewish Home and Hospital on October 14, 2001 after a long illness. The Funeral was held from the Sweet Funeral Home in Hyde Park, NY on Tuesday, October 16. More...

Celeste A. Savastano

Celeste A. Savastano, age 52 died on Tuesday October 23, 2001 at Vassar Brothers Hospital in Poughkeepsie. Born in New York, NY on November 26, 1948 she was the daughter of the Late Joseph Mastrogiacomo and Catherine (Natale) Mastrogiacomo. Mrs. More...

Sports News

Regular Season Ends For Blue Devils Football Team

The Haldane Varsity Football Team had two games last week that concluded their regular season. On Wednesday they faced Croton at O More...

Philipstown Recreation Department Soccer Highlights

2nd & 3rd Grade Division More...

Blue Devils Dominate League X-C Championship Race

A wave of blue descended upon the finish line at Croton Dam Park as the Haldane Girls Varsity Cross Country team captured the League Championship Race title to go along with their League Dual Meet title. More...

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