June 30, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Garrison Teachers’ Association and Garrison School Related Personnel Ratify Contracts

Board applauds spirit of cooperation

At the special meeting held on June 24 the Board announced that the contracts for the Garrison Teachers More...

Putnam Valley Board of Education Honors Retiring Trustee Patrick Bellino

Principal reports fall registration for kindergarten at 123

At its final meeting for school year 2003-04, the Putnam Valley Board of Education honored its past President Patrick Bellino for his 11 years of service on the Board. More...

Putnam Valley Town Hall Begins Summer Hours Next Monday

Effective Monday, July 5 and ending Friday, September 3 the Putnam Valley Town Offices will be open from 8 am to 4:30 pm Monday thru Thursday. Friday hours will be 8 am to 2 pm. More...

Public Notice

Due to the 4th of July Holiday, the regular meeting of the Nelsonville Village Board has been rescheduled to 8 pm on Monday, July 12. More...

Schools

Haldane Sixth Grade Students Create Clearwater Fabric Collage

Haldane sixth grade students created a large fabric collage of the Clearwater on the Hudson. The students sketched the boat and then decided to combine the drawings by Hannah Diebboll and Stephanie Haviland for the collage. More...

Kinkel graduates from Kenyon College

Julia F. Kinkel, daughter of Julia and Paul Kinkel of Moog Road in Garrison, received the bachelor of arts degree at the one hundred and seventy-sixth Commencement of Kenyon College on Saturday, May 22. Kinkel graduated with a major in art history. More...

Putnam Arts Council Awards Scholarship to Haldane’s Kaitlin Sullivan

In an effort to encourage the arts and reward the creative talents of the County More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Antionette Jacobs

Antionette Jacobs, age 93 of Philipstown, NY died on Sunday June 27, 2004 at her home in Philipstown. More...

Peter Sebastian Maier

Peter Sebastian Maier, age 16 of Schweitenkirchen, Germany died Monday June 28, 2004 at Vassar Hospital. More...

Sports News

St. Christopher’s Inn Golf Classic Raises $110,000

The 12th Annual St. Christopher's Inn Golf Classic which took place on June 21st at the Mount Kisco Country Club raised over $110,000. Proceeds will benefit the homeless and addicted at St. More...

Orange County Junior Golf Classic to Tee Off July 19

The annual Orange County Junior Golf Championship will be held at Stony Ford Golf Course, July 19-22, for players 18 years of age and younger. There will be three age divisions: Cadet (12 & under), Minor (13-15) and Major (16-18). More...

Charles Pohlemus Children’s Fishing Derby Held on Father’s Day

The Garrison Fish and Game Club held its annual children More...

Putnam Valley Celebrates Historic First High School Gradation

The odyssey of building a Putnam Valley High School, filling it with students and graduating its first class started sixteen years ago in 1988. On June 26, 2004, that journey ended with the 125 students who make up the Graduating Class Of 2004. More...

Public Comments Incorporated into Philipstown 20/20 Plan

Schedule set for plan adoption and implementation

The Philipstown Comprehensive Plan Special Board met on June 9 to make changes to the Town More...

Garrison Board of Education Shows Its Appreciation to Volunteers

Board and school bid farewell to Superintendent Bergman

The June 16 meeting of the Garrison Board of Education was devoted to dealing with numerous action and several discussion items, which had been preceded by a volunteer appreciation reception and a heartfelt farewell to Dr. Bergman. More...

Mekeel’s Corners Chapel to be Site of Independence Day Service

The Mekeel More...

Our Lady of Loretto Organ Dedicated

Dedication of the newly refurbished pipe organ at Our Lady of Loretto Church was held last Sunday, June 27, 2004. More...

Letters to the Editor

Opposed to Fieldstone-Bryant Pond Road Development (reprinted at the request of the author)

Dear Mr. Zarcone [PV Planning Board Chairman],

I oppose the new development proposal under consideration. What are you doing as a responsible and sensitive Planning Board to oversee this project and request alternatives that would more appropriately be inserted into our rural landscape? More...

Another Great Year

Editor,

What a pleasure to know my Town remembers our Veterans so well. More...

Pets and Fireworks Don’t Mix

Dear Editor,

4th of July is right around the corner and summertime festivals are happening every weekend. Along with these festivities bring beautiful fireworks. More...

Briefly Noted

Fourth Annual Great Hudson River Paddle to "Launch" July 6

Festival planned for July 11 at Gazebo in Cold Spring

The Hudson River Valley Greenway, the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area and the Hudson River Watertrail Association jointly announce the Fourth Annual Great Hudson River Paddle (GHRP) is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, July 6th, in Albany and More...

Tree-Identification Guide Book Available From National Arbor Day Foundation

"What Tree Is That?," a pocket guide for identifying trees, is available from The National Arbor Day Foundation. More...

Putnam County Sheriff Cautions Citizens About Dangers of Fireworks

As Independence Day approaches, Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith is cautioning County residents about the dangers posed by illegal fireworks. More...

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