February 3, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Status of School Construction is Presented at Special Haldane Board Meeting

Changing State mandates places emphasis on three core curriculums

At a special meeting of the Haldane School Board held on Tuesday, January 25, attendees and board members listened to an updated report on the new high school annex building project. More...

Schools

PV Make a Difference Club Exemplifies Service in Action

Linda Cefaloni provides dedicated leadership

Mrs. Linda Cefaloni, a dedicated and popular Putnam Valley High School math teacher, spends nearly all of her free time working on community projects both in Putnam Valley and her home town of Mahopac. More...

PV Music Program is Striking All the Right Notes

In less than one month, the relatively new Putnam Valley Music Association is hosting its first big event. On February 28th the West Point Brass Quintet will perform at 10 am in the High School More...

Katherine Ziemke Receives Degree from Albany Law School

Katherine Ziemke of Cold Spring was one of 13 students who received a juris doctor degree from Albany Law School in December 2004. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Grete I. Wolf

Grete I. Wolf, age 66, of Cold Spring, NY died Wednesday, January 26th at her residence. Born in Poland on February 13, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Emma (Schmidtke) Wolf. More...

Briefly Noted

Greyhound Rescue Meet and Greet Planned

Greyhound Rescue and Rehabilitation will hold a "Meet and Greet" from 10 am to 2 pm, Saturday, February 5, at Cortlandt Town Shopping Center, 3131 E. Main Street, Mohegan Lake. More...

Visiting Nurse Association Committee Begins Planning for Awards Dinner

The Visiting Nurse Association of Hudson Valley (VNAHV) and affiliates will host their 11th Annual Awards Dinner on May 19, 2005. Recently, this year More...

Genevieve Mccarthy Burns Memorial Fund Celebrates Haldane Teacher

Genevieve McCarthy Burns was an outstanding teacher at Haldane School from 1958 to 1975. She taught third and sixth grades and specialized in science education. More...

Body of Hiker Found in Hudson Highlands State Park

Man missing for four weeks found by another hiker

Chief Michael Daly of the New York State Park Police and Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith report that a body found by a hiker in Hudson Highlands State Park last Friday has been identified as that of Myung Geuk Choi. More...

Philipstown Residents Speak Out About Quarry Pond Development Concept

Proposal for senior housing, affordable units draws both criticism and praise from community

Icy cold weather did not keep Philipstown residents from turning out in force for a January 25 public hearing on a proposed concept for the development on the property surrounding Quarry Pond, also known as the Philipstown Industrial Park. More...

Construction Moving Ahead for Main Street Stores

Despite the frigid weather construction is quickly moving forward for the building at 114/116 Main Street in Cold Spring. The building was torn down after renovators found structural problems late last year. More...

Births

Carmela Maria Cofini

A daughter, Carmela Maria Cofini, was born at 9:45 am on January 17, 2005 at Northern Westchester Hospital in Mt. Kisco to Maria and Paul Cofini of Cold Spring. She weighed 6 lbs. 15 oz. and was 20 inches long. More...

Jaiden Iva Donohue

A baby girl, Jaiden Iva, was born at Hudson Valley Hospital on January 10th to parents Brooke Iva and Gregory Acker Donohue. The family resides in Lake Peekskill. More...

Scott Bradley

Bunker

Scott Bradley was born on January 10, 2005 to Beacon parents Andrea and Scott Bunker. More...

Sports News

PV Parks and Recreation Basketball is Going Global

The fall of 2004 marks a major step for Putnam Valley Parks and Recreation More...

2005 Philipstown Lacrosse Parent Organizational Meeting Announced

The Philipstown Lacrosse Association for Youth (P.L.A.Y.) is holding an organizational meeting for Moms and Dads (no players please) on Saturday February 12 at the Desmond-Fish Library in Garrison. More...

Successful Wrestling Season Coming to an End at Haldane

The Haldane boys wrestling team have continued their hard work. Currently they are a dominating force in their league and will soon close out an extremely successful team season. More...

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