June 28, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Haldane Student Athletes; Retiring BOE Trustee Honored

High School building contractor sues Haldane

The final Haldane Central School District Board of Education meeting for the 2005-2006 school year kicked off with Athletic Director Steve Macias presenting several awards to student athletes and their coaches. More...

Haldane Announces Valedictorian and Salutatorian

Valedictorian Sri Kuehnlenz and Salutatorian Michelle Grasso benefited from their activities at Haldane

The 2006 Haldane High School Valedictorian is Sri Kuehnlenz and the Salutatorian is Michelle Grasso. More...

PVHS Names Valedictorian, Salutatorian

Putnam Valley High School (PVHS) is pleased to announce that Amanda (Maggie) Chesnut has been named valedictorian of the class of 2006, and Nicole Ricapito has been named salutatorian. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Faces of Liberty Exhibit Opens at Howland Library

"Faces of Liberty," an exhibit created by the Nassau County chapter of the New York Civil Liberties Union, will be shown at the Howland Public Library, 313 Main Street, Beacon from July 1-July 27, 2006. More...

Annual Russian Children's Folk Fest to be Held

Happy Families is a proud sponsor of the Annual Russian Children's Folk Fest. Every year they give a group of school age orphans a chance to have a summer vacation in America. Happy Families International Center Inc. More...

Children's Revolutionary War Program Offered at Mount Gulian

Mount Gulian Historic Site, Fishkill, celebrates Independence Day with children's programming. The interactive program, "Life of a Revolutionary War Soldier," will be offered at 1:30 and 3 pm on Sunday, July 2nd. More...

Births

Olivia Ann Scanga

Mark and Melissa Scanga proudly announced the birth of their daughter Olivia Ann at Hudson Valley Hospital on June 14th. She was 6 lbs. 3 oz. and 19 inches at birth. More...

Briefly Noted

Mekeel's Corners Chapel to Hold Fourth of July Service

The Mekeel's Corners Chapel Association is pleased to announce it's annual Independence Day service at 10 am on Tuesday July 4, 2006 at the Chapel. More...

Cold Spring UMC Hosting Tag and Food Sale

The Cold Spring United Methodist Church will be holding a tag and food sale on Saturday, July 22 from 8:30 am to 4 pm in the Church Hall at 216 Main Street. The proceeds will be used to help with the current expenses of the church. More...

April was Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Putnam/Northern Westchester Women's Resource Center promotes awareness in local libraries

April was Sexual Assault Awareness Month. In an effort to promote awareness, the Women's Resource Center is hosting a bookmarks display in local public libraries. More...

Uses for Butterfield Hospital Property Come Before Legislature Committee

Putnam Family & Community Services to receive no County assistance but financial burden to ease

At the close of the June 20, 2006 meeting of the County Legislature's Health, Social, Educational and Environmental Committee meeting, Chairman Sam Oliverio produced a memo from Commissioner of Health Sherlita Amler that outlined suggested uses for B More...

Garrison Board Appoints Consultant for Study on Demographic and Financial Impact of St. Basil's License Application

2006 fund balance estimated at $549,089

At its June 21, 2006 meeting, the Garrison Board of Education covered a number of issues, running the gamut from updates on the St. More...

CV Firefighters Take Training For Incident Management

PV Ambulance Corps offers free First Aid and CPR classes

Firefighters from the Continental Village Fire Department attend training More...

Boxing In The Park is Just One of Joe Kenna' Plans for the Kids of Putnam Valley

Plans for Skateboard and BMX Bike Park proposed

Ilva Kasilov throwing a left jab while side stepping a left jab being thrown by Garland Ortiz Sanches. More...

Public Notice

In observance of the July 4 holiday, all Town of Philipstown Offices including the Highway Department will be closed July 3rd and July 4th. More...

Schools

The Nest Childcare Kids Are Off to Kindergarten

The 2007 fine-featheredfriends of The Nest are ready to fly off to kindergarten. In the back row from left to right: teacher Debbie Vanderpyle, Nate Allen, Estelle Struck, Morgan Etta, Zoe Lyons-Davis, Joshua Lisikatos, Nathan Vidal. More...

Letters to the Editor

Town Planner's Advice is Needed by Board

To the Editor: In reference to the letter last week from Susan Bates regarding the Town Planning Board, it became clear that the World Wrestling Federation had not died a merciful death. More...

Our Government Has A Stranglehold On Us

Editor: According to an e-mailed news report I received, Virginia's public and private colleges and universities soon will be required to submit the names and Social Security numbers of tens of thousands of students they accept each year to state po More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Victor E. Carlson

Victor E. Carlson, age 82, of Cold Spring, died on Friday, June 23, 2006 at Rosary Hill Home in Hawthorne, NY. More...

Sports News

Haldane Alex Serradas Receives Life Lessons at The US Open

The US Open Golf Championship held its 106th annual golf tournament at renowned Winged Foot County Club in Mamaroneck. More...

Registration Begins July 1 for The Hudson Highlands Greenway Triathlon

The Philipstown Greenway Committee announced that registration will begin July 1 for the First Annual Hudson Highlands Greenway Triathlon. More...

Yankees and Tigers Share the Little League Championship

For the second time in the past four seasons, the Philipstown Little League closed out its campaign with a tie for the title. More...

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