October 14, 2009 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Religious Services

ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN THE HIGHLANDS 1 Chestnut Street, Cold Spring Fr. Shane Scott- Hamblen, Rector, 265- 2539 Mr. Ron Greene, Senior Warden, 265-3624 www.stmaryscoldspring. dioceseny.org Sun. More...

United Methodist Church Welcomes New Pastor

The United Methodist Churches of Cold Spring and South Highland would like to introduce Pastor Margaret (Peggy) Laemmel to the community. Pastor Peg, as she likes to be known, was born on Plattsburgh Air Force Base, NY, on December 19, 1960. More...

Jazz Vespers This Saturday at First Presbyterian

Come and participate in an inspiring blend of worldclass jazz and contemporary spirituality this Saturday, Oct. 17 at 5:30pm at the First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown, 10 Academy St., Cold Spring. More...

Coming Events

ONGOING: Cold Spring Farmers' Market, Saturdays through Thanksgiving, 8:30am-1:30pm, at The Nest, Chestnut St. Putnam Valley Farmers' Markets: Fridays, 3-7pm, Tompkins Cnrs Methodist Church, outdoors, 729 Peekskill Hollow Rd. June 19-Oct. More...

Two Nelsonville Men Charged in Fracas

The Village of Cold Spring police reports the arrest of two men from Nelsonville. More...

Health Commissioner Says Swine Flu Vaccine is Safe

Putnam Commissioner of Health Dr. Sherlita Amler has set the record straight when it comes to H1N1 (swine flu) vaccine. In an interview with Dr. More...

Letters to the Editor Prompt Continued Haldane Discussion

The Haldane Central School District monthly business meeting of October 6, 2009 lived up to its billing—it was all business. More...

Candlelight Vigil for Domestic Violence Awareness

Join People Against Domestic Violence (PADV) & the Knights of Columbus / Knights Against Domestic Violence in a walk and vigil to to increase awareness, inspire hope and educate people about options. More...

Betty Green is Honored by Simmons College

Betty Green, of Cold Spring, will be presented with the Community Service Award by her alma mater, Simmons College. The honor is to be bestowed at Simmons's "Leadership Weekend 2009" during 'An Evening of Appreciation' on Friday, October 23. More...

Seasonal Flu Vaccine Clinics Now Open For Residents 9 Years of Age and Older

The Putnam County Department of Health will be holding public seasonal flu clinics for Putnam County residents 9 years of age and older at the following locations: Monday, October 19 - Garrison Fire Department 2- 6:30pm, 1616 Route 9, More...

Talk of our Town

Coats are being collected at the Methodist Church on Snake Hill Road in Garrison. See the article on page three. More...

Constitution Island Eyed by National Media

Constitution Island was featured on a national television network last Friday and Saturday. Doug Kennedy, a reporter for the Fox News Channel and the tenth child of Robert F. More...

South Highland Methodist Church is Collecting Coats

The South Highland UMC is again collecting coats for the needy in our community. More...

Friars Raise a Record Amount at Sharing Hope Dinner

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement raised a record $300,000 at their 16th Annual Sharing Hope Dinner on October 2 at The Plaza in New York City. The benefit honors those who have shown a commitment to helping others and inspiring hope. More...

Praying a Public Rosary for Our Country

On Saturday, October 10 at high noon, about 60 people joined in a nationwide "Fatima Rosary Prayer for Our Country" at the Bandstand on the riverfront in Cold Spring. More...

Leibell Named Putnam's 'Good Scout'

For nearly three decades of public service, State Senator Vincent Leibell exemplified this tenet of the Boy Scout oath: "To help other people at all times. More...

Photos

The Putnam County Historical Society & Foundry School Museum presented "A Gala Celebration of Family & Place" on Sunday, September 26, at the Bird & Bottle Inn. Over 175 guests celebrated with event chairs, the Honorable George and Libby Pataki. More...

Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk Raises Money

The Alzheimer's Association is inviting Hudson Valley residents to become champions in the fight against Alzheimer's by participating in the annual Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk®. More...

Manitoga Begins Major Restoration of 'Dragon Rock'

Jerry Allen of Philipstown Tree Service and arborist Chris Galligan kicked off Manitoga's Save America's Treasures $500K restoration project by removing a large pine tree near Russel Wright's house at Dragon Rock. More...

Glynwood's Harvest Awards Honor Agricultural Innovation

Glynwood has announced the winners of its 7th Annual Harvest Awards. More...

DOG DAY OCTOBER AFTERNOON

Man's best friends were out and about in droves on Sunday in Cold Spring at Putnam Humane Society's "Paws for Peace" day. Festivities included a Blessing of the Animals at St. More...

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