August 5, 2010 RSS feed / Around the County

Fire Department Hosts Annual Inspection Parade

The sounds of music provided by bands and fire and drum corps echoed throughout downtown Brewster when the Brewster Fire Department hosted its annual inspection parade. More...

Drew United Methodist Church Celebrates 175 Years

Drew United Methodist Church is proud to celebrate its 175th anniversary of service to God and the community. Methodism in the Carmel area can be traced back to the late 18th century. More...

Lake Carmel Man Sentenced to Prison for Robbery

A Lake Carmel man will be calling the New York State Department of Corrections home for the next three years following sentencing in Dutchess County Court. More...

Out and About

Bill Bennett of Kent Cliffs enjoying his Putnam County Guide while relaxing at the Carmel Car Curise. More...

Tension Lingers Throughout Town Departments

Wounds continued to fester during the July 28 Patterson town board meeting— following the previous meeting’s hostile liveliness. More...

DiSalvo Details Planning Board Concerns

Maria DiSalvo, who resigned from the Patterson Planning Board unexpectedly in June, has said that appointment of Ron Taylor to fill the remainder of her term was an “unfair process.” More...

Scores on Hand for Patterson FD Parade

Hundreds of firefighters and members of marching bands were greeted by an enthusiastic crowd Friday evening when the Patterson Fire Department conducted its annual inspection parade. More...

Landfill Closure Bid Sparks Board Questions

After over an hour of heated debate, the Southeast Town Board advanced plans to close the town’s landfill, a project that has been ongoing for 20 years. More...

Boy Scouts of America Celebrate 100 Years

Influencing America’s youth for 100 years, the Boy Scouts of America recently celebrated 100 years of Scouting. More...

Silver Starlites Take First at AYOP Nationals

The Silver Starlites, a local baton twirling team in Pawling, won 1st place at the AYOP Nationals in South Bend, Indiana, at the University of Notre Dame, which took place at the end of July. The Tiny Tot team came in 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. More...

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