September 2, 2010 RSS feed / Around the County

Library Set for Founders’ Day Events and Raffle

This year the village of Brewster’s Founders’ Day is Sun., Oct. 3, from 10am to 3pm. The Brewster Public Library is excitedly preparing to make this year even better than last. More...

Chili Cookoff Brings Food, Music to Patterson

Do you love chili? The Carmel Rotary Club’s 2nd annual Chili Cookoff is planned for September 19 at Camp Herrlich in Patterson. More...

Mahopac Club Has Big Plans for Columbus Day

Join in on two very special events sponsored by the Italian American Club of Mahopac. More...

Register Early for Prepared Childbirth Class Sept. 25

HEY W e’ll Buy Your The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center has scheduled its next one-day prepared childbirth class for Saturday, September 25, from 9am to 5pm, at the hospital at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

Equestrian is Back in the Saddle Thanks to Danbury Hospital Lumbar Fusion Surgery

Heather Malvarosa thought her days of cantering had come to a close. Horseback riding had always been a constant in the life of the 55-year-old Fishkill, NY resident. However, a fall at the age of 17 would come back to haunt her years later. More...

PUTNAM PEOpLE

… Army National Guard Pvt. ANDREW J. BRINK has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. Brink is the son of William Brink, and Elizabeth Brink of Eagles Ridge, both of Brewster. More...

‘Dean of Putnam’s Workforce’ is 88 Years Young

John Francis “Zeke” Drnek loves his job. How many people do you know who report for work each day with great enthusiasm at the tender age of 88? More...

Bees Attack Campers in Patterson

The scene resembled an Alfred Hitchcock horror flick. More...

Hair-A-Fair Hits Ground Running

Yes, you may know that technically Hair-A-Fair Spa & Salon is located on Fair Street in Carmel, but with its mobile beauty shop—“Running With Scissors”—it can relocate to virtually any parking lot near you. More...

Historical Society Gears Up for End of Season

The Town of Carmel Historical Society recently installed the officers and trustees for 2010-11, at the Historical Center, 40 McAlpin Avenue, Mahopac. More...

Composite Squadron Takes the Trophy in Lake Carmel

Putnam County Composite Squadron is proud to announce that the squadron was presented with a trophy for Best Non Firematic Color Guard by marching in the Lake Carmel Fire Dept. As an auxiliary of the U.S. More...

TONYA MARIE SHERWOOD & MARC ANTHONY

Marc Anthony, 41, of Mahopac and Tonya Marie Sherwood, 39, of Somers became engaged on July 3 in Kissimmee, FL. Their wedding ceremony will be on May 14, 2011, at a small intimate destination at their favorite resort in Kissimmee. More...

Senior Picnic Plans in Full Swing

Plans are being finalized this week for a traditional Putnam happening. “Seasoned” citizens from Carmel to Cold Spring and from Putnam Lake to Putnam Valley will be converging on the Putnam Veterans’ Memorial Park Sept. More...

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Weekly Quotation

“The first day of spring is one thing,and the first spring day is another. The difference between them is sometimes as great as a month.” Henry Van Dyke