November 24, 2010 RSS feed / Around the County

Hospital is Hosting Free Class on Introducing Your Pet to Your Newborn Baby

On Saturday, December 4, from 10 to 11am, Putnam Hospital Center’s maternity department will offer a Pets and the Newborn Class in its Birthing Center, located at the hospital at 670 Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel. More...

DeCicco Family Market Arrives In Southeast

One of the region’s leading supermarket chains has arrived in Putnam County. More...

Ben Bisognio To Lead All-American Marching Band

While watching Thursday’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Big Apple, make sure to check out the red and white. Leading the All-American Marching Band’s color guard will be Brewster High School sophomore Ben Bisognio. More...

How Do Putnam Schools Teach Thanksgiving?

Every elementary level student in Putnam County enjoyed a Thanksgiving feast this week in preparation for the holiday. Although cynics may say that valuable learning time was wasted, some students were submerged in knowledge. More...

Baking From the Heart

Thanksgiving will be extra special for dozens of less fortunate Putnam families thanks to the efforts of students enrolled at Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES. More...

Prom Bridges Generation Gap

on an upbeat note for 250 senior citizens and 125 students from greater Mahopac. More...

Senior Citizens Welcomed To Carmel School District

Dozens of “seasoned citizens” went back to school last Thursday to enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving turkey dinner a week early, courtesy of the Carmel School District. More...

Pekowsky’s Love For Community Benefits Schoolchildren

A generous donation of $15,000 worth of band arrangements—full scores and parts for a full performing orchestra—has been made to the Mahopac and Carmel School Districts. More...

JFK School Welcomes Senior Citizens For Holiday Luncheon

The welcome mat was out Friday at the John F. Kennedy Elementary School in Brewster when 75 senior citizens were treated to a special holiday luncheon. More...

Fire Prevention Is Year-Round Activity In Brewster

Fire Prevention Week is celebrated nationwide each year in early October, but in the greater Brewster-Southeast area fire prevention is a daily occurrence thanks to the men and women of the Brewster Fire Department. More...

Voices Hail From Pawling

Two of America’s most recognized voices hail from Pawling. Susan Pieratti, wife of Kent chiropractor Dr. More...

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Weekly Quotation

"I cannot endure to waste anything as precious as autumn sunshine by staying in the house. So I spend almost all the daylight hours in the open air." ~Nathaniel Hawthorne