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December 16, 2010 RSS feed / Around the County

Fire Dept. Brings Candy Canes Across Putnam

Santa Claus made his rounds last weekend courtesy of the Carmel Fire Department. More...

Free Immunization Clinic Draws a Sizable Crowd

On Thursday, December 9, from 3:30 to 6:30pm, the Putnam County Department of Health held a free vaccination clinic in its offices at 1 Geneva Road, in Brewster. More...

Peekskill Hollow Road Is Now a Historic District

Residents of Peekskill Hollow Road are victorious: After more than a decade of discussion and debate, the Putnam Legislature has declared Peekskill Hollow Road as a historic district, preventing widening of the two-lane road that carries traffic fro More...

When it Comes to Holiday Giving, Walden Students Say ‘It’s a Wrap!’

While most people haven’t even finished their holiday shopping yet, students at the BOCES Learning Center at Walden were busy wrapping all 95 of the presents they collected to give to children at Blythedale Children’s Hospital in Valhall More...

PHC Mothers Club Celebrates Three Years of Service

Members of the Mothers Club of Putnam Hospital Center recently celebrated their third anniversary of service to the Carmel hospital. They were presented with a certificate of appreciation by PHC Senior Vice President Jeffrey D. More...

Young Mahopac Authors Hone Craft

“Why do I stay atop my mountain And rule an empty kingdom?” Julia Zuckerberg, a student, wrote those lines in little more than five minutes as part of a writing exercise at Young Authors’ Editing Day at Putnam Northern Westchester More...

Historical Society: Underground Railroad May Have Passed Through Town

Did the Underground Railroad run through Patterson? Historians like David Jon Greenwood confirmed the probability at last week’s annual meeting of the Patterson Historical Society. More...

Share the Joy: Adopt a Family for the Holidays

It all started very small and with kindness of Heart...Staff at Putnam Family & Community Services decided to help families undergoing financial difficulties by asking for a wish list. More...

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