March 31, 2011 RSS feed / General Stories

Carmel Meetings

Thurs, April 7 Rec & Parks Advisory Committee 7:30pm More...

Mahopac Man Accused Of Attempting To Run Down Family At Mall

A Mahopac man is facing charges of reckless endangerment and menacing for allegedly attempting to run down a family walking in the parking lot at the Jefferson Valley Mall. More...

Putnam to Participate in Accessible Transportation Initiative

Attendees at Saturday’s annual Putnam County Legislature Forum learned some exciting news: Putnam had been chosen as one of 10 counties nationwide to participate in a one-year systems change process to improve transportation options for the han More...

Man Charged with Bigotry, Assault

A Brewster man who authorities say had been tossed out of a Danbury nightclub is facing charges of assault and intimidation based on bigotry for allegedly shouting ethnic slurs after attacking a Hispanic man. More...

Joe Keenan to Succeed Linda Rossetti at MPES

The Matthew Paterson Elementary School’s gain is Kent Elementary School’s loss. More...

Weekend DWI Arrests Soar

Police on the state, county, and town levels were kept busy last weekend rounding up motorists for drunken driving. More...

Investigation Continues Into Brotherly Dispute

Brewster State Police are awaiting the results of toxicological testing before determining whether or not criminal charges will be filed in the death of a Brewster man who died suddenly at his home after fighting with his brothers. More...

AMPLIFICATION

In last week’s story “Wondering About Wonder Lake,” Roger Gross was referenced in a comment as the executive director of the Hudson Valley Trust. More...

Civic Meeting

The Hamlet of Carmel Civic Association will have a general membership meeting at the Carmel Fire House, 94 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, NY, on Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 7:30pm. More...

Three Highway Workers Injured By Tire Explosion

Three Carmel Highway Department employees experienced a brush with death last week when a tire exploded on a truck as the men were attempting to remove a large piece of asphalt that became lodged between the right rear tires. More...

Mahopac Meetings

The Board of Education of the Mahopac Central School District will hold a Finance Committee Meeting on Thursday, March 31, 2011 in the Lakeview Elementary School Auditorium @ 7:30 p.m. The community is welcome to attend. More...

Two Charged With Possessing Forged Prescriptions

A Brewster man and a resident of Dutchess County are facing felony charges of possessing forged instruments following their arrests by the Putnam Sheriff’s Department as the result of separate investigations. More...

Russo and Carroll Lead PFCS through Difficult Times

Diane Russo and Alison Carroll began their tenure at Putnam Family and Community Services (PFCS) on the same day. More...

‘Can We Talk’ Program for Parents is Tonight

Internationally recognized substance abuse professional Michael Nerney visits Putnam County this week with a message that is designed to help parents talks with their teens. More...

Putnam Valley Man Accused of Mass Murder

Putnam Valley High School Assistant Principal Sam Oliverio remembered Louis Schriebman as a “special guy who had a unique perspective on life.” More...

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Weekly Quotation

“Now Autumn’s fire burns slowly along the woods and day by day the dead leaves fall and melt.” -- William Allingham