April 28, 2011 RSS feed / Around the County

Putnam Hospital Opens New Cardiovascular Unit

“This is not your father’s Oldsmobile,” is how Putnam Hospital Center’s Medical Staff President Dr. Janusz Rudnicki described the medical center’s new cardio-vascular/post-care unit during its official opening Tuesday. More...

American Cancer Society Volunteers to Help Paint the Town Purple To Kickoff Relay For Life

On May 1, 2011 beginning at 8am and continuing throughout the day (times may vary by activity) the American Cancer Society will celebrate the Relay For Life in Mahopac and Patterson as they Paint the Town Purple, a symbolic color in the fight against More...

Programs at Temple Beth Shalom

The Temple Beth Shalom Men’s Club is hosting a breakfast with Tom Manko, Superintendent of Mahopac Schools, on Sunday May 1, at 9:30am. It is free and open to the public. More...

Anne Koplik Designs Hosts Big Sale in Brewster

Anne Koplik Designs is having a sale, with everything up to 75 percent off. Find Vintage-Inspired Jewelry, Earrings, Bracelets, Necklaces, Rings, and more ... More...

Pet Portraits Raise Money for Humane Society

Paws for a Cause held a professional pet portraits session in Carmel on April 9 to raise money for the Putnam Humane Society (PHS). The event featured professional pet portraits by Margaret Rizzuto, along with raffles, gifts and prizes. More...

Buckley Bolts from Nonprofit

Robert Buckley has resigned as a member of the board of the Putnam Community Foundation, the non-profit senior housing group tied to disgraced former Sen. Vincent Leibell. More...

National Day Of Prayer To Be Celebrated In Putnam

Putnam residents are being encouraged to participate in the National Day of Prayer observance next Thursday in Carmel. More...

Plunge Raises Funds For Special Olympics

It was six weeks ago when 535 hearty souls donned swimsuits and jumped into the frigid waters at the Sharpe Reservation in Fishkill to benefit Special Olympics. At last week’s meeting of the Stephen More...

Cub Scout Pack 271 Fundraiser Set for May 2

Our local Mahopac Cub Scout pack 271 is having a Fundraiser on May 2nd at McDonald’s on Rt. 6 by the A&P between the hours of 5pm -8pm. Money raised between 5-8pm McDonalds will donate 10% to pack 271. More...

Putnam People

… Army National Guard SGT. NINO PESCE is returning to the U.S. after a deployment to Iraq serving in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom/New Dawn, or Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan and the Southwest Asia Theater of Operations. More...

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