February 23, 2012 RSS feed / Around the County

Mahopac’s ‘Indiana Jones’ Saves Big Cats

Alan Rabinowitz has been referred to as the “Indiana Jones of Wildlife Protection” by Time magazine. More...

Computer Learning for Seniors

If you are a senior interested in learning computers you can register for a variety of classes and free workshops offered by the Putnam County Office for the Aging at two locations: William Koehler Senior Center, Route 6, Mahopac and Putnam Valley Se More...

Babysitting Safety at Putnam Hospital

Putnam Hospital Center will offer a certified Babysitting Safety Course, covering child safety and basic care techniques for infants and children, on Saturday, April 14th, from 9 am to 3 pm, for individuals age 12 and older. More...

Cancer Support Meetings in March

The following Support Connection cancer support groups are scheduled in Putnam and Dutchess in March: At Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel: 1) Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support Group: March 12, Second Monday of the month at 10 a.m. More...

Tears of Joy for Humane Society Leadership

Michele Dugan, president of the Putnam County Humane Society, broke down and cried when accepting the keys to a gently used and completely refurbished Ford work van courtesy of Meadowland of Carmel. More...

Alyssa Dellaripa: Firefighter for Life

Alyssa Dellaripa remembers growing up at the Lake Carmel FD headquarters as a small child. More...

Colonial Fair Connects Kids With Past

Creativity, hard work, teachers’ collaboration and funding from the Brewster Education Foundation resulted in another successful Colonial Fair at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster. More...

Help Design, Build Trails Next Week

At 7:30 p.m. More...

eBooks, eTechnology, Enough?

The Kent Public Library can help! Learn everything you need to know about borrowing eBooks from the library using your eReader (including Nook, Kindle, iPads, Sony Reader, and more) and downloading audiobooks to your computer and devices. More...

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‘Get off your horse and drink your milk.’ ~John Wayne