October 3, 2013 RSS feed / Around the County

Our Montessori Celebrates Constitution Day/Pledge Across America

Tuesday, September 17, was Constitution Day. “Pledge Across America” was a synchronized recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance from Hawaii all the way to the East Coast. More...

Breast Cancer Awareness Event at Howland

Join local author Julia A. McGuire at the Howland Public Library in Beacon on Sunday, October 6th, from 1 to 3 p.m. as she talks about her book titled I Was Such a Boob About My Breasts: The AHA! More...

Chris Layton Is Finalist in Empire State Photo Contest

Chris Layton is not only the staff photographer for both the PCN&R and its sister paper the PUTNAM COUNTY COURIER, but one of Chris’s amazing photos was selected as a finalist in the second annual “My Empire State Building” phot More...

‘Old Geezers’ Bring Long Tradition to Mahopac Falls Fire Department

They call themselves the “Old Geezers!”—eleven long time members of the Mahopac Falls Fire Department with a combined total of 480 years of dedicated service to residents and businesses in Putnam County. More...

Library to Celebrate ‘Pat Kaufman Day’

The Mahopac Public Library Board of Trustees, Staff, and Friends of the Library, along with Town of Carmel Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt, invite all residents of Mahopac to “Pat Kaufman Day” on Thursday, October 10th, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. More...

Tech Center Offers After Hours Programs for Middle Schoolers

Aspiring middle school fashion designers, animators, chefs, architects and more can explore their career choices before they even get to high school in one of the new Tech After Hours programs at The Tech Center at Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES. More...

Hands-On Learning in Putnam Valley

Putnam Valley High School physics teacher Bruce Ludovicy tasks students with a real life engineering problem. More...

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