County Health Department Warn of Scam against Restaurants

County Health Department Warn of Scam against Restaurants

The Putnam County Department of Health today (July 22) alerted area restaurants to a scam, perhaps part of a national fraud scheme, in which a caller claiming to be a Health Department employee attempts to schedule a bogus \”inspection.”

Village, DEC Ponder Best Way to Deal with Coal Tar Mess

Village, DEC Ponder Best Way to Deal with Coal Tar Mess

An industrial process that illuminated 19th-century homes now casts a frightening shadow over the Hudson Riverfront as Cold Spring confronts coal tar — the dangerous residue left behind by a factory that turned coal into fuel for gaslights.