COFFEE WITH A COP — Deputy Anthony Tolve of the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office hung out at the B&L Deli in Philipstown on Oct. 3 as part of a national campaign to help officers build relationships in the community. (Photo provided)
THAT MEANS YOU — A historic building on Main Street in Nelsonville is not ready for visitors. (Photo by Michael Turton)
BUS TRAINING — The Beacon Fire Department on Oct. 16 hosted a training session for firefighters from Beacon, Glenham, Chelsea and Dutchess Junction on handling accidents involving school buses. Using a surplus bus donated by the Leonard Bus Company, the 36 firefighters practiced stabilization, scene safety and hand and power equipment extrication techniques. (Photos provided)Did you find this article useful or informative? Please consider a contribution to support our nonprofit journalism. Our annual appeal has begun! All gifts of up to $1,000 through Dec. 31 will be matched TWICE! Click here for details. We are able to provide this website and our weekly print paper free to the community -- and pay our writers, photographers and editors for their hard work -- because of the generosity of readers like you.