October 29, 2009 RSS feed / Around the County


Dryer fire damages Carmel home

A Carmel family has learned a painful lesson: Remove the lint and fabric residue from filters and exterior exhaust pipes on all clothes dryers. More...


Scary moments in Patterson mall

Four merchants at a Patterson strip mall had quite a scare—not related to Halloween—when smoke filled their places of business. More...


Upstate car crash claims local man

Family and friends are mourning the passing of Joshua Menzie this week. The 42-year-old resident of Chappaqua Road, Lake Carmel, was killed Sunday in a single-car crash in the Greene County town of Hunter. More...


John Hall brings Congress to Kent

Congressman John Hall’s arrival in Putnam County was far from auspicious. The second-term lawmaker brought his “Congress on Your Corner” to Kent on Saturday. More...


Equine health care at Tilly Foster

Dozens of horse lovers enjoyed magnificent autumn weather Sunday by venturing to the Tilly Foster Farm where “Horseman’s Day at the Farm” was celebrated. More...

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Weekly Quotation

'The fallen leaves in the forest seemed to make even the ground glow and burn with light.' ~Malcolm Lowry