December 30, 2009 RSS feed / General Stories

Putnam Community Foundation Aids Senior Citizens, Revitalizes Brewster

Dozens of senior citizens gathered on the day after Christmas in the community room of a building at 50 Main Street in Brewster to say thanks to the Putnam Community Foundation. More...

Putnam CAP Benefits from “Fund-a-Feast”

Christmas Day has come and gone, but a need still exists at the Putnam Community Action Program (CAP) for food. More...

Contractors Brighten Holidays for PFCS

When members of Putnam Family and Community Services (PFCS) ring in the New Year this weekend they will be especially grateful to the Putnam County Electrical Contractors Association—a non-for-profit trade organization promoting high standards More...

Generous Donors share their life with others

Throughout Putnam County many gifts were exchanged during the long holiday weekend, but none as critical as the gift of life! More...

Putnam Veterans Home Celebrates Christmas

In 1998, the State Senator Vincent Leibell Putnam Veterans Home opened, and each Christmas since that time, the senator and his elves visit the home off Drewville Road in Carmel to meet with the vets while exchanging holiday gifts. More...

Dellaripa Home for the Holidays

Airman Alyssa Dellaripa came home for the holidays. The 2008 graduate of Carmel High School who is stationed on the USS Harry S. Truman returned to her naval duties this week after spending time with family and friends in Lake Carmel and Mahopac. More...

More Flu Clinics Planned for Next Week

It’s still not too late to get your seasonal flu and H1N1 flu vaccine. The Putnam County Health Department will be offering both H1N1 and seasonal flu inoculations next Thursday to all New Yorkers aged 10 and older. More...

Emergency Response Team Trains for Disaster

It was only a drill, but for the 25 members of the highly trained Putnam County Emergency Response Team, a “raid” on a house containing an “armed and extremely dangerous” individual was extremely realistic. More...

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"Our greatest natural resource is the minds of our children" ~Walter Elias Disney