June 24, 2010 RSS feed / Columns

To the People of the State of New York:


TTo the People of the State of New York: WE PROCEED now to an examination of the judiciary department of the proposed government. More...

What’s for Dinner?

Cool Cooking For Warmer Weather

Chicken fajitas can be slow cooked on   hot days for a cool, easy supper.   (NAPS)—When it’s too hot to use your oven to cook, a smart idea is to start using your slow cooker.   More...


Keeping an Eye on Our Representatives in D.C.

Is Gillibrand   Distancing Herself?   SENATOR Kirsten Gillibrand is up for reelection this year. Her Republican challenger has yet to be determined, but the junior senator from New York appears to be in full election mode, nonetheless. More...


The Bridges and Boardwalks of Peach Lake Natural Area

The southeast corner of Putnam County hosts a 138-acre gem called the Peach Lake Natural Area. More...

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Courier Archives

115 Years Ago 2 June 28, 1895   Friction at Croton Falls   Our Croton Falls correspondent reports the tearing down of a barn occupied by O. J. Whitlock, at that place, by the New York city authorities. More...


Chronicling the Accomplishments of Putnamites

DANNY JOHN BLUMBERG, of Brewster, has been named to the spring semester Dean’s list at Radford University. More...

Aesop’s Fables

The Frogs Desiring a King

The Frogs were living as happy as could be in a marshy swamp that just suited them; they went splashing about caring for nobody and nobody troubling with them. More...

Police News

Man Faces 25 Years   for Embezzlement   A Carmel man found guilty of embezzling his employer of nearly $2 million as well as failing to pay personal income tax to New York State is facing a 25 year state prison term after being found gu More...

Let’s Play a Game . .

Where in the County is The Courier?

If you can identify this location in   Putnam County and be the first caller to 845.225.3633 on Monday, June 28, at 10am (according to the clock at   the COURIER office), you will win a special surprise! More...

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Weekly Quotation

‘No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.’ ~Hal Borland