September 2, 2010 RSS feed / General Stories

Shopping Scam Targets Putnam Residents

A new out-of-state scam that has cost several Putnam residents thousands of dollars is being investigated by Carmel Police. More...

POLICE NEWS

Bad Neighbor A Mahopac woman who allegedly entered her neighbor’s apartment without permission to seek solace from having a fight with her daughters is facing a charge of burglary. More...

2010 ELECTIONS: QUESTIONS FOR CANDIDATES

With the Sept. 14 primary and the ensuing general election approaching, the Courier will be asking a question each week of local candidates for Congress, State Senate, State Assembly, and County Executive. More...

Taking the Chevy, or the Benz, to Levy

The inventory at the Putnam County DWI vehicle forfeiture lot is growing by the day! More...

Preservation, Water, Referendum on Board’s Agenda

SOUTHEAST TOWN BOARD

With fair attendance at the Southeast Town Hall, the Town Board met to discuss, among other issues, a possible land preservation acquisition. Dr. More...

Injured Hawk Rescued by Good Samaritans

Judy and Mike McDermott of Southeast believe in totems—natural objects that are symbols of personal or spiritual identity. Last week while traveling along Doansburg Road, the couple came upon an injured red-tailed hawk perched on a rail. More...

Police Canine Helps Catch K-Mart Shoplifter

An alleged shoplifter kept police at bay for some time before being tracked by a canine and taken into custody on charges of larceny. More...

Kent Man Survives Attack By Black Bear

A Kent man will have some story to tell his grandchildren years from now—how he survived an attack by a giant black bear. More...

Katz Cites ‘Out of Control’ Taxes at Town Hall Meeting

In an attempt to speak directly to voters within the State Assembly 99th District, candidate Steve Katz held a town hall meeting at the Mahopac Public Library last Thursday. More...

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“True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school classis running the country." ~Kurt Vonnegut