January 27, 2011 RSS feed / General Stories

Five PV Teens Charged With Trespass And Possession

Five Putnam Valley teens face hearings in Yorktown Town Court February 11 following their arrests for trespass and marijuana possession. More...

For Sale Sign Posted At Plant

A For Sale sign has been posted at what had been one of Putnam County’s largest private employers. Watson Pharmaceuticals will be officially closing its doors within the next eight weeks. More...

DNA Helps Solve Blazer Pub Burglary

One of the Putnam area’s most popular restaurants was burglarized more than three years ago, but thanks to modern day technology, cops finally got their man. More...

Police News

Deported Alien Arrested for DWI A man deported to his native Guatemala in 2009 after residing in Brewster is on his way back to Central America. More...

Putnam County Legislators Receive Their 2011 Committee Assignments

Putnam County Legislature Chairman Vincent Tamagna has made his committee assignments for the New Year and the legislature’s newest members have been named to chair two critically important committees. More...

Tully Is Coming Home

John Tully is coming home. Putnam’s former Deputy County Executive under the Robert Bondi administration will be returning to his old post on February 1, working with the county’s new executive, Paul Eldridge. More...

No Lag in DWI Arrests

The New Year is now one month old but old habits, like motorists driving while intoxicated, continue to plague area police. More...

Carmel Readies For First Revaluation In 16 Years

The Town of Carmel will soon be undergoing a complete revaluation—its first in 16 years. More...

Battle Brewing Over Garbage Contract in Carmel

The Carmel Town Board has rejected a license with the Sani Pro Disposal Corporation to remove trash in the greater Carmel-Mahopac area. More...

Sales Tax Total Best in Years

On Monday Commissioner of Finance William Carlin advised a meeting of the legislature’s Audit Committee December’s sales tax revenues totaled $5.3 million, a $285,000 increase over the same period in 2009. More...

Clarification

Information provided to the Courier by the Putnam County Sheriff’’s Department concerning last week’s crash on Route 22 at 164 in Patterson needs clarification. More...

Senator Ball Opens District Office

At a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, joined by dozens of constituents and local officials throughout Senate District 40, Senator Greg Ball officially opened the State Senate District 40 Office. More...

Click here for digital edition
2011-01-27 digital edition

Weekly Quotation

"Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful." ~Norman Vincent Peale