March 24, 2011 RSS feed / Around the County

High School Musicians Achieve State Honors

Teresa Peters and Kate Kilgus returned from Syracuse last week with memories to last a lifetime. The two Carmel High School musicians performed at the Syracuse Convention Center with the New York State Band Directors Association Statewide Honor Band. More...

‘Illusions’ Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Illusions brought the house down in Mahopac last weekend. Audiences estimated at 2,000 jammed into the Mahopac High School auditorium for the show’s 30th annual production. More...

‘Grease’ Comes to Town

One of America’s all time favorite musical productions will be performed on the great stage at the Brewster High School Performing Arts Center this weekend. More...

Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Install New President

Businessman Neal L. Sullivan CPA was recently installed as the new President of the Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. More...

Andrew Port is One of America’s Most Talented Musicians

Carmel High School sophomore Andrew Port may be only 15 years old but the young man is already one of America’s most accomplished musicians. More...

Furry Family Fun Fair

Putnam’s Furry Family Fun Fair on Sunday was organized by Joanne Colangelo along with Cheryl Wachtel and Kim Gerosa, all of Mahopac. More...

Freezin’ for a Reason

The excitement reached a fevered pitch when 150 brave souls cheered on by another 250 supporters ran into chilly Lake Mahopac last Saturday to raise money for what has become a Putnam County tradition. More...

New Animal Shelter To Become Reality

A new animal shelter is finally coming to Putnam County. Last week the county closed on a $200,000 deal for a 10-acre parcel of town-owned vacant land in Southeast, off Zimmer Road and Pugsley Road near I-84 and Route 312. More...

Religious Events This Week

Thurs . March 24 — Gran d re-open ing of the Thrift Shop at First Presbyterian Church , Mahopac — 10am- 4pm. Shop for clothing for women and children, household items, books, toys, and gift items. More...

Putnam People

… Army Pvt. MICHAEL J. KENNEDY has graduated from the H-8 Tracked Vehicle Recovery Specialist Course at Fort Knox, Ky. Kennedy is the son of James M. More...

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“Here is a test to find out whether your mission in life is complete. If you’re alive, it isn’t.” ~Lauren Bacall