November 24, 2011 RSS feed / Around the County

The Hidden Treasures of Hope

Times are difficult and for people living with mental illness and addiction, coping with events like our region has experienced in recent weeks can be especially complex. More...

Senior Citizen Thanksgiving Traditions Continue

Dozens of senior citizens dined on turkey with all the trimmings when the Brewster and Carmel School Districts opened their doors for a holiday tradition—the Senior Citizens Thanksgiving Luncheon. More...

Seniors: Guard Your Card!

A Medicaid Fraud Summit conducted Friday was summed up by three words: “Guard your card!” More...

Boscobel Welcomes You to Tea with Mr. & Mrs. C

That much-loved holiday couple, Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus, will be hosting a festive Children’s Yuletide Tea at the Boscobel Mansion on Sunday, More...

Women Builders Day Celebrated at Habitat for Humanity Home

Two dozen women toiled in golden sunshine one recent weekend as the teachers, health care professionals, students, businesswomen and trades people did their part in building a home on Kendall Drive in Putnam Lake that will allow a family to own their More...

Dozens Walk To Prevent Suicide

Dozens of people were up early Sunday in order to walk to save lives. More...

Eldridge Celebrated for Leadership

Putnam County Legislature staff members feted Former County Executive Paul Eldridge last week. More...

Soldier Returns from Afghanistan

A Mahopac family has a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving—their son returned last week to his base in Baumholder, Germany, following a nine-month deployment in Afghanistan. More...

Pie Alert: Sherman Church Christmas Bazaar Next Week

The annual Sherman Church Christmas Bazaar will take place Saturday, Dec. 3, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church, 6 Church Road, off Route 39N, Sherman. More...

Free Flu Vaccine Clinic in Carmel

The Putnam County Department of Health is holding a FREE public seasonal flu vaccine clinic on Thursday, December 8. More...

Putnam People

… Berkeley College President Dario A. Cortes, PhD, has announced that students from Putnam County, NY, have been named to the President’s and Dean’s Lists at Berkeley College for the Summer 2011 Quarter. More...

Business Booming at County Impound Lot

Business is unfortunately booming at the Putnam County impound lot on Fair Street in Patterson, necessitating its expansion. More...

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Weekly Quotation

"I cannot endure to waste anything as precious as autumn sunshine by staying in the house. So I spend almost all the daylight hours in the open air." ~Nathaniel Hawthorne