May 10, 2012 RSS feed / Politics

Whipple and County Call Suit Frivolous

Tilly Foster Farm management at issue

George Whipple, the Putnam County philanthropist whose foundations have donated more than $1 million to community causes across the county, finds himself in the unlikely position of having to circle the wagons. More...

A New Doctor in Putnam County’s House

Beals is new commissioner of health

Dr. Allen Beals of Putnam Valley will become Putnam’s New Commissioner of Health next month. More...

County Leaders Seek ‘Taxpayer Fairness’

Want Leibell foundation land returned to taxpayers

In a new twist to the saga of the Putnam Community Foundation’s illfated and uncompleted senior housing project, three top Putnam County leaders have urged that the Carmel Planning Board reject plans to subdivide the land. More...

Lawmakers Approve Budgeting Change

The Putnam Legislature voted last week to delay its annual budget process by two weeks allowing the executive and legislative branches of government additional time to prepare the fiscal expenditure each year. More...

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“Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.” ~Erma Bombeck