July 5, 2012 RSS feed / Around the County

The Color of Money is Pink

Carmel News

The night air was stifling yet inside the air-conditioned Carmel Knights of Columbus Hall, more than 150 people enjoyed the cool air and pleasant surroundings last Friday while raising money for the Putnam Community Action Program (CAP) and the Ameri More...

Motorcyclist Hurt in Driveway

Carmel News

A 21-year-old Carmel man suffered a serious leg injury Sunday while operating a motorcycle in a common driveway adjacent to his home.  The Putnam 911 Dispatch Center received a report of a “man down” at 123 Gleneida Ridge Road at 5:3 More...

Park Ford Honored with President’s Award

News from Mahopac

Park Ford of Mahopac has become one of the top 100 Ford and Lincoln dealers across the U.S. to receive the prestigious Ford Motor Company President’s Award.  More...

Joyful End for Former Addicts

News from Mahopac

Eight residents of Putnam County drew cheers and applause for accomplishing what some believed was the impossible—completion of the rigorous Putnam Drug Treatment Court Program.  More...

Bus Driver Gets Special Lift

Carmel News

Carmel school bus driver Judy Carbone is fighting the fight of her life.  The much loved and respected “veteran behind the wheel” is fighting cancer, and elementary aged students riding her bus from in the Mooney Hill Road-Sabrina Co More...

94 Donate Blood in Carmel Friday

Carmel News

Officials at the New York Blood Bank are taking a breather this week thanks to the generosity of residents of Putnam County and vicinity.  More...

Top 40 Students to Attend Colleges and Universities Nationwide

Carmel News

The Carmel High School Class of 2012 received kudos and applause during commencement exercises at Western Connecticut State University in Danbury.  Of particular note, the school’s top 40 students were recognized for achieving grades placi More...

Man Accused of Selling Narcotics in Carmel and Mahopac for Months

News from Mahopac

A 23-year-old Mahopac man is facing a 15-year state prison term for allegedly selling narcotic pain killers in the greater Carmel-Mahopac area.  Carmel Police announced the arrest last Friday of Joseph Burgos in connection with the distribution More...

Pregnant Woman’s Close Call: Shocked by Electric Grill

News from Mahopac

A woman from Kent described by police as eight months pregnant had quite a scare Sunday evening when jolted by a shock as she was unplugging an electric charcoal grill.  Kent Police said the unidentified resident of Farmers Mills Road was taken More...

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