August 9, 2012 RSS feed / Around the County

Carmel Middle School to Be Two-in-One

When school bells ring in the new 2012-2013 term next month, the George Fischer Middle School in Carmel will have a different appearance. More...

Students Excel in Advanced Placement Classes

Summer has reached the half-way mark and school bells will be ringing in the new term across Putnam County in less than a month. More...

Sea Chic Opens its Doors in Mahopac

Interested in dining out and feeling as though you are on vacation? The opening of Sea Chic in downtown Mahopac has given diners that opportunity. More...

Severe Storms Pelt Putnam Again

It’s become a weekly occurrence across the region this summer. More...

Chimney Sweeps Arrested

Several days after homeowners were warned about unregistered chimney sweeps operating throughout Putnam County, the Sheriff’s Office Monday reported the arrests of two men on charges of conducting unregistered chimney repair work. More...

Teens Demand Change in Tobacco Marketing

A dozen Putnam County teens have seen enough in-store tobacco marketing and joined other young people from across the state last week at New York’s Reality Check conference demanding change in the way the tobacco industry markets its product. More...

Kitchen Fires in Carmel and Patterson

Two kitchen fires in Carmel and Patterson less than 12 hours apart sent emergency responders into action last week. The first blaze broke out in a condominium at 813 Vista on the Lake in Carmel when at 7:45 p.m. More...

Two Women Injured in Brewster Crash

Two women were injured Tuesday, one seriously, in a two-vehicle crash on Route 22 in Brewster. State Police identified the victims as Linda Snyder, 63, of Brewster and Carolina Pacheco, 24, also of Brewster. More...

BOCES Summer Camp Offers Something for Everyone

Three hundred twenty nine young people from throughout Putnam and northern Westchester spent an enjoyable first half of the summer by attending the BOCES Summer Camp that featured many separate programs. More...

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