November 15, 2012 RSS feed / General Stories

Motorist Charged with DWI After Fleeing Scene of Crash

A Mahopac man is facing a host of charges after allegedly fleeing the scene of a one car crash in Mahopac Falls. Carmel Police reported the arrest last Thursday of Luke Rathschmidt, 26, in connection with the incident. More...

106 Carmel Students Honored for Language Expertise

The Casey Hall at Carmel High School was filled to capacity last Thursday when 106 students were inducted into three honor societies stressing excellence in the study of foreign language. More...

Veterans Welcomed to C.V. Starr Intermediate School

Students at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster now have a better understanding of Veterans Day and the role veterans have played in American history thanks to a special program that took place at the school last Friday. More...

Richard Saunders to be Honored

The Putnam History Museum will hold its 54th Annual Candlelight Thanksgiving Service at 5 p.m. this Sunday at the Chapel of Our Lady Restoration. The service is open to the public. Putnam History Museum More...

Veterans Day Ceremonies Salute America’s Heroes

America is the greatest country on earth and Americans are free for six basic reasons: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard and the Merchant Marines. More...

‘Medication Take Back Day’ is Saturday

Medication Take Back Day has been rescheduled for Saturday. More...

Rabies Vaccination Clinic Takes Place on Saturday

Time to get Fido and Tabby vaccinated against the deadly rabies virus. On Saturday, the Putnam Health Department is sponsoring a free rabies vaccination clinic at the Brook Farm Veterinary Center in Patterson. More...

Two Kent Residents Facing DWI Charges

Two Kent residents convicted of driving while intoxicated last year now face felony DWI charges following their recent arrests by Kent Police. More...

Republican Success in Putnam Attributed to Known Candidates

Putnam County Republicans swept to victory on Election Day despite an increasing number of registered Democrats. More...

Vehicle Larcenies Plague Mahopac

Carmel Police are investigating a large number of larcenies from vehicles during the night time hours in the greater Mahopac area. More...

Sheriff’s Dept., Mike DiMattina Recognized

Putnam Family and Community Services’ 15th anniversary gala was truly special. More...

Mahopac Students Mentored by County Employees

Students enrolled in the Mahopac High School New Directions Program got a day off from school in order to report for work. More...

Mahopac Vets Travel to Missouri for Veterans Day

A year ago when a tornado ravaged Missouri, members of the Mahopac American Legion sprang into action and collected a truck load of supplies and cash that was driven to Joplin. More...

Pawling Man Arrested for Kent Cliffs Burglary

A Pawling man is facing a lengthy state prison term for allegedly breaking into a Kent Cliffs residence and stealing a variety of items belonging to the homeowner. More...

Preparation for Holiday on the Lake Underway

With Thanksgiving one week away, plans for Carmel’s annual Holiday on the Lake celebration are taking shape. More...

Brewster High School Salutes Veterans

The Brewster High School Performing Arts Center was a site to behold when the school family joined community members by saluting America’s veterans. More...

Brewster High Band on Today Show

Add another notch on the belts of members of the Brewster High School Marching Band. The green and white has participated in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Philadelphia St. More...

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