April 4, 2013 RSS feed / General Stories

Sales Tax Revenue Continues to Climb

Sales tax revenue continues to climb across Putnam County but officials are expressing concern nevertheless. More...

Lake Carmel Man Charged in Mahopac Shooting

A Lake Carmel man is facing a variety of charges following a shooting incident late Sunday night in Mahopac. Carmel Police reported the arrest of Curtis Dwyer, 21, in connection with the case. More...

Putnam’s Unemployment Rate Falls Slightly

The State Labor Department Tuesday reported Putnam’s rate of unemployment for February at 7.3 percent, a decline of two-tenths of one percent from January and a drop of 1.1 percent from February 2012. More...

NYC Cop from Kent Arrested for Shoplifting

A member of the NYPD residing in Kent is due to answer charges of larceny in Carmel Town Court next week for allegedly shoplifting merchandise from Hannaford’s at the Putnam Plaza. More...

Lipton Named Assistant EMS Commissioner

EMS and firefighting has been in Robert Lipton’s blood for years. More...

Brandon Gipson has Quite a Culinary Future

Carmel High School senior Brandon Gipson wowed patrons at the Front Street Café in Patterson. More...

Transit Panel Plans Map

Putnam County’s Transportation Task Force, studying the redesign of public transportation, is not only developing a survey researching the needs and wants of the county’s 100,000 residents but is also creating a map listing all of the cou More...

Route 22 Expansion Underway

Contractors have moved onto Route 22 in Southeast for the second phase of a road widening project slated for completion by year’s end. More...

Couple Narrowly Escapes Car Crash at Home

An elderly Lake Carmel couple was injured last weekend in a freak crash outside their Cottage Road home. Kent Police were summoned at 4 p.m. More...

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