January 2, 2014 RSS feed / Around the County

Yorkie Left to Die in Kent

The cruelty of mankind was exhibited Friday when a four to six year old Yorkshire terrier was found abandoned in a deserted section of Kent—left to die in a small metal crate. More...

New Sign Installed at Carmel VA Clinic

A new sign installed last Friday afternoon outside the Veterans Administration Clinic on Route 6 in Carmel across from the Putnam Plaza will now identify the facility for the dozens of vets seeking medical attention each week. More...

Putnam’s Holiday Blood Drive Called ‘One of the Best’

Ninety-six pints of blood were donated Friday during Putnam’s semi-annual blood drive. More...

Putnam People

… KAITLIN ROSSANO of Carmel was one of 12 students inducted into SUNY Oneonta’s Edward K. Griesmer chapter of National Residence Hall Honorary, a branch of the National Association of Colleges and University Residence Halls, in November. More...

Fr. Mackin To Step Down As Mount President

Fr. Kevin E. Mackin, OFM, the fifth president of Mount Saint Mary College, will be stepping down after the conclusion of the 2013- 14 academic year, the college announced. More...

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Weekly Quotation

'The days draw out, the weather gets warmer, and it’s what we call summer, with a bitter laugh when we’ve said it.' ~Stan Barstow