January 30, 2014 RSS feed / General Stories

Catholic School Week Celebrated at St. Lawrence

The gymnasium at the St. Lawrence O’Toole School in Brewster was turned into a fun-filled atmosphere Monday when dozens of kindergarten and pre-schoolers participated in an old fashioned carnival. More...

High School Athletes Learn Character Development

High school athletes from throughout the Putnam-Northern Westchester region are learning much more than to improve their ability on the playing field thanks to a dedicated staff at the Performax Fitness and Sports Performance Training Center in Mahop More...

Putnam Valley Crime Wave?

Recent local crime reports have focused heavily on Putnam Valley. Is it coincidence, or something else? More...

Man Accused of Forging Judge’s Signature

A Mahopac man is facing a period of incarceration in state prison for allegedly forging a town justice’s signature on an eviction notice. State Police at Cortlandt arrested Joseph Bene, 66, of Mt. More...

Pete Seeger, Gone at Age 94, Leaves a Lasting Legacy

Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in the August 8, 2013, issue of the Courier. It was one of the last comprehensive interviews given by Seeger. As a convenience to readers and a tribute to his life, we are reprinting it now. More...

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Weekly Quotation

“True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school classis running the country." ~Kurt Vonnegut