March 13, 2014 RSS feed / General Stories

Railroad Safety Reviewed at Meeting with Metro-North Officials

Putnam Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra of Garrison often remembers Jim Lovell, the 58-year-old Cold Spring resident who died late last year in a horrific train derailment in the Bronx. More...

A Call to Action

Putnam County Clerk Dennis Sant and his First Deputy County Clerk Michael Bartolotti have called on the public to contact State Senators Greg Ball and Terry Gipson as well as Assembly members Sandy Galef and Steve Katz urging them to change the New Y More...

Remembering Pet Shop Owner, ‘Mayor of Carmel’

Joseph Bellantoni and his wife Nancy operated the Putnam Pet Shop at the Putnam Plaza in Carmel for the past 40 years. More...

Man Charged with Stealing and Reselling Truck Batteries

A six month long investigation into the theft of stolen truck batteries has led to the arrest of a Stormville man. State Police reported the arrest Sunday of Austin Bailey, 18, in connection with the incident. More...

Thousands Cheer on Marchers at Mahopac St Patrick’s Day Parade

“T’was the day for the ‘wearin’ of the green” as thousands of marchers cheered on by enthusiastic crowds estimated at more than 7,500 jammed Route 6 in Mahopac Sunday for Putnam County’s 38th annual St. More...

Jimmy See, ‘Gentle Giant,’ Remembered as Longtime Patriot

Family and friends are mourning the passing of Jimmy See of Carmel who was remembered last weekend at a memorial service at the Cargain Funeral Home in Carmel. See, 61, passed away Feb. 28 from health complications. More...

Partnering for ‘Operation Prom’

Designer prom gowns for only one dollar? Sound too good to be true? More...

Rave Reviews for All County Concert

Ten and 11-year-old musicians sang and played their hearts out last weekend in Brewster when for the first time an All-County musical extravaganza featuring 5th and 6th graders was held. More...

$100,000 Lottery Ticket Sold in Brewster

Someone is walking around Brewster with a winning $100,000 lotto ticket. Officials in Fishkill confirmed last Friday that the ticket was sold at the Brewster Superette on Carmel Avenue in Brewster for the March 5 jackpot that totaled $10 million. More...

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