Commentary

Powerful Remembrance of Vets’ Sacrifice

To the Editor, This past weekend I was fortunate enough...

Fleming Best on Health Issues

To the Editor: My husband died more than two years...

Support for Byrne & His Work on Environment

Dear Editor, As a Hudson Valley resident, I see and...

Disappointed by Voter Apathy in Carmel District

To the Editor, I am a resident in the Town...

Support for Tobacco Law To the Editor:

Congratulations to Putnam County on taking a crucial step forward...

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Civics & Politics

Bomb Squad & Fire Personnel Avert Disaster at Hazardous Waste Clean-up Day

Above: The Westchester County Bomb Squad arrives and disposes of the potentially deadly substance. At right: Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Clair summons the Westchester...

Traveling Vietnam Memorial Returns to Putnam County

Young cadets stand at attention as darkness approaches. Photo by Eric GrossIt was an emotional evening at the Putnam Veterans Memorial Park Thursday when more...

Odell Outlines New Budget

County Executive MaryEllen Odell delivers her 2019 budget address in Mahopac. Photo by Eric GrossCounty Executive MaryEllen Odell outlined her 2019 budget last week in...

Fleming Criticizes Spending Plan

Kent Supervisor Maureen Fleming addresses a news conference last Thursday attended by Vedat Gashi, Nancy Montgomery and other supporters. Photo by Eric GrossKent Town Supervisor...

Schools

Voters Reject $25.4 Million Carmel School District Bond

Residents in the Carmel School District defeated a $25.4 million...

Three Putnam Educators Named as NYS Master Teachers

Two teachers in Mahopac and one in Putnam Valley are...

Middle Schoolers Talk Books

Brewster Middle School children participate in a school-wide Book Talk...