Business is Blooming at Carmel Flower Shop



Ed Galligan is more ready for Mother’s Day than you are. He has been helping giftless sons and daughters for years as the co-proprietor of the Carmel Flower Shop in Putnam Plaza. Ed and his sister, Diane Farrell, inherited the business from their f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time from the Courier Archives

155 Years Ago May 4, 1854 Intellectual Progress 100 Years Ago May 6, 1909 Governor Advises Killing

155 Years Ago May 4, 1854 Intellectual Progress Wherever we turn our eyes upon the world, wherever man is found we observe two great conflicting principles; and the history of the race has been but the recital of t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Following in the Tradition of Our Forefathers



George Washington at Prayer, by Currier & Ives “The real fire within the builders of America was faith—faith in a Provident God whose hand supported and guided them: faith in themselves as the children of God…faith in their country and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

BOCES Puts On Mock Wedding



The bride was gorgeous. Flowers were beautiful. Wedding cakes were spectacular! Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES hosted its annual mock wedding last week on the BOCES Yorktown campus that showcased the skills of s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CHS Ar t Show Displays Talent



Alasdair Mackie, a senior at Carmel High School, enjoys discussing his creation with soon-to-be-retiring Pat Corrigan. Corrigan arrived in Carmel 26 years ago when the first student art show took place and enjoyed watching the show evolve into one of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel-Kent Lions Honor Students



Frank Chianca First Place winner, Alexandra Taber, with her winning entry. The Carmel-Kent Lions Club presented awards to the winning contestants in this year’s Lions International Peace Poster Contest at the Carmel Central School District Board Mee… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Board of Education Issues Accolades to Teenagers, Adults



Students and faculty received hearty handshakes and pats on the back when the Brewster Board of Education recognized teens and adults. At its April 28 meeting, Robert Yost, a retired educator in Brewster who is extremely active in the Putnam Count… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

First Graders Visit Teatown Farm



Eric Gross Farm guide Maggie Pichura breaks an egg under the watchful eyes of the children to illustrate the anatomy of a chicken egg during the trip to the farm. Days after welcoming new chick eggs into their classroom incubators, first graders at … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Police News



Starbucks Scuffle A Kent man who allegedly violated a court order of protection held against him by his ex-wife now faces incarceration in a state penitentiary. The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department and Kent Police teamed up to arrest Matthew Al… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Harry H. Vrabel



Harry H. Vrabel, a 33 year resident of Brewster, NY, peacefully slipped away on April 30, 2009 after 102 years of life. Harry was born and raised in Yonkers, NY where he married Helen Kraynak, his wife of 80 years, who predeceased him. Harry is survived by his son Harry Vrabel Jr., daughter-inlaw Ruth Vrabel, nine grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren, […]


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