Leibell and Ball Assail MTA Bailout, Call for Audit



From left to right, Yorktown Assistant Superintendent Thomas Cole, Assemblyman Greg Ball, State Senator Vincent Leibell, County Legislator Dan Birmingham. Yorktown Trustee Mark Drexel, Westchester County Legislator George Oros. State Senator Vincent… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Swine Flu Will Return, Officials Say



Putnam Health officials have painted a frightening picture about swine flu. Commissioner Dr. Sherlita Amler, Deputy Commissioner Loretta Molinari, Putnam’s Supervising Public Health Nurse Kathy Percacciolo and Public Information Coordinator Barbar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Greg Ball Set to Brawl with Hall Next Fall



On the patio of Murphy’s restaurant in Yorktown, Republican Assemblyman Greg Ball kicked off his campaign to unseat Congressman John Hall. “I’m running to bring a voice for reform and change,” he said to a packed audience. “This race is not about … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Peekskill Hollow Road Stirs Passions



A section of Peekskill Hollow Road. Residents are engaged in heated debate over whether to renovate the road for safer and easier commuting or leave it be and preserve its rural character. Residents of Peekskill Hollow Road are passionate about thei… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Community Mourns Tragic Death of Richard Grasso



Richard Grasso with his family, Easter 2006. It’s not how you die—it’s how you live and Richard Grasso lived a life of service, compassion, and dedication to his family and the people he served for decades as a member of the law enforcement co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Challengers Line Up to Run Against Sheriff Smith



Last week Don Smith announced his intentions to seek re-election as Putnam County Sheriff. The election will be Smith’s first major political test. After defeating the unpopular four-term incumbent Robert Thoubboron in 2001, Smith ran unopposed in … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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Weekend Events Saturday, May 16 Stir-Crazy Story Time Join the Patterson Library for Stir – Crazy Saturday Story Time! Mom or Dad, get out of the house and join us for stories and fun with your child. All programs begin at 10:30 AM and registrat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Putnam Family and Community Services Welcomes New Directors



Linda Smoot and Matthew Arrigale are the newest members of the board of Putnam Family and Community Services. May is Mental Health Month—a fitting time for an agency dedicated to promoting the mental health of the people of Putnam County to ad… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Hospital Center Will Host Thousands for Kid’s Day



ERIC GROSS PHC Director of Volunteers Michele Piazza (second left) is joined by three members of the PHC Auxiliary Monday who fill gift baskets. The women include (l-r) Ruth Murray, Margaret Rizzuto and past-president Greta Upham. Putnam Hospital Ce… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Injured Vet Raises Money



Michael Dougherty In 2001 Mahopac resident Jon Schneider went directly from classes at the police academy to Ground Zero. In 2003, he went from a training exercise at a secure American base in Nasiriyah, to paralyzed in a hospital bed in Germany. Th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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