Sparks Fly at the County Seat

Executive and Legislature at Odds: Pay MTA Bill or Disobey?

Charging the recently enacted MTA Mobility Tax was “taxation without representation” the Putnam Legislature voted 8-1 Tuesday to refrain from paying the Metropolitan Transportation Authority a “single penny” for the tariff that will cost businesses… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Putnam County a no-show at Carmel Courthouse Rally



County legislators from throughout the Hudson Valley gathered on the steps of the Putnam County Courthouse Tuesday to voice outrage with the dysfunction and breakdown of leadership within the New York State Senate. While the noontime gathering was… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Celebrating the Fourth at Lake Carmel



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Kent Soldier Leads Army’ s Afghan Fuel Ops



Waving an American flag on a windy and dusty day in Sharana, 2nd Lt. Odell readies her troops for another fuel run near the Pakistani border. Caroline Odell is only 22 years old, but the young woman from Kent has one of the most important positions … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Will Carmel Turn to Democrats?



“We’re back in business,” declared Lillian Jones, the Chair of the Carmel Democrats. For the first time in fifteen years, Democrats are running a full slate of candidates in the Republicandominated town. David McKay Wilson, a former journalist at t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Falls Firefighter Succumbs to Head Injuries



Robert Johnson Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 9, for a veteran member of the Mahopac Falls Fire Department who passed away from injuries received in a freak accident during a Fire Prevention Week demonstration last fall. Robert Johnso… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

What is the Cost of Solving a Heinous Crime?



Putnam County Sheriff’s Department investigators worked more than 1200 hours of overtime in solving one of the county’s most heinous and disturbing cases in modern times—the senseless killing of John Marcinak, the popular owner of the Garriso… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fireworks Burn Brewster Man



Despite repeated warnings by police and emergency services providers about the dangers of illegal fireworks, a Brewster man suffered serious facial burns on Independence Day night when a device exploded in his face. The Putnam 911 Dispatch Center … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CORRECTIONS AND CLARIFICATIONS



• In “Preparing for the Worst, Team Trains for Disaster” (July 2), the following was omitted: The Putnam Bureau of Emergency Services under the direction of Commissioner Robert Mc- Mahon serves as an integral part of the Putnam Emergency Res… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Manya Bouteneff Joins Brewster School Family



Manya Bouteneff has joined the Brewster School family as its new Director of Curriculum and Instruction. Welcome Manya Bouteneff! The career educator who has resided in countries around the globe began her new position last week in the Brewster Sch… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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