Mahopac Rolls to 9-8 Win over Armonk



MAHOPAC – The Mahopac 9U baseball team picked up two wins Sunday, beating Armonk, 9-8, at Crane Road, then topping Kent, 9-6, at Ryan Park. Mahopac also dropped a 10-2 decision to Somers National Saturday at Crane. Sunday against Armonk, Art S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

The Party, the Parade, and the Fair



  I got 3 throw-away Kodak cameras developed today—81 pictures, I think. I hope I can get a few in this week’s Courier. It’s been a busy time for me, since last Thursday’s Grand Opening Party at the new Courier Office at… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Williams Signs Pro Baseball Contract



  Eric Williams of Lake Carmel signed a professional contract to play baseball with the Big Bend Cowboys of Alpine, Texas in the Continental Baseball League. Williams, who was recently selected for the Continental Baseball League’s All-… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Martin Forschner



Martin Forschner died suddenly, Sunday, July 19, 2009 in Wingdale, NY, with his family by his side. Mr. Forschner was born in Brewster, NY, on January 27, 1935, to the late Arthur and Marion (Mygan) Forschner. Martin was a veteran of the US Navy and served in the Korean War. He married the love of his life Carol Miller on […]

Joan Joyce Mancini



Mancini, Joan Joyce, age 77, of Mahopac, NY, formerly of Purdys, NY, died Friday, July 24, 2009. She was the wife of Anthony ‘Tony’ Mancini. Mrs. Mancini was born on June 3, 1932 in Bronx, NY to John and Catherine (Joyce) Busher. She graduated from Somers High School and the Berkley Secretarial School in White Plains, NY. Mrs. Mancini became […]

William Heffron



William Heffron, 89, of Tucson, AZ, formerly of New York, passed away July 25, 2009 at Casa Grande Regional Medical Center. Mr. Heffron was born on December 8, 1919, in New York, NY, to William B. and Madeline Heffron. Funeral Mass will be held Friday, July 31 at St. Odilia Catholic Church, 7570 N. Paseo Del Norte, Tucson, AZ 85704 […]

The Facts – No Razzle Dazzle



Dear Editor: The current Supervisor of Putnam Valley has served on the board since November, 2002. During that time, it was incumbent upon him to familiarize himself with cost-cutting, and laborsaving methods. Government efficiency and efficacy … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

David vs. Goliath



Dear Editor: Why did we move to the Town of Carmel? We were looking for a safe and peaceful place to live set in the splendor of natural beauty to prosper and thrive. How many of you have found your “American Dream” in the Town of Ca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Clearing Up the Record About Kent Manor



Dear Editor: In response to the three misleading and inaccurate questions posed by Ann Olsen’s July 23rd letter to the editor: Olsen claims that I voted against the Kent Manor settlement. While I was a member of the Town Board no vote wa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

EMS Choppers Still Serving Putnam Despite Decision



STAT-Flight helicopter service will not be affected in Putnam County despite a corporate decision to abandon mooring the Medevac choppers at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla. Life Net of New York Air Medical Service, which took over the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.