Kathleen Gregory



Kathleen Gregory of Brewster, New York died Thursday August 13, 2009 in Danbury, CT, after a long illness. She was 73. Mrs. Gregory was born in County Cavan, Ireland on Dec. 8, 1935, daughter of the late Farrell and Mary (McEnerney) Gaffney. She moved to the U.S. in 1956, and then married Gerard Gregory in Bronx, NY, on Jan. 31, […]

James J. Normile



James J. Normile of Carmel NY (formerly of the Bronx) – born December 14, 1958 to John and Mary Normile. Loving husband to Moira (nee Cannon Heron) and devoted father to Marie, James, and niece Siobhan Sullivan. Survived by his mother Mary Normile, Joan Normile, Brenda & John Garry and John & Ann Normile. Jimmy will be dearly missed by […]

Borkowski Should Be Ashamed



Dear Editor: I just got today’s edition of the Courier, and I am outraged and appalled at the photo of Pat Perry on page one (photo provided by James Borkowski). Clearly, by innuendo, it is trying to indicate that this occurred on taxpayer… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Borkowski Owes Voters an Apology



Dear Editor: At a time when it seems that we are being bombarded almost daily with the actions and trials of ethically challenged elected officials it make no sense to elect an apparently ethically challenged person. At the recent Sheriff debate… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sanctity of Life



Dear Editor: In answer to Reverend Lutz’s letter, I would be delighted to see a new national health plan be the means by which the hated Hyde Amendment ceases to deny poor women the opportunity to terminate unwanted pregnancies and force t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Doctor Emanuel



Dear Editor: My research has led me to a frightening discovery concerning the rationing aspect of the proposed “healthcare” bill. I would guess that most of us have not heard about a Doctor Ezekiel Emanuel, brother of White House Chi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Welcome to the Foundry



Dear Editor: Steven Mattson is right (“Find Nature and History at Foundry,” July 29): Scenic Hudson’s West Point Foundry Preserve contains an “absolutely fascinating” combination of nature and history. That’s … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Road to Serfdom



Dear Editor: In 1776, the Colonials had a huge distrust of a centralized authority for government, stemming from the fact that they had been ruled from England by King George. Had they wanted another King, they could have made George Washington … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tour de Putnam Takes Off Aug. 30



Tony Mazzariello Bicycle enthusiasts across the Northeast are gearing up in preparation for the 12th Annual Tour de Putnam Cycling Festival, the race designed by cyclists for cyclists. Kickstands go up at 8am at Veterans Memorial Park on Gipsy Trail… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Grants for Nonprofits Available



The Community Foundation of Dutchess County is now accepting applications from tax-exempt organizations serving residents of Putnam County for the Fall 2009 Grant Cycle. Application information and grant guidelines are available on the Community … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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