More Debates Ahead



Tonight at 7pm at the Lake Carmel Community Center in Kent, the League of Women Voters will hold another in its series of debates in eastern Putnam County. The debate will feature candidates for positions in the Town of Kent including the seats on … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

A Storehouse of Ballpark Stories

Village Baseball Cards is more than a place to buy signed Yankees memorabilia

Mike Dwyer, proprietor of Village Baseball Cards on Gleneida Avenue in Carmel. Dwyer’s shop contains nearly 40 items signed by Mickey Mantle, including the baseball bat pictured behind him. Mike Dwyer, former 5th and 6th grade teacher in Carme… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cold Spring Café is Village’s Country Kitchen



Peter Inserillo has owned and operated the Cold Spring Bakery and Café for close to eight years, but the familyowned and-operated business was decades in the making. Peter graduated from the Culinary Institute of America and then spent time worki… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Local Officials Left to Manage Mess Caused by Congressional Inaction

Illegal Immigration

It was truly disappointing to read a recent opinion piece written by Congressman John Hall whereby he provided readers with inaccurate and misleading statistical information concerning the reports made by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Governor Should Eliminate DMV Fee



I, as your Putnam County Clerk, am calling on Governor David Paterson and the NYS Department of Motor Vehicles officials to eliminate a number of DMV fee increases passed as part of the 2009-2010 budget, including the controversial new “plate… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster High Alumnus Promotes Patriotism



  Kevin McPartland, 18, a graduate of Brewster High school, was honored at the Annual Chief Nimham Pow Wow by Gil Tarbox as the President of the Children of the American Revolution, along with Ms. Patricia Avigne, Senior NY State President, and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Daniel Nimham, American Patriot

Life Sketches in Putnam History

  The story of Daniel Nimham, the namesake of last week’s Pow Wow, is full of ironies. Here was a Native American who was baptized as a Christian. He fought for the British crown against the French only to see English land barons rob him … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time



140 Years Ago August 2 21, 1869 Beware of Circular Saws while in Motion On Monday last Mr. Merritt Miller, of Katonah, had one of his thumbs very badly cut, at the Plaining Mill and Machine Shop of Chadeayne and Lyon, by bringing it in contact… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Southeast Mahopac

Cullen seeks to bring ‘fresh air’ to Town Board

  Robert Cullen has spent over 20 years policing the streets of Yorktown. Now he wants a shot to restore order to the Southeast Town Board. “I just feel that I’m a breath of fresh air,” he said. Like many of the candidates v… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Try New Voting Machines at Kent Library Today



Special to the Courier On Thursday, August 20, from 10am to 12pm, the Putnam County Board of Elections will be demonstrating the new ImageCast optical scan voting machines at the Kent Public Library, 17 Sybil’s Crossing, in Kent. These Ima… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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