Another Call-Out For Eric Gross



My hat’s off to Eric Gross as well as Kristin Cafiero (in her letter of praise in last week’s issue of the PCC). Few of us recognize the effort it takes in the battle to raise the awareness of alcohol and chemical dependency, especially… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Brewster Library Presents Musical Classics and Broadway Showtunes



Brewster Library Performers Richard Owen and Katarzyna Owen with their children Richard and Christopher On Saturday afternoon, October 24, 2009, The Brewster Public Library presented a delightful concert program featuring Camerata New York Soloists … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hundreds Pray for Putnam County at Leadership Breakfast



Members of the Antioch Baptist Church Choir from Bedford Hills lead the audience in a series of moving hymns. Three hundred people rose well before dawn to pray for Putnam County. Last week’s 18th annual Putnam Leadership Prayer Breakfast at… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Relay for Life Expands Next Year



Relay for Life, a 24-hour marathon fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society, is always Putnam’s best-attended and most emotional annual fundraiser. For the past decade the relay has taken place at Mahopac High School, where upwards… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Alcoholism Prevention Discussed



In one way or another, alcoholism and addiction affect every man, woman, and child in Putnam County. Robert Lindsey, president of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, brought that message to Carmel last week during the annual m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Safety Tips for Halloween



Putnam County Sheriff Donald Smith reminds all Putnam County residents to be especially careful during the evening hours of October 31st as many of our young people throughout the County will be out and about celebrating Halloween. Parents are urge… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Police News



Deadly Road Rage Incident A Putnam Valley man already facing state prison following a felony DWI arrest in Peekskill last summer has copped a guilty plea to menacing in Yorktown as the result of a road rage incident resulting in the death of an … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Anxious Moment at Putnam Plaza



ERIC GROSS Carmel FD Capt. Dave DeRienzo checks on an exhaust fan at the entrance to Blockbuster Video. There were some anxious moments at the Putnam Plaza Shopping Center in Carmel when an alarm of “confirmed fire” was broadcast on coun… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kindergartners Learn Fire Safety



ERIC GROSS Mahopac School District kindergarten children are greeted by Mahopac Falls firefighters and EMTs when visiting the Mahopac Falls FD last week. Groups of kindergarten children have “learned not to burn” and to “stop-drop … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Parents Return to School to Learn about Positive Youth Development



ERIC GROSS District Attorney Adam Levy (left) discusses the host liability law legislation with BHS Principal Matt Byrnes (right) and Southeast Supervisor Michael Rights at the forum. Parents were urged to get to know their children’s friends … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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