Heavyweight Prospect Alex Vanasse Wins Again



  Alex Vanasse of Carmel, scored a 2nd Round KO this Saturday at the NY v.s. CT championships held at the Danbury PAL Building. Alex is riding a five fight Knockout streak and has a good chance to win the New York City Golden Gloves this year. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

JOHN JOSEPH WINTER

April 15, 1952 ~ November 15, 2009

John J. Winter was born April 15, 1952 and left us unexpectedly November 15, 2009. He was raised in Putnam Valley, NY. Prior to moving to Tucson in 1991, he owned and operated a successful restaurant. He leaves behind a legacy of laughter, creativity, and an unbridled enthusiasm for anything on wheels. He was a great father and friend who […]

Cora G. Handel



Cora G. Handel of Yorktown Hgts, formerly of Mahopac, died December 6, 2009, she was 81. Cora was born in Peekskill, NY on November 19, 1928 the daughter of Ralph D. and Florence A. (Stumpel) George. She was a graduate of Mahopac High School, and St. Luke’s School of Nursing. Cora worked as a School Nurse for Mahopac Central Schools […]

Richard Smithwick



There were six of us in that house on 55th street in Brooklyn. My Dad, my Mom, my two sisters, Kathleen and Joan and our brother Richard. We all inherited a love for sweets from both sides of the family, but Richard, lucky Richard, could eat as much as he wanted without gaining an ounce. He was skinny. How thin […]

‘Doc’ Baker Yearns for Peace PAC



Richard “Doc” Baker chats with Assemblyman Greg Ball. A World War II hero residing in Baldwin Place has donated a rare sign to the Mahopac American Legion on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. The fight wa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Peace PAC Craft Sale at the Lodge Underway



State Senator Vincent Leibell and Putnam Legislator Dini LoBue are among the early browsers at the Putnam Arts Council annual sale. The work of more than 40 talented and gifted artisans from across the region is on sale for holiday gift giving this … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Decorate Safely for the Holidays



Holiday decorations are festive and can be extremely beautiful, but residents throughout the region are being encouraged to decorate safely this time of the year. The Putnam County Bureau of Emergency Services issued its annual warning this week,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Engagement

JUDITH BURRETT & CHRISTOPHER DUONOLA

  Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Burrett of Peekskill, along with Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Duonola of Carmel, together would like to announce the engagement of their children, Judith Burrett and Christopher Duonola. Judith graduated from Peekskill High Sch… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Fair for All Ages



Entertainer Patti Hupp of Brewster entertains fair-goers to the delight of Jackie LoRusso and three 13-year-old students in Brewster Marissa Milazzo, Kait Donohue and Ashleigh Titre-Barnor. From grandmas and grandpas to toddlers, the Holiday Fair at… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Celebrating the Festival of Lights



Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt assists Rabbi Avi Korer light the menorah in downtown Carmel. An outdoor menorah lighting in downtown Carmel Monday evening brought Jews and Christians together to celebrate the Festival of Lights. The ceremony was offic… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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