ACT Practice Test Offered for College Bound Students



College-bound high school students can improve their standardized test scores by taking practice ACT and SAT tests. The Mahopac Public Library, in cooperation with Kaplan Test Prep Inc., is offering free practice tests and followup workshops to hel… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Schools to Receive Delayed State Aid



School officials throughout the region are breathing a sigh of relief following the release of $750 million in aid to schools withheld last month because of New York’s fiscal woes. Gov. David Paterson told an Albany news conference January … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Keeping People in Touch



Dear Editor: My husband and I are happy to have the COURIeR in print again because we think that it’s important to have a paper that keeps people in touch with local events as well as some state and national happenings. We are especially… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rep. Hall Gives Us Reason to Get Involved



Dear Editor: Letter sent to the Carmel office of Congressman John Hall. Reprinted at the request of the senders. Dear Congressman Hall: Do you hear us now? Do we now have your attention? The American voters have spoken loud and clear in… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Taking Issue with McFadden



Dear Editor: While I have my occasional differences with John Hall, none of the Republican candidacies you publicize dissuades me from my intention to cast a third vote for him in November. I take particular exception to Mr. McFadden’s i… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Green Chimneys Has Tea in the Far East



Joseph Whalen and his wife, Mary, enjoy a cup of tea with two of their hosts, Yuko and Yoko, during the Green Chimneys trip to Japan. Educational exchanges between the Brewster and Mahopac School Districts and China have been ongoing for some time, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Students Will Soon Call $20 Million Dorm Home



A year from now students enrolled at Green Chimneys will be calling a $20 million dormitory home. Despite the winter weather construction has begun on the 88-bed building that Green Chimney’s President Joseph Whalen said “earmarks a 1… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dentist Donates Mouth Guards After Hoopster Loses Tooth



Dr. Fred Faustini adjusts the mouthpiece worn by Eric Madonna last week while other members of the basketball team look on. Those pictured include Dan Healy, Chris Powers, Conor Donohue, Kyle Trabulsy, and Frankie Kelly. John F. Kennedy Catholic Hig… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lake Mahopac Rotarians Honor Dwyer



Ed Scrivani (left) of Patterson, Eileen Barrett of Carmel and Robert Morini (right ) of Kent, members of the Putnam County Board of Realtors, present Ted Dwyer of Mahopac with the Lifetime Achievement Award at last week’s meeting of the Lake Ma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hope Forum Addresses Teen Tragedies



Teenagers by the dozens from schools throughout the area attended the forum. “Every child; every challenge; every day” was the underlying theme of Putnam’s first Hope Forum. More than 250 adults and teenagers gathered at the Lake… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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