Courier Archives

80 Years Ago 2 Jan. 31, 1930

What the Census May Show In April we will all have to stand up and be counted. It is then that Uncle Sam will take an official count of his sons and daughters. The last census was taken mid-winter and the county was more or less deserted. The r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Tefillin Scare Called Overreaction by Putnam Rabbi



Rabbi Avi Korer of Carmel demonstrates the use of a set of tefillin. Last week’s grounding of a commercial airliner in Philadelphia after a 17-year-old religious Jew from White Plains donned a set of tefillin has been criticized by the spiritu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Woman Files Dog Complaint After Death of Her Pooch



Marianne Larsen felt helpless. The Mahopac woman watched in horror as a large Rottweiler sank its teeth into the back of her 10-year-old poodle mix as she walked the dog in front of her Lake Baldwin home earlier this month. The time was 12:30pm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Police News



All for a Pack of Cigarettes A woman who reported being robbed in downtown Mahopac was herself arrested when police determined she fabricated the story in order to buy a pack of cigarettes. The bizarre incident was reported last Thursday whe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Galef Promotes Ethics Reform



Assemblywoman Sandy Galef believes ethics reform legislation approved by her colleagues in Albany last week couldn’t have come at a better time. “A growing number of unethical behaviors by members of the State Legislature prompted leg… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ball Seeks State Parole Reform



Assemblyman Greg Ball is determined to reform New York parole guidelines. The second-term lawmaker, who represents constituents in Carmel, Southeast, and Patterson as well as Pawling, North Salem, Somers, and Yorktown, told a news conference last… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

TOWN OF CARMEL

2010 TOWN BOARD MEETING DATES

TOWN BOARD REGULAR MEETINGS Held The First & Third Wednesday of Each Month – 7:00 PM TOWN BOARD WORKS SESSION Held The Second & Fourth Wednesday of Each Month – 7:00 PM REGULAR January 6, 2010 – Organizational Meeting January … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Let’s Play a Game . . .

Where in the County is The Courier?

  If you can identify this location in Putnam County and be the first caller to 845.225.3633 on Monday, February 1, at 10am (according to the clock at the COURIER office), you will win a special surprise! LAST WEEK’S WINNER: Rich Vieb… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

An Iconic Display



Lauren LoAlbo of Carmel and her son Timothy view the centuries’ old icon. Timothy reaches down and touches the historical symbol that has brought good fortune to millions of people over the years. An icon found in Russia 715 years ago that has… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

MTA Tax Revolt is Wilting



The planned revolt against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s mobility payroll tax is wilting. A January 28 roundtable at Fratelli’s in Mahopac, hosted by the Mahopac-Carmel Chamber of Commerce, was originally intended to formal… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.