Kaplowitz Blasts Ball, Seeks Senate Seat



  Democratic Westchester Legislator Michael Kaplowitz—who this week announced his intention to seek the 40th District State Senate seat now held by State Senator Vincent Leibell—has accused Assemblyman Greg Ball—who intends to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Murphy, Borkowski Also Vie for Leibell’s Post



On Wednesday, Somers Town Supervisor Mary Beth Murphy and former Southeast town judge James Borkwoski added their names to the list of those seeking the 40th district state Senate seat being vacated by Vincent Leibell. The two Republicans join Asse… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Masseuse Arrested for Promoting Prostitution



Apparently more than massages were being offered at a Mahopac massage parlor. Carmel Police conducted an undercover operation at the Acu-Pressure establishment last week and arrested its owner for promoting prostitution after Rui Li, 43, who Chie… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Out and About



Frank Egelesen and Ronald Schipp, Mahopac Volunteer firemen. Charles Melchner, owner of Mahopac Marina, enjoys the sunshine while getting ready for the summer season.Bud and Bill Schaible fishing for trout on Lake Gleneida. They caught 2 b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Under the Hood

Too-Good-to-Be-True Brake Specials

  Buyer beware! When something is too good to be true, it usually is. An interesting bit of news from California has proven the cliché. The Department of Consumer Affairs in California investigated auto repair shops advertising a too-good-to-… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Police News



Commercial Vehicle Crackdown Drivers of dilapidated and unsafe commercial vehicles who have been avoiding the interstate highway system for fear of being stopped by state police as they travel through Southeast are learning an expensive lesson… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pastimes

A Temporary Escape from the Outdoors at Brewster’s Playscape

  Kids don’t always have an appreciation for nature. Perhaps they are too young. Maybe, to a five year old, one nature preserve looks just like the last. Or perhaps they, just like adults, sometimes need a change of pace. I have found tha… 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?

DIANA CULHANE If you can identify this location in Putnam County and be the first caller to 845.225.3633 on Monday, April 26, at 10am (according to the clock at the COURIER office), you will win a special surprise! Sean Rizzotto of Mahopac co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New Fire Substation Proposal



The Board of Fire Commissioners of the Brewster-Southeast Joint Fire District is pleased to announce that its proposal for a new fire substation at 390 Milltown Road is scheduled for a vote at the Brewster Fire Department’s Charles K. Doyle S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

One in a million



Aparna Nair-Kanneganti and Dr. JoAnne Januzzi reflect on the 6th grader’s accomplishments in the New York State Geography Bee. Aparna Nair-Kanneganti is one in a million. The student at the Henry Wells Middle School in Brewster has taken sec… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.