Arlene E. Smith Yager



Arlene E. Smith Yager, 93, passed away peacefully in Salt Point, NY. She was born in Somers. Arlene was a graduate of Mahopac High School, the New York State College for Teachers at Albany, and SUNY New Paltz. Arlene has touched many lives as an educator and Christian. She began her teaching career at Big Elm School, a one-room school […]

To the People of the State of New York:

FEDERALI ST NO. 78: THE JUDICIARY DEPARTMEnT

  TTo the People of the State of New York: WE PROCEED now to an examination of the judiciary department of the proposed government. In unfolding the defects of the existing Confederation, the utility and necessity of a federal judicature have be… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

‘Critical’ blood drive takes place Friday



Due to all the leisurely distractions that come during the summer months, there is an increase in the need for blood. Putnam County will be doing its part Friday for the Greater New York Blood Bank and the Hudson Valley Blood Services when the co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Ladies Auxiliary to VFW Post 1374 installs officers



The Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Daniel J. O’Brien Post 1374, of 32 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, held its installation of officers for 2010-11 on Tuesday, May 4, officiated by Part District 2 President (2002-03) Irene Rohde. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Joanne Bellontine is a survivor



Joanne Bellontine calls herself a survivor. The Carmel woman who grew up in foster homes, found her way out of an abusive first marriage before being diagnosed with breast cancer and undergoing multiple reconstructive surgeries, has published what … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Old flags retired in Mahopac



Boy Scouts from greater Mahopac “retire” dozens of American flags outside the Mahopac American Legion post in Mahopac. What happens to old flags that become torn and tattered? Groups of Boy Scouts from the greater Mahopac area learned … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Board of Ed Wraps Up



The last Brewster Board of Education meeting for the fiscal, and academic, year took place June 22 at 7:30pm. The night’s agenda was long, but the board members still took time to recess for cake and refreshments to celebrate what they said w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Over the Rainbow raises money for Cystic Fibrosis



James Kessel and Sophia Faria, both from Brewster, participate in a potato sack race during the fundraiser. Nursery school children learned what it means to give by participating in the Over the Rainbow Cystic Fibrosis Mini-March in Brewster. Last… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Changing of the guard at Brewster Middle School



Dr. JoAnne Januzzi Dr. JoAnne Januzzi promises not to shed too many tears when the 900-plus students at the Henry Wells Middle School in Brewster walk out the door for the final time Friday on the last day of class. After nearly 30 years in public… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Celebrating the red, white, and blue



Boys and girls at Garden Street salute Old Glory during a song about the flag. Boys and girls in the Brewster School District will look back years from now and remember a special observance that recognized Old Glory. Last week, Brewster American L… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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