A Ride To Remember



  On September 4, 2009, while en route to his daily AA meeting, Jeff Coursen died when a deer collided with his motorcycle near his home. Jeff, a recovering alcoholic, served as an AA sponsor to many young people and attended daily AA meetings … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Is Participation at an All-time Low?



This week’s Kent Town Board meeting came and went without much regard from Kent’s residents. Supervisor Katherine Doherty, Councilmen John Greene, Louis Tartaro, Michael Tierney, Penny Ann Osbornn, and Attorney Tim Curtiss were all pr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Karl Rohde Appointed Putnam Historian



The man affectionately referred to as “Mr. Veteran” in Putnam County has been appointed as the county’s new historian. Karl Rohde, a past Putnam County VFW commander and former Commander of the New York State Veterans of Foreign Wa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

What’s for Dinner?

Easy French Sauté Creates Heart-Healthy Recipe

  Scallops are sautéed in hot canola oil, which can take the heat. (NAPS)—Sautéing, the number one cooking method in America, and canola oil offer a passport to success with global cuisines. “The word ‘saut&eacut… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

To the People of the State of New York:

FEDERALIST NO. 79 — “THE JUDICIARY DEPARTMENT”

To the People of the State of New York:   In the general course of human nature, a power over a man’s subsistence amounts to a power over his will. And we can never hope to see realized in practice, the complete separation of the judicial… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Courier Archives

Another Oil Conflagration   There was a great fire on Bennehoff Run on Sunday night. During a thunder storm the lightning struck the gas pipe in the Western Union Telegraph Well. The fire quickly communicated to the tank, which exploded, and th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Condolences and Thoughts

Our Promise to the Families We Serve

  We are committed to memorializing the life and accomplishments of your loved one. We sincerely believe that his or her life was special in many ways, and that the relationship forged by that life must not be ignored as we plan a fitting tribu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

AMERICAN SPIRIT

Honoring Our Heroes, Past & Present

  The President of the United States takes pride in presenting the MEDAL OF HONOR posthumously to ROBERT E. O’MALLEY UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS For service as set forth in the following Rank and organization: Sergeant (then Cpl.)… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pastimes

Exploring a Piece of Fahnestock State Park at Pelton Pond Nature Trail

  Putnam County is blessed with a 14,000-acre outdoor playground. Look at a current map of the county, and the large mass of parkland in the northwest quadrant is Clarence Fahnestock State Park. There are miles of trails within the park to expl… 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, July 19, at 10am (according to the clock at the COURIER office), you will win a special surprise! LAST WEEK’S WINNER: Jim Clark of Brewst… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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