High Praise for Putnam Schools

But majority say, “Don’t raise school taxes!’

  According to a recent survey, 70.7 percent of Putnam County citizens are unwilling to pay higher school taxes. At the same time, 72 percent of those polled had a positive view of Putnam schools. However, a closer look at the numbers reveals t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

The Scamulus and Other D.C. Games of Chance

Congressman Hall goes all in—with your money

Civics quiz: The U.S. Constitution allows the president to spend how much taxpayer money each year? a) $1 billion b) $1 trillion c) $10 trillion d) $0 If you answered d), congratulations! I wanted to get this bit of trivia out of the way so you… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Fine Arts and Crafts Attract Buyers by the Thousands



  Here are some images of The Garrison Art Center Fine Arts and Craft Fair, which was held this past weekend, Aug. 21 & 22, on the riverfront on Garrison’s Landing:     … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Doansburg Chamber Ensemble Closes Out a Milestone Season



Emil Botti, bassist (far left), Ina Litera, violist, (back row, far left), Christine Smith (second row on left). What is so lovely about chamber orchestras is the nature of intimacy. Their musical selections tend to be more personal, suited to a gro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Nimham Pow Wow Attracts People from Across the USA



Storyteller Nancy Aubry (right) and her dog “Missy” enjoy the company of Donna Coane of Kent Cliffs at the pow wow Native Americans and those interested in learning about their local history crowded into the Putnam County Veterans Memori… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kickin’ it at Patterson Rec

Patterson News

USA Karate students ages 3-15 participated in a Kids Karate Tournament hosted by the Patterson Recreation Center. Patterson Rec is proud to offer karate, boxing, jiu-jitsu and mixed martial arts programs for children and adults ages three and up. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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