The Cold Truth About Feet and Frostbite



During cold and damp weather conditions it is important to keep your feet warm and dry. Staying warm during freezing temperatures can be critical for the elderly and people with circulation problems. Here’s why: When it’s cold outside, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Please Consider Your Local Merchant for Holiday Shopping

From The Chamber

  With the annual Black Friday ritual over, those of us who don’t like to brave the crowds and long lines are choosing where we will buy our holiday gifts for our loved ones. People seem convinced that its mandatory to either go online,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brokerage Firm Finds a Branch Home on Carmel-Kent Border



Celebrating the Grand Opening of a new Edward Jones office at 208 Route 52 in Kent in mid-November are ( from left to right): Steve Prato, general partner and regional leader for Edward Jones; Bill Hammond, Kent resident and EJ financial advisor at t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Garrison Filmmaker’s Divine Sparks Screens at Jacob Burns



Filmmaker & Artist Imogene Drummond of Garrison Garrison filmmaker and artist Imogene Drummond’s Divine Sparks 30 minute multi-media film, a “21st-century myth of creat ivi ty for the child in us all,” will be screened at the J… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Arts Council Juried Craft Show is Home Again



Abov e : Joan Dus enbur y of Carmel waits to have her purchase wrapped. Left: Handmade Christmas tree decorations. Joyce Picone, executive director of the Putnam Arts Council, beamed. “We’re home where we belong,” she said last wee… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Warm Up With the Washingtons



  Ever wonder how people kept warm before electricity, central heating and electric blankets? Forget reality television and discover for yourself when you come to Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site, Sunday, December 12, from 12… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Family Business that Sparkles

Local jewlery design company decorates the stars

Above: (l-r) Kara, Jill, and Anne stand in one of their many bead rooms at their headquarters in Brewster. How jewelry designer Anne Koplik began her career is a story best told casually, in pieces, strung together with other little tales. Just the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hudson Heritage Guide Available Now



  The Hudson River Valley Greenway has unveiled its Hudson River Valley National Area Heritage Site Guidebook, with information about the 100 National Heritage Area Heritage Sites in New York’s Hudson River Valley. The unveiling was h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Prepares For Holiday On The Lake



Jennifer Dougherty and her son Matthew, 11, decorate trees in downtown Carmel. Bill Shilling remembered the holidays when he was a small boy. “Christmas was always special when the community got together and celebrated the magic of Christmas,&… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.