Chilling Details in Mahopac Falls Murder



  The brutal Christmas-eve murder of a 19-year-old woman from Mahopac Falls by her drunken husband was one of the county’s most heinous crimes in 2010. The body of Graciela Zhingri Amay was found inside her home at 34 Agor Lane in the Mah… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

DeStefano, Borkowski in Lawsuit Brawl



Andrew DeStefano Any screenwriters or playwrights suffering from a case of writer’s block should just find their way up to Putnam County. Here, with the constant political bickering and accusations of corruption, the stories seem to write thems… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tamagna Keeps Chair

In surprise move, legislature does not name Mary Conklin to post

Legislator Vincent Tamagna beams after being reappointed as chairman of the Putnam Legislature. Legislator Mary Conklin, who had been promised the post, congratulates Tamagna. Conklin was named as vice chairman by a unanimous vote. Legislator Vincent… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Eldridge Named Interim Putnam County Executive



Paul Eldridge, Putnam County’s new county executive. Eldridge was appointed to fill the slot left unfilled by former executive- elect Vincent Leibell, who will be going to jail. Paul Eldridge, Putnam’s long time Personnel Director, has mo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rename Leibell Veterans Home?



A request has been made by outgoing county legislator Tony Fusco, of Mahopac Falls, to rename the “Vincent Leibell Veterans Home.” Fusco’s proposal to have the residence renamed, “Putnam Veterans Home,” comes one month … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fahnestock’s Jordan Pond



  Clarence Fahnestock State Park in western Putnam County offers 14,000 acres of outdoor adventure. Some of the trails are over 7 miles, which is a bit long if you only have an hour or two, you have young kids with you, or you just don’t f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Calling All Visionaries: It’s Your Time

From The Chamber

  The opinions expressed in this editorial are mine and mine alone, although I sincerely hope they are consistent with the wishes of all our local chambers of commerce. It’s time for leaders in each organization to step forward and be cou… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New Life for World’s Most Famous Christmas Tree



A Mahopac tree adorned in Christmas glory at Rockefeller Center. The Christmas tree that graced Rockefeller Center in Manhattan for the holidays will soon have new life thanks to Habitat for Humanity. The enormous Norway spruce was harvested on Veter… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Art Classes Starting Soon In Mahopac



Give yourself or your kids the gift of art for 2011. The fun starts on January 25. The Belle Levine Art Center in Mahopac promises to enhance your winter this year with a variety of 6-week classes for the whole family. Adults can learn drawing, pott… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Mahopac Student Wins Speech Contest



Senior Marcus Franklin of Mahopac has won the Wells Cup Speech contest at The Harvey School in Katonah in a school-wide competition. Marcus delivered his speech on the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 before the entire student body with faculty and invited g… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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