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. Username […]

Five Injured in Head-On Crash



Five people, including two young children, were injured in a head-on crash in Southeast. Last Thursday’s mishap took place at 10:45am on Route 312 when, according to Brewster State Police, a mini-van headed westbound crossed into the oncoming … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

THELMA W. PENNY



Thelma W. Penny, age 85, a lifelong resident of Croton Falls, died in the very same home where she was born, surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, December 30, 2010. Mrs. Penny was born on November 8, 1925 in Croton Falls, to Kenneth L. and Hazel (Purdy) Woodcock. She graduated from Purdy’s High School and attended Cochran School of […]

HARRY O. WARD



Harry O. Ward, 83, of Carmel, passed away on December 27, 2010, at Putnam Hospital Center. Mr. Ward was born on December 28, 1926, to Oswald Harry and Hazel (Coffee) Ward of Yonkers, NY. Mr. Ward attended Saunders Trade School in Yonkers and graduated in June of 1944. Immediately after graduation Mr. Ward enlisted in the United States Navy Reserves […]

ROBERT C. MACAULEY



Robert C. Macauley, Chairman and Founder of AmeriCares, of Brewster and North Palm Beach, Fla., died peacefully at his home in Florida on December 26, 2010, after a long illness, surrounded by his loving family. Born on December 11, 1923, in New York City, he attended Greenwich Country Day School, Andover, and Yale. He interrupted his college education to volunteer […]

Worship Services



ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH 225 East Lake Blvd, Mahopac 845- 628- 2006 Saturday Vigil Mass. 5: 30pm, 8pm – Mass in Spanish – OLQA, Sunday: 7: 30, 8: 45, 10: 45am, 12 Noon & 5: 30pm, 10: 15am – Mass in Polish &… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Greater Expectations for 2011



White Cornmeal Raspberry Pancakes at the new Hudson Hil’s Cafe and Market in Cold Spring is one of the many dishes on a menu that boasts local Hudson Valley ingredients. This is the time of year we resolve to shape, fix, organize and better our… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Brewster VFW Fundraiser Breakfast



Come join us for breakfast! Brewster VFW Post 672 is hosting a breakfast fundraiser on Sunday, January 9, from 9am to noon. The menu includes an omelet station, waffles, pancakes, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, potatoes, baked goods, oatmeal, juice… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New Animal Shelter to Be Located in Southeast



A new animal shelter is coming to Putnam County. At its year-end meeting last week the Putnam Legislature approved the purchase of a 10-acre parcel of vacant, town-owned land off Zimmer Road near I-84 and Route 312. Southeast officials have agreed t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s 1st Felonious Assault of 2011



The New Year was only four hours old when Putnam County recorded its first felonious assault of 2011. The Sheriff’s Department received a 911 call requesting assistance for an unknown emergency at a private residence in Putnam Lake. Sheriff&rs… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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