Council Hole to Remain Open

Carmel board will have only four members until 2012

Now that Anthony DiCarlo has moved on to the county legislature, there is an empty seat on the Carmel Town Board. Carmel Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt told the Courier on Tuesday that, as of right now, the board does not plan on appointing a councilman… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Ever wonder what the inside of a cow feels like?



Brewster High School student Lily Jakaj experiences a fistulated cow firsthand during a seminar at Cornell University. Fistulated cows are used to research how cows digest plant matter when veterinarians surgically create an incision into the cow&rsq… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Deputy Dunn Pleads Guilty to Grand Larceny



Former Putnam County Deputy Sheriff Barbara Dunn accepted a deal Monday when she pleaded guilty to grand larceny in the second degree—the top count in the eight count indictment against her. She also agreed to pay back worker’s compensat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Man Arrested in Biggest FBI Sting Ever



A Putnam man was part of the massive and unprecedented FBI roundup of 127 suspected mobsters throughout the tri-state area Thursday morning. The Courier was first to report that Peter Pace Jr., of Caroline Drive in Patterson, was arrested by local a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tully Is Coming Home



John Tully has been reappointed as Deputy County Executive. John Tully is coming home. Putnam’s former Deputy County Executive under the Robert Bondi administration will be returning to his old post on February 1, working with the county’… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Weather Hinders Schedules

Local business events persevere


  The winter weather has certainly put a crimp on people’s schedules in the past few weeks with a lot of meetings being changed around due to inclement weather and other conflicts. Here are some upcoming events to look forward to. Look for… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

No Lag in DWI Arrests



The New Year is now one month old but old habits, like motorists driving while intoxicated, continue to plague area police. Carmel cops locked up Brian Rutledge, 43, of Carmel, after his speeding car was observed on Croton Falls Road in Mahopac at 9… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Five PV Teens Charged With Trespass And Possession



Five Putnam Valley teens face hearings in Yorktown Town Court February 11 following their arrests for trespass and marijuana possession. The boys, aged 16, 17, and 18 were arrested last weekend by Yorktown Police after they were found congregating i… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Othmer Recognized By FOP



Putnam Legislator Richard Othmer (left) is recognized for his efforts by the President of the Putnam Chapter of the FOP James O’Neill. Putnam Legislator Richard Othmer was honored when members of the Stephen Driscoll Chapter of the Fraternal Or… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Readies For First Revaluation In 16 Years



The Town of Carmel will soon be undergoing a complete revaluation—its first in 16 years. Members of the Town Board unanimously approved a resolution last week authorizing Assessor Paul Jonke to advertise for requests for proposals for competit… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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