DOROTHY E. KENNY



Dorothy E. Kenny, a longtime former resident of Mahopac passed away peacefully in her sleep on February 25, 2011. Dorothy was born on June 19,1921 in the Bronx. She was the last survivor of six sisters. Her husband Daniel Sr. and her son Daniel Jr. also predeceased her. Dorothy was a long time member of the Mt. Hope Methodist Church […]

HELEN CASSIDY WINTER



Helen Cassidy Winter, 81, passed away on February 22, 2011, with her family by her side. Born on October 12, 1929, in the Bronx, Helen was the daughter of Lawrence and Rena Cassidy. She grew up and attended Shrub Oak Schools. Helen married Wilbur J. Winter of the Alpine Inn and was a resident of Putnam Valley for 55 years. […]

Religious Events This Week



Fri. March 4 — Shabbat Acros America — Temple Beth Elohim will be celebrating with a traditional Shabbat dinner and service with song. Remember to bring Shabbat candlesticks (candles will be provided). Cost is $19 (adults), $6.50 (childr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

JOSEPH PHILLIP MASTON



Baby Boy Joseph Phillip Maston was born February 11, 2011, weighing 7 lbs. 2 oz., to parents Alicia and Christopher Maston of Brewster, to maternal grandparents Jeanette and Joseph Baldanza of Carmel, and to paternal grandparents Maria and Phillip M… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Memories of the Duke



  It seems like only yesterday not 55 years ago when a skinny kid of 13 met one of his baseball idols in the dugout at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn. The kid was yours truly and his baseball hero was Duke Snider who helped bring the Dodgers their on… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Putnam Lake Woman Hits Child Exiting School Bus



Each day more than 50,000 incidents of motorists passing stopped and loading school buses are reported throughout New York State. The practice is extremely dangerous and can often be fatal for an unsuspecting child. Last Friday, a Putnam Lake woman … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Flying Ice Injures Putnam Lake Woman in Connecticut



Saturday afternoon, a large chunk of ice flying from the roof of a trailer smashed through the windshield of a Buick sedan, lacerating the driver’s face and head. Connecticut State Police said Linda Rutherford, 69, of Putnam Lake was taken by … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Healthy and Hunger-Free



Dear Editor: President Obama signed the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act in time for American Heart Month, which is just concluding. What better way to show our love for our children and concern for our heart health than seeing to it that all of our ch… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Proud of Those Who Worked Behind the Scenes



Dear Editor: On February 24, Putnam County had the sad privilege of hosting the funeral of a real hero, Officer John Falcone, of the Poughkeepsie Police Department. Rightly, there has been much coverage of his heroic efforts that led to the safety o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Coming Together as a Town



Dear Editor: I am a truck engineer for WTEN-TV, an ABC affiliate out of Albany, NY. I had the unfortunate duty to cover the funeral for Officer John Falcone last Thursday. It was a beautiful ceremony and it was great to see so many officers come ou… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]


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