Hero Dog Caspar Saves The Day



Caspar is being credited with saving his master’s life last Friday night after a kitchen fire ignited a one-story wood frame home in Lake Carmel. Kent Police and Lake Carmel FD personnel were summoned to Brayton Road off Towners Road at 8pm wh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Oppenheimer to Run For Supervisor



Just nine months before the November election, residents are still coming out of the hills and valleys to run for Carmel town government. With the positions of town supervisor and two council positions up for election, only one local business owner … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Weight Loss Surgery Seminar



Have you tried all kinds of diets only to have each one fail? If so, weight loss surgery may be the best option for you. On Tuesday, March 15, at 6 pm, Putnam Hospital Center will offer a free seminar on weight loss surgery options presented by bari… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Carmel Meetings



Thurs, March 10Town Board, 7:30pmWed, March 16Public Hearing, 7pm … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Residents Warned About Police Fund Scam



Law enforcement authorities have warned the public to beware of scam artists trying to cash in on last month’s shooting of Carmel native and Poughkeepsie Police Detective John Falcone. A local business owner received a call last week from a gr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lighter Fluid Spill Leads to Mahopac Falls House Fire



A man’s need for a nicotine fix at 5 in the morning had catastrophic results when the 20-year-old accidentally spilled some lighter fluid on his mattress and ignited it when he tested the cigarette lighter moments later. Carmel Police and Maho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Harlem Magic Visit Mahopac



Pee Wee Johnson towers over Darren Small. Talk about an unusual lunch hour: Students at Mahopac High School were in awe last week when a larger-than-life athletic entertainer visited the school’s cafeteria. Curtis “Pee Wee” Johnson … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Illusions’ Returns For 30th Anniversary Show



Amanda Giacomo will bring her electric violin to next week’s show. Stas Przymylski remembers his first Illusions production: “The year was 1986 and I was a student at Mahopac High School. I began with the technical stuff and got bit by th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Three Seats Up For Grabs On Mahopac Board Of Education



Interested in serving your community as a member of the Mahopac Board of Education? Petitions for three school board seats are now available from District Clerk Dorothy Gilroy for the seats currently filled by trustees Richard Lafredo, Theresa Matuc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Settles Nelson Case For $125,000



A dog breeder from Kent has settled a lawsuit against the county for $125,000. Linda Nelson accused Putnam County of violating her civil rights when an overzealous sheriff’s deputy illegally seized 11 Maltese dogs from her home, which was desc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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