Indian Point says it can handle more than a 6.0 earthquake

Riverkeeper calls for shutdown

The Indian Point Energy Center in Buchanan, northern Westchester. As Japan scrambles to pick up the pieces following Friday’s earthquake and tsunami, the devastated country also has to concern itself with three nuclear power plants that are at … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Irish March Through Mahopac



Bagpipers from Dublin put on quite a show. After a dreadful winter of snow and ice and a horrendous past week of torrential rains, Mother Nature cooperated Sunday when Mahopac hosted the county’s 35th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. A cr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

VFW Supports a Wounded Marine

Lance Corporal John Curtin recovers at Walter Reed after being hit by an IED

Lance Corporal John Curtin For 235 years, the United States Marine Corps has upheld the highest sense of honor and devotion to this country. From the first assault on Nassau Port during the Revolutionary War, to the mountains of Afghanistan, Marines … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Enhancing Downtown Commerce Districts




  Each community in Putnam County has a unique charm all to its own – a quaint, special character that is endearing to those who live and work in them. So much potential can be found throughout our various downtown business areas. Is it po… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Great Floods Can Flow From Simple Sources



A small stream in the Sedgewood Club in Kent resembles a raging river as run off from Mother Nature’s latest blast floods Route 301. For the second time in 72 hours a powerful storm deluged the area with a month’s supply of rain in a sing… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Ball: Crooked Public Workers Must Forfeit Pensions



State Senator Greg Ball is angry. The freshman member of the upper house in state government who represents constituents in all of Putnam County as well as sections of northern Westchester and southern Dutchess told a news conference Friday that he … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Health Department Praises School Cafeterias, Local Eateries



Health Inspector Shawn Rogan congratulates Linda Fassacesia, kitchen manager at the Fulmar Road School, for her staff’s achievements. Last week the Putnam Health Department sponsored its 5th annual “Emmy awards” when 11 restaurants … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lions Busy Screening Young Eyes Early



Members of the Carmel-Kent Lions Club are busy these days participating in a pre-school screening program designed to detect abnormalities that could lead to serious eye problems. Through Lions SEE (Screening Eyes Early), Lion volunteers photograph … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Schools Ready to Register Kindergarten Kids



Parents of children planning to attend school in the Carmel District in September are being asked to garner necessary information needed during registration. Registration is scheduled for March 21 and March 22 at the district’s three elementar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Meetings



Mon Mar 21Kindergarten Registration,KES, KPS, MPES, 9:30-11:30amTue Mar 22 Board of Ed Mtg., CHS Library,7:30 pmKindergarten Registration,KES, KPS, MPES, 9:30-11:30amWed Mar 23 Town Board Work Session 7pmPlanning Board 7pmThu Mar 24 Zoning Board of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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