Man Hurt in One-Car Crash



A Carmel man was airlifted to the Westchester Medical Center, in Valhalla, early Sunday following a one-vehicle crash on Dykeman Road in Carmel. According to Chief Michael Johnson, a speeding Jeep went out of control on a sharp curve. When the drive… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Freezin’ for a Reason



Above: Groups of swimmers line up before a horn is sounded to start the event. Below: After a dip in the chilly water, the participants race to the shoreline for a warm blanket Photos by Eric Gross The excitement reached a fevered pitch when 150 brav… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Woman Hurt in ‘Double Whammy’ Crash



Patterson firefighters climb inside a wrecked Honda to shield its driver as other emergency responders use the Jaws of Life to extricate the injured woman. A Patterson woman escaped serious injury last week in what authorities are calling a “do… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Convicted Murderer Returned to Putnam



Anthony DiPippo walked into Putnam County Court in shackles last Friday and stood before Acting Putnam County Judge Albert Lorenzo. The 35-year-old DiPippo, formerly of Patterson, said nothing as the judicial process for his new trial got underway. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Illusions’ Celebrates 30th Anniversary



Gabriella Franze (left) and Ally Shurgle, 6, enjoy a number with ‘Illusions’ cast member Tina Geradhty. Illusions brought the house down in Mahopac last weekend. Audiences estimated at 2,000 jammed into the Mahopac High School auditorium … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

District Budget Would Raise School Taxes 2.8 Percent



During a Monday interview, Superintendent Thomas Manko told the Courier the tentative Mahopac budget totals $111,891,490, a 2.99-percent budget-to-budget increase and a 2.8-percent tax levy increase. Manko stressed that “Our goal was to find a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Krishnan Takes Top Honors In Science Fair, Again



Jay Krishnan Jay Krishnan will be again traveling to sunny southern California in May in an attempt to achieve a feat that is unparalleled. Jay, a senior at Mahopac High School who took top honors in last year’s Intel Science Fair, has become o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New Animal Shelter To Become Reality



Putnam Humane Society officials smile after members of the Putnam Legislature’s Physical Services Committee approve a new home to the Putnam Humane Society. A new animal shelter is finally coming to Putnam County. Last week the county closed on… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Perpetual Flooding Outrages Lake Carmel Resident



Vivian Rosato is fearful every time it rains. The long-time resident of Grey Oaks Road in Lake Carmel has had her basement flooded on numerous occasions over the years due to rising water from Lake Carmel. Earlier this month when snowmelt combined w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Area Man Burglarizes Jewelry Shop



Kent Police arrested a Lake Carmel man for burglarizing a popular jewelry shop in Lake Carmel. Thomas O’Rourke, 29, was taken into custody 72 hours after Anthony’s Jewelers on Route 52 was broken into and the suspect allegedly stole what… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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