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. Username […]

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.

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.

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.

‘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.

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.

Under the Microscope

Ball calls for Indian Point hearing, environmental groups call for shutdown

There might not be any radioactive fallout in the Hudson Valley in the wake of the Japanese nuclear crisis, but Indian Point Energy Center is facing increased pressure to explain its safety mechanisms and disaster contingency plans. The nuclear powe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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