Police News



Police ID Body Found Near County Line State Police have identified the remains of a man found in a wooded area off Dingle Ridge Road as a resident of New Jersey. State Police at Brewster and Somers lead the investigation that followed a 911 call a … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Black Bear Sightings In Southeast



Two instances of black bear sightings in the greater Brewster-Southeast area have prompted the New York State DEC to remind residents about basic tips for avoiding the bruins. The first incident was reported last Thursday when a man running to catch… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Family Movie Night at Veterans Park



Annie Chesnut Outside the 4-H barn Friday evening at Veterans Memorial Park in Kent, some Philipstown residents seemed undaunted by the intermittently stormy summer weather. Floyd the donkey was looking wet and matted, but the grass was still green a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Alcopop Warning Issued in Putnam



Officials have issued a warning this week to both young people and their parents alike—flavored malt beverages known as Alcopops are making the rounds. Alcopops are highly sweetened drinks that contain the same amount of alcohol as a beer. The… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Is Club Putnam Dead, Or Just Regrouping?

Cunningham’s Corner

Douglas Cunningham is Editor-inchief of The Putnam County Courier Putnam County looks surprisingly compact on a map, but when one starts to drive from Point A to Point B, it becomes a bit bigger. So sometimes in this driving across Putnam, I find mys… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Letter to the Editor



Dear Editor: I read State Senator Greg Ball’s article entitled “Recipe for Disaster” and felt compelled to reply. While I whole-heartily agree with the Senator that it is an affront to all law abiding citizens that Governor Cuomo h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time



  WAS AN AUSPICIOUS OCCASION Carmel High school graduated a large class of promising young folks this year who are a credit not only to themselves but to the school and the village. The second annual commencement exercises were held in the Bapt… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam People



… The Mount Kisco Medical Group is pleased to announce JEFFREY B. KATZ MD will be joining their Obstetrics and Gynecology department as of July 1, 2011. Dr. Katz will be practicing at MKMG’s Mahopac and Putnam Hospital locations &hellip… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Children’s Bead Workshop in Southeast



On Saturday, July 16, at 10:30 am the Southeast Museum will hold a Paper Bead Workshop. Paper beads are a very simple craft that are made from recycling magazines and junk mail that you roll into beautiful beads. Join us and make your own unique jew… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Humane Society Hosts Weekend Dog Wash



On June 25 from 11am to 4 pm the Putnam Humane Society will be hosting a Dog Wash at their headquarters on Old Route 6, behind the Putnam Plaza, in Carmel. Baths, including drying and brushing, are $10 for small dogs and $15 for large dogs. Nail tri… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]


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