Controversy Brews Over Legal Notices




Next Tuesday, Putnam legislators will make their long-awaited decision regarding official newspaper designation. At issue is whether Putnam County will follow state law in designating newspapers for the publication of legal notices, or will steer al… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

40 Years of Fun



Several of the fair’s 600 4-H Fair volunteers were out in force Tuesday preparing the county park for this weekend’s extravaganza. Pictured (l-r) include Patrick Salerno, 12, of Mahopac; Kayleigh Trose, 16, of Stormville; Zoe Fuentes, 9, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

How Patronage Extends to Foreclosure Notices – And Hurts Putnam County




The Putnam County News and Recorder (left) located at 144 Main Street in Cold Spring, and The Putnam County Courier headquarters (right) located at 51D Gleneida Avenue in Carmel. Photos by Chris Layton. Foreclosures have been on hiatus for the past e… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Teacher Cleared



Charges leveled against a career Mahopac school teacher alleging abuse of disabled students shocked Putnam County. Now four years later, a magistrate has dismissed the charges against the special education teacher, questioning police work in the cas… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Bikers Benefit Special Olympics



Participants line up for a group photograph outside Tina’s on Route 52 in Stormville, which hosted the event. The number of women participating was the largest ever. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Local Sales Tax Hike Continues



Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation giving Putnam County some latitude when it comes to generating sales tax dollars. The governor signed a series of bills last week that extend until 2014 long-standing sales tax increases in Putnam County,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The New Normal




  As Jonathan Winters once said, “If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to it!” Never more has that phrase been more appropriate than in today’s world of sales. Whether you are selling automobiles, boats, real estate, o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Police Group Gears up for 9/11 Anniversary



A piece of steel beam from the World Trade Center passed briefly through Cold Spring on Tuesday, and the 50 young people at the firehouse for the Cold Spring Fire Company’s Junior Firefighter Academy took part in a brief ceremony marking the occasion… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Woman Injured in Crash



Emergency responders assist a Carmel woman last Friday injured in a rear-end crash on Drewville Road at Stoneleigh Avenue in Carmel less than a quarter mile from Putnam Hospital Center. A Carmel woman waiting for a traffic signal to turn green at the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Poles Nearly Perish in Putnam



EMTs and paramedics assist three young residents of Poland who nearly drowned in Lake Gleneida in downtown Carmel Saturday evening. Three residents of Poland will have quite a story to tell family when they return to their homeland: How they nearly p… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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