Ground Broken on Sidewalk Project



Representatives of Brennan Construction Company (left) join Emma Kounine, Senator Greg Ball, Legislator Carl Albano, Executive Paul Eldridge and Sheriff Don Smith for the sidewalk groundbreaking outside the Putnam Plaza last week. State and county of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Economic Woes Aired at Two Summits



Four of the county’s movers in the business world—top, Kevin Bailey, of Putnam County’s Economic Development Corp., and Jeff Kellogg, vice president of Putnam Hospital Center, and bottom, Sal Gambino of the Mahopac Chamber of Commer… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s Sales Tax Revenue Finally Back in the Black



Putnam’s sales tax revenue is back in the black. After two months of declining sales tax dollars, county shoppers have re­turned to their earlier spending habits. According to Commissioner of Finance William Carlin shoppers generated $3,661,14… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Teaming Up To Make A Difference:

Business Leaders and Elected Officials

From The Chamber Public-private collaboration was on display all over the Hudson Valley this past Monday as business and commu­nity leaders sought to help our economy emerge faster from the recession. The day began with a forum hosted by Pattern For … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Bridge Tolls to Rise



Starting on January 1, it will cost you more to cross the Bear Mountain and Hamilton Fish Newburgh-Beacon Bridges. The New York State Bridge Authority announced last Friday that it plans to hike the tolls from $1 to $1.50 for cash users and from $1 … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Network Honors Movers & Shakers



Donna McGregor (right) receives kudos from last year’s Distinguished Service Award winner Dr. Edythe Schwartz of Putnam Family and Community Services. Two dozen of Putnam’s movers and shakers were honored last week when the Putnam Communi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel News

Rebecca Wittenberg Is Putnam’s Interim Public Health Director

Rebecca Wittenberg receives legislative endorsement of her position as Interim Putnam Health Director Tuesday night. On Tuesday Rebecca Wittenberg, a 37-year career public health profession­al, was named Putnam’s interim public health director,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Split Legislature OKs Watershed Coalition



By a vote of 6-3, the Putnam Legisla­ture has agreed to join 19 other munici­palities throughout the New York City watershed by forming the East of Hud­son Watershed Corporation, resulting in the transfer of $20 million of Big Apple funds allowing m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ball Among the Top in Attendance



Agree with him or disagree, when it comes to attendance in Albany, State Senator Greg Ball has earned a gold star. The state Legislature released its atten­dance report card Sunday indicating the Putnam, Westchester and Dutchess law­maker had a 99 p… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

DMV Giving Eye Tests a Second Look



Putnam County Clerk Dennis Sant and Sheriff Donald Smith were furious last week over a new state initiative that both officials charged would jeopardize the health and safety of motorists across the Empire State. A new law went into effect Septem­be… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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