Green Chimneys Makes the World a Smaller Place



Global Crossroads was unveiled on the Green Chimneys campus last week by 15 Dekeyser Fellows who were joined by Dr. Sam Ross (right) who founded Green Chimneys 65 years ago. Three months of partnership and hands-on experience concluded last week when… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Motorist Accused of Driving at 105 mph with 6 Year Old



A Danbury man has a lot of explaining to do when appearing in Southeast Town Court later this month after being arrested for operating his vehicle at what police described as “Mach speed” with his 6-year-old son in the car. The Putnam Sh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Pie Guys’ Bake for CAP



Brewster’s Pie Guys admire their hard work before the homemade delights are delivered to CAP in Brewster. The tradition continued. For the 5th consecutive year, a handful of teens got together to bake pies for holiday giving for Putnam County f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Woman Arrested in Kohl’s Jewelry Theft



A Dutchess County woman faces a state prison term for allegedly stealing jewelry from the Kohl’s Store in Southeast and pawning stolen gems in Carmel. The Putnam Sheriff’s Department arrested Kelly Untied, 24, of East Fishkill on Thanksg… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Local Officer Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel



Lt. Col Kenneth Hynes (second left) is pictured with his brother, Kerril Hynes of Mahopac (left) and his father Brendan Hynes (far right). Also joining the celebration at Fort Gordon, Georgia last week were Major General Lynn and Hynes’ sister,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Thankful for Veterans



Dear Editor: I am writing this letter as a special and heartfelt “Thank You” to our area Veterans, including the VA Hospital in Montrose, as well as all of those who were unable to attend the Veterans’ Thanksgiving Dinner on Saturd… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Carmel Family Weathers a Storm



Dear Editor: Our Town of Carmel family, friends and co-workers suffered a horrible double tragedy this past week, one which we are all still trying to come to terms with. With funerals for the deceased only having just concluded, our hearts are heav… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Falls Man Charged with Burglary



A Mahopac Falls man is facing a felony charge of burglary as well as criminal mischief for allegedly breaking into an acquaintance’s Yorktown home and cutting copper pipes before stealing them. Yorktown Police arrested Norberto Ortega, 48, las… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time



  FOOTE PLED GUILTY; FIVE YEAR SENTENCE TO SERVE IT ON PROBATION Poughkeepsie Broker, Feeble and Deaf, in Court Here on Monday Morning. Agreeing voluntarily never to visit Dutchess County again, except once a year to visit the grave of his mot… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Santa Arrives on Saturday



Volunteers of all ages decorated trees along the Gleneida Lakeshore in downtown Carmel last Saturday. The weather seemed more like Easter than Christmas when a small army of volunteers decorated 75 evergreen trees last Saturday on the shores of Lake … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.