Educational Exchange Blossoms with China



Guests from Beijing tour the new library at the Brewster Middle School. The Brewster-Beijing connection is alive and well. Last Thursday a contingent of educators and students from Beijing 101 High School in China visited the Brewster School District… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Putnam Unemployment Rate Second Lowest in NY



Putnam County continues to experience one of the lowest rates of unemployment in all of New York State. The New York State Labor Department reported last week Putnam’s rate of unemployment for December was 6.1 percent, or the second lowest rat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sales Tax Revenue Tops Projection by $2 Million



Cash registers are ringing again across Putnam County. Members of the Putnam Legislature’s Audit and Administration Committee received the good news Monday evening that sales tax receipts totaled $49.5 million for the year gone by—more t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cupcake Wars at Mahopac



If you enjoy watching Cupcake Wars on the Food Network, you’ll love watching Mahopac’s own teachers battle it out for the title of “Cupcake Master.” Sponsored by the Mahopac Education Foundation, the first Cupcake Wars will … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

School District Family Learns CPR



Under the watchful eye of Patti Frische, Claudia Hamel practices chest compressions on a mannequin at the Henry Wells Middle School as other aides and monitors observe the technique. Patti Frische realizes the importance of CPR training. The veteran… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ball Helps Brewster Celebrate



Brewster High School students hold a $100,000 check presented to the school by State Senator Greg Ball. The Brewster Sports Foundation 5th annual Night to Celebrate was just that— a night to celebrate, thanks in part to State Senator Greg Ball…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High School Seniors to SEE the Future



SEE coordinators (L-R) Collin Callahan, Clare Quinn and Shaugnessy Elsroth discuss plans for the Senior Enrichment Experience that is about to get underway at BHS. The Senior Enrichment Experience (SEE) has returned to Brewster High School. Last year… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Man Nabbed in Air and Ground Search



Calls flooded police headquarters as well as the Putnam News Bureau when helicopters, canine patrols and heavily armed police officers scoured the BrewsterCarmel area last week in search of an armed man wanted in connection with a domestic dispute. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Asian Culture and Arts in Brewster



The Studio Around the Corner at the Old Town Hall in Brewster announces three exciting months of Saturday workshops featuring Asian Culture and Arts. Presenting the programs are Westchester Community College Davis Scholars Dali Lu and Benjamin Grobe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fire Commissioners Meeting Schedule



The Brewster-Southeast Joint Fire District Board of Fire Commissioners 2012 Meeting Schedule is as follows: February 8; March 14; April 11; May 9; June 13; July 11; August 8; September 12; October 10; November 14; December 12. All meetings commence … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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