Odell Seeks to Shed Excess County Space



During his 20 years as Putnam County executive, Robert Bondi believed in expanding governmental services by purchasing properties rather than by renting them. Now, the county’s current executive, MaryEllen Odell, is hoping to unload many of th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Maguire Set to Report to Prison



Raymond Maguire Jr. is to report to federal prison late next week, even as the federal investigation into corruption in Putnam County continues. The main figure in the “Club Putnam” scandal, former state senator Vincent Leibell, is alrea… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Letitia Driscoll Dies, Mother of Hero Cop



Letitia Driscoll is being remembered this week as a woman who dedicated her life to others who lost loved ones in the line of duty. Driscoll, 71, died last Saturday after losing a valiant fight against cancer. Driscoll was the mother of September 11… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Defending the Rights Of Small Businesses

From The Chamber

Daniel Stockfield Small business employs 55 percent of Americans, yet independent entrepreneurs often find themselves at a competitive disadvantage when the strength of large corporations enables them to control a marketplace. Such a situation appare… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

DOT Releases Additional Details for Putnam Projects



Last month’s visit by DOT Commissioner Joan McDonald at a Mahopac Library forum sponsored by the Putnam Chamber of Commerce failed to reveal specific projects for the county outlined in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s $132.5 billion proposed budget…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CAP Offering Free Income Tax Help



When one thinks of the Putnam Community Action Program (CAP), Thanksgiving holiday baskets, food pantries, a soup kitchen or Christmas toy drives come to mind. The program has become a yearround source for families in need of assistance and now with… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

It’s Been Three Years Since the Courier Died, and Rose Again



Senior Reporter Eric Gross, left, with Business Manager Carol Balducci, at last month’s Putnam County Bicentennial Ball. The dates of a number of anniversaries will remain with me forever. December 26 was the day my late wife and I married. Sep… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Wolf Lawton Announces Run for New 94th District Assembly Seat



Wolf Lawton Tuesday announces his intention to seek the new 94th District Assembly seat this fall. Wolf Lawton, a life long resident of Mahopac who is employed as a paramedic in Westchester, on Tuesday announced his candidacy to seek the new 94th Dis… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

First Graders Learn About The Brain



JFK teacher Lorraine Major discusses brain function with a group of six-year old 1st graders last week including (l-r) Cyan Stockfield, Thomas Quarry, Mia Palladino and Juliana Castellano. It’s never too early to learn what makes one tick. Firs… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Heavy Equipment, Auto Parts Business Opens

Family run operation expands

Jason Boniface is the third generation owner of the business. A company specializing in the sales of heavy equipment and auto parts has opened its doors in Kent. Pine Bush Equipment and Napa Auto Parts are located in a 17,500-square-foot building on … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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