Missing 13-year-olds Found Safe in Florida



A 13-year-old girl from Mahopac and her 13-year-old male companion from Fishkill were returned to their homes from Florida last week by concerned family members after disappearing a week before. Jade Pelletier and Gian Vivanco were located by the Pi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Firefighters Assist Cop in Making DWI Arrest



Members of the Mahopac Falls Fire Department are being hailed after coming to the assistance of a Carmel Police officer attempting to arrest a man for driving while intoxicated. Carmel Police Lt. Brian Karst said the heroics took place last week at … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Two Putnam Babies on Leap Day, at Hudson Valley Hospital



Top: The Scoggines family. Bottom: The Chasse Family. Leapin’ lizards! A record five babies were born at Hudson Valley Hospital Center on Leap Day this year. The babies just kept coming, the earliest born at 11:15 a.m. and the last at 8:16 p.m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Great Gardening Series Takes Root at the Library



Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam County will present a series of Great Gardening workshops at Mahopac Public Library beginning on Monday, March 12. The first workshop, Starting from Seed, will be led by Dianne Olsen, a Horticulture Educator a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Basketball Shoot-out to Benefit Community



Teams have been practicing all week for Saturday’s Community Basketball Shoot-out that has been described as a unique fundraising opportunity. Sponsored by the Carmel Rotary Club and the Carmel High School Interact Club the event is planned fr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Weight Loss Surgery Seminar at Putnam Hospital



Have you tried all kinds of diets only to have each one fail? If so, weight loss surgery may be the best option for you. On Tuesday, March 20th, at 4:30 pm, Putnam Hospital Center will offer a free seminar on weight loss surgery options presented by… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

New Program Seeks to Boost Children’s Health



A new program to identify and help children with behavioral health issues has come to Putnam County thanks to the not-for-profit Putnam Family and Community Services. The program is known as RISE or Recognize-Identify-Screen-Engage. It is a confiden… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Schumer Wants More Saudi Oil

Washington DISPATCHES

With the dramatic recent rise in gas prices, New York Senator Chuck Schumer is turning to . . . Saudi Arabia for help in lowering the burden for many Americans across the nation. The problem is, the average price for a gallon of gas in the state of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Kent Fire Department Installs Officers for 2012



Members of the Kent FD line up for a team photo at the dinner. The evening belonged to Paul Kane. The retiring chief of the Kent Fire Department was showered with appreciation at the department’s 41st annual installation held recently at the Cl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time



  THE THIRTY-EIGHTH STATE. During the past session of Congress efforts have been made to form new states out of the territories of Colorado and New Mexico, and both received the approval of both houses. Amendments were however, attached to them… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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