Budget Process Revision Stalled by Legislators



When it comes to firsts, Putnam County leads the state in several areas—the lowest rate of unemployment, the county with the lowest crime rate and the first county to declare Teen Driver Safety Awareness Month. However, County Executive MaryEl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

1,400 Students Learn Health, Wellness

Carmel News

Chiropractor Dr. Anne Brandon teaches students about stretching and The Carmel School District’s Child Nutrition and Wellness Fair was a huge success. More than 1,400 children in grades 5-8 participated in the day long event last week at the Ge… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High School Students Nab Business Trophies

Carmel News

Carmel High School students did their school and community proud by taking home a myriad of awards at the Future Business Leaders of America Spring District Competition last week. First and second place winners will now be competing in the New York … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Offender Relocated to Carmel in County Approved Trailer

Carmel News

Another Level 3 sex offender has moved back to Putnam County—this time living in a trailer at the Donald Smith Governmental Campus off Old Route 6 in Carmel. Commissioner of Social Services Michael Piazza identified the man as Hans Kaschura, 2… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Jake Isherwood Earns Eagle Scout

News from Mahopac

Jake Isherwood receives congratulations from Mahopac Superintendent Thomas Manko at an Eagle Scout ceremony. Jake Isherwood spent hundreds of hours preparing for his Eagle Scout project and now that it has been completed the entire community will ben… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Time to Make the Passover Matzah in Mahopac

News from Mahopac

Spencer Belsky prepares the matzah Christians and Jews gathered in Mahopac to partake in a holiday tradition— the baking of matzah—unleavened bread traditionally eaten during the week of Passover. Passover begins on Friday and commemorate… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Re: ‘County to disband Adopt-a-Highway’



To the Editor: I read your article coincidentally the night before my crew and I were about to do our scheduled cleanup on Route 52 in Kent. I was distressed to see Putnam County’s intent to terminate the entire program. I truly understand concerns… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

What the Flag Means to Me: Don’t Tread On Me



To the Editor: With Flag Day approaching June 14, I suggest we reflect on what our Flag means to us as Americans. Some people are not privy to the fact that the standards of flag etiquette are codified in the United States Statues at Large, specific… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Get to Know Constituents Before You Malign Them



To the Editor: I would like to take exception to the three legislators’ comments in Eric Gross’s article in the Putnam County Courier titled “County to Disband Adopt-a-Highway.” Their comments would lead the reader to believe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Planning Underway for Putnam Youth Forum



Members of the steering committee of this month’s Putnam Youth Forum gather in Carmel last week during a planning session. Planning is in full swing for Putnam’s 18th annual Youth Forum scheduled for April 23 at the Clearpool Education Ce… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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