Budget Carries Smallest Increase in 12 Years

Carmel School Budget Benefits from State Aid

The Carmel Board of Education has adopted its 2012-2013 budget that carries a 1.4 percent budget-to-budget increase, the lowest hike in more than a dozen years. By a unanimous vote last week, school trustees approved the $110,330,577 fiscal spending… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

New Members Recruited

Fire, EMS volunteers sought in Kent, Mahopac

Fire and EMS calls continue to increase across Putnam and two of the county’s busier departments have scheduled open houses this weekend in an attempt to interest residents to join their local fire department. The Kent Fire Department has sche… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sex Offender Housing Vexes County

Carmel News

The recent return of Level 3 sex offenders to Putnam County has many residents throughout the area up in arms. At last week’s meeting of the Putnam Legislature’s Health, Social and Educational Committee, lawmakers discussed the situation… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High School Students Tour Indian Point

Carmel engineering class

Students enrolled in the Carmel High School Principles of Engineering class experienced a unique opportunity last week when visiting the Indian Point nuclear power plant in Buchanan for a first-hand look at how nuclear power was generated. Joined by… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster-Cornell Connection Strong

High School Hails Tie to Cornell

Jordy Douglas discusses the subject with students Aleksi Tichler, Colin Wakefield and Eric Lopez. The Brewster High School-Cornell University connection is alive and well. For the past 13 years, students at Brewster High spend three days at the Ivy L… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Contest Raises $5,300 for Cystic Fibrosis Research

TheBrewster Standard

Corey and Coty Polito are wearing the distinction of Mr. Brewster these days around the BHS campus but the real winner of the school’s SALTY Hands Club sponsored contest is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Last Thursday a representative of the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Heart Walk is a Week Away



Hundreds of men, women and children will converge on the Brewster High School campus April 29 for the event that last year raised in excess of $175,000 for cardio-vascular research, education and advocacy programs. Jennifer Maher of Mahopac is this … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Letter to the Editor

Hickman Worked Hard at Tourism

Dear Editor: Before my retirement one year ago, I had the pleasure of working along side Valerie Hickman for 11 years as the Assistant Director of the Putnam Visitors Bureau. Never have I seen anyone as dedicated to her job as Ms. Hickman and I lear… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Courier Archives

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

82 Years Ago 2 Apr. 18, 1930 THE COST OF WAR. We are accustomed to think of war only in terms of the loss of life and of property while the conflict is still raging. But there are other costs which continue for generations after the fighting is ov… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Young Artists Featured by Putnam Arts Council

News from Mahopac

Arianna Conti and fellow Brewster High School student Frankie Ruiz admire Arianna’s presentation that took Best in Show honors. Some of Putnam County’s most talented and gifted young artists exhibited their work Friday evening at the Putn… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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