Mahopac Teachers Agree to New Contract

Provides stability for district, small raises

Three years of collective bargaining came to a conclusion this week when the Mahopac Board of Education and Mahopac Teachers Association agreed to a four-year contract retroactive to July 1, 2009. Superintendent Thomas Manko said the settlement prov… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Mahopac Falls FD Recruits New Members

News from Mahopac

Members of the Mahopac Falls FD welcome several new applicants last Saturday during a recruitment drive outside the Mahopac Falls Fire Department headquarters. Putnam County’s third-busiest fire department recruited several new members last Sat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High School Students Commended at BOCES

News from Mahopac

Barbara Coats Zachary Nichols and Stephanie Solomon are honored for their work ethic at BOCES. Two Mahopac High School students have been named as Students of Distinction for their outstanding work at Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES. Senior Zachary… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Information Offered for Mahopac School Vote

Register now, if you haven't

Mahopac is offering extra hours for those not already registered to vote to do so ahead of the school election. To be a qualified voter of the district, a person must be 1) 18 years of age on or before May 15; 2) a resident of the district for at le… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the […]

Fire Department Lt. Averts Calamity

News from Mahopac

A member of the Patterson Fire Department helped avert a calamity at his neighbor’s residence. Lt. Vincent Montouro, a resident of Cornwall Meadows off Cornwall Hill Road in Patterson, had just returned home at 2:30 a.m. after assisting at an early … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lake Carmel Suspect Jailed in Break-in

Carmel News

A Lake Carmel man is behind bars for allegedly breaking into a Mahopac residence last month and stealing personal items and jewelry when the 16-year-old daughter of the homeowner was home alone. Carmel Police said the teenager was forced to lock her… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trimming Near Power Lines

Carmel News

An employee of the tree service uses a chainsaw while being elevated in a bucket truck. NYSEG is in the midst of tree trimming to prevent power outages, a particular concern in 2011. The utility has hired an upstate tree service to trim and remove tr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Putnam Valley Woman Credited with Nabbing Drunk

Carmel News

Carmel Police have credited a Putnam Valley woman with apprehending an alleged intoxicated motorist who turned out to be illegally in the U.S. following a pair of property damage crashes in downtown Mahopac. Chief Michael Johnson said the unidentifi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Whooping Cough on the Rise in Putnam County

Carmel News

The incidence of whooping cough (pertussis) is on the rise in Putnam County. Health Director Rebecca Wittenberg reported last Friday that her agency has already received confirmation of 14 whooping cough cases through the first quarter of 2012 as co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Oregon Corners Improvement



Dear Editor: I want to thank everyone, particularly our Town and County Highway Departments for the phenomenal job done at Oregon Corners. You can now see the stream clearly from both sides of Oregon Corners, and over the bridge, a ton of debris an… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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