Brewster Girls Run Past Greeley in Quarterfinal Bears were hoping to reach final for first time



  BREWSTER—Liz Lleshaj had six goals and an assist, and Kristen Ohberg added a hat trick and two assists to lead the Brewster High girls lacrosse team to a 15-11 victory over Greeley in the first round of the playoffs Saturday at Brewster…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Special Olympians Excel in Brewster



A team from Brewster High School is all pumped up for the challenge. Photos by Eric Gross. Cheers, hugs and pats on the back were commonplace last Saturday when the Hudson Valley regional Special Olympics games stepped off on the Brewster High School… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Silver Starlites Shine Again



L-R: Lisa Conrad, Gabrielle Santalis, Ashley Sheil and Annalisa Rubino The Silver Startlites have hosted the New York State Championships for over 20 years. Coach and director Allison Stuart has been contest director for the last 6 State Championship… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ailes to Mount Saint Mary Grads: Embrace Change

Putnam Grads Listed

Elizabeth Ailes at Mount Saint Mary College’s Commencement. Photo Provided Launching into the future after four years of diligent study, members of the Mount Saint Mary College Class of 2012 gave themselves a hug at the conclusion of ceremonies…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Staphylococcus food poisoning cause of Mother’s Day nightmare

150 sickened at celebratory lunch

Lab results released Thursday by the Putnam Health Department revealed that staphylococcus food poisoning was the cause of the Mother’s Day nightmare at the Chuang Yen Monastery in Kent Cliffs. One hundred fifty of the 700 men, women and children on… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Conklin Ousted

Legislature Chairwoman declines to run

Ginny Nacerino / File photo Putnam Legislator Mary Conklin’s six-year tenure will end on December 31. The Patterson Republican Town Committee endorsed Councilwoman Ginny Nacerino for the District No.4 seat Thursday after Conklin decided against seeki… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Accused in fatal DWI crash to be given 6-day leave

Unusual release prompted by child's birth

A Stormville man accused of killing a Bronx woman on Route 22 in a tragic Southeast crash nearly 18 months ago will be permitted to leave the Putnam Correctional Facility for six days after his second child is born. Putnam County Judge James Rooney … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Large crowds for Memorial Day observances

Increasing interest hailed

A large gathering salutes Old Glory Sunday morning in Lake Carmel. Photos by Eric Gross  Putnam County’s Director of Veterans Affairs Karl Rohde looked around at the large audiences gathered at Memorial Day observances in Lake Carmel and Carmel … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fire said to be ‘not suspicious’ in origin

Investigation continues into cause, however

 Police and fire officials are continuing their investigation into the May 1 blaze in Carmel that killed four members of the Sullivan family. While Police Chief Michael Johnson reported Tuesday that the "investigation was on-going," h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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