‘Doc’ Lee Memorial Day Fishing Derby



A traditional highlight of Memorial Day in Patterson was observed Monday when the “Doc” Lee Fishing Derby was held sponsored by the Patterson Sportsmen’s Club and the Patterson Fire Department. Lee was a past assistant chief and one… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Mahopac Falls FD Recognizes 1,346 Years of Service



The Mahopac Falls FD Old Timers pause for a class photo. Old timers received kudos and applause at Mahopac Falls FD headquarters when the department hosted its 27th annual Old Timers Breakfast. The department this year is celebrating 75 years of serv… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster’s Kate Banfield Wins Pegasus Horse Show Award



Atop therapy horse Khol, Kate Banfield of Brewster shows off her awardwinning half-seat position at the trot. Amid a cheering crowd of family, friends and proud instructors, student Kate Banfield of Brewster earned her class’s Best Half Seat aw… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

600 Pair of Stinky Sneakers Get New Life in Mahopac



Lakeview Elementary School students prepare to send 611 pair of sneakers to Nike for recycling. Joining the youngsters are Principal Jennifer Pontillo and teachers Greg Fitts and Donn Tobin. Six hundred pair of well-worn sneakers are getting new life… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Daring escape from Sheriff’s Office in Carmel

Two manhunts in one day for Putnam authorities

 A break-in, a manhunt, a capture, an interrogation, an escape, and a second manhunt — Friday was a day to remember for law enforcement personnel in Putnam County. Following a four-hour long manhunt that resulted in the arrests of two men want… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Woman slips in gap between train, platform

Injured, but lucky to be alive

A Mahopac woman is lucky to be alive after slipping through a space between a railroad platform and a moving train at the Southeast Metro North station. The bizarre incident occurred Friday evening before dozens of horrified commuters. Railroad spok… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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