Time Capsule Opened in Carmel

A Copy of Courier is First Item

Eric Gross The first item retrieved from the capsule is this 1962 edition of the PUTNAM COUNTY COURIER. A gala fireworks display culminates Saturday’s special evening. Artifacts and materials connecting the past to the present were unveiled Tue… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Maguire Gets Out of Jail on Friday



Raymond Maguire Jr., the former top aide to now disgraced state senator Vincent Leibell, gets out of jail Friday. Maguire had been serving a fourmonth sentence in the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn. He is set to be released Friday, said C… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Leibell’s Name Stays on Veterans’ Home



In a striking turn of events, former state senator Vincent Leibell, who will have been incarcerated for one year next month in federal prison after pleading guilty to corruption charges, was remembered Monday as a “man who did good things&rdqu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hayworth Challengers Square Off



  Democratic challengers to Rep. Nan Hayworth, the incumbent lawmaker in the 19th District, drew such a crowd to the Philipstown North Highlands Firehouse community room that it might have been in danger of a visit from, well, the fire departmen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cigarette Caused Fatal Carmel Fire



Eric Gross Police and fire officials address a news conference Thursday at Carmel Town Hall. The captain of the Putnam Fire Investigation Team, Dan Tompkins of Garrison, called it a “perfect storm.” Tompkins’ comments came last Thur… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

ACTION! Bringing Industry Clusters to Putnam

Chamber column

From The Chamber As I’ve mentioned several times in this column, an industry task force is meeting and beginning to share its thoughts with us on possibilities for future industry development in Putnam County, aimed at providing good jobs, lowe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Public Asked to Help Identify Robbery Suspect

The Brewster Standard

This man is wanted in connection with last month’s robbery of a Brewster delicatessen. Sheriff’s Department investigators are continuing to probe last month’s armed robbery of a Brewster delicatessen and are asking the public for he… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Elderly New Jersey man killed in Southeast

Had parked along shoulder of 84

State Police are trying to determine why an elderly New Jersey man parked his vehicle along the shoulder of I-84 in Southeast last week and decided to stand in a grassy knoll off the interstate near Exit 21. Troopers said those actions cost him his … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

‘Creativity Takes Courage’ in Brewster

Art Exhibit for Special Needs Kids

“Creativity takes courage” was the theme of Brewster High School’s 1st annual Art Exhibit involving special needs children. Teacher Sarah Cohen decided to expose her students to famous artists and their works: “I wanted the t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pasta Dinner Benefits Putnam Services



A pasta dinner organized by teachers at the Henry Wells Middle School in Brewster has reaped great benefits for Putnam Family and Community Services—a non-for-profit organization providing mental health and chemical dependency services for peo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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