Courier Archives

97 Years Ago August 6, 1915

CARMEL HOME DAY CELEBRATION Village Improvement Society to Have Charge of Big Carnival Here on Labor Day. Two Ball Games, Athletic Events, Civic and Automobile Parades, Band Concerts, Big Street Carnival, Dancing and Motion Pictures. Festivities W… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Putnam Lake Family Displaced by Basement Fire



An accidental flick of a switch on an electric stove resulted in a fire last week that displaced a Putnam Lake family until repairs on their home can be made. The Putnam 9-1-1 Dispatch Center received a call of a house fire at the Salamone residence… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Morningthorp Bridge to Gain New Life



The Morningthorp Bridge in Southeast is an eyesore that can become something very special in the future. The Morningthorp Bridge—a wooden span connecting Route 22 to Railroad Avenue in Southeast has been closed since 2008 due to structural flaw… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patric k J. Brangan Sr.



Patrick J. Brangan Sr., age 77 of Middleboro, Mass., died Friday July 13, 2012. He was the husband of Kay A. (Cannon) Brangan, to whom he was married for 45 years. He was born in the Bronx, son of the late Edward V. and Christina (Fitzgerald) Brangan, and graduated from Cardinal Hayes High School. He also attended City College of […]

John E. Mongson



John E. Mongson of Carmel died suddenly on July 26, 2012, in Carmel at the age of 77. Mr. Mongson was born July 24, 1935, in Mt. Kisco, son of the late David and Mary (Mead) Mongson. He lived in Bedford Hills and Brewster for many years before moving to Carmel ten years ago. He had served in the Army […]

Edwin P. Wintle



Edwin P. Wintle of Brewster died Saturday July 28, 2012, at the age of 79. Mr. Wintle was born March 28, 1933, in the Bronx, son of the late Edwin and Celia (Collins) Wintle. He graduated from Cardinal Hayes H.S. in the Bronx, and married Virginia Duffy, also of the Bronx, on April 7, 1956. They moved to Brewster forty […]

Dr. Geraldine Ann Zamoyski



Geraldine Ann Zamoyski, MD, FAAFP died on July 29, 2012. Born on January 12, 1927, at home on Valentine Avenue, in the Bronx, she was the third daughter of unschooled immigrants Michael and Anna Zamoyski. After high school she went to medical technician school and then worked for a general practitioner in the Bronx for seven years, during which time […]

Norman Fisher



Norman Fisher of Brewster passed away on Saturday July 28th, 2012. He was 69. Norm graduated from Brewster High School in 1961. He served in the Army National Guard from 1964 through 1970. An avid racing enthusiast he competed in the SCCA and IMSA from ‘69 through ‘77 and was the 1974 NY Region A Sedan Champion. Norm, along with […]