Tourism Money Approved



Putnam County will be spending $477,000 during the 2012-2013 fiscal year to stimulate tourism promotion through the I Love New York matching funds program. In order to receive the county’s maximum entitlement of matching state funds, the county legi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Chimney Sweeps Arrested



Several days after homeowners were warned about unregistered chimney sweeps operating throughout Putnam County, the Sheriff’s Office Monday reported the arrests of two men on charges of conducting unregistered chimney repair work. The men char… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Teens Demand Change in Tobacco Marketing



A group of Putnam teens attend last week’s Reality Check conference in upstate New York. Young people pictured include Caroline Aull, Susan Adeyeye, Mackenzie Luby, Alonzono McLemore, Sophie Lester and Jasmin Mentzer. A dozen Putnam County teen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Middle School to Be Two-in-One



Carmel’s George Fischer Middle School on Fair Street will become two schools in one for the school year that gets underway after Labor Day. When school bells ring in the new 2012-2013 term next month, the George Fischer Middle School in Carmel … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kitchen Fires in Carmel and Patterson



Two kitchen fires in Carmel and Patterson less than 12 hours apart sent emergency responders into action last week. The first blaze broke out in a condominium at 813 Vista on the Lake in Carmel when at 7:45 p.m. Thursday neighbors contacted the Putn… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Students Excel in Advanced Placement Classes



Summer has reached the half-way mark and school bells will be ringing in the new term across Putnam County in less than a month. Brewster school officials received some good news last week from the New York State Education Department indicating 57 s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Two Women Injured in Brewster Crash



Two women were injured Tuesday, one seriously, in a two-vehicle crash on Route 22 in Brewster. State Police identified the victims as Linda Snyder, 63, of Brewster and Carolina Pacheco, 24, also of Brewster. Trooper Michael Gaglione, who investigate… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sea Chic Opens its Doors in Mahopac



Right: Corey McLaughlin watches as his cook Keller Gonzales cuts fresh vegetables for one of the unusual dishes served daily at Sea Chic in Mahopac. Interested in dining out and feeling as though you are on vacation? The opening of Sea Chic in downto… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

BOCES Summer Camp Offers Something for Everyone



Samantha Madalon of Mahopac and her classmates, Eliza Rudolph and Sophie Peterfreund, create breakfast pizza in the BOCES camp last week. Photo by Ellen Lane Three hundred twenty nine young people from throughout Putnam and northern Westchester spent… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Severe Storms Pelt Putnam Again



It’s become a weekly occurrence across the region this summer. Another round of strong storms pelted Putnam on Sunday evening consisting of cloud-to-ground lightning, strong winds and torrential downpours that kept emergency responders on the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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