Brewster Schools Partner With Local Market, Library



World of Work students Michael Chastant and Stephen Booth arrange produce at Kobacker’s Market last week while store manager Kay Duddie and teacher Charlotte Olson offer suggestions. Young adults with special needs are receiving job training this sum… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Police Make DWI Arrests Across Region



Residents of Carmel, Brewster, Patterson and New Fairfield, Ct. face hearings next month following their arrests last weekend for DWI by members of the Putnam Sheriff’s Department. Each of the arrests took place in the early morning hours and three … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Back-to-School Time at Putnam CAP



Putnam Community Action Program’s (CAP) “Back to School Supply Project” which over the years has proven to be an enormous resource to families in need gets underway next week. CAP Executive Director Judy Callahan explained that &ld… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Man Accused of Stealing $25,000 Worth of Jewelry from Friend



With friends like this who needs enemies! A Patterson family is thinking about the old adage this week following the arrest of an acquaintance from Long Island who, while visiting earlier this month, allegedly stole $25,000 worth of jewelry from the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Paul Morini Follows in Family Footsteps



Paul Morini of Southeast hopes to succeed Dan Birmingham on the Putnam Legislature next year. Paul Morini has made it official. The 46-year-old Southeast resident will be seeking Putnam Legislature District Seat 7 being vacated by Dan Birmingham, who… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Supports Senior Housing



Dear Editor: I am a current resident at the senior housing complex located at 50 Main Street in the Village of Brewster which was constructed by The Putnam Community Foundation. This is the first time that I have lived in such a complex (since 2009)… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

The Persistent Telemarketing Call



Dear Editor: Over the years, I have spoken with my constituents and found that telemarketing calls are a constant annoyance. I still have yet to hear of anyone who likes them. Sometimes it is amazing the amount of these robo-calls I receive when I a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Hayworth Responded on Irene



Dear Editor: I was quite surprised when I recently heard comments regarding Congresswoman Nan Hayworth’s alleged “poor response” (the words I heard, not my words) to last year’s Hurricane Irene. I presume this may be a topic … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Countywide Recycling May be on Horizon



Putnam Commissioner of Health Dr. Allen Beals believes the time has come for Putnam County to implement a countywide recycling program. Speaking before the Legislature’s Health, Social, Educational and Environmental Committee last week, Beals … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Experienced Writer Joins Courier Sports



Rich Thomaselli, an experienced sportswriter, has taken over sports news for the Putnam County Courier. Thomaselli, a Fordham graduate, has written for the Poughkeepsie Journal, Florida Today, Advertising Age and The Sporting News, among other publ… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.