Carmel Man Charged with Aggravated DWI



A Carmel man allegedly so drunk that he passed a stopped police cruiser waiting at a traffic signal and reportedly drove through a red light is facing charges of aggravated DWI. The incident took place last week at 12:25 a.m. at the intersection of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Lake Carmel Man Charged with Identity Theft



A Lake Carmel man is facing a four year state prison term for allegedly stealing the identity of an 84-year-old neighbor by opening a credit card account in the man’s name and unlawfully using the card at various businesses throughout Putnam C… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Speeding Motorcyclist Busted



A speeding motorcyclist was nabbed by police but not before he allegedly placed himself and numerous other motorists in extreme danger. Carmel Police arrested Wayne LaTourette, 39, last Thursday after Officer Thomas Johanson who heads up the departm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Charges Filed in Chimney Case



A Long Island man was arrested last Friday for his alleged involvement in conducting a chimney sweep business in Putnam County without obtaining necessary permits and registration. In July after homeowners were warned about unregistered chimney swee… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Dare Results in an Arrest



A 50-year-old Carmel man apparently became tired of his niece and her boyfriend living in the same apartment with him on Seminary Hill Road in Carmel. Police said when Pietro Griolo, 50, and the young woman became embroiled in verbal fisticuffs last… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trio Charged with Possession of Graffiti Instruments in Mahopac



Three young people are in trouble with the law for being in the possession of graffiti-making instruments. The trio, 19-year old Lauren Planamenta of Ossining and two 18-year-old boys from Lake Peekskill, were apprehended by Carmel Police last week … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Assault Charges in Carmel at Boat House



A 20-year old Jefferson Valley man is facing an assault charge when appearing in Carmel Town Court next month for allegedly pummeling a Mahopac man at a boat house on Lake Mahopac last week. Carmel Police arrested Michael Curanovic, 20, in connecti… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Crash; Putnam Valley Man Nabbed



A Putnam Valley man who allegedly attempted to flee the scene of a property damage crash in Mahopac was charged with drunken driving last week when observed by a Good Samaritan who called police. Carmel Police also charged Robert Moe Jr., 20, with l… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Health Quest Announces Cuts & Initiatives in Tough Economy

No Jobs to be Lost at Putnam Hospital Center

Health Quest, parent of the Putnam Hospital Center, this week announced a number of cost-saving and revenue enhancement initiatives designed to ensure the system will be able to continue to provide the highest quality of care and service to its pati… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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89 Years Ago S ept. 21, 1923

Made Track Laying Record Perfectly Ballasted Road Built In Eighty-Seven Days for the Late President Harding. At Cedar City, Utah, on July 9, 1922, President Carl H. Gray of the Union Pacific Railroad company, with a broad vision and sturdy courage,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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