Brewster Man Rappels 42 Stories



William Tierney of Brewster rappels down a 42-story building in New Jersey to raise money for the American Cancer Society. William Tierney never climbed more than 100 feet when working as a tree surgeon years ago. Yet the Brewster man last week rappe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

District Attorney Probes PBA Theft; $160K Missing?



District Attorney Adam Levy and his staff are investigating an allegation that a former Carmel Police officer who served as treasurer of the Carmel PBA stole funds from the not-for-profit’s treasury. The accusation was made last week by Willia… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Man Run Down by Girlfriend



A 27-year old Brewster man suffered life-threatening injuries after being rundown by his lady friend. Police in Ridgefield, Connecticut, reported the arrest Sunday of Zoe Lozado, 45, of Ridgefield in connection with the incident that reportedly occu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Local Poll: Debates to Affect Votes for President



Almost half of respondents in a local poll said the presidential debates could affect their vote in November. The poll, at PutnamCountyBugler.com, found that 47 percent said the debates could affect their vote, while 53 percent said the debates woul… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Firefighting Honor: John Bodor Tapped for Michael Neuner Award



John Bodor (right) is lauded by Putnam Emergency Services Coordinator Ken Clair when presented with the Michael Neuner Award. Joining in the celebration is soon-to-be retiring Legislator Dan Birmingham and members of the Patterson FD. When it comes t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Paramount Center Shuttered, for Now



Paramount Theater in Peekskill In a piece of grim economic and social news, the Paramount Center—the historic performing and visual arts center in the heart of neighboring Peekskill—is now shuttered. “The Board of The Paramount Cen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Save My Ride!

County Bus System at Issue

Efforts to keep county spending in check by eliminating two bus routes without enough riders ran into a buzzsaw Tuesday. Impassioned pleas to save the two Putnam Area Rapid Transit routes were heard from members of the special needs community Tuesd… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam in Day of Prayer



Many of Putnam’s movers and shakers will be up early next Tuesday to attend the county’s Leadership Prayer Breakfast at Putnam National Golf Club in Mahopac. Leaders in the fields of education, politics and the business world have been r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Forum to Discuss Needs of Putnam’s Elderly



The fastest growing segment of Putnam’s population continues to be its senior citizens, now constituting more than 33 percent of the county’s 100,000- plus residents. The Office for the Aging is aware of this fact and, like her predecess… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Celebrating Putnam’s Rising Business Stars – 40 Under 40




  Business communities throughout the Hudson Valley take great pains to celebrate and promote their young professionals, yet in Putnam County this movement has taken longer to catch on. Is it because there’s something wrong with our youth?… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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