Children’s Author Visits Middle School



Author Robert Lipsyte autographs copies of his works for children at the Wells Middle School in Brewster last week. Author Robert Lipsyte brought an important message to 8th graders at the Henry Wells Middle School last week: “Before you can be… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

‘Grin N Bear It’ 5K Run/Walk Benefits High School Teen Driving Program



Brewster High School’s 2nd annual “Grin N Bear It” 5K Walk/Run takes place Sunday along the school’s Southeast campus. The event raises money to provide educational initiatives in an attempt to slow the alarming statistics re… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Wounded Warrior Project Alive in Putnam



Blaise Flamio was seriously injured while serving with the military overseas. Heroes come in all shapes and sizes but there is not a single quality that defines heroism. Antoinette DeBellis of Mahopac knows this well, since a close family friend, Arm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

60th Reunion for BHS Class of ‘52



Members of the BHS Class of 1952 celebrate their 60th high school reunion. Forty-five young men and women graduated in the Brewster High School Class of 1952. While several classmates have passed on over the years and others relocated to other commun… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hit for Hope Takes Place Saturday



Students at Brewster High School have called on the public to “Hit for Hope” to support the fight against pancreatic cancer. On Saturday the BHS tennis team will be conducting a fundraiser at the high school tennis courts on Foggintown R… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Am l Better Off? Absolutely Not



Dear Editor: Barack Obama has asked me that question concerning my situation now vs. four years ago. The answer is “NO WAY!” My income is down 20 percent, my property value down 25 percent, my taxes are up 12 percent, my share of the Nat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

School Board President on Carmel Bond



Dear Editor: On behalf of the Board of Education, I would like to clarify information and answer questions we have heard regarding the upcoming Capital Project Bond Referendum vote that will take place on October 12, 2012. Some have asked why take … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Supporting Gross for Legislature



Dear Editor: My family and I are supporting Roger Gross’s election campaign for District 6 Putnam County Legislator. We have known Roger since his days as a teacher in which all three of my children were in his classes. He has had a positive … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Women’s Advocate Needed for Congress



Dear Editor: Women are a majority of the population. So it’s sad that there are less than 1 in 5 Congressional districts being represented by women. But it is even sadder when those female “representatives” are not true champions f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Arts on the Lake is a Success Story



Dear Editor: There’s an old Irish custom of writing songs to celebrate one’s hometown, and the ordinary people in it. A woman might be celebrated for her beauty, a young man for his football prowess, a patriot for his sacrifice, a local … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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