Troopers Save Putnam Man from Bridge Jump



Three state troopers are being credited with saving the life of a Putnam County man who attempted to jump from the Tappan Zee Bridge early Tuesday. The man, identified only as a 33-yearold resident of Putnam Valley, attempted his dive into the chill… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Legislature Lauds Revitalization Group



Frank DelCampo (right) explains the path followed by his group 20 years ago while CMRR members Charles Melchner of Mahopac (left) and Wayne Ryder of Carmel listen. Members of the Carmel-Mahopac Revitalization-Restoration group, a nonprofit organizati… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rotarians Donate Dictionaries to School Children



Children attending the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster, the Green Chimneys School in Putnam Lake and the Pequenakonck Elementary School in North Salem have a new learning tool this week thanks to members of the Brewster Rotary. The Rotary… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Car Backs into Home, Bursts into Flames



Fire and police investigators attempt to determine the reason why an SUV crashed into a house in Mahopac Friday night and burst into flames. A Mahopac couple had the fright of their lives Friday night when an SUV rolled down an incline and backed int… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Bicyclist Found Dead on Putnam Bike Trail



A Bronx man was found dead on the Putnam Bike Trail in Carmel late Saturday afternoon, and foul play was initially suspected. An investigation prompted by medical staff at Putnam Hospital Center, who first thought the victim had been shot, determine… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CAP Benefits from JFK Family’s Generosity



Dozens of families will be enjoying a traditional Thanksgiving dinner Thursday thanks to the generosity of students and staff at the John F. Kennedy Elementary School in Brewster. The school celebrated the holiday in the truest fashion—giving … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Library Provides Warm Haven for Powerless Putnamites



The Kent Library proved to be a warm haven for dozens of Putnam residents affected by the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy when power was interrupted for thousands. On one occasion, retired teacher and author Dorothy Killackey of Brewster read excerpts … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Drew Church in Carmel is Disaster Relief Collection Site



Putnam residents who want to assist the victims of Hurricane Sandy have a place to drop off needed items thanks to the Drew United Methodist Church in Carmel. The church membership decided to assist with the effort because, as Pastor Tom Theilmann e… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tempers Flare Over Generator Usage



Tempers reached the boiling point following the ravages of Hurricane Sandy when a Mahopac man allegedly entered an apartment without the tenant’s permission, demanding strict use of a portable generator. Carmel Police reported the arrest last … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Generator Theft Leads to Mahopac Man’s Arrest



Felony charges have been lodged against a Mahopac man for his alleged theft of a generator in the days following Hurricane Sandy that knocked out cable television, internet and phone service to hundreds of Comcast customers in the Mahopac area. Carm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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