Colonial Reading Effort at Libraries



Putnam Valley Library officials are joined by representatives of the Daughters of the American Revolution for the formal presentation. Bookcases created by the membership of the Enoch Crosby Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution are gra… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Carmel Blows Past Tax Cap

Budgets in Kent, Patterson and Southeast meet tax cap

Residents in the greater Carmel- Mahopac area will be receiving tax bills on January 1 reflecting a 7.9 percent tax increase following the Carmel Town Board’s adoption of a 2013 fiscal spending plan. By a 4-1 vote last week, the board approved… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Holiday on the Lake This Saturday



  A small army of Santa’s helpers arrived early on the shores of Lake Gleneida Saturday and within 90 minutes, seventy-five holiday trees were decorated with lights, bows and ribbon in conjunction with the Hamlet of Carmel’s annual H… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Leibell Out of Prison, Now in Halfway House



Vincent Leibell Vincent Leibell, Putnam County’s one-time political boss and then a disgraced felon, has been released into a halfway house as his 21-month sentence for public corruption winds down. “Leibell is currently in a Residential … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Gipson Widens Lead Over Saland



Absentee ballots were counted on Thanksgiving eve at the Putnam County Board of Elections in Carmel, and Democrat Terry Gipson increased his lead over incumbent State Senator Stephen Saland in the hotly contested 41st District race. Elections Commis… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Man Threatens Youth with Box Cutter, Who Fights Back with Baseball Bat



A Mahopac man is nursing a head wound this week while facing a variety of felony charges following his alleged attempted assault of a 16-year old youth with a box cutter razor knife. Carmel Police were summoned to the youth’s residence on Buck… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Garbage Pick-ups Coming to Carmel-Mahopac



Residents of Putnam’s largest township will be receiving municipal trash pickups beginning on January 1. The Carmel Town Board last week awarded contracts to AAA Carting of Cortlandt Manor and to R&S Carting of Harrison to provide the serv… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac-Carmel Chamber Recognized



Jennifer Maher and Faith Butcher accept an award from Carmel Councilman Jonathan Schneider at last week’s Carmel Town Board meeting. Maher’s nine year old daughter Julia enjoys the moment as well. The Greater Mahopac-Carmel Chamber of Com… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

It Is Everyone’s Job To Get The Word Out About All Of Putnam’s Attractions



From The Chamber This holiday season there are plenty of activities, displays and events to visit throughout our County, but unless you do some detective work it might be hard to find them! Other than in Cold Spring, which is used to putting out info… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

News from Mahopac

Rockin’ One Way Raises Funds for Hurricane Sandy Victims

Members of the Rockin’ One Way raised $500 for Hurricane Sandy relief. Five young people from Mahopac put on quite a performance and the result was an infusion of needed funds for victims of Hurricane Sandy. Rockin’ One Way performed at a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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