Toys Needed in Putnam for Families in Need



With Christmas less than two weeks away and Chanukah’s arrival last weekend, holiday gifts are still needed by the Putnam Community Action Program. CAP Director Judy Callahan credited the weak economy and high unemployment rate for the need th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

10 Years for Putnam Independent Living



Joe Bravo confers with Jessica Baumann during a conference call last week relating to an educational advocacy issue. The numbers continue to rise and latest statistics indicate nearly 20 percent of Putnam’s population is in need of special services. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lights—Cameras—Action for Grad



  The hamlet of Carmel resembled a movie set last weekend when Carmel High School graduate Sebastian Savino returned home with a crew of 27 to film a motion picture in conjunction with his college studies. Sebastian is a junior at New York Unive… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

42 Students Pass Youth Court Bar Exam



Forty-two young people from throughout the region have completed a rigorous 10-week training period by passing the Putnam Youth Court’s 25th anniversary Bar Exam. Last Wednesday evening the students passed a written test before presenting a mock tri… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Kids Help Kids’ at Mahopac Middle School



One hundred forty children residing in the Rockaways whose families were devastated by the ravages of Hurricane Sandy are smiling this week after receiving new backpacks filled with games, socks, hats and school supplies thanks to students at the Ma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

GERALD F. BLASL



Gerald F. Blasl, of Carmel, passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel. He was 83. Mr. Blasl was born March 24, 1929, in Manhattan, to George and Anna (Czermak) Blasl. He married Eileen Ingham on April 23, 1955 in the Bronx. Mrs. Blasl died May 12, 1998. Mr. Blasl was a facilities manager for […]

RUTH G. ODDEY



Ruth G. Oddey, a lifelong resident of Brewster, passed away on December 8, 2012. Ruth had just celebrated her 99th birthday. Ruth was born Sept 24, 1913, in Brewster, graduated from Brewster High School, attended business school and was employed as an administrative secretary for many years at Wassaic State School. Ruth was the daughter of Terrence and Mary Ann […]

30 Years for Carmel Class of ‘82



Jenine Wilbur Sarbak, Karen Kells Corby and Tina Farrell Buchanan recall their days at CHS. In 1982, a gallon of gasoline cost 91 cents. It cost 20 cents to mail a first class letter. President Ronald Reagan was in the White House and Disney’s … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Worship Services



Send information regarding worship services to courier@pcnr.com. Please put “WORSHIP” in the subject line. CHABAD JEWISH CENTER OF PUTNAM COUNTY 5 Fair Street Carmel NY 10512 845 225 4770 www.PutnamChabad.org Shabbat svcs Saturday at 10a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sherman Christmas Program Sunday



The annual Christmas program of Christmas hymns and a carol singalong will take place Sunday, Dec. 16, at 4 p.m. at the Sherman Church, 6 Church Road, Sherman, Ct. Sunday school students will sing a song they have learned with the adult choir during… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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