Erickson Wins 100th Match



Liam Erickson, above left and below, has won his 100th career match. BREWSTER – If anything, Liam Erickson is realistic and bluntly honest about himself. “When I was in eighth grade, I was a good athlete but I wasn’t a good wrestler… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Brewster Wrestlers Place Second in Yorktown Tourney



YORKTOWN – If there were any lingering doubts that a graduationdepleted Brewster High School wrestling team was still going to be a factor in Section One this season, those doubts were put to rest on Saturday. The Bears has a stellar showing a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Walsh, Boker, Delahanty Shine for Mahopac



SLATE HILL – The Mahopac High School wrestling team had an eventful 48 hours over the weekend, competing in six dual meets — including five on Saturday at the Jim Wilson Tournament hosted by Section Nine’s Minisink Valley. The Indians w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Week Ahead for Brewster, Carmel and Mahopac High School Sports



THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20BOYS’ BASKETBALLKetcham at Carmel, 6 p.m. GYMNASTICSBrewster at Mahopac, at Lakeview Elementary, 4:30 p.m. WRESTLINGCarmel at Arlington, 4:30 p.m. FRID AY, DECEMBER 21GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Brewster at Poughkeepsie, 4:30 … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Wins Thriller Against John Jay-EF



WICCOPEE – Carmel High School boys’ basketball coach George Coates said he was pleased that his Rams are off to a 3-2 start this season. He must be absolutely thrilled with the way they got there. ‘Thrill’ being the operative… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Volley for a Cure Raises Funds for Cancer Research



Members of the BHS Volleyball team pose with a large check in front of the school’s mascot—the Brewster Bear. Volley for a Cure raised $837 for the American Cancer Society. The event held earlier this year on the Brewster High School camp… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster, Mahopac Hockey Split Games



BREWSTER – It was Splitsville for the Mahopac and Brewster High School hockey teams last week, as both the Indians and the Bears split a pair of games on the ice. Mahopac had two terrific, exciting one-goal games. The Indians knocked off leagu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Get Those Chimneys Cleaned



A rash of chimney fires in recent days has prompted Putnam’s Commissioner of Emergency Services Adam Stiebeling to remind local residents to have chimneys and other heating devices properly cleaned. Fire departments on both sides of the county have … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lego Robotics Lab for Kids



At the Patterson Library on Tuesdays, from January 8 through February 12 at 4 p.m., kids in grades 4 through 6 will use LEGO Mindstorm Kits to create robots with help from teen tech volunteers during this hour and a half program. Registration requir… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rumors of Pending School Violence in Putnam Said to Be False

Had spread via text

Law enforcement officials dispelled rumors of pending violence at four Putnam high schools as being malicious and totally false.The rumors were spread on Thursday via text messaging indicating that violence would occur in Brewster, Carmel, Mahopac a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.