A Brewster Icon Moves On



  In the real estate business, I routinely sell properties large and small. But one recent transaction really made me stop and reflect on past, present, and future. For my entire life, Joseph Sciortino has run a catering hall on Route 6 near the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

County Plans Are Top Concern on Butterfield Project



The Cold Spring Village Board met with newly elected Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra Tuesday night to hear about her plans to help bring county services to the Butterfield development. The meeting showed a spirit of unity among the board and Scuccim… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Eldridge Reflects on Time as County Exec



Paul Eldridge reflects on his year as Putnam County Executive during his address last week before the Patterson Rotary. Personnel Director and former County Executive Paul Eldridge described his opportunity to “right the ship” known as Pu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Police to Patrol Carmel Schools



School safety is on the minds of educators throughout the U.S. these days, and members of the Carmel School District met with law enforcement last week to discuss ways of reinforcing what Superintendent James Ryan called “their already heighte… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tiger Attack Victim Pleads Not Guilty



A man with a seeming death wish who miraculously survived an attack by a 400-pound Siberian tiger inside the Bronx Zoo plead not guilty last Friday to trespassing charges. David Villalobos of Mahopac, a 25-year-old Mahopac High School graduate, jum… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Rotary Celebrates Silver Anniversary



Patterson Rotarians celebrated 25 years of service above self last Thursday evening when commemorating the silver anniversary of one of the region’s smallest yet most active Rotary chapters. On Jan. 10, 1988, Richard Henke was installed as Pat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rotarians Kick Off Sandy Small Appliance Drive



Hurricane Sandy did more than ravage homes in its path. While many buildings were destroyed others suffered insurmountable damage including the destruction of appliances that were either washed away or left behind in states of disrepair. Telephones,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

I-84 Traffic Snarled Following Crash



Traffic was backed up for miles Sunday along I-84 in Putnam County following a single car crash in Stormville that left a young woman clinging to life. State Police said the mishap occurred at 4:45 p.m. in the westbound lane when a Honda Prelude ope… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Perspective

The Case for the Cycling Classic

The Putnam Cycling Classic last year. Cold Spring, our beautiful village located on the shores of the majestic Hudson, is so many things to so many people. It is our home, yet on almost any weekend we are flush with tourists. It sits at the top of al… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Adopt NY Gun Laws



To the Editor: I’m a former military police officer who served in the US Army. When I got out of the Army I wanted to continue keeping up my marksmanship with a pistol and applied for a NY State Gun Permit. It took a very long time and a ton o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the […]


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