Putnam Jail Revenue Climbs in 2012



A shift in Putnam’s jail population resulted in an unexpected increase in revenue for county finances last year. It’s not immediately clear whether this drop results from a genuine decline in crime, or simply from fewer ne’erdowell… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Healthy Community, Healthy Workforce



Key players in last week’s forum at Putnam Hospital Center include: Carolina Rodriguez, Donna McGregor, Vince D’Ambrosio, Benjamin Geyerhahn, Loretta Molinari and Michael Weber. Last Thursday evening, 100 businessmen and businesswomen att… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Bank Employee Overcome by Acrid Smoke



Carmel FD personnel at the Provident Bank Tuesday morning. An employee of the Provident Bank on Route 6 in Carmel was overcome by noxious fumes Tuesday when a battery pack for a computer malfunctioned. The unidentified man was taken by members of the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Off-Track Betting Revenue Falls



A decade ago Off-Track Betting revenue generated at Putnam’s two betting parlors generated more than $1.5 million annually. During the year gone, slightly more than $200,000 was added to county finances, due to a dramatic decline in the popula… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Perspective: Reflections on Lincoln & Freedom



Lewis E. Lehrman President Abraham Lincoln’s hand was shaking. New Year’s Day festivities on January 1, 1863, began at 11 A.M. The hundreds of hands Lincoln shook at the White House left the nation’s chief executive with a tremor he could not afford…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Time to Get Real on Guns?



Dear Editor: It seems increasingly strange of all the fulminating gun-law proponents to declare that gun violence can be decreased by making it ever more difficult for law-abiding citizens to obtain a gun. Do they seriously believe that it’s … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Stronger, Healthier Hudson Valley



Dear Editor: As your state senator, the most important priority I have is to protect the health, safety and welfare of the people of our district and of New York. I want to discuss two steps that I am taking and to ask for your support to help make … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

BEET SUGAR IN NEW YORK.

  Farmers to begin the Cultivation of Beets in This State. RESULTS OF THE EXPERIMENTS. Beets Can Be Raised in Twenty-Four Counties – Development of the Industry in Other Parts of the Country – Views of Professor Anderson, of the State Agricul… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Woman Victim of Domestic Violence



A 22-year-old Carmel woman is recovering from head and facial trauma following a vicious attack allegedly committed by her acquaintance at the woman’s home. The unidentified victim was treated at Putnam Hospital Center for various injuries and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Cops Make Backto Back DWI Arrests



Residents of Carmel and Kent face hearings in Kent Town Court next week following their arrests for DWI. Kent Police made both collars, first charging Eric Hansen, 43, of Carmel after finding him asleep in his vehicle that was parked outside the for… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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