Rotarian Celebrates 50th Anniversary



Al Lotrecchiano is recognized on the occasion of his 50th anniversary in Rotary International last week in Carmel. Al Lotrecchiano remembers the exact moment when he joined Rotary International 50 years ago. “It was in 1963 when my brother Tom,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Putnam Businessman Struck by Car, Killed



A Putnam County businessman died Saturday hours after being struck by a car while walking on Route 22 in Purdys. State Police identified the victim as William Geller, 47, of North Salem. Investigator James Stirpe told the Courier that Geller was wal… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cops Prepare for the Worst with Realistic Drill



Carmel Police Officer Joseph Lopiccolo, who plays the role as a shooter, lays on the floor in a hallway at the school, mortally wounded with his gun nearby while other officers surround him and wait for backup. Heavily armed officers wearing bullet p… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Reflecting on a Great Year for Putnam’s Countywide Chamber



From The Chamber The Putnam County Chambers of Commerce has been a very busy organization since its 2010 inception. From its modest roots as the vision of several community leaders to its current role as the main advocate for some 900-plus area busin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

School Safety Sought, as More Security Reviewed

Sheriff: Highly trained officers protect our kids

District Attorney Adam Levy testifies that “dozens of highly qualified retired police officers” are available for SPO responsibility. Calling children “our most important resource” Putnam County lawmakers welcomed school officials from th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Private Bus Lines Serving Both Sides of County, Task Force Finds



Putnam County’s Transportation Task Force, which has begun the process of redesigning public transportation for county residents as well as for out-oftowners, learned last week that five regional bus lines already provide services on both sides of t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Developer: Organized Group Killed Butterfield Project in Western Putnam



The single most important issue facing the Village of Cold Spring right now, both supporters and opponents agree, is the Butterfield development. But with the project as first proposed in tatters, developer Paul Guillaro bluntly says he now believes… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Missing Hiker Found at State Park



Emergency responders using off-road vehicles known as Gators, climb a steep slope into Wonder Lake Park Saturday in search of a missing hiker. There were some anxious moments for a Carmel woman and dozens of emergency responders Saturday when a 9-1-1… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

9-1-1 Center to be Dedicated in Honor of Bob McMahon



Putnam County’s 9-1-1 Dispatch Center will be sporting a new name on Monday—the Robert McMahon Communications Center. McMahon, a resident of Lake Carmel, retired last year, after serving residents of Putnam County since 1990 in the EMS f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Business Leader Bud Kellogg Dies



Bud Kellogg has died at the age of 91. DeLong Bud Kellogg who helped change the face of business in Putnam County for more than 40 years died last week at his Florida residence. Kellogg was 91 years old. Kellogg was a 60 year resident of Mahopac who … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]


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