Perspectives

Wallach’s Dismissal is Dividing a Community – and Penalizing the Players

Rich Thomaselli Why was Putnam Valley High School boys’ basketball coach Ed Wallach fired? You’ll never know. And I don’t mean that cryptically, I mean that literally. You’ll never know. Officially, anyway. Nothing has transpired since last week, wh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Odell Calls on Sheriff to Recuse Himself in Rape Case

Smith says executive is interfering in law enforcement

Alexandru Hossu, 35, outside Southeast Town Court on Tuesday. Photo/Eric Gross In a fast-moving case that has thrown Putnam County politics into turmoil, County Executive MaryEllen Odell on Tuesday called for Sheriff Donald Smith’s office to step asi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Schumer touts Patterson manufacturer during visit; says more training needed

Shortage of skilled workers cited

Senator Schumer addresses a news briefing at Fryer on Monday. Photo/Eric Gross U.S. Senator Charles Schumer began his week Monday with a visit to Fryer Machine Systems in Patterson, where New York’s senior senator announced an initiative ensuring tha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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