McConville Running for Sheriff



Kevin McConville is joined by his wife, Janice, on the steps of the historic Putnam Courthouse in Carmel last Thursday when announcing his run for sheriff. Kevin McConville, former chief of the 768-member MTA Police Department, likes the dreams of th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

DA Says Trainer, Now Suspect, Was Guest, But Did Not ‘Live’ in Home



Adam Levy District Attorney Adam Levy, responding to questions about his dealings with rape suspect Alexandru Hossu, said Wednesday in an exclusive Courier interview that every indication he had was that Hossu was in the country legally and possessed… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Assistant Principal Cleared of Wrongdoing



Mahopac High School assistant principal Troy Bilyeu has returned to his post as principal of the Green House at Putnam’s largest secondary school. The 43-year-old veteran educator was reassigned four months ago to an off campus position at his home … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Man Lives After Truck Runs Over Head



A Brewster man is lucky to be alive after a pick-up truck he was working beneath ran over his head early Monday. Brewster Fire Chief William Rieg said he had never seen anything like it. The injured man was still talking to rescuers, but “tire… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Pudding Street Realignment Gets Boost



The dangerous Pudding Street intersection with the Taconic State Parkway. Money has been secured to study an overpass. The intersection of Pudding Street along the Taconic State Parkway at the Kent-Putnam Valley town line is one of Putnam’s mos… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Unrest and Anger Over Planned Kent Cell Tower



A group of homeowners in western Kent is up in arms over the town’s plan to construct a 150-foot-tall cell tower off Route 301. Plans call for the tower to be erected on town property currently housing the Kent Highway Garage near the intersec… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Comcast Leaving Carmel



Putnam’s Comcast customers no longer have a local office to visit in order to pay a bill, exchange defective equipment or talk to a company representative. Last week the company’s office on Old Route 6 in Carmel closed and a new center opened in its… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Road Rage Leads to Felony Assault



An alleged case of road rage has led to the arrest of a Putnam Valley man on felony charges of assault. The Sheriff’s Department reported the arrest last week of Carl Anderson, 51 of Hollowbrook Road in connection with the reported incident. S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Woman Charged with Cashing Forged Check



A 21-year old Patterson woman is facing up to seven years in state prison if found guilty of grand larceny and criminal possession of a forged instrument for allegedly cashing a forged check and obtaining $1,000 in cash. State Police announced the a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Community Development Plus Strong Leadership Equals Economic Development



From The Chamber Putnam County has two strong new leaders in important economic development positions, which should help our business community grow, complimented by grass roots efforts by our local and countywide chambers of commerce. Meghan Taylor,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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