Motorist attacked by irate pedestrian



A Mahopac Falls man is facing charges of reckless endangerment and harassment for allegedly throwing a wiffle ball at a speeding car in front of his residence in an attempt to slow the vehicle as it sped through his neighborhood.Carmel Police report… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Dutchess County man injured in wild ride in Patterson



Emergency responders assist a Pawling man injured Friday when his SUV drove off Route 311 and wound up in a stream. PHOTOS BY JOHN BODOR A Dutchess County man who police say fell asleep at the wheel went for a wild ride Friday morning before winding … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Veto of Indian Point Resolution Angers Committee Head

Odell says more stakeholder input needed

County Executive Mary Ellen Odell has vetoed a request approved by the Putnam Legislature that called on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to expand the emergency evacuation zone around Indian Point from 10 miles to 50 miles. She said more input is … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ball Comments on Boston Bombings

Email us if know someone who ran in the race

Here’s a statement from State Sen. Greg Ball, chairman of the Senate Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee, on the bombings in Boston: “My thoughts and prayers go out to the citizens of Boston and the families of those invo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Hails ‘Revolutionary’ Agreement for Schools

Teachers, administrators & district reach agreement on huge savings

Brewster Superintendent of Schools Jane sandbank called it “revolutionary as well as evolutionary” when announcing a memorandum of agreement between the Brewster Teachers Association and Brewster Administrators Association that will save district re… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam men escape injury in Boston Marathon blast

Crossed finish line minutes before

Two residents of Putnam County crossed the finish line Monday in the Boston Marathon minutes before two violent explosions turned the Patriot’s Day classic into chaos resulting in death and widespread carnage.Luke Maher, 22, of Patterson, crossed th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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