Former D.A. to Challenge DiCarlo



Kevin Wright is seeking the GOP endorsement for the Putnam Legislature seat now held by Anthony DiCarlo. Former Putnam District Attorney Kevin Wright, who served on the Putnam Legislature 30 years ago, is seeking the GOP nomination to win his former … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

$20,000 Worth of Food Collected by Rotarians



A shopper purchases a $10 bag of food and turns it over to members of the Carmel Rotary Sunday including Anthony Maccarini, George Knoechel and Mike McDonough. The generosity of shoppers at the Shop-Rite Plaza in Carmel was evident last weekend when … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Doherty to Seek Reelection as Kent Supervisor



Kathy Doherty is seeking reelection to her fourth term in office. For years, the Town of Kent was jokingly referred to as the “Town of Can’t” for its unwillingness to attract commerce and industry while at the same time conducting municipal business … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Immigration Rally Undeterred by Storm



Norma Pereira-Mora listen carrying lighted candles. A strong thunder storm accompanied by torrential rains failed to dampen the spirits of dozens of participants last Wednesday evening who gathered on the steps of the historic Putnam Courthouse to jo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Youth Forum Takes Place Monday



Putnam’s 19th annual Youth Forum takes place Monday at the Clearpool Education Center in Kent Cliffs. One hundred fifty young men and women from Brewster, Carmel, Mahopac, Haldane and Putnam Valley High Schools will be participating in the daylong a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

BOCES Students to Receive Scholarship Awards



Fifteen high school students enrolled in programs at the Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES will be receiving special recognition later this month when the Putnam County Retired Teachers Association honors them with scholarship awards. Students were … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

County View On Gun Control



Dear Editor: I was dismayed at the remarks that your report attributed to County Legislature Chair Othmer in the April 11 edition. In my view, his remarks were both insensitive and insular. In the face of the tragedy in Newtown and a deathbygun rate… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lake Carmel is Litter Free



Dear Editor: I am writing this letter to tell you that the litter pickup crew of Putnam County is doing a spectacular job. The property of Lake Carmel is litterfree, which makes homeowners very happy. Also, people coming to our area to buy a house c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Breanne McCarthy Honored, Accepted to Fashion Institute



Breanne McCarthy works on a special design at the Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES campus in Yorktown. Mahopac High School senior Breanne McCarthy’s future looks bright. The young woman, who is currently enrolled as a Fashion Design and Mercha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Foreclosure Actions Continue to Increase in Tough Economy



Putnam’s alarming rate of foreclosure actions continues to rise. First Deputy County Clerk Michael Bartolotti reported last Friday 121 foreclosures had been initiated for the first quarter of 2013—a 100 percent increase from the 60 forec… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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