Putnam Youth Talk Issues



Putnam Valley High School students participate in the Youth Forum Monday in Kent. Putnam’s 19th annual Youth Forum brought young men and women together from both sides of the county Monday for a day long series of seminars that allowed teens to discu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Kent Cell Tower Approved by 3-2 Vote



Despite objections from a group of homeowners in western Kent over the town’s plan to construct a 150-foot-tall cell tower off Route 301, the Kent Town Board has approved the project by a split vote. Plans call for the tower to be erected on t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Walk-a-Thon Weekend in Putnam



Outdoor enthusiasts will be out in force this weekend when three fundraising walk-a-thons are expected to attract large crowds in the Carmel- Brewster area. On Saturday, the Imagination Station 5K Run-Walk-Stroll steps off from the Paladin Center in… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Saturday is Putnam Passport Day



Putnam’s annual Passport Day takes place Saturday at the County Clerk’s office in Carmel. County Clerk Dennis Sant and his First Deputy Clerk Michael Bartolotti will be on hand to provide passport information to local residents as well a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Girl Scouts Aid Putnam Hospital



Michelle Piazza accepts the donation from Mahopac Girl Scouts Amanda Nailor, Ilia Arcery and Molly Klinger. There is nothing more frightening for a child than to visit a hospital’s Emergency Department either as a patient or accompanied by family mem… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Forum to Feature Nationally Recognized Speaker



The statistics are alarming: Twentyfive percent of America’s children are sexually abused prior to their 18th birthday with the majority of the victims being molested by a relative, neighbor or family friend. In conjunction with April’s … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Higher Breastfeeding Rates Are Good News



Allen Beals More and more mothers are breastfeeding every year. That’s the good news. Many others however still need encouragement, not only to start, but also to continue for a longer time. Exclusive breastfeeding until six months of age is r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Irish Dance Group Crowned as Bronze World Champs



The third place world champions of Irish Dance take a bow. Putnam County’s Kelly Oster School of Irish Dance has taken third place honors in the Irish Dancing World Championships held in Boston. The 20 member team consisting of dancers aged 10 to 23 … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Brewster Teachers Host Seniors for Breakfast



Three dozen senior citizens from the greater Southeast-Putnam Lake area were treated to a homemade breakfast courtesy of the Brewster Teachers Association. The teachers prepared the meal last week and served it to the seniors with the assistance of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Forcing New York to Putnam County

  SURVEYS MADE IN DUTCHESS For Its Future Water Supply, New Jersey Brings Action in the U.S. Supreme Court New Jersey is seeking to force New York City to turn to the watersheds and sources of water supply of Dutchess, Columbia and Putnam count… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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