Firefighters Avert Calamity in Croton Falls Blaze



Quick action on the part of Croton Falls, Brewster and Mahopac firefighters early Tuesday averted a calamity in downtown Croton Falls when a commercial building caught fire necessitating the rescue of three tenants from third-floor apartments who es… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Senior Picnic is Set for Sept. 10



The annual Senior Citizen Picnic, organized by Putnam County’s Office for Aging, is set for Tuesday, Sept. 10, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the county’s Veterans’ Memorial Park. All seniors are invited. Music and lunch are planned (su… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Two Road Construction Projects Causing Headaches



The Croton Falls Bridge rehabilitation got underway last week resulting in traffic tie-ups for area residents. A pair of road construction projects continue to cause headaches for Putnam motorists but one of them is expected to be completed within th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rave Reviews for Brewster Farmer’s Market



Clockwise from top: Shoppers flock to the produce booth at the Farmer’s Market last Saturday. Theresa Possidente of Lake Carmel selects fresh onions for a special recipe. Sheila Simon of Carmel is amazed by the bread selection offered by the Br… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Cat’s Meow, Exhibit at Kent Library



Kent artist Richard Harrison’s unique cat display is available for viewing at the Kent Public Library. Retired Carmel art educator Richard Harrison’s love for cats has resulted in a unique exhibit at the Kent Public Library. “Cats … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Reunion Planned for Brewster High School Classes of 1959-1963



Members of the Brewster High School classes of 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962 and 1963 were the first generation to say something was “cool” without referring to the weather. Classmates were in their teens when music really started to rock and roll with Elv… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Get to Know Your Sheriff



To the Editor: Nowadays, we are hard pressed to find an elected official who takes their oath of office seriously. Indeed, we are barraged with news about our politicians who break their word and ignore our United States Constitution. Moral charact… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Cop, Not a Politician



To the Editor: I have lived in Cold Spring for 37 years and have known Kevin McConville for many years. When I first met Kevin, he was a detective with the MTA Police Department. I recall talking with Kevin about things going on in the area; drug u… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

County Needs Change



To the Editor: I am writing in support of Kevin Mc- Conville as the next Sheriff of Putnam County. I have known Kevin for over 40 years and have been his neighbor since 1994. He is an honorable, trustworthy, dedicated individual. He has the experie… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Support for Smith



To the Editor: The intent of this communication is to gauge the differences between two distinct individuals: Donald B. Smith and Gerard Ahler. Who are they and what visions do they represent in this year’s election for Putnam County Sheriff?… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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