No Time for Constituents



Dear Editor: For the past 3 weeks I and others have been calling and writing our congressman, Sean Patrick Maloney from NY18, asking him to hold a town Hall meeting. There are many important issues that will be discussed and voted on in congress af… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Red White & Blue Training at Memorial Park

New Approach to Treating Vets With PTSD

Top: Jessica Mazzucco of Carmel pulls a heavy weight across the field at the county park. Inset: Ben Hartig of West Point pulls a large spring device in front of a Vietnam-era tank at the Putnam Park. Left: Donna DeJacco of Brewster uses a large weig… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Disaster Prep Workshops Offered by SCORE



Putnam’s chapter of SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) wants to make sure that small businesses and non-for-profits are prepared in the event of a calamity and starting next week will present a series of free workshops on disaster rec… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Get That Flu Shot!



Flu season is right around the corner and the Putnam Health Department has encouraged the public to receive their annual flu shots. Commissioner of Health Dr. Allen Beals said getting vaccinated as early as possible had its advantages “since i… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Adams’ Corners

  The Clam Bake of the Putnam Valley Grange took place at, their hall at Adams’ Corners, Labor Day. This was the fourth annual and like its predecessors the attendance in numbers kept fast a little ahead of the capacity of the bake. Everyt… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



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Driver Maimed in Chaotic I-84 Crash



A Danbury man suffered massive trauma to his left arm following a horrific crash on Interstate 84 in Southeast Wednesday night that closed the interstate for hours resulting in massive traffic tie-ups into Dutchess County. State Police at East Fishk… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ground Broken for Kent Sewer District



Smiles abound as the first shovels are placed into the earth along Route 52 in Lake Carmel. County Executive MaryEllen Odell told a groundbreaking ceremony in Lake Carmel Monday: “Sewers are not a sexy topic but sewers lead to commercial develo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Helping Hand for the Handyman from Putnam



Life for home improvement contractors servicing residents from Carmel to Cold Spring has become a lot easier thanks to members of the Putnam Legislature. During its monthly meeting last week, lawmakers voted to remove a $25,000 bond requirement for … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Rev. James B. M. Frost



James Bertram Manwaring Frost died peacefully in his sleep on September 6, 2013, in Houston, Texas. He was born on February 8, 1925, in Paterson, N. J., to James Bertram and Marion Frost. His early work experience included working in farming, driving a fuel oil truck, a stint with bottling for Pepsi-Cola, being a biological laboratory assistant for Squibb, and […]


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