POOCHES TAKE OVER PUTNAM PARK



Above: Two young girls—Kiara Lapham, 5, of Brewster and Samantha Brogan, 9, of Kent have their hands full. Right: Ed Norris of Putnam Valley attends the fund raiser with his buddy—Mikki. Despite overcast threatening skies with an intermit… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Rape Suspect Hossu Running Low on Cash



Alexandru Hossu, who has been charged with raping a 12-year old Southeast girl three years ago, is running out of money and may need a public defender. Hossu, 35, appeared in Putnam County Court Tuesday, looking much thinner than in previous court a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A New I-84 Bridge, Overnight; One to Go



The bridge is ready to be slid it place; below, paving in progress. Forecasts that traffic throughout eastern Putnam County would become a nightmare when a section of Interstate 84 carrying 75,000 vehicles a day was closed for bridge replacement work… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Keeping Mike Purdy’s Spirit Alive



Kari and Shanon Purdy along with their sister, Erin Gargano present a check for $3,000 to Marissa O’Leary, Judy Callahan and Matt Feehan of the Putnam CAP family during a celebration of Michael Purdy’s life last week in Brewster. It will … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Residents Rally to Revive Storied Theater



Kurt Heitmann outside the Paramount, which he is seeking to revive with other western Putnam figures. The historic theater closed suddenly last year; it is a hub of Peekskill. Garrison resident Kurt Heitmann is a visionary and an Emmy award-winning s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Man Convicted Of Vehicular Manslaughter Arrested



A 37-year-old resident of the Hill and Dale Country Club in Kent—who spent time in state prison for causing the death of a Hopewell Junction father of three while under the influence of narcotics—is again back in trouble with the law. Mo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ideal Weather During the Reservoir Classic



  The weatherman was watching over Putnam County Sunday. Despite heavy rains late Saturday and early Sunday morning, at dawn the clouds dissipated and brilliant sunshine accompanied by pleasant autumn breezes greeted more than 100 runners who pa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Golden Anniversary Bash At Putnam Arts Council



The main floor of the gallery is filled with original art and dozens of viewers. Happy Birthday Putnam Arts Council! Dozens of people stopped by the Belle Levine Arts Center on Kennicut Hill Road in Mahopac Sunday to partake in a 50th anniversary cel… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Garden Club Hosts Show



Courier reader Meredith Laubin reports: “I attended the opening day of the Mahopac Garden Club flower show at Sycamore Park in Mahopac on Friday Sept 20th. The theme was ‘A Reason to Celebrate’ in honor of their 80 years of service … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Two Years On, Snake Hill Open At Last in West



Two years after Hurricane Irene caused massive road damage across Philipstown, Snake Hill Road reopened at last to traffic on Friday, its bridge permanently repaired at a cost of $370,000. The tab was paid by FEMA, said Fred Pena, county commissione… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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