Weather Fails to Dampen Columbus Day Parade



Above: Past grand marshals of the parade gather for a group photo. Right: Miss Columbus Day, Madison Vendel,11, (left) of Carmel poses with Putnam’s Little Miss Columbus Day, Emma Donovan, 9, of Holmes. No luck of the Irish in Mahopac Sunday wh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Heroin Overdoses Skyrocket



A deadly heroin overdose epidemic has prompted Carmel Police to issue a warning to those experimenting with the drug: “Don’t do it!” Chief Michael Johnson reported the death of a 25-yearold Mahopac man Sunday resulting from a heroin overdose as well… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cigarette Sales Ban Fails



Despite impassioned pleas from Legislators Sam Oliverio of Putnam Valley and Barbara Scuccimarra of Philipstown, by a 7-2 vote, the Putnam Legislature last Wednesday evening rejected a resolution that would have banned the sale of cigarettes in phar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Baby, Now!



There was some delightful news in western Putnam’s Cold Spring this weekend. On October 5, at 10 pm, Officer Walz was on duty when he stopped a motorist for a minor traffic infraction on Fair Street. In the process of interviewing the driver, anothe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fatal Crash in Patterson

Elderly Connecticut Man Killed in Head-On Collision

Emergency responders assist the victims of Monday’s fatal crash in Patterson. An elderly Connecticut man was killed and a Carmel woman injured in a head-on crash on Route 164 in Patterson Monday. Brewster State Police identified the fatal victi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Veterans Memorial to be Erected at Union Cemetery



A small rural cemetery in western Kent will soon be the home of a veterans memorial recognizing the brave men and women buried there who left their homes and families to preserve America’s freedoms. The four-acre Union Cemetery formally known as the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Side-by-Side Fires to be Set by Patterson Fire Dept. No. 1

Exercise to show risks



Side-by-side fires in Patterson – but only a drill – will help demonstrate how fast danger can spread. “Sometimes people just need to see it to believe it,” says Patterson Fire Dept. Chief of Department Matt Szpindor. That&r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

College Admission Made Easy



Everything you wanted to know about college admissions will be explained this evening (Thursday) when the Brewster High School Guidance Department hosts its annual College Admissions Panel. Veteran guidance counselor Beth Jones encouraged high schoo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Military Collectibles & Knife Show at Patterson Rec



October 26th is the date for the Military Collectibles and Knife Show that will be held at The Patterson Recreation Center, 65 Front Street, Patterson. Historical items for sale will include insignia, medals, uniforms, equipment, swords, knives, hea… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Memorial Program Honors Revolutionary Soldier



On Saturday, October 26, at 2 p.m., there will be a ceremony at the Old Revolutionary Cemetery on Route 311 in Patterson to place a memorial plaque to honor Revolutionary War soldier Joshua Griffeth. The Enoch Crosby Chapter of the National Society … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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