Needs of the Elderly to be Discussed



What are the needs of Putnam’s growing elderly population, and how can they be met? These questions will be discussed next Friday, November 1, when the Putnam Office for the Aging conducts a public hearing at the Koehler Senior Center on Route… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Re-Elect Doherty



Dear Editor: I am writing to address an important issue that I feel needs to be addressed publicly. I have been a resident of the Town of Kent for 46 years and have never been more pleased with how our Town has been operating. Thanks to Town Supervi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

At Last Kent Has A Choice



Dear Editor: That was to be the subject of this letter until we learned that the Town Board, AFTER each member received a request from Kent Fiscal Watch that was sent on Oct. 16, to save the date of the 30th of October for our Public Forum, decided … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Don’t Trust Robocalls



Dear Editor: So what is with these autodial calls of late? I and a number of my fellow senior citizens have been targeted and have received two of these unsolicited robocalls in the last week. The first call came on Friday, Oct. 11 and the second o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

REPORT OF PUTNAM CO. SOCIAL PROBLEMS AS GIVEN BY COUNTY WORKER

  The following is the report of the social problems, citing the causes, treatment, extent and resources used in caring for them as given by Miss Lena Parrott, county social worker, at the annual meeting of the Putnam County Charities Committee … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



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From The Chamber

Putnam County IDA Names New Executive Director/CEO

The Putnam County Industrial Development Agency (IDA), which offers financial incentives to businesses to develop and grow within our County, has named Neal L. Sullivan, CPA, a longtime Putnam County businessman, as its new chief executive officer a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Benedict Arnold Lecture Tells of Treachery in Putnam

Love & Betrayal Along Hudson

Allison Pataki last week at the Desmond-Fish Library in Garrison. On Friday at the Desmond- Fish Library in western Putnam, author and guest lecturer Allison Pataki gave a riveting talk about her historical book, “The Traitor’s Wife: A Novel,” Pataki… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Candidates for Putnam’s Law Enforcement Future Being Sought



Candidates for the Kent Police Department Cadets Basic Training Session are being accepted this week. The program was chartered in 1997 due to the efforts of retired Kent Police Sgt. Jerry Raneri, who had been a former police cadet with the Putnam S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Teen Dead, Two Others Injured in Holmes Crash



A 17-year-old Pawling High School senior was killed and two other upperclassmen seriously injured in a single car crash on Route 292 at the Putnam-Dutchess county line early Sunday. Rescue and fire apparatus from Patterson, Putnam Lake and Pawling w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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