GIANT PUMPKIN CARVED IN MAHOPAC



Scott Cully carves Putnam’s largest Halloween pumpkin. Putnam’s largest pumpkin carved for Halloween was cultivated on a farm outside of Buffalo. The enormous 1,461 pound bright orange gourd arrived last week in Mahopac for the community&… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Whipple Stepping Back from Tilly Foster

County to Review Goals for Farm


Above: George Whipple with a rare Mammoth Jack Donkey. Left: Tilly Foster Farm. Photos by Doug Cunningham, Annie Chesnut Philanthropist George Whipple III, whose non-profit Society for the Preservation of Putnam County Antiquities and Greenways, know… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cops Shut Down Lake Peekskill ‘Grow House’



Sheriff Don Smith and Chief Investigator Gerald Schramek examine the illegal growing operation in Lake Peekskill. A marijuana growing operation in a residential area of Lake Peekskill has resulted in the arrest of a Yonkers man and the smashing of wh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Election Day is Tuesday!



Election Day should be relatively quiet in Putnam County next Tuesday with only three county legislative races to be decided, a contest for mayor in Brewster and with minimal interest in town races except for Kent, where a contested Supervisor&rsquo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hearing Held on Levy Defamation Lawsuit



Last summer, District Attorney Adam Levy filed a $5 million defamation lawsuit against Sheriff Donald Smith, alleging that the county’s chief lawman was “out of control and on a power trip when orchestrating a public smear campaign&rdquo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Seatbelts Can Be Dangerous To A Inquisitive 5-year-old



Emergency responders free the finger of a five year old kindergartner outside the Matthew Paterson Elementary School. A inquisitive 5-year-old kindergartner at the Matthew Patterson Elementary School has found out the hard way that fingers don’… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dozens Walk in Carmel Parade



Branson Caulkins, 4, of Carmel joins his mom, Tammy, as a firefighting duo. The orange man, a mom and son firefighting combo, a popcorn baby, several devils, a hobo, two princesses, a cop on the beat and even a newspaper reporter were among the dozen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Putnam’s Senior Citizens Enjoy Halloween as Much as Kids



Above, Two gals from Cold Spring enjoy the party. Margaret Arrigo and Rose Cava pride themselves with their makeup. Mother Mary Patricia (Pat Sheehy) and ‘50s gal (Mary White) mock for the camera. Marlene Hanley, an Office for the Aging case wo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Rodgers and Hammerstein Era: Reinventing Musical Theater



Beginning with 1943’s “Oklahoma!”, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II changed the face of American musical theater. Has musical comedy evolved since, and is it still a measure of American society? One of theater’s most … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

See Works by Schwartz, Finnimore



What do Block Island and the Bahamas have in common, aside from being beautiful island vacation spots? They are both the source of inspiration for this month’s Artist Duo: painter, Nancylee Schwartz and photographer Vaux Finnimore. These two f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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