Justin Wagner Seeks Rematch Against Greg Ball



Justin Wagner will be challenging Greg Ball next November. Democrat Justin Wagner realizes he faces an uphill battle in the predominantly Republican lower Hudson Valley yet the 33-year-old Croton resident, who was narrowly beaten by State Sen. Greg B… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

An Eerie Silence Following JFK’s Death



Hard to believe that Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. For those of us who experienced that fateful event, the day on Nov. 22, 1963, like Pearl Harbor Day decades before for our parents and Septembe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



ac•co•lade a mark of acknowledgment, an expression of praise … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time



  ELEPHANT ON HER HANDS Emil J. Wallach, a circus promoter, his wife and their two children boarded with Mrs. Hilda Bertholf in Kent, Putnam County, for fourteen weeks. Then he departed, owing her $210. She got judgment and gave the papers to H… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Has EVERY Efficiency Been Found?



To the Editor: The proposed 2014 Carmel town budget, which includes a tax increase well above the state-mandated cap, was sharply criticized by some residents during a public hearing on Nov. 6. Many residents said the town board has not done enough… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Every Day a Gift



To the Editor: Here we are again at a most beautiful time of year. The rain and humidity of summer are over and we can do our raking and cleaning up in relative comfort. We can look at the majestic fall colors and breathtaking skies. How can we not… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Tilly Foster Has Been Important Asset to Putnam



The following letter was Submitted to the Putnam County Board of Legislators: My name is Ned Moran and I am a retired New York City Firefighter and Director of Avalon Archives, a musical museum located at Tilly Foster Farm Museum. I have been in an… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Perspectives

Individualization, Not Standardization: My Thoughts On The Common Core Curriculum

Providing a quality education for our children has always been a top priority of mine. With this comes a strong personal belief that the strength of our education system cannot be measured by test results alone. The future of job creation and econom… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Real Meaning of Thanksgiving

JFK School Students Give to Others

Robin Young and Sueanne Sloan are assisted by Henry Diggin and Ashley Webber at the JFK Elementary School last Friday in preparing Thanksgiving food baskets for the needy. Children at the John F. Kennedy Elementary School in the Brewster School Distr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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