Samantha Fernandez to Play Ball for Orangemen



Samantha Fernandez beams at last week’s letter signing. Joining in the celebration are her parents, Christine and Tim Fernandez, CHS Principal Kevin Carroll, Carmel School District Athletic Director Ed Cook and Superintendent James Ryan. Carmel… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Carmel’s Ennabe Signs with Adelphi



CARMEL – Yet another Carmel High School softball star has signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her athletic career in college. Jasmine Ennabe, one of the best pitchers in the state, has signed with Adelphi University. Ennabe, who led… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Magical History Tour, Nature Hike Will Explore Wonder Lake Area



Please join us on Sunday, December 1st, at 11 a.m. for our free “Magical History Tour and Nature Hike” to and around Wonder Lake. We’ll be hiking up and over “Bear Hill”, and through old farmland which would later be ow… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Wild Weather Disrupts Sunday Calm



Sunday is normally a day of rest for many Putnam residents yet last weekend’s violent weather turned many sections of the county upside down, necessitating assistance from emergency providers. Bitter cold accompanied by strong winds resulted i… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

George’s Thanksgiving tradition continues

Dinner served to those without a place to go

George and Karen Pourakis plate turkey dinners watch as their youngest son, C.J. carves one of the turkeys donated to the affair by Shoprite of Carmel and their managers Deb C., Brandi and Michelle. The tradition continued. For the 31st consecu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Panic at Danbury Mall on Black Friday

False report of weapon spawned havoc; popular shopping area for Putnam

Sally was shopping on the busiest day of the holiday season–Black Friday—at the Danbury Fair Mall when “all of a sudden, I heard screams and people began running in every direction.”The Carmel woman recounted her tale of woe Saturday after being ca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Santa arrives in Carmel next weekend

Trees around Lake Gleneida decorated

Stephanie Ellner of Carmel decorates a tree with the help of her three year old twin sons—Luke and Russell. Photo Eric Gross The weather was perfect—clear and cold—when a small army of volunteers decorated 85 holiday trees Saturday on the shores of L… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

One victim in Sunday’s derailment is from Putnam County

Putnam adds shuttles for morning commute

Sunday’s derailment of a Metro North train in the Bronx that claimed four lives and injured 67 passengers—11 critically—has hit home in Putnam County. James Lovell, 58, of Cold Spring, husband of Philipstown Deputy Supervisor Nancy Montgomery, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Forty-five Take Advantage of Railroad Shuttle



Forty-five residents of western Putnam took advantage of a county operated shuttle early Monday and were bussed to the eastern side of the county where they boarded Harlem Division Metro-North trains for their trip into Grand Central Station.Putnam’… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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