Communities That Care Blood Drive



Give the gift of life for Christmas! The American Red Cross is teaming up with officials from the Town of Carmel in coordinating a Communities that Care blood drive next Tuesday, Dec. 17, at the Mahopac Fire House on Route 6. Red Cross spokeswoman … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Laughter: The Best Medicine?



Laughter Yoga is coming to the Brewster Public Library on Thursday, January 2, at 10 a.m. Amazing facts about laughter include: lowering blood pressure, strengthening the immune system, and releasing endorphins, the “feel good” chemicals… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hooked Rugs On Display At Mahopac Library



The hooked rugs created by fiber enthusiast Mary Tooley- Parker are inspired by the past and the present. A Somers resident, Ms. Parker’s work features local historic sites and cemetery “folk art” as well as other traditional and c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Blast Of Winter In Late Autumn



Crews work on low hanging wires entangled with tree limbs on Route 52 in Kent Tuesday during the height of the storm. It’s been a week to remember that most Putnam residents wish to forget. Mother Nature created havoc on Monday and Tuesday&mda… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

2200 Children Vaccinated Against Flu in Schools



Putnam Health Commissioner Dr. Allen Beals is thrilled this week that more than 2200 children received vaccine as part of the county’s school-based flu initiative. “We’re ready,” said Dr. Beals, who added: “Children ser… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Reed Library District Established The



The vote was miniscule yet by a 98-8 tally residents in the Hamlet of Carmel have established the Reed Memorial Library District. The referendum approved Monday at Carmel FD headquarters authorizes the Town of Carmel to raise $227,800 by annual levy… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Norman Rockwell Moment



To the Editor: A Norman Rockwell moment occurred in Carmel, Putnam County, New York on Thanksgiving Day, November 28th, 2013, at noontime. Our community is thankful for all its blessings on this day and especially for the owners and staff at George… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Report on Tilly Foster, from a Longtime Worker



This letter was sent to Putnam County legislators. Dear Legislators: My name is Anthony De- Noia, and I have been a resident of Tilly Foster farm for seventeen (17) years and was employed by the Benedict Family, who owned the farm for many years, a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

WINTER.

  He comes! The tardy Winter comes! I hear his footsteps ‘through the nights! I hear his vanguard from the heights March through the pines with muffled drums! His naked feet are on the mead; The grass blades stiffen in his path No tear fo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

WORD of the WEEK



hi·ber·na·cu·lum a shelter occupied during the winter by a dormant animal … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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