County Exec MaryEllen Odell to Seek Reelection

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County Executive MaryEllen Odell will seek reelection in November 2014. EXCLUSIVE County Executive Mary- Ellen Odell will be seeking reelection to a full four-year term in November. Odell came into office on the heels of the Vincent Leibell corrupti… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Serial Bank Robbery Suspect Queried In Two Putnam Heists



Two bank robberies in Putnam County within 72 hours of each other, a third in Westchester and the apprehension of a serial bank robbery suspect on Long Island have police on the local, state and federal levels investigating whether they are all rela… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hospital Carjacker Sentenced to Prison



A Brooklyn man convicted of a dramatic carjacking outside Putnam Hospital Center on Halloween morning 2012 will be spending the next seven years in a state penitentiary following sentencing in Putnam County Court. Charles Barnes, 49, was taken into… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s Unemployment Second Lowest in New York



Putnam County has the second lowest rate of unemployment in the entire State of New York. The State Labor Department on Christmas Eeve reported Putnam’s rate of unemployment for November at 5 percent, a decline of one percent from November, 20… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Turmoil on Mahopac School Board

Mahopac President Called to Resign

The former president of the Mahopac Board of Education is demanding that the current president and a twoterm trustee, who is the subject of a defamation lawsuit filed in Westchester, resign. Penny Swift, who served on the school board for 12 years, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Yorkie Left to Die in Kent



A Yorkie is abandoned and left to freeze to death alongside a rural road in western Kent. The cruelty of mankind was exhibited Friday when a four to six year old Yorkshire terrier was found abandoned in a deserted section of Kent—left to die in a sma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Oliverio Calls For DA Levy’s Resignation Amidst State Query



  Putnam Legislator Sam Oliverio has called on District Attorney Adam Levy to resign from his post immediately in the wake of a state probe investigating the District Attorney’s prosecution of a 2009 case centered on Andrew DeStefano, a candidat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

2013: Year in Review



Freezin’ for a Reason was held last winter at Sycamore Park in Mahopac. Drug Deaths Soar Drug use and abuse among today’s young people became rampant across Putnam County in 2013. Five young men with Putnam roots died during the year gone by, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Remembering Summer Camp During Christmas Break



Groups of campers relax while watching a video and chomping on homemade treats. Below: Julie Repanzi, 9, of Patterson receives a treat from camp director Jessica Vanacoro last Friday afternoon. Bottom: Campers Alexis Glatzil, 11, of Patterson and Ama… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New Year, New Goals: The One-Two Punch of Behavior Change

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ALLEN BEALS, M.D. Every January, millions of Americans resolve to change their behavior in one way or another. Among the most popular goals are losing weight, quitting smoking, getting more exercise and spending more time with family. All are admirab… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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