Carmel Town Board Organizes for 2014



The Carmel Town Board has organized for the new year. Before a handful of residents at Town Hall in Mahopac last Wednesday evening, Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt appointed Councilman Frank Lombardi as his deputy supervisor for 2014. Mary Ann Maxwell wa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

WORD of the WEEK



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Sifting Through the Sands of Time

REVISION OF COUNTY AND TOWN LAWS

  There is growing demand in the state for a general revision of the county and town laws. Governor Roosevelt referred to it as necessary in his message to the legislature. No doubt there is need of such a revision to clarify them if for nothing… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

DA Calls For Improvements in Putnam Diversion Program for Drug Cases



District Attorney Adam Levy Monday called for improvements in Putnam County’s judicial diversion program. Diversion has been a part of the county’s judicial system since 2002 by allowing an individual accused of a noncriminal sale of a c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Judge Says No Dismissal of Levy Suit Against Sheriff



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” against him conce… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Message for Kent: No Fracking Waste



Dear Editor: On March 6, 2013, the Putnam County Legislature unanimously passed a ban on the use of fracking waste products, which include toxic and carcinogenic chemicals, on our roads. This ban was later signed into law by County Executive MaryEl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Chair-Making Workshop At Arts On The Lake



Hudson Valley artist Jeff Johnson will lead the “Make an Amazing Chair Workshop” at Arts on the Lake, 640 Route 52, Lake Carmel, on Sunday, January 26, from 1 to 5 p.m. Workshop participants will design and build a functional chair out o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dennis Sant to Retire After 37 Years



Dennis Sant will be retiring at the end of the year after serving Putnam residents for 37 years. County Clerk Dennis Sant remembers the laborious and frustrating experience encountered when applying for his driver’s license at the tender age of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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