Engineering Day Celebrated at Carmel Middle School



Eighth graders Jackie Zerbo and Lindsey Quinn enjoy creating their design. Seventh and 8th grade students enrolled in technology education classes at the George Fischer Middle School experienced a treat last week 15 professional engineers employed by… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Opportunities Abound at BOCES Camps



Children enjoy a variety of camp activities at the Madden Center in western Kent last summer. Despite the arctic cold of winter experienced throughout the region in recent weeks, plans are underway at the Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES campus for … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Perspective: The New Good Old Boys



Robert Tendy It is a line we have heard (or imagine we have heard) in a movie or many movies – and many times. It is delivered by the Hollywood stereotype redneck southerner, who turns to the new city boy in town (usually a young upstart with new “id… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

NEW RURAL DELIVERY

  FROM CARMEL TO KENT CLIFFS, FARMERS MILLS AND BACK, BEGINS TUESDAY The examination for carriers for the new rural delivery will be held tomorrow by Postmaster Cornish, The first delivery takes place on Tuesday next. There are not many who wou… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Yippee! An Invitation From the Governor



Dear Editor: My kids LOVE invitations. They can smell one in the mailbox a mile away. They dance and hop around until they find out what it is for, and who it is from. The whole family just got one today. I came to America with my Mom and Dad in t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to […]

Where Does He Want Us to Go?



Dear Editor: Governor Andrew Cuomo’s statement that pro-lifers should leave New York, begs the question: Just where does he want us to go? Re-education concentration camps on closed military bases would be my best guess. George A. MortonHopew… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Holocaust’ Comparison Too Far



Dear Editor: We expect those who publicly involve themselves in the political process to elevate the discourse in Putnam County and we have a right and responsibility to call them out when they disappoint. It is necessary, therefore, to respond to … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Odell Doing A Good Job



Dear Editor: Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell’s performance is a ‘job well done.’ She has an excellent team helping and supporting her every decision. MaryEllen is not a politician; rather, she is a person who keeps her word. She… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislators Receive Committee Assignments



Putnam Legislature Chairman Carl Albano has delegated committee assignments for the new year. The nine member legislature conducts a regular meeting on the first Tuesday of each month where resolutions are approved. Discussion and debate occurs duri… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Political Notebook: Odell with New Video



Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney discusses a concern brought by Carmel native Charles Cole last Saturday during his “Speak with Sean” gathering at the Carmel Diner. County Executive MaryEllen Odell’s campaign will next week unveil a new v… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.