REST IN PEACE DAVID BRUEN



Above: Bruen grandchildren act as pallbearers as the remains of their grandfather are taken from the Historic Putnam County Courthouse to a waiting hearse on Tuesday. Right: David Bruen and Regina Morini at a gathering last summer in Pawling celebrat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

State’s Worst Scofflaw Calls Putnam Home



Putnam County has the dubious distinction of calling New York State’s most delinquent tax scofflaw one of its own. The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance reported last week that Michael Zurawin of Mahopac owes the state $16.7 million … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Heroin Deaths Escalate



An epidemic of heroin overdoses claiming the lives of young adults throughout the region continues at an alarming rate – despite a crackdown on drug dealers by law enforcement at all levels, as well as various groups sponsoring educational drug awar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Heather McArdle is Teacher of the Year



MHS teacher Heather McCardle has won national recognition. Heather McArdle is wearing a big smile these days while teaching her students at Mahopac High School. The veteran science teacher received word last week that she was selected as national Tea… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Leans Toward Offering Tax Breaks for Vets



A dozen veterans from the greater Southeast area applauded the Brewster Board of Education last week for proposing the local adoption of a recently enacted new state law allowing school districts to grant property tax exemptions to eligible veterans… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trailblazer Awards Celebrate Putnam Business Community

Leaders Hailed for Innovation and Service

County Executive MaryEllen Odell congratulates Susan Limongello, executive director of PARC, which was recognized as a Socially Conscious Trailblazer. What a party! More than 250 business and professional leaders gathered in Mahopac Friday night for … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Blowtorch Sparks Fire at Southeast Condo



The Carmel FD ladder truck is elevated. A fire accidentally caused by a man using a blow torch destroyed a condominium Sunday at the Twin Brook Manor complex on Fair Street across from the George Fischer Middle School in Southeast. Firefighters from … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘ROCK On’ at George Fischer



Mary Dimino enjoys interacting with students at the George Fischer Middle School last Friday. The Spirit of Rock is alive and well at the George Fischer Middle School in Carmel. Students have taken the “I ROCK” pledge to “respect, organize, cooperate… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Heroin Dealer Sentenced to 40 Years



A Putnam heroin dealer from northern Westchester will be serving 40 years in state prison. Putnam Judge James Reitz sentenced Stefano DiMicheli, 26, of Montrose, to the harsh sentence, since DiMicheli had a previous felony drug sales conviction in 2… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Kindergarten Registration Set



Parents of children who will be enrolled as members of the Brewster High School Class of 2026 are being requested to gather documentation needed for the registration process. Kindergarten registration takes place from March 3 through March 7 with ch… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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