Brewster Board Seeks Community Input



Brewster Village officials have asked for the public’s assistance as the half square mile municipality plans for the future. Mayor James Schoenig put it this way: “Sharing your vision will help us design a plan for a better tomorrow.” The village wh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Health Commissioner Hails CVS



Dear Editor: I was delighted by the decision of CVS Caremark Corporation that they will stop selling tobacco products in all of their pharmacies. Several months ago I failed to convince a sufficient number of our legislators about the merits of a l… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Southeast Dems Seek Candidates for Highway Superintendent



Election Day is still nine months away yet the Southeast Democratic Town Committee has begun seeking candidates for highway superintendent. Town Chairwoman Cathy Croft said her committee was seeking an “experienced, hard working individual to run fo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sant Warns of Deed Scam



Putnam residents who recently purchased homes and acreage have been receiving letters in the past few weeks from firms calling themselves Property Transfer Services and Local Records Office advising that certified copies of their deeds were availabl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

State Income Tax Agent Coming Here

  Representative to Visit Carmel and Brewster Next Week to Assist Taxpayers. For the convenience of tax payers, under the new State Income Tax Law,,! State Comptroller Eugene M. Travis has adopted the policy of sending representatives to the va… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week

Filch

to appropriate furtively or casually;to steal (something that is small or that has little value) … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

PERSPECTIVE

Churchill and Lincoln: Men of Principle; Men of Ideas

  In February 1943, now 68 years of age, Winston Churchill flew to Algiers after meetings in Turkey and Egypt. He slept in a rigged up bunk in the hold of his very cold airplane (there were none of the comforts of Air Force One). A top British g… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Future of Tilly Foster Unsettled



Two farm tractors stored in an open shed may come to life this spring. The one on the left dates back several decades. A chilly wind blew across the barren fields and empty barns at Tilly Foster Farm last weekend hours after the Putnam Legislature of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Faulty Chimney Leads to Mahopac Falls House Fire



Firefighters check for extension in a burned out upstairs porch at the Gentile residence in Mahopac Falls Sunday. A faulty chimney led to a blaze that damaged a Mahopac Falls home Sunday but quick response on the part of firefighters averted total de… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Man Struck by Hit-and-Run Plow



A Carmel man was seriously injured last week when struck by a private snow plow that fled the scene. George Bushell, 45, was airlifted by a STAT-Flight helicopter to the Westchester Medical Center and was admitted to intensive care with serious trau… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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