Railroad Safety Reviewed at Meeting with Metro-North Officials



A meeting to review safety took place behind closed doors in Carmel last week when Metro North brass visited the County Office Building and met with County Executive Mary Ellen Odell, Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra and Vincent Tamagna. Putnam Legisla… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time



  The Fortifications bill was passed and amendments to the Monetary conference bill were concurred in. Members of Congress will receive no mileage for the extra session of Congress, the law authorizing it only for the regular sessions. The Presi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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Partnering for ‘Operation Prom’



Sheriff Don Smith addresses Friday’s gathering while State Senator Greg Ball and Mrs. New York America Melissa Luiso listen. Designer prom gowns for only one dollar? Sound too good to be true? Thanks to the efforts of State Senator Greg Ball, S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Call to Action



Putnam County Clerk Dennis Sant and his First Deputy County Clerk Michael Bartolotti have called on the public to contact State Senators Greg Ball and Terry Gipson as well as Assembly members Sandy Galef and Steve Katz urging them to change the New … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Remembering Pet Shop Owner, ‘Mayor of Carmel’



The “Mayor of Carmel” Joseph Bellantoni is being remembered this week. Joseph Bellantoni and his wife Nancy operated the Putnam Pet Shop at the Putnam Plaza in Carmel for the past 40 years. Joseph passed away suddenly last month at the ag… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Odell Forms Tilly Foster Task Force



County Executive Mary Ellen Odell Sunday announced the creation of the Tilly Foster Task Force Corps Team which will play a vital role in the future of the county-owned farm in Southeast. Deputy County Executive Bruce Walker will be chairing the gro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Children’s Story Times begin April 1 at Kent Library



A new series of spring story hours will begin on Tuesday, April 1st and run through May 15th for the Kent Public Library. On Tuesday mornings the youngest group, “Tots and Toddlers to 19 months” will meet from 10:30 to 11:00, then “Toddlers and Twos… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

John Von Essen



Von Essen, John F., age 68, of Poughquag, New York, formerly of Carmel, NY, died Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at his home. Mr. Von Essen was born April 4, 1945, in Mahopac, New York, to William A. and Virginia (Adams) Von Essen. He was graduated from Carmel High School in 1963 and had served in the Marine Corps from 1964 […]

Maria Greg



Greg, Maria died Saturday March 8, 2014, at Waterview Hills Nursing Home. She was 102 years old. Maria was born in Sopron, Hungary, on December 19, 1911. She was the daughter of Istvan Keglovics and Apollonia Krutzler. She grew up in Hungary with her sister Ploni and her brothers, Pista, Laci and Elek. In 1935, she met John Greg (nee […]


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