PUTNAM REMEMBERS D-DAY



Above: Former County Executive Paul Eldridge welcomes the large audience to the ceremony. Right: Karl Rohde praises all veterans especially those from W.W. II. It was quite a tribute when more than 200 residents crowded into the Putnam Veterans Memor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Kids Helping Kids: Tiara Project Aids Youth with Cancer



A young girl at the infusion center smiling brightly as she wears her tiara. Cancer has no mercy by affecting people of all ages. The disease is especially difficult for the young, since the side effects of cancer treatments are often more difficult … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Medical Miracle of Lake Carmel



Elizabeth Kafalas (left) and her mom, Jeanne Strittmatter, have nothing but praise for the county’s volunteer EMS corps, represented at the reunion last weekend by Lake Carmel FD Chief William Walters. Elizabeth Kafalas is alive today thanks to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Courier Scholarship Winners



After an extremely competitive review, staff from the Putnam County News & Recorder and the Putnam County Courier have selected a dozen students for $1,000 scholarships to further their education. This is the third year for the PCN&R and Eli… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Democrat Osborne to Challenge Bartolotti for County Clerk



Lithgow Osborne will be running for County Clerk on the Democratic ticket in November. A newcomer to the political arena will be challenging Republican Michael Bartolotti for Putnam County Clerk this fall. Lithgow Osborne of Garrison announced his ca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

County Residents Save $800,000 With Discount Prescription Cards



Putnam County residents are ringing up savings at their local pharmacy. In February 2012, the county partnered with Pro- Act—a prescription discount company—targeting individuals who are uninsured or underinsured by providing financial r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Residents Save Ducklings





Tim Tharas ventures down into the drain to rescue a dozen little ducks. He was one of several to join the rescue effort. At 7:15am Monday, June 2, on Hill and Dale Road, Carmel, local resident Rose DiDomenico found a large group of ducklings trapped … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Putnam Lake Bank Heists Solved With Arrest of Connecticut Man



A pair of brazen daytime robberies at the Putnam Lake branch of the Putnam County National Bank has been solved with the arrest of a Connecticut man. The Sheriff’s Department worked in conjunction with Brewster State Police and authorities in … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster High School Takes Bronze in National Physics Bowl



When it comes to physics, Brewster High School ranks at the top of the list. Fifty-four students from BHS participated in last month’s Physics Bowl consisting of a written exam created by the American Association of Physics Teachers. More than 4,50… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Library Celebrates Golden Anniversary



Above: Catherine Payan, 10, of Lake Peekskill gets her face painted by Danielle Nestor of Carmel. Right: Frank Kotzur fires a cannon kicking off the celebration. Cannon fire kicked off the 50th anniversary celebration of the Kent Library Saturday whe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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