ON THE HUNT FOR CARMEL BANK ROBBER



Heavily armed police officers surprise late afternoon shoppers. A brazen robber walked into the Putnam Plaza branch of the Putnam County National Bank minutes before closing Monday, announced a stick up and fled with an undetermined amount of money. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Hayworth Defeats Maloney in Independence Party Primary



Former Congresswoman Nan Hayworth has gained impetus in her efforts to recoup her seat lost two years ago to Representative Sean Patrick Maloney by defeating the incumbent in Tuesday’s Independence Primary. The New York State Board of Elections repo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dramatic Rescue Saves Family of ‘Quackers’



The little guys and gals remain huddled in a pail before being released into the lake. Traffic came to a standstill! Police, fire and highway workers rushed to the scene. A family was in distress! Such was the scene Saturday at noon-time on Route 52 … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Girl, 14, Drowns in Lake Mahopac



Jenna Nolan drowned last Friday in Lake Mahopac. Jenna Nolan, the 14-yearold Mahopac Middle School student who drowned last Friday in Lake Mahopac, died from what a medical examiner concluded as “accidental drowning.” Carmel Police Chief … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Volunteers Build Imagination Station 2



This group of women did their part for the new playground. Brittany Alvarez remembered the time when Imagination Station was constructed at the Kent Schools Complex in 1990. “I was in kindergarten and our job was to soap the screws so volunteer… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fire Damages Brewster Home



Brewster FD Chief William Rieg (left) attaches a large hose to one of his department’s engines used as a water source. A Sunday afternoon blaze heavily damaged a two story residence on Marvin Avenue near Michael Neuner Drive in Brewster. Firefi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Bake Me a Cake and Mark it With a ‘Y’



The impressive Yankees cake. Putnam’s own Rose Sanca has done it again by making another delectable cake for the New York Yankees. Sanca is owner of Home Style Desserts, which she has operated in its current Peekskill location for 26 years. Rose has… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CHS Seniors Receive Arts on The Lake Scholarships



Claire Mulvena Courtney Bernardo Tonight’s (Thursday) Carmel High School graduation will be extra special for two young women in the Class of 2014 after being named as recipients of the Robert Bradley Scholarship. Courtney Bernardo and Clair Mulvena … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Classic Car Show To Remember Putnam Businessman



William Geller was full of life. The Putnam businessman, killed after being struck by a car while walking on Route 22 in Purdys last year, will be remembered Sunday at the Billy Geller Car Show planned for Temple Beth Elohim in Southeast. Geller wa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New Painting Exhibit to open



After a ten-year exploration of the Mexican Calaveras tradition, artist Susan Zoon has returned to her roots with cultural, political, and allegorical themes in her trademark curvilinear cubist style. Zoon’s paintings for REALITY CHECK speak t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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