Heat Wave Welcomes Kids Back to School



Wearing summer attire, enthusiastic children arrive at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School Tuesday. The hottest day of the summer welcomed children back go school. Boys and girls donned shorts and tee shirts Tuesday instead of more traditional first d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Prayers to be Recited at Legislature Sessions



Legislator Kevin Wright’s desire to allow for prayers at Putnam Legislature public meetings, after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that an upstate town’s decision to open meetings with a prayer did not violate the First Amendment, has come … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s 9/11 Ceremony Planned for Carmel



The tradition will continue in Carmel on September 11. A brief and solemn service is planned for 8 p.m. at the Cornerstone Park on Route 52 at Fair Street in downtown Carmel. Since the tragic events 13 years ago, each 9/11, hundreds of local reside… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Farmers & Their Land: What Drives Them To Supply Your Food



David Frost Awareness – that was the word of the evening at Glynwood’s “Keep Putnam Farming” open forum earlier this summer. It was the unanimous answer to the Glynwood small-agriculture promoter’s question: “How can we support our local farmers?” Wh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lt. Gov. Candidate Moss Blasts Cuomo ‘Record of Failure’



Sheriff Don Smith wishes fellow Sheriff Chris Moss god-speed in his quest to become Lt. Governor this fall. Chemung County Sheriff Chris Moss hopes to change his title to Lt. Governor Chris Moss on January 1. The 46-year-old President of the New York… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Boy Scouts’ Summer Trip to Remember



Above: Scouts and their leaders raise the Boy Scout flag atop the mountain. Inset: Scouts canoe across the rapids. Members of Patterson Boy Scout Troop 440 are back in school this week with visions of a summer trip of a lifetime to remember. Scouts, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Ladies Auxiliary/VFW Installation of Officers



The Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Daniel J O’Brien Post 1374 of 32 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York, had an installation of officers (2014-2015) earlier this year, officiated by past District 2 President (2003-2004) Irene R… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Piglets New Residents at Tilly Foster Farm



Teresa Delahanty (right) and Lisa Walker deliver two rare Kunekune piglets to Tilly Foster Farm last week. Two adorable piglets have arrived at the Tilly Foster Farm. The Kunekune ( Cooney- Cooney) little pigs are rare in the U.S., according to farm … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Community Day Celebration Saturday



Family fun will be the order of the day Saturday when Patterson celebrates its annual Community Day. The event at the town’s Recreational Center on Front Street across from the Metro-North Railroad tracks takes place from 12- noon to 5 p.m. an… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Oktoberfest Time!



It’s Oktoberfest at the German American Social Club, with a giant tent party, rain or shine. The event will featuring a 44-piece Band from Germany: Stadtkapelle Donauwörth. Join the festivities at 11 Kramers Pond Road, Putnam Valley. The club’s Okto… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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