Hundreds Welcome Exhibit for Sept. 11



Jane Blackwell of Putnam Lake, who lost her husband, NYC firefighter Chris Blackwell on 9/11, waves Old Glory as the processional arrives on campus. The 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit, dedicated to commemorate those who lost their lives on Septembe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Huge Cocaine Bust in Kent



A routine stop for a traffic violation in Lake Carmel has resulted in one of Putnam’s largest drug busts ever. Kent Police Chief Alex DiVernieri on Wednesday reported the arrests of Oneil Fernandez, 21, of Lake Carmel, and Angel Rojas, 25, of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Town of Carmel to Undergo Property Re-evaluation



The price of a gallon of gas was $1.22. A postage stamp cost 32 cents and the average American new car carried a price tag of $16,300. The year was 1996, which was the last time property was re-evaluated in the Town of Carmel. Following the 18 year… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Best Chefs and Fine Wines from Putnam, Cooking for United Way



Homestyle Catering was one of more than two dozen restaurants featured at United Way of Westchester and Putnam’s Best Chefs and Fine Wines event Sept. 15 at Putnam County Golf Course. Here in Putnam, we are lucky to live in a big, beautiful and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Thunder Ridge Owners Promise to Keep Resort Open



Winter skiers are breathing a sigh of relief now that the owner of Thunder Ridge in Patterson has promised to open the ski resort for the season despite its managers announcing their retirement. Last Thursday, Bob Conklin, who with his wife Mary man… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster FD Honors Jane Lobdell



Chris Spiconardi remembers Jane Lobdell. Jane Lobdell touched the lives of many during her 81 years. The life-long Brewster resident, who died on Jan. 24, 2013, at the age of 81, served as receptionist at Guideposts in Carmel for 25 years as well as … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Tractors of Yesteryear Displayed at Tilly Foster Farm



Robert and April Breidster of Carmel bring their 14 month old son, Mason, to his first farm show. Top Right: An array of farm tractors greet guests. Bottom Right:Jeff Hyatt (right), his brother Rex and grandson, Brian Hyatt, 4, check out a 1930 silag… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Abolishes Architectural Board



The Carmel Town Board has voted to abolish its Architectural Review Board, delegating consideration of new building aesthetics to the Town’s Planning Board. Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt said the elimination will “streamline the process by … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Blues and Barbecue Festival A Blast



Angelo Santilli of Guys Night Out does his thing. The weatherman failed to cooperate. Despite chilly temperatures, an overcast sky and intermittent rain, scores of local residents enjoyed an afternoon of toe-tapping music and great food at the count… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

PERSPECTIVE

Rethinking Public Health

ALLEN BEALS, M.D. Eat Smart Restaurant Week kicked off for a two-week stretch earlier this month and continues this week. Thirtyfive Putnam eateries joined the effort to demonstrate first hand that delicious and healthy can go hand in hand. Dine-in r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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