VetCorps Project Writes Letters of Thanks for 9/11



The Rev. Claudia Wilson (left) and Anita Somers of Brewster write letters of thanks on September 11. Putnam County residents stepped up to the plate on September 11 to mark the 13th anniversary of the attacks on mankind that changed the world forever… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

“Singing Policeman” Danny Rodriguez Promotes National Pride



By Eric Gross The Singing Policeman belts out a tune at Brewster High School. Danny Rodriguez known affectionately as the “Singing Policeman” received several ovations during a performance in Brewster Wednesday night held in conjunction with the Brew… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Legislature Conservative Primary ends in tie



Members of the Putnam County Conservative Committee must decide which of two candidates will represent their party in the November general election for the District No.8 seat held by Legislator Dini LoBue.The Putnam Board of Elections counted write-… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

William G. Gronke, Sr.



William G. Gronke, Sr., passed away quietly at his home in Patterson  on September 17, 2014 surrounded by his loving family.  He was 92 years old. William was born on October 18, 1921 to the late Charles and Mary (Schaniel) Gronke in Patterson, and attended Pawling Schools.  On August 8, 1942 he married the love of his life Marie Durkin […]

Wild afternoon for Putnam EMS responders

Multiple incidents across region; UPDATED info

Route 301 resembles a battlefield with victims scattered across the road. Photo/Eric Gross Putnam’s emergency responders experienced one of their most hectic afternoons in recent memory Friday when back-to-back-to-back calls kept fire, police and EMS… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Horse trailer accident on I-84 snarls traffic



A horse trailer mishap on I-84 between Exits 18 and 19 in Kent snarled Saturday morning traffic for hours throughout eastern Putnam when emergency responders were forced to shut down the eastbound lanes of the interstate to assist an injured horse r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel cop’s son killed in NYC crash



It’s every parent’s worst nightmare—the sudden death of a child. Carmel Police Officer Mike Williams has had to make numerous notifications of next of kin over his 32 years on the force following the untimely death of a loved one.The veteran cop, a … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Amber Alert continues its perfect record



Since 2002, 57 Amber Alert messages broadcast throughout New York State have resulted in successful conclusions.Tuesday morning’s latest alert – issued in Cold Spring when a woman described by police as having emotional issues reportedly abducted he… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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