Backyard Farming Workshop Series: Gardening With Flowering Bulbs



The Putnam Valley Grange will be hosting “Gardening with Flowering Bulbs,” part of their Backyard Farming Workshops Series, on Saturday October 11, from 2-4pm. This hand-on class will focus on the varieties of flowering bulbs suitable t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Ham Radio Operators Meeting October 7



QSY Society Amateur Radio Club’s September meeting will be held Tuesday evening, October 7, at the East Fishkill Community Library. Feel free to bring any projects, items for show & tell or swap & sell, and questions you may have on an… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Retired Teachers Lunch in Mahopac



The Putnam County Retired Teachers will have their semiannual luncheon at 4 Brothers Restaurant in Mahopac on Thursday, October 16, beginning at 11:30. All retired teachers who have lived or worked in Putnam County are encouraged to attend. The cos… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Vote Whetsel for Legislature



To the Editor: Wendy Whetsel will make an excellent county legislator representing Putnam Valley. I have known Wendy for over fourteen years, when she and several other residents including myself, created Putnam Valley Residents Coalition, in order… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Praise for Hayworth and Republicans



To the Editor, Voters living in this Congressional District have a chance in November to correct a serious error they made in November of 2012. In that election, they not only put B. H. Obama back into the White House where he has continued to fail… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Columbus Day Parade Steps Off Sunday in Mahopac



Christopher Columbus, who in real life is Anthony Scannapieco of Mahopac, adjusts the sash of last year’s Grand Marshall Thomas Jacobellis. Organizers of Sunday’s Columbus Day Parade in Mahopac have called on the weatherman to provide goo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Voice of Reason Hangs Up 9-1-1 Phone



Fred Sohr has hung up his 9-1-1 phone after serving Putnam County for the past decade. Fred Sohr never became excited. Even during the most critical emergency, the calming voice of the veteran Putnam 9-1-1 dispatcher kept the most agitated and fright… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tax Rebate Checks Are On Their Way Out



Eight thousand two hundred twenty households across Putnam County containing at least one child under the age of 17, with an adjusted family income of between $40,000 and $300,000, will be receiving an early Christmas present within the next week. T… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

The Poetry of Agriculture

  The principles of agriculture are exceedingly simple. That they might be made so, God himself was the first great planter. He wrote its laws visibly, is the brightest and most intelligible characters everywhere on the broad bosom of the libera… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Fissiparous tending to break up into parts, creating disunity or dissension : divisive … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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