Fierce Competition in Mahopac vs Carmel



Above: Mahopac offense collides with John Ronaldo #54 and Dom Caporale #24 on defense. Inset: The Carmel defense vs. a tenacious Mahopac ball carrier. The Mahopac Indians took on the Carmel Rams at their new field for an exciting display of loca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Large Shopping Centers Doomed in Putnam?

Patterson Crossing Project In Doubt

Large box store shopping centers such as Patterson Crossing appear to be doomed in Putnam County. Meghan Taylor, President of the Putnam Economic Development Corporation, and Thomas LaPerch, President of the EDC Board of Directors, met with members … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hot Dogs & Politics On Tap Next Week



The Putnam County Courier and its sister paper the PCNR are having a picnic-style candidate forum next week. The forum, for all candidates whose races involve Putnam County, is to begin at 6 pm at the VFW Hall on Gleneida Avenue in Carmel. All are w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Town Keeps Spending in Check



For the first time in three years, Carmel’s town budget will be kept within the two percent state mandated cap. Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt credited his administration with “sound fiscal management” for keeping spending in check. The $42.3 million sp… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Eight Escape Major House Blaze

Fire Chief: ‘Check your smoke detector batteries’

Emergency responders assist the victim of Tuesday’s fire at 122 Gleneida Avenue in Carmel as fire department personnel check the dwelling after the blaze was extinguished. It was a calamity waiting to happen. Eight residents of a multi- family … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fire Rages in ’Pac’s Olympic Diner



A popular Putnam restaurant was damaged by fire Saturday despite the efforts of some 100 emergency responders from fire companies throughout Putnam and Westchester. The blaze was reported at 2:15 p.m. at the Olympic Diner on Route 6 at Miller Road. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

5th Graders Become Field Study Scientists



With the assistance of parent volunteer Mike Durkin, students Kaylyn Castellanos and Emily Sondej measure gravity found in water. A glorious fall day with golden sunshine and mild temperatures greeted dozens of students last week who ventured to the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Maloney Urges Travel Ban as Ebola Precaution



Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Aviation Subcommittee, has called on President Obama to enact a travel ban from countries affected by the Ebola outbreak, including Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Preparing for Ebola—Just in Case



A case of Ebola would be an extreme rarity in Putnam County, yet officials at Putnam Hospital Center— the county’s sole medical center—are preparing nevertheless, and last Friday conducted a mock drill involving a possible Ebola in… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pregnant Inmate Two Weeks From Delivery



A pregnant inmate at the Putnam Correctional Facility who is due to give birth within the next couple of weeks is posing new concerns for jail staff. Undersheriff Peter Convery and correctional facility administrator Captain Patrick O’Malley b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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