Testimony for Maloney



To the Editor, Now that the misleading and negative discourse that too often characterizes political campaigns has diminished, I would like to offer a bit of a personal and positive testimony to the exemplary job that Congressman Sean Patrick Malon… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Election Signals New Direction



Dear Editor, As a teenage Republican, I was very happy with the 2014 midterm elections results. The Republican Party has secured at least 52 Senate Seats, expanded the majority in the House of Representatives to the largest margin since 1930, picke… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Question for Americans



What did you do for Freedom today? A Marine on Guadalcanal. Through a hail of lead and jungle hell, Crept out to a wounded pal; And he dragged him back through the slime and muck, Then, with never a thought of rest, Back over that deadly route he we… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Seeing the Crater

  Two American girls not long ago determined to ascend to the crater of Vesuvius and, according to the statement of an Englishman who wrote immediately a full account of the matter to the “London Times,” narrowly escaped. Not falling… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Grant Sought to Upgrade Putnam Park



The Emerald Association of Putnam County is joining forces with county government in seeking a grant to purchase materials for the replacement of stages and an antiquated public address system at the Putnam Veterans Memorial Park in Kent. By a unani… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Forum for Veterans’ Concerns



Putnam’s Director of Veterans Affairs Karl Rohde, a former county and New York State VFW Commander, addresses last year’s forum in Carmel. The Putnam Veterans Task Force is concerned about the many veterans residing in the county’s … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

County Wraps Up Deskovic Case



With little fanfare, the Putnam Legislature has closed the multi-million dollar Jeffrey Deskovic case. A federal jury awarded the Peekskill man $40 million for a terrible injustice after finding that a former Putnam Sheriff’s Department invest… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From the Chamber

Film Commission Working To Bring Movie Shoots To Putnam

The Putnam County Television and Film Commission has begun working on an effort to attract production companies to the area, capitalizing on our proximity to New York City, the beauty and charm of our downtowns, and the workforce available to help m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Farmer’s Market Ends For Season November 22



Sharon and Kazuo Nakazato of Brewster enjoy the pickles sold by Matty Dresibath. Tee-shirts, flip-flops and shorts have been replaced with sweatshirts and jackets yet the expanded Brewster Farmer’s Market, which opened for its 20th season last … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New Historian Sarah Johnson Takes Over for Denis Castelli



Putnam County’s new historian Sarah Johnson has hit the ground running. Sarah Johnson realizes she has big shoes to fill by succeeding the late Denis Castelli as Putnam County Historian. Johnson, who was appointed to the part-time position last… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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