Putnam Symphony Orchestra to Perform Holiday Classics



The Putnam Symphony Orchestra will perform a holiday show on Sunday. The Putnam Symphony Orchestra will open its 38th season with a performance on Sunday, November 23, at 3 p.m. The performance will take place at the Brewster High School Performing A… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Paint Study Workshop at Front Street Gallery



The Front Street Gallery in Patterson will be hosting an “Intensive Acrylic Painting Study” with Susu Pianchupattana. Participants will learn to mix colors, as well as various painting techniques and paint experimentation. Starting in D… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Maloney’s Staff Needs Improvement



To The Editor: Brendan Corrigan’s letter in the November 13th edition of the Courier heaps praise on Rep. Sean Maloney’s Congressional staff. My experience with them last summer convinced me that they deserve little if any praise. As many Cold Spri… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Outdoor Heritage at Risk Unless ‘Lame Duck’ Congress Acts



To the Editor: Tens of thousands of acres of New York State farms, forests, working lands and scenic open spaces will be forever lost unless Congress makes permanent a bipartisan tax incentive for conservation before the end of the year. Scenic la… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Perspective

Looking Forward to the Next Four Years

The vote of confidence that I was fortunate enough to receive from the voters of Putnam County on Election Night was humbling. The results sent the clear message that the work my administration has done over the past three years is appreciated by th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Words of Wisdom

  Hatred is blind as well as love. Man is more than constitutions. The greatest pleasure of life is love. Light cares speak, great ones are dumb. Hate no one — hate their vices, not themselves. Approve thy friend privately, commend them publ… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Bijou 1 :a small dainty usually ornamental piece of delicate workmanship : jewel 2 :something delicate, elegant, or highly prized … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Vets Task Force Meeting Addresses Local Officials



Two veterans from Putnam Lake listen to the testimony. Ken Sterling and Fred Shipman served their country with great distinction. The Putnam Veterans Task Force is concerned for the many veterans residing in the county’s six towns and three vil… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Elections Commissioners Croft, Scannapieco Reappointed



Putnam County’s two Elections Commissioners—Cathy Croft and Anthony Scannapieco—were reappointed Tuesday night by members of the county Legislature. Croft, the Democratic Commissioner and Scannapieco, the GOP Commissioner, received… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Foreclosures Still a Big Concern in County



Three hundred seventy four foreclosure actions have taken place in Putnam County for the first ten months of the year. While the numbers are high, they fall below last year’s 438 foreclosures reported for the same January-October period. Deput… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.