Strong winds and heavy rains KO power



Thousands of Putnam residents awakened to darkened homes this morning as the result of torrential rains and strong winds.Trees were uprooted and snapped utility lines in Putnam Lake, Southeast, Patterson, Kent, Putnam Valley and Philipstown.Utility … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Severely neglected dog abandoned at Fahnestock State Park



A small white terrier dog has been found abandoned at Fahnestock State Park.SPCA Chief Ken Ross reported the discovery of the three to four year old Maltese mix Monday. It had been left inside a plastic crate at the Pelton Pond women’s restroom.Ross… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kirsten Gillibrand Visits Community Action Program



NY Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visits the CAP office in Brewster Monday and assists volunteers Nasheta Moman and Rosemary Decatur stocking holiday bags with food for the needy. U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited the Putnam Community Action Prog… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Season’s first snowstorm cancels school and events across county

I-84 closed to commercial traffic as storm advances

Route 84 has been closed to commercial traffic in the wake of the pending storm. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced this morning that the highway which runs east to west across parts of  Putnam, Dutchess and Orange counties, connecting Connecticut and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.