Methodist Church Holiday Bazaar



Drew United Methodist Church on Gleneida Ave. in Carmel is holding its annual Holiday Bazaar and luncheon on Saturday, Dec. 6th, from 9 am to 3 pm. The Bazaar will feature new gift items, gift baskets, homemade crafts, holiday greens, a visit from S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Say No to Unfunded Mandates



To the Editor, Budget season is a trying time for any community. This year, Putnam Valley was no exception, like the rest of our state; we’re placed in a position to run our town on a state-mandated 1.56% budget cap. The State thinks we should… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Senior Thanksgiving Traditions Continue



Above: “Here gramps… have a piece of pie!” Anthony Briante Jr. offers his grandparents, Anthony and Pamela Briante desert at the luncheon last week. At Right: Jo Lomoriello of Carmel receives a special hello from her grandson, Thom… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature to Vote on Styrofoam Container Ban



The Putnam Legislature will vote next week on whether or not to ban polystyrene foam disposable food service containers used by county governmental agencies such as the Office for Senior Resources. Before a meeting of the Rules Committee chaired by … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

A Sea Monster

  The strange animal killed near Eastport, Maine, has been on exhibition in that city during the past two weeks. This animal, part fish and part beast, is over thirty feet in length, and girths twenty-one feet. It has one enormous dorsal fin, tw… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Collywobbles pain in the abdomen and especially in the stomach : bellyache … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Naval Junior Reserves Training is One of America’s Finest



Top: A troop is ordered into formation. Abovet: Lt. Col. Roger Gross, USAF (ret) salutes as he enters the inspection. At Left: The cadets salute Old Glory. Since 2000 the Brewster High School NJROTC, Naval Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps, has … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Seven Injured, One Critically, in Brewster Route 22 Crash



Brewster Fire Chief Bill Reig, still reeling from a double fatal crash on Route 22 the week before last, pulled up to the scene of a second serious crash last Thursday afternoon at the intersection of Routes 6 and 22 and feared the worst. Two vehicl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Putnam as a Motion Picture Capital?



If New York’s former First Lady and the county’s current Director of Tourism Libby Pataki has her way, Putnam County may become a hotspot for the motion picture and television industry. Pataki met with members of the county Legislature&r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Middle Schoolers Spearhead Tobacco Prevention



Members of the Henry Wells Middle School Reality Check Club under the direction of teacher Daria Pascale meet with Makeda James last week. Putnam County’s new representative for POW’R Against Tobacco stopped off at the Henry Wells Middle … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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