Sifting Through the Sands of Time

A FATAL WAGER

  A fear years before his death, the Emperor Nicholas of Russia sent a looking glass of rare size and beauty with an embassy to the Emperor of China. The looking glass had to be carried all the way from St. Petersburg to Pekin by human hands. De… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Fatal Metro-North Train Crash Prompts Reform 1 Year Later



This week on Monday was one year since the Metro-North Railroad crash near Spuyten Duyvil in the Bronx that left four dead and 61 injured. The derailment hit particularly close to home here; among those killed was James Lovell of Philipstown in west… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Tora Tora Tora’ Screening at FDR Presidential Library



In commemoration of the 73rd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor the Pare Lorentz Center at the FDR Presidential Library will host a film screening of the 1970 Academy Award winning film TORA! TORA! TORA! at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 7. Th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Giving Thanks



To the Editor, Be thankful for the air you breathe. Be thankful for your health and try to appreciate the function you might still have left and not grieve for what is lost. Be thankful for family, friends and whatever is your job in life, whether … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Tis the Season: Holiday on the Lake!



Nine year olds Anthony Briante and Rachel Morais, both from Carmel, decorate one of the holiday trees along the Gleneida lakeshore last Saturday. The weather was perfect—clear and cold—when a small army of volunteers decorated 80 holiday … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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