Christmas Spirit Shines Through Storms

Holiday on the Lake a Success Despite Nasty Weather

Lenore Lundberg of Carmel and Dana Sadler sell their wares at the Drew Church Bazaar to benefit the American Cancer Society and the church. The weather outside was positively frightful yet despite a steady rain and bone chilling temperatures, hundred… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Brewster Voters Approve $38.9 Million Referendum



Superintendent of Schools Tim Conway was on cloud nine Tuesday night after the results of a $38.9 million referendum were announced. By a 110 vote margin, residents approved the proposition. The tally, 635 yes votes to 525 no ballots. Conway, who ea… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Officer Saves Two Teens with Narcan



Two teenaged girls who lost consciousness and stopped breathing inside the Putnam Correctional Facility from heroin abuse were revived by jail staff who administered a nasal spray antidote for opioid overdoses. The Putnam Sheriff’s Department … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sam Oliverio Lauded By Putnam Legislature



Legislator Sam Oliverio is presented with a certificate of appreciation from Steve Unger of Southeast, chairman of the Council for People with Disabilities, last week. Putnam Legislator Sam Oliverio has described his 18 year tenure on the county legi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

200 Rally Against NY SAFE Act



Assemblyman Steve Katz gives an impassioned talk against the SAFE Act. Carmel’s Paladin Center was packed when more than 200 gun aficionados met last week to discuss New York’s Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement (SAFE) Act and its… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

No-Shave November for a Cause in Carmel High School



The scruffy staff at CHS prior to their shaving for the first time in a month last week. Fifteen teachers and administrators at Carmel High School took well deserved shaves last week following a month-long respite from the razor. The educational prof… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel High School Kids’ Day Holiday Get-Together Called ‘Best Yet’



Members of the CHS Spanish Club are well represented with their advisor Karin Brenner. The tradition continued Sunday at Carmel High School when for the 35th consecutive year, students and staff opened their school for an old-fashioned holiday get-to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Emergency Service Workers’ Dedication Recognized



Putnam’s 9-1-1 dispatchers are wished a Happy Holiday by County Executive MaryEllen Odell. Commissioner of Emergency Services Adam Stiebeling and Deputy Commissioner Robert Lipton look on. Staff at the Putnam Bureau of Emergency Services 9-1-1 … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Native American Artwork by Fifth Graders Displayed





Tempera Batiks by Kayleigh Kraus, left, and Drew Quesenberry, right. Fifth grade students from Fulmar Road Elementary School created colorful paintings inspired by the distinctive pottery of the Native America tribes of the Southwest. Their work, whi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Traveling Route 6’ Talk at Patterson Library



A presentation on “Traveling Route 6” will be Saturday, January 31, at 1 PM at Patterson Library. In short, travel Route 6 from Cape Cod to California with author Joe Hurley. Hear fascinating stories and see riveting pictures of the peop… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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