Bicycle Riding Ban on Brewster Sidewalks Stalled



Brewster Village officials have decided to slow their pedaling when it comes to initiating a local ordinance banning the riding of bicycles in the downtown business district. At its year end meeting last week, trustees decided that more time was ne… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Brewster Man Charged with Assault



A 19-year-old Brewster man faces felony charges of assault for allegedly stabbing a restaurant worker in Danbury early Sunday. Danbury Police arrested Jay Travis of Brewster Hill Road at 1 a.m. outside the Patty House Restaurant on Ives Street locat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Decorating Winners Announced



John and Theresa Carey are the 2014 winners of the Lake Carmel Park District Holiday House Decorating Contest. The District said: “We would like to express thanks to all the families that participated in this year’s Holiday House Decorati… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Southeast Shoplifter Accused of Assaulting Home Depot Employees



An Orange County woman accused of shoplifting merchandise from Home Depot in Southeast, and then allegedly assaulting two store employees who attempted to prevent her from leaving the place of business, spent Christmas behind bars. The Sheriff&rsquo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pre-Holiday Stove Fire Damages Mahopac Home



Firefighters at the scene of a house fire on Union Valley Road in Mahopac last week. Quick action on the part of firefighters from several communities averted a Christmas calamity for a Mahopac family, when food left on the stove caused a fire at the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

BOCES Superintendent Jim Langlois Honored



BOCES Superintendent James Langlois visits a class on the Yorktown BOCES campus last week after being recognized as NYS Superintendent of the Year. Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES Superintendent James Langlois has called his recognition as New York… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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Sempiternal of never-ending duration : eternal … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trail of Tears for Slain NYC Cops



Above: A line of American flags lines the busy street. Left: A holiday tree adorned with American flags is erected on the steps of the historic Putnam Courthouse. Putnam is a county of first responders—police, fire and EMS—and when two Ne… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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