Mahopac Teachers Start Off 2015 With New Contract



It was a long time in coming, but the Mahopac Teachers Association and the Board of Education have agreed to a new contract. The five year pact affecting some 450 educators that is retroactive to 2013 extends through the 2017-2018 school year. The a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

County Launches Internship Program



Winter may be in full swing but county officials have already begun thinking about next summer. County Executive MaryEllen Odell this week encouraged high school, college and graduate students to apply for paid and unpaid summer internship opportuni… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

The Burglar is Abroad

  Walter B. Dickerman, president of the New York Stock Exchange, reported to the New Rochelle police on December 27 that burglars had entered the farm house on his premises at Quaker Ridge, New Mamaroneck, and had stolen a large amount of proper… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Dovecote a small compartmented raised house or box for domestic pigeons, a settled or harmonious group or organization … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Former Gov. Mario Cuomo Dies; Announcement in Putnam Recalled



Top: Cuomo and Putnam’s top Democrats of the 1980s and their spouses….Kent Supervisor Anthony Cazzari (left), Democratic Chair Bob Bennett and Frank Militano of Lake Carmel. Here’s a little known fact most people don’t know: Former Gov… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Crossroads 312 Public Hearing Scheduled



A large crowd is expected to be on hand Jan. 22 when the Southeast Town Board conducts a public hearing regarding a zoning change on the Crossroads 312 project. JPH Development Corporation hopes to erect a four story, 100 room hotel plus four small … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Veterans Exemption Adopted by Mahopac Board of Education



The Mahopac School District has become the latest to adopt a veterans’ tax exemption, providing relief for those who served in time of war. School trustees unanimously approved the measure last month allowing qualified vets to receive breaks on thei… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature Picks Leaders



Ginny Nacerino and Carl Albano will lead the Putnam Legislature in 2015. The Putnam County Legislature conducted its organizational meeting Tuesday evening before a small gathering at the historic Putnam Courthouse. Except for three members of the me… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Three Kings Day is a Great Success



Paula Mora assists toddlers as they create their drawings. Putnam County’s first Three Kings celebration was a tremendous success when dozens of children joined by their parents and grandparents crowded into the Studio Around the Corner in Brew… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Influenza: An Epidemic in NY



Cases of the flu in New York State have almost doubled in just a week. It’s a national epidemic and the worst part of the season has yet to arrive. The Centers for Disease Control Friday declared it a plague nationwide. “It’s running rampant,” said … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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