Putnam Deserves Gold Standard of Emergency Services



To the Editor: Emergency preparedness has taken on a whole new meaning in recent years. It is no longer just about fire protection service. It is also about natural disasters and homeland security. It is about our schools where massacres are taking… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Crossroads in Southeast



Dear Editor: Jobs are needed in Southeast. Economic development is needed in Southeast. Tax relief is needed in Southeast. The proposed Crossroads 312 project will positively contribute to all these needs for Southeast and beyond! In the coming da… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Thanks on Rocco



I would like to sincerely thank your wonderful senior reporter, Eric Gross and the editor of the Putnam County Courier for making “Rocco’s” (See http:// www.putnamcountycourier.com/news/2015-01-15/ Front_Page/Rocco_Gets_a_ New_Leas… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Serino to Open Constituent Office in Putnam Valley



Residents in Kent, Philipstown and Putnam Valley who desire to meet with or discuss issues with their state senator won’t have far to travel. State Senator Sue Serino, who won election last November by defeating incumbent Terry Gipson, will be openi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

The ungrateful farmer

  The Pawling Chronicle printed the following letter from A.J Woudwin: The benevolent milk companies have done so much to befriend and encourage the farmers, and who have made so many a sacrifice on behalf of the farmer, to promote his interests… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Palinode an ode or song recanting or retracting something in an earlier poem; a formal retraction … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Town Board Organizes for 2015



The Carmel Town Board has organized for the new year. Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt reappointed Councilman Frank Lombardi as his deputy supervisor and members of the town council—John Lupinacci, Suzi McDonough, Jonathan Schneider and Lombardi&mda… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From the Chamber

Former Chairman Zacotinsky Honored As Mahopac-Carmel Businessperson of the Year

Bill Zacotinsky, of East Road Motors in Carmel, named Businessperson of the Year by the Greater Mahopac-Carmel Chamber of Commerce, with his wife Pam on Tuesday evening. The Greater Mahopac-Carmel Chamber of Commerce has named as Businessperson of th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tendy Calls for Dr. King Addition to Mt. Rushmore



Putnam Valley Supervisor Robert Tendy, an adjunct professor at Marist College in Poughkeepsie and a local attorney, is calling for a bust of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to be added to Mt. Rushmore. Tendy’s comments came Sunday in an e… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

7th Grader Annie Sullivan Tops Brewster’s Got Talent Competition



Annie Sullivan and her family are presented with a $1,000 check following the weekend event. Annie Sullivan, a 12-yearold seventh grader at the Henry Wells Middle School, brought the house down during her rendition of “Defying Gravity” fr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.