Foreclosures Remain a Concern in New Year



The numbers are alarming: Four hundred seventyseven foreclosure actions took place in Putnam County last year, down from the record 551 actions occurring in 2013. While the numbers have declined by 74, foreclosure judgments – or persons actual… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Board of Elections to Host Distribution of Water and Ice



Putnam County government and the New York State Electric and Gas Company are teaming up to improve the county’s emergency event planning and response efforts by creating a municipal dry ice and water distribution center at the Putnam Board of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Distemper to throw out of order … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

a forgetful bridegrom

  An absent minded gentleman in St. Paul, Minn., Recently applied to the county clerk for a marriage license. “What’s the bride’s name?,” asked the Official. The Bridegroom paused, coughed, stuttered, sneezed, blew his no… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Perspective

The Root of the Matter

  Winston Churchill wrote and spoke millions of words, but he admired those who could quickly get to the essence of an argument. He once said: “Anything worthwhile can be put on one side of a page.” Throughout his life, one of Churc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Members Appointed to Putnam Fire Advisory Board



Now that the Putnam County Fire Advisory Board has been reinstated, county lawmakers last week appointed members to the panel that will develop, promote and administer a plan for the mobilization of fire department equipment and personnel as well as… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Interviewing Workshop at East Fishkill Library



The East Fishkill Community Library is pleased to offer a free workshop presented by Dutchess One Stop. Meghan Heady-Amara from Dutchess One Stop will present a free workshop on Interviewing Skills Workshop on Tuesday February 17, from 4:30-6pm in t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Roses: The Flower of Love



Diane Farrell (right) and Siobhan Pratt arrange Valentine’s Day roses at the Carmel Flower Shop, among 6,000 roses to be prepared across the county. Some are corny, others are cute, and roses are the order of the week! Roses are red-violets ar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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