Retired Sheriff’s Investigator charged with police brutality

By Eric Gross

Retired Sheriff’s Investigator Pat Castaldo finds himself on the wrong side of the law after being indicted Friday on charges that he attacked a shackled prisoner after the alleged bank robber grabbed for a fellow officer’s gun.Castaldo was charged … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Car destroyed by fire during Sunday’s storm



Carmel firefighters attack the blaze in horrid weather conditions. Photo/Eric Gross A Buick sedan was burned to a crisp late Sunday afternoon during winter’s latest blast from Mother Nature.The vehicle caught fire on Glenvue Drive in Carmel when auth… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Activities canceled due to pending storm



The relentless winter of 2015 continues with another round of frozen precipitation forecast for late Tuesday afternoon and evening.Due to the pending ice and snow, a number of activities and events have been cancelled.The Putnam Legislature’s regula… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

UPDATE: More closings announced due to weather

Brewster, Carmel, Mahopac, Putnam Valley closed

8:45 am update:More schools have been forced to close today due to the weather.The Putnam Valley School District is the latest to cancel classes for Wednesday along with the Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES.Other closings include: St. Lawrence O’To… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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