Messinger Places at State Wrestling Meet



ALBANY – Putnam Valley High School’s 170-pound sectional champ Willie Messinger won twice at the New York State wrestling championships over the weekend, earning a berth in the Division II state semifinals and placing among the top five…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Putnam Valley Boys’ Basketball Season Ends



WHITE PLAINS – The rally was fantastic, the spirit was alive, and the Putnam Valley High School boys’ basketball team nearly pulled off the comeback of a lifetime. Nearly. The Tigers started off in a 17-3 hole and couldn’t come back, and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Haldane Boys Win Second Consecutive Basketball Crown



Ryan McCollum beats a Tuckahoe defender at the County Center. Haldane plays again Tuesday in more tourney action in Newburgh. WHITE PLAINS – They knew it was going to be tough. They expected it to be tough. But in the end, they also expected to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Dominant Haldane Girls Do It Again



The Lady Blue Devils celebrate their second consecutive sectional title on Saturday. WHITE PLAINS – Two in a row, eight out of 12, 21 out of 30. Arguably the most dominant high school girls’ basketball program in the area, the top-seeded Haldan… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Roof clearing is dangerous business



Photo By Eric GrossPhil Chontos of Carmel uses great care when shoveling this roof last week and removing 8-inches of ice from gutters. Three people suffered injuries last week while attempting to clear snow and ice from rooftops.One man was injured … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Edward Cardinal Egan remembered for his warmth



Photo By Tina Grant Senior reporter Eric Gross, celebrating his 50th anniversary of reporting on news and events throughout Putnam County this year, chats with Edward Cardinal Egan in 2003 at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster. Edward Cardinal E… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Irish eyes smile in Mahopac

Thousands watch huge annual parade

Grand marshals Bernie Cummins (left) and Peggy Grant congratulate each other. Photo/Eric Gross Even the luck of the Irish couldn’t sway Mother Nature Sunday when a spring like morning with golden sunshine and temperatures climbing into the 40’s quick… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fire damages home on Lake Mahopac



Firefighter and former Mahopac Falls FD Chief Ann Link carries the frightened cat to a waiting veterinarian’s ambulance. Photo by Eric Gross. A fire heavily damaged a home on Lake Mahopac Tuesday afternoon despite the efforts of dozens of firefight… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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