Where’s the Hotel?



To the Editor, Location, location. Where is it? Mr. Lefler’s new hotel in Southeast will be “in the vicinity of the Highland Shopping Center,” you say. Does that mean to the west of 84 and north of the present 312? Or to the south… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Energy Gas Pipeline Expansion Receives OK



Despite opposition from local political leaders as well as scores of area residents, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved a $972 million expansion of the controversial Algonquin pipeline. Spectra Energy wants to enlarge its … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From the Chamber

Trailblazer Awards Bring Out The Business Crowd

The Putnam County business community once again celebrated its growing stature in style at Villa Barone this past February 26, honoring 38 nominees and giving local business men and women a chance to shine in front of their peers. Nearly 250 people … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

THE MAD CITY



  The New York City Papers are belaboring the “City Fathers” at a dreadful rate of account of the filthy and sickening condition of the streets. The whole city is said to be ranking and steaming with filth, mud, garbage, and pestilen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Folderol a useless ornament or accessory : trifle; nonsense … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature Makes Appointments



Putnam legislators conducted some housecleaning chores last week by appointing a number of residents to boards and committees. By unanimous votes, Karl Rohde, Gil Tarbox, James Hoffman, Peter Pennelle, James Gilchrist and Vincent Favale were appoint… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature Praises Small Business



Legislator Ginny Nacerino and Bill Nulk, President of the Putnam Chambers of Commerce, at last week’s meeting of the Putnam Legislature. Describing small business as the “single most important segment of our free enterprise system and the backb… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Restaurant Week Kicks Off in Putnam



Libby Pataki joins Jim Caldas, President of Putnam Hospital Center and Rich Parent at a kick off luncheon in Southeast Tuesday. Got those winter doldrums? Time to get out and enjoy a lovely lunch or a sumptuous dinner at one of Putnam’s many re… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Eagle Scout Headen Installs Bookshelves at Brewster Library



Nick Headen and his fellow scouts install new shelving at the Brewster Public Library last Friday afternoon as part of the scout’s Eagle Project. Nick Headen remembered attending the Brewster Library as a small child and observing dilapidated b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Woman Drives Into Plaza



A Brewster woman pulling into a popular Western Connecticut shopping plaza wrecked not only her car but a cheese and wine specialty shop last week when her foot slipped off the brake pedal and hit the gas. Police in Ridgefield said Linda Rost, 68, w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]


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