Mahopac Bank Branches Scammed



Two branches of the Tompkins Mahopac National Bank were scammed by an East Fishkill resident who allegedly used counterfeit checks to steal more than $3,500. State Police last week reported the arrest of Byron Kempson, 29, in connection with the thi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Dutchess Man Dies From Injuries in Southeast Crash



A Dutchess County man who had been facing a variety of charges stemming from a serious three vehicle personal injury crash in Southeast a week ago has died of his injuries at Danbury Hospital. William Carey, 61, of Poughquag, was traveling northboun… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Youth Awards Dinner Reservations Due



Interested in attending an event highlighting Putnam’s outstanding young people? Next Friday, March 20 is the deadline to make a reservation for next month’s 30th annual Youth Awards dinner at the Putnam County Golf Course on Hill Street… 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 […]

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Irish Eyes Smile in Mahopac



Grand marshals Bernie Cummins (left) and Peggy Grant congratulate each other. 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 40s quickly returned … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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