PCSB Acquires CMS Bancorp for $25 Million



The Putnam County Savings Bank is expanding. The lending institution consisting of 10 branches in Putnam, northern Westchester, southern Dutchess and Rockland counties has acquired the CMS Bancorp group for $25 million subject to approval of federal… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

St. Lawrence O’Toole Church Prepares for the Next 100 Years with Expansion



The First Mass entrance at St. Lawrence on Sunday. St, Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster is ready for the next 100 years following a $3.6 million renovation and expansion of the century old house of worship. Last summer, the church closed to make w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Parents Revolt on State Testing, Hundreds Opt Out



There were hundreds of empty seats across Putnam County on Tuesday as students refused to take the New York English Language Arts exam, the first of six days of required testing. The New York State Education Department has repeatedly warned of conse… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sale of Small Fireworks Legalized Across Putnam



Putnam lawmakers have legalized the sale of small fireworks across the county despite objections from fire and EMS officials. Last November, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law a chapter of the Laws of 2014 strengthening safety provisions for the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Roger Ailes Named One of 35 Most Powerful in Media



Roger and Elizabeth Ailes last week in New York City. Roger Ailes, of Garrison, has again been named to The Hollywood Reporter’s list of the 35 Most Powerful People in NY Media. Ailes is the chairman and CEO of Fox News. Those on the list were hailed… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Son Killed, Father Injured in Lake Carmel Accident



Pieces of a demolished Chevy pick-up are found along Towners Road Monday evening. A 44-year-old man is dead while his 67-year-old father remains in intensive care at the Westchester Medical Center following a bad crash Monday evening in Lake Carmel. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fatal Route 684 Crash Snarls Traffic



Police and EMS at the scene of Tuesday’s fatal crash on Route 684 in Southeast. A fatal crash Tuesday evening on Route 684 in Southeast snarled traffic along the heavily traveled interstate for hours—backing up vehicles for more than 15 m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The April Death of Two Presidents



  At Hyde Park, New York, on April 15, 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt was laid to rest at his beloved family home. On the very same day eighty years earlier in 1865, President Abraham Lincoln breathed his last in a rooming house across th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Confirmation of New EMS Commissioner Stalled



Putnam County legislators agreed Monday that Tony Sutton had seen it all during his years in the emergency services community, and the licensed paramedic was the man for the job as Putnam’s new Commissioner of Emergency Services. However, beca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac’s New Super Calls for Unity



Dennis Creedon is animated when meeting his new constituents. Mahopac’s new Superintendent of Schools Dennis Creedon wants greater Mahopac to unite behind its schools. Creedon met his constituency last Thursday evening at a Meet and Greet at the Maho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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