Creative Brewster 5th Graders Win Big At Olympics Visual Arts Competition



Julia Riofrio, a 10 year old fifth grader and her teacher, Danielle Scalera, check out one of the gold medal winning entries. Fifteen students enrolled in a creative arts class at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster have done their school,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Intruder Shot To Death In Mahopac

Victim Grabs Gun In Struggle

A 50-year-old woman, attacked in her home by a former domestic partner, was able to grab the assailant’s gun during a struggle and fire repeatedly at and kill the attacker. The woman will not face any charges in what is clearly a case of self-defens… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Sutton Appointed As Acting Emergency Services Commissioner



Acting Commissioner Tony Sutton receives congratulations from Rick Tofte while Interim Commissioner Robert Lipton looks on. Tony Sutton is Putnam County’s Acting Commissioner of Emergency Services. The decision to confirm the appointment made b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Four Sheriff’s Patrol Boats To Be Christened at Veterans Park



Four patrol boats operated by the Putnam Sheriff’s Department will be christened this evening (Thursday) at a ceremony held at the Putnam Veterans Memorial Park in Kent. The launches will be named in memory of four Putnam County heroes represe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

EMS Providers Cry ‘Help!’



An exceptionally large number of 911 calls requesting ambulance service to assisted living facilities, nursing homes, rehabilitation treatment centers and senior housing complexes is draining the resources of volunteer emergency services providers t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Amtrak Crash Renews Safety Concerns



NTSB Recorder Specialist Cassandra Johnson works with officials on the scene of the Derailment in Philadelphia, PA. An Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia Tuesday night, killing seven passengers and injuring more than 200 others was reportedly… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mother’s Day Buddhist Ceremony Draws Huge Crowd to Monastery



The baby Buddhas are led to the bathing rite. Summer like weather attracted huge crowds to the Chuang Yen Monastery in Kent Cliffs Sunday to help celebrate Mother’s Day in a special way. A garden party and Bathing Budda ceremony along with a Grand Li… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Power Utility Work Is All in the Family; Michelle Hicks Wins Prestigious Honor



Carmel’s own Con Edison family is shown here. Michelle Hicks, the third generation to work for the company, recently received a prestigious award for her service. Front, left to right: Ronald Hicks, Michelle’s father; Muriel Hicks, Michelle&rsq… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hot Cakes And Bacon To Kick Off Putnam’s Row Of Honor



The appetizing aroma of bacon and pancakes will once again fill the Carmel Veterans Hall Saturday as dozens of people attend a fund raising breakfast to kick off Putnam’s Row of Honor celebration. The Row of Honor—placing of American fla… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

David Gordon Debuts 2nd Novel



Middle School Social Studies teacher, David W. Gordon, will speak about his 2nd novel – An Absence of Faith – at Mahopac Public Library on Thursday, June 4 at 7:00 pm. Gordon’s latest novel has been described “thrilling, romantic a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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