Akzo Nobel is a Good Neighbor



Inside the upper floor of the old firehouse, Ed Durkee enjoys showing Akzo Nobel director Dan Steinhauer a series of life-like puppets created by Mary Schrieber for a special show that drew rave reviews earlier this month. Akzo Nobel, a Dutch multina… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Mahopac Public Library Budget Vote And Trustee Election Info



Mahopac Public Library will submit its 2015-2016 Budget to registered Mahopac Central School District residents for a vote on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The budget vote will take place at the Library, 668 Route 6 in Mahopac, from 6:00 am until 9:00 pm. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

E-Cigarettes & Youth, Marriage Headed for Disaster




Allen Beals is the Commissioner of Health for the Putnam County Department of Health. Alarm bells have been going off with the recent report from Centers for Disease Control (CDC) about youth tobacco use. While traditional cigarette usage is down alm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cyclists Must Follow Same Rules of the Road as Motorists



To the Editor: Most cyclists are not aware that they are subject to the same Rules of the Road as motorists. This means that they are required to obey traffic signals and speed laws, yield right of way to other vehicles as prescribed by DMV rules, o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

In Wake of Indian Point Fire, Move Pipeline Route



To the Editor: This Saturday’s transformer fire at the Indian Point Energy Center is a reminder that we must be extremely vigilant with safety protections and oversight at this facility. Over the past few months, I have actively opposed the si… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tuesday is School Election Day Across Putnam



Residents in each of Putnam’s six school districts will be going to the polls next Tuesday, May 19, to ballot on school budgets for the 2015- 16 school year in addition to electing trustees to various Boards of Education. Each of the county’s school… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time



  The Albany Argus asks what is to become of the amended Constitution, which by the obstructive course of the Radicals in the Senate, was denied a submission to the people, in any form, or at any election, general or special? The nest Legislatur… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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Fire at Indian Point Spurs Debate Over Power Plant



Governor Andrew M. Cuomo briefs reporters the day after a fire broke out on Saturday evening. A transformer fire at the Indian Point Energy Center’s Unit 3 Saturday night has prompted widespread concern about the nuclear center and its two reactors, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Foreclosures Remain High



Foreclosures remain a concern in Putnam County since 49 families have lost their homes to foreclosure judgments since January 1. County Clerk Michael Bartolotti released his monthly report last week indicating 10 judgments were docketed in April whi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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