Suggestions for Kent



I do not live in the Town of Kent but I was impressed with your article last week about the Supervisor there turning down over $7,000 in pay raises for herself which she was entitled to. We need more of our elected officials in all levels of governm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Problems With E-Cigs



To the Editor: In response to the announcement printed in the May 14 Edition, E-Cigarette Restrictions Approved In Putnam, I say “Bravo.” As a Nicotine Addiction and Dependence Treatment Specialist, e-cigarettes cause many problems, of which many a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Levy Wins Republican Party Endorsement



Above: Legislators Ginny Nacerino, Joseph Castellano and Barbara Scuccimarra were endorsed for reelection by the Putnam Republican Committee at its convention Thursday evening in Mahopac. Putnam District Attorney Adam Levy has received the backing of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hydrant Flushing Continues in the Hamlet of Carmel



Hydrant flushing throughout the hamlet of Carmel continues this week and town officials are reminding the public that consumers may experience several temporary effects during the procedure. Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt said when the flushing occurs t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Phone Glitch Resolved Early Monday



A major phone outage that knocked out local service throughout eastern Putnam County for most of the day Sunday and interfered with calls being made to emergency services providers was resolved early Monday. Customers with 225 or 228 exchanges as we… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Each Day 600,000,000,000,000 Bacteria Are Sent into the City



  Health Commissioner Darlington has resumed his campaign for pure milk and says he will not relax his efforts to protect the children from bacteria until cold weather returns. Dr. Darlington says: That a quart of milk which contains no more tha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Dauntless resolute especially in the face of danger or difficulty : fearless, undaunted … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Proposed Tolls at NY-Conn. Border Upset Local Lawmakers



A proposal to introduce tolls along interstates at the New York-Connecticut border by lawmakers in the Constitution State is being met with fierce opposition from officials in Putnam County. A bill introduced in the Connecticut Legislature calls for… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Observes Police Memorial Week



Above: Three scholarship winners include Annie Ruvulo, Michael McDonald and Joe Charbonneau. The trio is congratulated by FOP President Kevin Sheil (right) and by the founder and President-emeritus of the local FOP chapter James O’Neill. Eight … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam to Receive $627,000 Grant to Fight Heroin Abuse



The deaths of young people from heroin and opiate abuse are all too common in Putnam County, and a new grant could help fight that. Through the efforts of the Communities that Care Coalition and its co-chair Kristin McConnell, the county has been aw… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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