An Ode to Brewster Softball



To the Editor: For the past several weeks, I have enjoyed watching the Brewster High School Varsity Girls’ Softball Team play against teams such as Arlington, Harrison, Rye, Lakeland and Mahopac. They are phenomenal. Amazing. The power pitchin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Stroke Awareness in Putnam



To the Editor: For those of your readers who may not know, May was American Stroke Month. As the #5 killer of all Americans, stroke also leads the United States as the #1 cause of disability. To put that in perspective, every 40 seconds someone has … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Perspective

Swimming Precautions for All This Summer, Including the Young and Fit


Allen Beals is the Commissioner of Health for the Putnam County Health Department. Summertime is here and that means hot weather, picnics and countless other ways to enjoy the great outdoors. One summer favorite is swimming. Whether you are relaxing … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A RAILROAD CRASH MUCH PROPERTY DESTROYED BY COLLISION AT CROTON FALLS. NO LIVES WERE LOST



  Marvelous escape from death and injury of Railroad men on the Harlem Road on Monday evening last. Kindling wood made plenty. Conductor Hanna’s train arrived at this station on time at 10:45 Monday evening, and according to the usual cus… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



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Assemblywoman Suzi McDonough?



Suzi McDonough has kicked off an exploratory campaign for the State Assembly. Carmel Councilwoman Suzi McDonough is considering a new title on January 1, 2017, and last week kicked off an exploratory campaign to seek the State Assembly seat being vac… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

I-684 Weekend Detour



Motorists using Route 684 in Putnam County will experience some inconvenience this weekend due to road maintenance. The New York State DOT reported Tuesday that the northbound Exit 9E ramp on Interstate 684 that connects Route 84 eastbound will be c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New EMS Commissioner Meets the Troops



Tony Sutton (center) is greeted by members of the county’s emergency services community including: William Walters, Justyn Lewis, Jeff Bergstrom, Charles Eberhart, Deputy Emergency Services Coordinator Ken Clair and Jon Favreau. Tony Sutton cal… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature Stands Firm on Sutton Appointment



Tony Sutton will remain as Putnam County’s “Acting Commissioner” of Emergency Services. At Tuesday evening’s meeting of the Putnam Legislature, the lawmakers refused to confirm Sutton’s appointment on a permanent basis until a laws… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster School Reassigns Principals



Two veteran principals employed in the Brewster School District will have new assignments when the new school year begins in September. Frank Zamperlin, Principal of the C.V. Starr Intermediate School, and Robin Young, Principal of the John F. Kenne… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.