Youth Fishing Day at Lake Gleneida



The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced that it will host a youth fishing day at Lake Gleneida in Carmel on Saturday, June 6. The event is being cosponsored by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Section One Football Schedules



Well, there was a bit of a wait but the Section One high school football schedules were finalized two weeks ago. The hold-up? Our Lady of Lourdes High School in Poughkeepsie was bumped up from Class B to Class A as a result of its private, parochial… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Child’s Play Teaches Value of Writing for Youngsters



Groups of children enjoy the performance. Kindergarten, first and second graders at the John F. Kennedy Elementary School in Brewster experienced their own writing come to life last week when the Child’s Play Touring Theater visited Putnam County. Th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Adam Levy Makes It Official



Adam Levy addresses the crowd Friday announcing his intention to seek reelection. Applauding the announcement are his mom, Judge Judy, his daughter, Sarah, and former Chief ADA Christopher York.Photo by Eric Gross. Judge Judy Scheindlin is one of the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Truck fire snarls traffic on I-84



Photo by Eric Peters An out-of-state 18-wheeler caught fire on I-84 in Southeast early Monday resulting in massive traffic jams.Brewster FD personnel extinguished the inferno. A tractor trailer rig headed eastbound on I-84 in Southeast caught fire Mo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hero dog saves blind woman’s life



A service dog owned by a legally blind Brewster woman has been credited with saving her life by throwing himself in front of an oncoming mini-school bus Monday, and taking the brunt of the impact. Brewster Village Police were summoned to the in… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.