Big Trucks at the Kent Library



The Kent Public Library will be hosting a “Big Truck and Community Vehicle Day,” on Saturday, July 18th. From 11am-1pm, the Kent Library’s parking lot will be filled with construction trucks from the highway department, a police car, fir… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Scholarships Make Us All Proud



Dear Sir, I thoroughly enjoyed reading your July 2-July 8 edition of The Putnam County Courier which printed the winning entries from your “Scholarship Essay Contest”. The essays were submitted by local graduating seniors. I found these essays to b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Foreclosures Leveling Off In Putnam



For the first time in three years, foreclosures have begun to level off in Putnam County. While 17 additional families have lost their homes in June to foreclosure, upping the year’s total to 81, the June tally matched that of 2014—the f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster to Be Site of Early Childhood Head Start Program & Services



Lead teacher Sabrina Gentile of Carmel cares for infants last week at the Over the Rainbow. Over the Rainbow Early Childcare Center in Brewster has been selected to provide a comprehensive community hub of services and supports for children and their… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Auction Items Needed



The 44th annual Putnam County 4-H Fair is only two weeks away and a call has gone out for items needed for the fair’s Country Living Auction. Organizers expressed hope that donors would come forward with new and nearly new lawn furniture in ad… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Two Young Fishermen Attacked By Minks at Lake Gilead

  Robert Tilford, of this place, and Harry B. Fanton, the young antiquarian of Danbury, Conn., had an exciting adventure at Lake Gilead on Wednesday. The young gentlemen started out on the lake about 4’o’clock in the morning to fish…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



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Carmel Senior Center Expands



George D’Alessandro leads a group of senior citizens in chair exercise in the expanded Carmel Senior Center. The Carmel Senior Center has been enlarged to meet the needs of the community. The center, located on the Donald Smith Governmental Cam… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pataki Blasts Donald Trump for Anti-Mexican Rhetoric



Presidential hopeful and former governor George Pataki has criticized Donald Trump for language used to describe Mexicans. Trump, another Republican seeking the GOP endorsement in next year’s general election, called Mexicans “criminals, rapists and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sixteen to Attend Sheriff Camp



Sixteen children from throughout Putnam County have been selected to attend the NYS Sheriff’s Association summer camp that gets underway next week in upstate Yates County. Sheriff Donald Smith explained that the camp is designed to provide a &… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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