Oliverio Refuses Independence Party Backing



Former Putnam Legislator Sam Oliverio, Democratic candidate for Putnam Valley Supervisor in November, has advised Independence Party officials “thanks but no thanks” when it comes to an endorsement. Oliverio was advised last month that h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Fallen Mountain Hiker Rescued Dramatically By Chopper



The chopper comes to rescue the fallen hiker in a dramatic scene near the Bear Mountain Bridge that consumed rescuers from three counties Sunday morning. See related story, p. 6. A Rockland County man traversing a mountain peak known as Anthony’s Nos… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fireworks in Southeast ‘Picture-Perfect’



An Independence-eve firework’s display in Southeast was deemed to be a great success. Massive crowds estimated at more than 10,000 jammed the Highlands Shopping Center and surrounding roads in Southeast Friday evening for a colorful fireworks d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sparklers on the 4th of July



Mary Jovanka Torres , 10, gleams as her sparklers ignite on the 4th of July. Mary Jovanka Torres never dreamed she would have so much fun with fireworks. The 10 year old Carmel girl had a blast on the 4th of July when her aunt provided her with spar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Summer Music Returns to Hudson River Sunday





The Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce will host its popular Summer Sunset Music Series, kicking off on Sunday, July 12, and running each Sunday through August 23. The series, hosted at the Village of Cold Spring’s Riverfront Bandstand, is n… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Arts on the Lake Hosts Sounds of Aretha Franklin



The sounds of Aretha Franklin will be performed live at Arts on the Lake Friday courtesy of Chicago born Ada Dyer. Dyer was one of the leading cast members in the Broadway production of “The Wiz.” She has also worked side-byside with some of the big… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

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.

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.


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