Rains Fail to Hamper Spirit at Mahopac Fire Department Parade



  Mother Nature failed to cooperate yet last Thursday’s Mahopac Fire Department parade drew large crowds to the Route 6 corridor for the annual event. Twenty-one fire departments and a dozen marching bands from throughout the Putnam- Westc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Tempers Flare As Legislators Discuss Police Consolidation

Police Consolidation

The only thing missing were the boxing gloves! Putnam Deputy County Executive Bruce Walker duked it out with Carmel Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt last Wednesday night at a meeting of the Putnam Legislature’s Protective Services Committee when th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Missing Teen with Autism Found



Updated maps pinpointing the rugged terrain are checked out at 1 a.m. moments before the search is called off due to dangerous conditions. A massive search for an autistic teenager involving more than 200 paid and volunteer professionals ended Friday… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Community College Tab is $3 Million



Students attending Dutchess Community College will be forking over an additional $160 a year starting in September but the tuition remains a bargain. Full-time students attending one of DCC’s campuses in Wappingers Falls or Poughkeepsie—the college … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rub-a-dub-dub at Doggie Wash



The tail says it all as ‘Max’ prefers to smell like a dog yet volunteers Sherri Donovan of Baldwin Place and Renee Diaz of Brewster have other ideas when giving the pooch, who resides in Putnam Valley, a bath. ‘Max’ was adopte… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Leah Cecchini Benefits From Guglielmo Golf Outing



Geniene Guglielmo gives Leah Cecchini a hand with a golf club as her mom, Jennifer, and little brother Mikey, look on. Leah Cecchini is the bravest seven-year-old you would ever want to meet. In October 2013, just after starting kindergarten at the M… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

More Photos From The Mahopac Fire Department Parade



Top Left: The Mahopac Falls FD is represented by its 1930s’ vintage Mack truck. Top Right: The Mahopac FD leads the parade. Bottom Left: The sounds of music reverberate along Route 6. Middle: The Brewster Fire Department receives applause. Abov… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cops Run Ragged Investigating Crashes



Top: Carmel FD and Carmel Volunteer Ambulance Corps personnel use the Jaws of Life to extricate the victim of a two vehicle crash on Route 6 Friday afternoon. Photo by Eric Gross. Left: A large truck jackknifes on Route 84 in Southeast snarling pre-w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tax Certioraris To Cost Carmel Taxpayers



Taxpayers in the Town of Carmel will be forced to come up with more than $1 million to settle 10 lawsuits involving the re-assessment of commercial property in the greater Carmel-Mahopac area. The litigation, called tax certiorari, is common through… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Interference with Democracy



To the Editor, If the U.S. Supreme Court had not interfered with true democracy, the citizens of the USA could have continued to democratically vote for or against same-sex marriage. Instead, a majority of one dictator ordered all Americans to acce… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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