Putnam Valley Library Seeking Voter Approval with No Transparency



The Putnam Valley Library’s Board of Trustees are looking to double the amount of funding they receive from taxpayers by putting a referendum on November’s ballot. Currently the Town has approved the Library’s 2015 budget of $278,3… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Promise Fulfilled to Western Putnam Seniors



To the Editor, Participating in the groundbreaking of the Butterfield redevelopment project as well as the dedication of the Roger Ailes Senior Center and Pataki Park on Wednesday, July 8, in Cold Spring, reaffirmed my belief that government works b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Common Core Discussions



By way of introduction, I am a longtime school p.r. consultant as well as a former reporter for the Putnam County News & Recorder who covered much of the education beat during my five years with the newspaper. I just read with interest that the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Maloney Praises Legislation



Putnam County Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney commended his colleagues on both sides of the aisle Monday for approving legislation to fight Lyme Disease. The Cold Spring Democrat joined Republican Congressman Chris Gibson of Ulster County at a news… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature Renews Lease at Tilly Foster



Teresa Delahanty wears two hats while employed by Putnam County. She serves as secretary to Commissioner of Highways and Facilities Fred Pena as well as a veterinary technician with the qualifications and expertise to provide care for animals housed… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

COUNTY COURT OPENS HERE NEXT MONDAY TO TRY MRS. GARRIETY’S CASE

  Charged With Maintaining Disorderly House at Mahopac Falls. Also Barger Will Contest. An adjourned session of the County Court will be held at the court, house here on Monday, July 14, with County Judge J. Bennett Southard presiding. The cas… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Caparison an ornamental covering for a horse; decorative trappings and harness … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Heated Talk Over School Resource Officer at Haldane



Legislator Ginny Nacerino spars with Deputy County Executive Bruce Walker during last week’s discussion over the hiring of an SRO for Haldane High School. A School Resource Officer (SRO) will be coming to the Haldane School District this fall. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

4-H Fair Week Designated in Putnam County



Marjorie Keith is joined by the Salerno brothers of Mahopac and the McKechnie sisters of Patterson at last week’s legislature meeting. The young 4-H ambassadors will be volunteering their time throughout the duration of the mid-summer classic. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From the Chamber

Putnam Home Sales Strong, Prices Rise

After the rough winter, Putnam County home sales raced ahead with a strong 12.3% gain in sales volume and a moderate 1.6% increase in the median home price (to $289,500) in the 2nd quarter of 2015. This is good news and demonstrates that we are hold… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]