History Passing for Hill-Agor Farm



The Hill-Agor Farm in Mahopac Falls is one of Putnam County’s most cherished treasures, backers of the site told legislators. The farm, originally 245 acres around Hill Street near Red Mills, was purchased from the Wappinger Indians in 1741 a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Chamber of Commerce Lauds Kent’s Proposed Business Exemption



“Hang onto your hat!” Those were the words of Bill Nulk, President of the Putnam County Chambers of Commerce who also serves as vice president of the Carmel- Kent Chamber of Commerce, when reacting to Kent’s plans to give new busin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From the Chamber

Kent Tax Break for New Businesses Deserves Broad and Coordinated Support

Economic challenges in the past decade have forced communities to adopt innovative measures to help businesses remain competitive or even survive. As we slowly recover from the fiscal doldrums, municipalities may wish to revisit these programs to en… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Truck Wedged Beneath Railroad Trestle



Massive traffic tie-ups were the result of an out-of-state tractor trailer operator failing to heed a warning sign while driving his big rig beneath a trestle on Route 311 in Patterson on Tuesday. The impact resulted in the large truck becoming wedg… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rapid Response Averts Calamity in House Fire



Rapid response by members of the Putnam Valley Fire Department averted a calamity in Lake Peekskill Saturday night. Firefighters were summoned to the Bagnano resident on Sylvan Road around 9 p.m. for a report of a “working house fire.” C… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Worship Listings



MOUNT HOPE UNITED METHODIST Church 365 Hill Street Mahopac Falls Rev. Willett Porter 845-628-3441, Worship & Church Service on Sunday at 9am. Communion 1st Sunday of the monthChabad of Putn am Count y5 Fair Stree, Carmel 845 225 4770 www.PuntamC… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Daniel E. Berish



Daniel E. Berish, age 74 of Fort Mill (formerly of Nelsonville, NY), passed away on Sunday, July 19th, 2015, in Carolinas Medical Center Main in Charlotte, NC. Daniel was born in Patton, PA, the son of the late John and Bertha Berish. Mr. Berish was retired from The Readers Digest, Chappaqua, NY, and Graymoor, Franciscan Friars of the Atonement in […]

Robert Denis Weaver



August 5, 1938 – July 4, 2015 Robert Denis Weaver, 76 of Mahopac, NY, passed away Saturday July 4, 2015. He was a native of Brooklyn, NY, along with his deceased brother Richard Weaver 74, Mother Gladys C. Weaver and father Robert W. Weaver. He is survived by his sister Denise E Boehm, and her children, his nieces and nephew, […]

Patterson Boy Scouts Hold Food Drive





The Boy Scouts collected boxes full of food for the Patterson Church food pantry. Sunday, July 19th, BSA Troop 440 of Patterson held a food drive at Kobacker’s Market, in Brewster, to benefit the Patterson Community Church Food Pantry. More than eigh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Layth Aljamal



Layth Aljamal was born on July 7, 2015, to parents Samia Elmalem and Faud Aljamal of Mahopac. Maternal grandparent is Lalla Regragui of Brooklyn . Paternal Grandparent Laila Issa of Mahopac. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.