High Heat for First Day of H.S. Practices



Top: Carmel JV Football. Bottom: Mahopac Varsity Football. Area teams reported that some practices had to be modified due to Monday and Tuesday’s scorching heat. Brewster, Carmel, Haldane, Mahopac and Putnam Valley high schools athletes were ex… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Riverkeeper: Tiny Plastic Beads Toxic to Hudson



Members of the Putnam Legislature learned a thing or two about aquatic life and the dangers of tiny plastic balls known as microbeads at a meeting of the Health, Social, Educational and Environmental Committee Monday evening. During a 45-minute pres… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Teen Drowns In Kent



Putnam County recorded its first drowning of the summer Tuesday when an 18-year-old Bronx youth visiting friends in the Kentwood Lakes section of western Kent lost his life. Kent Police were summoned around 4:15 p.m. to the remote section of town of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Farewell Tribute to Father Anthony Sorgie



People of all religious denominations and beliefs filled the meeting room at Carmel Town Hall last Wednesday evening to pay tribute to one of the region’s most loved, respected and revered clergyman who will be leaving his parish next week after bei… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Nimham Pow Wow Attracts People from Across America



Top: Native American chants are heard throughout the weekend at the county park. Native Americans as well as those interested in learning about local history filled the Putnam Veterans Memorial Park in Kent last weekend for the county’s 15th annual D… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel FD Celebrates 100 Years



Top: The Cold Spring FD former ladder truck pulls into Carmel Sunday to partake in the parade. The truck is greeted by members of the CFD including Chief Vincent Ruggiero and one of the parade’s coordinators Jimmy Roberts. Thousands are expecte… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Wild Car Ride in Mahopac Falls



Emergency responders check a car that narrowly missed striking a home in Mahopac Falls early Friday. A Putnam Valley woman is lucky to be alive, say police, following a wild ride in which her car drove off the road, careened down a steep embankment, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Most Schools Begin Classes Before Labor Day



The summer has flown by and for area school children, vacation-time has been reduced this year. With Labor Day falling on Sept. 7, most schools throughout the county will be beginning class for the 2015-16 school term prior to the holiday marking th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Abaca String Band to Visit Studio Around the Corner



The Abaca String Band will perform Saturday in Brewster. Interested in a night on the town close to home? The Studio Around the Corner in Brewster will be welcoming the Abaca String Band Saturday evening in addition to the showing of the film, Andrew… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Vegan Book Talk at East Fishkill Library





Visit the East Fishkill Community Library on Thursday, August 20, at 7pm when Mahopac resident Shanti Urreta will discuss her book Dear World, See What I See: My Vegan Path. The book is a series of letters written to the world by the author. Let Sha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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