Carmel FD Celebrates 100th



  Ideal weather and enthusiastic crowds greeted thousands of firefighters and members of marching bands Saturday when the Carmel Fire Department celebrated its 100th anniversary. Fire apparatus of every color, age, type and description—all so s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Climber Cheats Death on Mountain Top



A 23-year-old Carmel man is alive today due to the professionalism and heroics of a number of forest rangers, emergency services providers and New York State DEC personnel who came to the victim’s aid in a dramatic rescue in upstate New York. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Sophomore Hailed as Hero in I-684 Trucker Rescue



Cole Fitzpatrick, 15, demonstrates how he freed a trapped trucker pinned in his big rig that jackknifed in Southeast earlier this month. Cole Fitzpatrick doesn’t consider himself a hero, yet the 15-year-old Mahopac High School sophomore’s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Levy & Tendy Both Cite Background Ahead of Primary



  Candidates vying for county, town and village races in November presented their goals and aspirations Tuesday evening at a “Meet and Greet” event organized by the League of Women Voters and the Putnam Chambers of Commerce. Seventy-five people … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Every Parent’s Worry: A Careless Driver



School bells ring in the 2015-16 school year next week and local officials are urging caution since thousands of boys and girls will be waiting at bus stops from Brewster to Cold Spring and from Patterson to Garrison. Classes resume after the summer… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Four-Time DWI Loser From Putnam Valley Nabbed Again



A Putnam Valley man convicted of DWI-related offenses four times since 2005 is back in jail again following his arrest for DWAI-Drugs by State Police. Mustafa Aljariri, 32, was arrested Monday by troopers from the Cortlandt barracks who investigated… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Safety Signs Installed Along Roadways



Kent Police Sgt. Kevin Owens and Officer Darren Cea install Back to School Drive Safely signs Tuesday along Route 301. Kent Police are busy this week not chasing after bad guys but reminding the public that school bells will be ringing in the 2015-16… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Odell Calls for State Mandate Relief



County Executive Mary Ellen Odell has called on Governor Andrew Cuomo to keep a campaign promise by assisting municipalities with mandate relief. Odell said while she supports the state-imposed tax cap, “a key component on the state level is l… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Utility Scams Reported By Central Hudson



Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation is warning its customers about a new bill-payment scam. The utility which provides service to residents of both eastern and western Putnam—natural gas on the east and electricity on the west&mdash… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Candidates’ Forum For District Attorney



Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Putnam County, and co-hosted by the Putnam County Chambers of Commerce, the Candidates’ Forum will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, at the Italian American Club, 141 Bucks Hollow Road, Ma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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