Sales Tax Revenue Rebound



Putnam Commissioner of Finance William Carlin is cautiously optimistic that July’s sales tax revenue collections of $4.6 million, or $240,000 above last year’s numbers, will bode well for the remainder of the year. Carlin said the &lsquo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

FIREMEN’S FAIR TO OPEN IN CARMEL NEXT FRIDAY

  Next Friday evening the annual fair of the Carmel fire department will open on the shore of Lake Gleneida at the library corner and continue on Saturday evening and Labor Day. This is the last one of the fairs conducted by the fire departments… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Word of the Week



Skulduggery underhanded or unscrupulous behavior; also : a devious device or trick … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel’s New Administrators Have Putnam Roots



Carmel’s three new central administrators, Andy Irvin, Janet Warden and Susan Dullea meet last week in Patterson. When classes begin in the Carmel School District next Tuesday, three new administrators will be at the helm of the county’s larges… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From the Chamber

What Everyone Should Know About Economic Development

Is there a preferred skill set and knowledge base for elected officials, business leaders and even concerned citizens when it comes to economic development in a region or community? The National League of Cities’ Center for Research & Inno… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High achievers



Acceptances Lehigh University Lehigh University is thrilled to officially welcome the Class of 2019. The incoming class of 1,200+ represents an accomplished, diverse group of students who hail from 43 U.S. states and 27 international countries and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tragic Accident Claims Life of Woman



An 86 year old Putnam Lake woman walking across the parking lot of the Putnam County Savings Bank on Route 6 at Drewville Road in Brewster was struck and killed Monday in what Sheriff Don Smith described as a “terrible accident.” . The t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Renews Water District Management Contract



The Carmel Town Board renewed a contract last week granting the vendor that oversees ten of the municipality’s 14 water districts a 10-year extension. Bee & Jay Water Sytems, located in Mahopac, has been involved in maintaining Carmel&rsqu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

George Whipple Engaged to Marry



George Whipple and his fiancée, Victoria Meltzer, in downtown Carmel Saturday. Leave it to George Whipple to pop the question at the most unexpected time! The life long resident of Carmel and local philanthropist was decked out in a tuxedo and high h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Town of Kent Proposes Two Year Septic Clean-out Law



The Kent Town Board will be proposing a local law mandating that all property owners within the town have their septic tanks drained at a minimum of once every two years. The law gained new urgency with the algae situation at Lake Carmel this summe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]