Community Vows to Assist Toddler Stricken With Cancer



Top: Kevin and Kelly Blackman at Thursday’s fund raiser in Carmel. Below: Stylist Debra Pierson gives Neil Licardi. 3, of Carmel his Back to Pre-School haircut Monday. Total strangers joined family and friends at two events in the past week tha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Light Pole Threatens Putnam 9/11 Monument



James O’Neill and Denis Hanrahan are flabbergasted when viewing a concrete traffic light base installed adjacent to Putnam’s 9/11 Memorial in Carmel. The Putnam County 9/11 monument in downtown Carmel is considered sacred ground, where th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Summer Scorcher for First Day of School Around Putnam



Children arrive for he first day of school and are given highfives by Carmel Superintendent Andy Irvin. School bells rang in the 2015-16 school year this week with excessively hot and humid weather. Classes resumed in Putnam Valley and Carmel on Tue… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Run-away Car Careens Down Hill, Into Creek



An unusual site in Mahopac Falls last Thursday when a car wound up in the Red Mills creek. Passersby stopped in amazement when observing a vehicle cascading down a hill before winding up in a creek adjacent to Route 6N in Mahopac Falls last week. Th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Hayworth Rules Out Run For Congress In 2016



Former Congresswoman Nan Hayworth, who represented Putnam County from 2011 through 2012 before losing a close contest to Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney, will not be seeking election to the position next year. Instead, the northern Westchester resi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Union Workers to Help Button Up Tilly Foster



The mercury might have read 93 degrees in Putnam County Tuesday, yet members of the Putnam Legislature expressed concern about the upcoming winter season when approving a resolution allowing the hiring of union workers to complete unfinished work at… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Designated Driver’ Was Drunk, Is Guilty of Assault



A Southeast man who agreed to serve as his friends’ “designated driver” – but instead consumed excessive amounts of marijuana and alcohol and crashed his truck into a tree, causing severe injuries to his passengers – fa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Blues and Barbecue Festival Wraps up Summer



Fresh brisket was a favorite at last year’s BBQ Festival. Putnam County’s 4th annual Blues and Barbecue Festival sponsored by the Patterson Rotary takes place next Saturday, Sept. 12 at the Patterson FD headquarters. The festival which features… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

NY Education Concerns



To the Editor: As students, parents and grandparents shop for back to school supplies and teachers prepare their classrooms, my concern about the course of our state’s public education system continues. Because of this year’s state budget, there wi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Perspective

A Call For Transparency

The Putnam Valley Library Board has suddenly withdrawn their plan to put a referendum on the ballot to become funded under Chapter 414. Under their withdrawn plan, our Library taxes would have drastically increased from $278,000 to $450,000. They s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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