Reelect Eckardt



I’m writing this letter to encourage voters to reelect Lynne Eckardt and vote for John Lord for Southeast Town Council in the upcoming election November 3rd. Southeast would be lucky to have them as their Town Council representatives. Eckardt … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Traveling Wall and Hallowed Ground



Dear Editor, It has been over a week since the Traveling Vietnam Veterans Wall made Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park an even more hallowed location than we can even imagine. Not a day had gone by that I have not been stopped and thanked for my … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

GIVE US OLD TIMES

  Give us back the days when the husbandman sat by his cheerful evening fire, or rested on the ground beneath the tree planted by those long since dead, and read not of the bickering, dissensions, strifes and plundering, but of great and gloriou… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Grandiloquence a lofty, extravagantly colorful, pompous, or bombastic style, manner, or quality especially in language … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Library Costume Swap





Now through October 31, the Patterson Library, located at 1167 Rte. 311 Patterson, is holding a costume swap. Save time and money this year by trading a gently worn Halloween costume for a different one If you don’t have a costume to trade, leave a … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

High achievers



Acceptances Alfred State Alfred State welcomed a new class of freshmen this fall. Among the new faces at Alfred State this semester is Thomas D. Shofi, from Carmel. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Odell Blasts Albany When Unveiling Putnam’s $151 Million 2016 Budget



County Executive Mary Ellen Odell delivers her budget message last Thursday evening in Mahopac. County Executive Mary Ellen Odell came out swinging during her 2016 budget presentation Thursday night, charging that counties throughout the lower Hudson… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Illuminate to Challenge Fleming for Kent Supervisor



Dennis Illuminate will challenge Maureen Fleming for the Kent Supervisor position. Dennis Illuminate, a retired Kent police officer and former member of the Kent Town Board, has decided to return to public life and is challenging Supervisor Maureen F… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From the Chamber

Budget Holds Line On Business Burden

During her October 1 address laying out the county’s 2016 budget, Putnam County Executive Mary- Ellen Odell expressed her belief that local leadership was doing everything in its power to keep costs in line despite outside pressures. “We… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s Drug Court Wins Emmy



Putnam County Judge James Reitz appeared on NBC television last week when the county’s Drug Court program was awarded an Emmy. Putnam County Judge James Reitz received the shock of his life when an NBC television producer called the county cour… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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