From the Chamber

Remember Our Veterans And Hire Them

As told by the Putnam County Veterans’ Services Agency, “on the morning of November 11, 1918, after four years of war, Allied and German powers met in Rethondes, France, to sign an armistice that halted the hostilities of World War I. Th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Sauro Brothers Keep a Promise



Lenny Sauro presents a check to Dr. Jody Sandler and Maria Lazzaro at Guiding Eyes for the Blind Breeding Center in Patterson. When Steve and Lenny Sauro, proprietors of Sauro’s Deli on Route 311 in Patterson, opened their Town Square Pizza Caf… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cornell Cooperative Extension Meeting Is Nov. 10





The 72nd Annual Business Meeting of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam County will be held on Tuesday, November 10, at the Putnam County Golf Course, 187 Hill Street, Mahopac at 6:30 pm. This business meeting is free, open to all and will inclu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Police Dept. Seeks Explorer Scouts



Young adults interested in a career in law enforcement are being encouraged to enroll in the Kent Police Department Explorer Program. Training commences early next month with cadets meeting one night per week for 20 weeks. Lt. Kevin Owens explained … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Taft & Sherman Elected By Landslide

  Washington, D. C. — William H. Taft will be the twenty-seventh President of the United States, the Republican ticket headed by Taft and Sherman having swept the country by a vote which will give him 317 ballots in the Electoral College a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



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Divided Putnam Legislature Approves 2016 County Budget



Members of the divided Putnam Legislature have approved a $151 million county budget for 2016 that will raise property taxes by 1 percent on January 1. Before a SRO crowd gathered at the Putnam Courthouse last Wednesday evening, the lawmakers voted … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CHS Recognized As ‘High Performing’



Kudos to Carmel High! The NYS Education Department last week recognized Carmel High School as one of 108 public high schools across the state to be designated as a “High Performing School.” Carmel is one of twelve schools in the tri-coun… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Outdoor Classroom Makes Learning Fun at Fischer Middle School



Angelina Mendes readies her students Tom Hunt and Mack Hegman for the outdoor performance. Eighth graders at the George Fischer Middle School in Carmel are reaping the rewards of an outdoor classroom thanks in part to a grant from the Lowe’s Home Imp… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Homeowners to Receive Tax Rebates



Some good news on the school tax front across the county. Every school district in Putnam has complied with the state tax cap entitling homeowners to receive a check from Albany that will return school tax increases paid in September. Brewster Super… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.