Gingerbread Mania in Mahopac!



Sophia Higgins, Julia McGrindes and Allison Silver admire their work. Excitement reached a fevered pitch at the Mahopac Middle School last week when a variety of gingerbread displays created by both students and faculty were “gingerly” ca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Santa and His Helpers



Santa and his helpers climbed aboard a Carmel fire truck last Saturday and delivered 2,233 candy canes to boys and girls throughout the county seat during the fire department’s annual Candy Cane Run. Fire officials called the decades long tradi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Happy 100th Birthday, Adelaide Appel



Read about this special occasion on page 6. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tendy Transition Underway



Bob Tendy at the moment he realizes he has won the election. At the stroke of midnight on New Year’s eve, Bob Tendy will become Putnam’s new District Attorney succeeding Adam Levy. Tendy, Putnam Valley’s current supervisor, defeated… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Turmoil in Top Leadership



Dr. Allen Beals placed on leave as county’s Commissioner of Health. The man who has led the Putnam Health Department for the past four years has been placed on administrative leave due to charges of alleged insubordination. Dr. Allen Beals anno… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Armed Southeast Standoff Ends in Suicide



A residential community in Southeast resembled a war zone Monday with as many as 50 heavily armed police officers outside a home on Nichols Road off Route 121. Sheriff Don Smith said the incident began when George Bateman, 60, telephoned his insuran… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster School Kids Benifit Toys for Tots



Students at the Henry Wells Middle School package gifts for distribution to needy families in the greater Brewster area. Pictured include: Kayla Fox, Ella Pastore, Owen Lennon, Brendan Lennon and Steven Santamorena. Dozens of families residing within… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Middle Schoolers Display Unusual Cave Art At Library



  An imaginative display of artwork created by Mahopac Middle School students is currently on view in the Young Arts Gallery at Mahopac Public Library. Brightly colored pop art paintings, textural animal collages, and cave art drawings are featu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sparkle’s Last Weekend of Season!



If you drive on Route 9D in western Putnam at night over the weekend, you’ll notice Boscobel is looking pretty festive this holiday season. If you haven’t guessed, it’s Sparkle 2015! There’s still time to stop by, its last w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Valley Author Shares Personal Story at Library



Author and Putnam Valley resident Joe Bagnato will visit the Putnam Valley Library at 30 Oscawana Lake Road on Saturday, December 19th, from 2-4pm to discuss his book “F.I.G.H.T. – Family Inspires Great Hope Together: How We Fight.” F.I…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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