Alarming Day for Some Local Schools



Friday was a wild day in educational circles throughout the area. John F. Kennedy Catholic High School in Somers was open despite a reported threat made by a student at the school who reportedly announced on social media that he intended to “h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Mahopac Falls Cop Sentenced For Possession of Child Porn



A highly decorated police officer from Mahopac Falls begged for forgiveness last week in U.S. District Court White Plains, before District Court Judge Kenneth Karas sentenced him to 18 months in a federal penitentiary and five years probation for po… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hay Theft Discovered During Investigation



As State Police continue to investigate the murder of an 83 year old North Salem woman with ties to Putnam County, found dead in November at her North Salem estate, troopers last week announced the arrests of two laborers employed at the victim&rsqu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Schools Interested in Carmel High’s ‘Lead the Way’ Technology Initiative



Valerie Henning of the Brewster School District joins Eric Byrne of Chappaqua, Andy Irvin of Carmel and Laura Mitchell of the Garrison School District at last week’s program in Carmel. Carmel High School’s ‘Lead the Way’ progr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Burst Water Pipes Cause Commotion



Burst water pipes inside a residence in Mahopac Falls last Wednesday caused quite a stir when steam began cascading from the two story home, resembling a house fire. Mahopac Falls FD personnel were summoned to the Rispo residence on Concord Road and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Pet Shop Owner Pleads Not Guilty



A 55-year-old Mahopac man owning pet shops in Danbury and Mohegan Lake charged last summer with three counts of animal cruelty in Connecticut pleaded not guilty to charges of witness tampering in Danbury Superior Court last week. Richard Doyle was o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

MakerSpace comes to Putnam Valley



Putnam Valley kindergarten students collaborate on their design of a marble project at the PV Elementary School last week. The MakerSpace movement has arrived in the Putnam Valley School District. Maker Spaces provide a venue for tinkering types to d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

False Report and Drugs Lead to Arrest



A Mahopac man who reportedly called police alleging he was being assaulted at a home in Mohegan Lake is facing charges of falsely reporting an incident in addition to driving while his ability was impaired by drugs. Yorktown Police arrested Steven V… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Marie’s Secret to Longevity: Dancing!



Marie Marrone, a spry 100, celebrates her birthday Monday. Marie Marrone is truly a remarkable woman. The long time Carmel resident who celebrated her 100th birthday Monday credited long life to “dancing and three mile walks along Cocoa Beach in Flor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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