Consumer Affairs Director Pleads Guilty to Taking County Funds



Jean Noel is pictured here at a legislative meeting in 2013. The latest bombshell to hit county government has resulted in the resignation of Putnam’s Consumer Affairs Director Jean Noel after the 64-year-old Kent resident pleaded guilty to taking $2… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Lead Poisoning Worries Putnam Residents




Fifty three cases of lead poisoning have been confirmed in Putnam County from 1993 to 2016 with the majority in the greater Cold Spring and Brewster areas. Acting Health Commissioner Dr. Michael Nesheiwat brought the alarming news to members of the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Music Turns International in Mahopac



Oriente Lopez plays the keyboard with the school band behind. Oriente Lopez brought the house down at Mahopac High School last week when performing with his quintet during an Evening of Cuban Jazz. Wednesday’s event was so special because Lopez… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Restoring the Iconic Hudson Sloop Clearwater



The sloop Clearwater on blocks and metal supports in Kingston. Decaying pieces of the craft amidships and below the waterline are being removed and replaced. The sloop Clearwater, one of the most identifiable and iconic pieces of Pete Seeger’s enviro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

2-Yr-Old Kevin Blackman Dies in His Mother’s Arms



Kevin Blackman and his mom, Kelly, at a fundraiser held last year in Carmel. Two year old Kevin Blackman has lost the battle but is now with the angels in heaven. Kevin, the son of Kelly Blackman, passed away on Friday with his mom, godmother, other … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Kevin Robert Blackman



Kevin Robert Blackman, also known by many as Our Smiling Warrior, gained his angel wings on February 19, 2016, while cradled in his mother’s loving arms and surrounded by family and close friends at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. He fought a long, hard battle against infant ALL but with his big smile and joyful heart, most would never know what […]

Adele Ziegelmeier



Adele Ziegelmeier, age 87, of Patterson, NY, and Jupiter, FL, died Thursday, February 4, 2016, at her home in Jupiter, FL with her family by her side. Adele was born on May 5, 1928, in Port Chester, NY to William and Loretta (Lyons) Berbusse. She graduated from Mt. St. Vincent School and attended Franklin Art School. On June 14, 1949, […]

Ferdinand DeLuca



Ferdinand DeLuca ‘Fred’, of Somers, NY, died on February 19, 2016, at home. He was 93 years old. Fred was born on June 8, 1922, in Manhattan, NY, son of the late Ferdinand and Josephine (Lota) DeLuca. On June 28, 1952, he married Lucille Suglia in Bronx, NY. She predeceased him on December 1, 1992. Fred was an investigator with […]

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTS



Amelia Ann Pool Amelia Ann Pool was born on February 9, 2016, to parents Nicole and Joseph Pool of Fishkill, NY. Maternal grandparents are Joseph and Toniann Gentile of Hopewell Junction, NY. Paternal grandparents are Kenneth and Marianne Pool of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Daryl’s House Seeks Outdoor Expansion



Residents of Putnam County won’t have far to travel to hear popular music if entertainer Daryl Hall of Hall and Oates fame has his way. Hall, the proprietor of the music venue and restaurant, Daryl’s House, located on Route 22 at the Pa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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