Body Found in Brewster



The body of a man was found in a wooded area off Argonne Road in Brewster last Thursday. State Police Public Information Officer Trooper Melissa McMorris said the death did not appear to be suspicious: “Investigators scoured the area and found… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Sectional Hockey Playoffs Begin for Brewster, Mahopac



The Section One high school hockey playoffs began this week for both Brewster and Mahopac. The Bears earned the No. 2 overall seed in Division II (small schools) while the Indians were the No. 5 seed in Division I (large schools). SECTION ONE DIVISI… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Wrestling Pairings Announced



The pairings for the New York State wrestling tournament have been announced. Mahopac, Brewster, Carmel and Putnam Valley high schools all have wrestlers competing for state titles this coming weekend at the Times- Union Center in Albany. Preliminar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Girls On To States



Two Carmel girls have advanced in gymnastics from the sectionals to the state tourney. On the left is Kylie Rosenquest, a 7th grader moving on for the uneven bars; at right is Daniela Nudo, an 11th grader advancing for vault. They’re pictured h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cardiac Rehab: Restoring Health




You’ve had a cardiac event – possibly a heart attack, coronary artery bypass surgery or angina. Now you’re back home. How do you regain your strength, energy and confidence, while reducing the risk of a recurrence? The answer is: c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Girls Pull Upset Victory Before Losing In Sectionals

Mahopac Indians

FREEDOM PLAINS – It’s hard to say if last week’s victory by the Mahopac High School girls’ basketball team was an upset or not. The seeds in the Section One, Class AA tournament might suggest so. The Indians are No. 12 and ho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Girls Split Games, Are Eliminated From Postseason

Brewster Bears

BREWSTER – The Brewster High School girls’ basketball team was eliminated from the Section One, Class A tournament, but not before the Bears made school history. Brewster played what was arguably its best half of the year, and the sixth… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Oscar: Made in Hudson Valley



Top: The Academy Award is shown at various stages of the casting process. Above: Fine grinding is just one of the steps in completeing a cast piece of art. Along with Leonardo DiCaprio, Sly Stallone and others, a piece of the Hudson Valley will also … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Kent Winter Festival Attracts All But Snow



Kent Conservation Advisory Committee Chairwoman Beth Herr (right) invited her group to match twigs to the surrounding trees and shrubs at the start of the Nature Walk on a pleasantly warm afternoon Saturday. The festival was sponsored by the Carmel-K… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Thousands still in the dark



A tree fell onto a residence on Route 311 in Patterson Wednesday night crushing the second floor. No one was injured despite the residence receiving major structural damage. PHOTO BY KIM TKACZ Sections of Putnam County are still without electricity d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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