Putnam Valley Proposed Certificate of Occupancy & Rental Registration Laws Struck Down



Last night in a four to one vote by Town Board members, the proposed Certificate of Occupancy & Rental Registration Laws were struck down. Thanks to the residents of Putnam Valley who voiced their opinions by phone calls, e-mails, and letters to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Developmental Disabilities Month Proclaimed



Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra praises PARC’s efforts at last week’s meeting while Marie O’Connor and PARC client Patti listen. Putnam governmental leaders have proclaimed March as Developmental Disabilities Month across the county…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Legislators Make Numerous Appointments



A number of county residents were appointed to a variety of boards and commissions by members of the Putnam Legislature at its regular monthly meeting last week. Each of those will serve the county without remuneration. Seven people were appointed t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Weird Crime of the week

State Trooper Charged with Grand Larceny

A member of the New York State Police sworn to enforce the law has been accused of crossing the line and now faces felony charges of grand larceny. Trooper Marko Kos, 35, a resident of Brewster, who was assigned to the Somers State Police, was arres… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Cut by Buzz Saw

ARM NEARLY SEVERED WITHOUT KNOWING IT

  On Monday, Edward S. Barrett, while sawing wood on the Chauncey Hopkins farm with a buzz saw run by Clinton Cole’s gasoline engine, had his arm cut very badly. It was a narrow escape from losing it entirely, as it was, he had to have ei… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Word of the Week



Whilom WYE-lum adjective: Former … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Family Affair as Prato Trattoria Opens in Carmel



John, Angel and John Jr. Spacarelli have opened Putnam’s most exciting new family owned and operated restaurant— Prato Trattoria, located at the Putnam Plaza in Carmel. John and Angel Spacarelli have been residents of Mahopac for more tha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

BOCES to Conduct Brewster’s New Superintendent Search



BOCES Superintendent Jim Langlois discusses the search proposal with members of the Board of Education Tuesday evening. Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES will be conducting the search for a new superintendent in the Brewster School District. By a una… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Town Board Tightens Controls on Mahopac Fire Dept.



By a 4-0 vote with Councilman John Lupinacci abstaining, the Carmel Town Board approved a contract with the Mahopac Fire Department last week that provides officials with control over the volunteer agency’s finances. The fire department is bei… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Man Found Guilty for Attacking Daughter’s Coach



The Mahopac man arrested last year on charges of harassment, criminal mischief and attempted criminal assault for allegedly punching and spitting on a coach who cut his daughter from the Mahopac High School girls’ varsity lacrosse team has bee… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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