Riefenhauser Has Busy Spring Training



After spending his entire pro career with one organization, Mahopac native C.J. Riefenhauser has already made three stops in five months as he looks to rejuvenate his baseball career. The 26-year-old left-handed pitcher had been with the Tampa Bay R… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Close call at Mahopac Falls bank branch



  A brush fire that spread rapidly before igniting an exterior wall of the Mahopac Falls Branch of the Mahopac National Bank could have turned into a major fire had it not been for the quick action on the part of a bank teller.  Wednesday’s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Putnam Valley man indicted in $17 million stock fraud



A Putnam Valley man who owned and operated a registered stock broker operation in Carmel has been charged by the Federal Securities and Exchange Commission with perpetrating penny stock manipulation schemes.Guy Gentile, 39, was indicted in Newark, N… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Smoking ban in state parks upheld by court



The New York State Court of Appeals has upheld a lower court ruling that bans smoking in all New York State parks by rejecting an argument from a smokers’ rights group that the smoking ban was unconstitutional. In its unanimous decision Thursda… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Local schools receive boost in state aid



Each of Putnam’s six school districts will receive increases in state aid as a result of the budget deal reached April 1 by the state Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo. State Senator Terrence Murphy called the agreement a “great budget for our schoo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Several schools delay openings



The calendar may read April 4th with spring supposed to be in full bloom yet light snow has resulted in the delayed opening of several area school districts this morning. All schools in Putnam Valley, Lakeland, Yorktown and Pawling are operatin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Thousands without power in Putnam for part of Sunday



A car is struck by a tree on Baldwin Place Road in Mahopac Sunday. The driver escaped with minor injuries. Photo/Jack Casey Gale force winds caused havoc throughout the region Sunday when thousands of residents spent the latter portion of their weeke… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Nasty weather cancels activities



A light snowfall this afternoon resulting in slippery surfaces for pedestrians has forced the cancellations of many evening activities throughout the Putnam area.While no major accidents have been reported, the Putnam 9-1-1 Center reported several a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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