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Fireball Run Is Coming To Putnam County

We got some great news this week from Orlando, Florida – the international adventure travel series Fireball Run is going to include Putnam County destinations in its itinerary for its September visit to New York State in this, its 10th Anniver… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

To God Be the Glory



To the Editor: 2015 started out to be the worst year of my life. Thanks to my God and a wonderful team of doctors my life was spared. Cancer is the worst diagnosis anyone wants to ever hear. Thanks to my Lord and the trust he instilled in me, my st… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the […]

Art McCormick Lauded For His Years On Board Of Health



Board of Health President Dr. Dan Doyle (left) presents a plaque to Dr. Arthur McCormick in appreciation of his 14 years of service to the residents of Putnam County. A 14-year veteran of the Putnam Board of Health is retiring. Dr. Arthur McCormick, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Butterfield Contest

Probate Of Will Involving Millions Stopped By Judge Stapleton

  A stay, stopping all proceedings in the probate of the will of the late Julia Lorillard Butterfield, widow of General Butterfield, of Cold Spring, was one of three new turns in the legal fight over the Butterfields’ millions taken on Saturday…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



Hie HYE verb : to go quickly : hasten; to cause (oneself) to go quickly … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Special Blessing for Carmel Fire Truck



Above: Chief Vincent Ruggiero christens the new truck by breaking a bottle of champagne across its bow. At right: Two year old Connor Keeler, celebrating his birthday, gets a special treat. Connor is the son of Putnam Valley FD Chief Shawn Keeler. In… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Scores of Residents Obtain Passports



County Clerk Michael Bartolotti and his staff assist dozens of residents Saturday during the county’s semi-annual Passport Day. One hundred thirty-two residents planning to travel abroad this summer participated in Passport Day last Saturday at… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sales Tax Revenue Soars



For the first quarter of 2016, Putnam experienced the largest percentage increase of sales tax revenue of any county across New York State. The 16.4 percent boost left neighboring counties in the dust – Westchester’s increase was 2.8 pe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Paving to Get Underway in Kent



Several roads in dire need of repair in the Town of Kent will be repaved this spring and summer. Kent Highway Superintendent Richard Othmer last week reported that Nichols Street, which carries the recently revamped Little Fill Causeway across the n… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Candidates File To Run For School Board



School election day takes place next month across New York State and in Putnam County, in addition to budget referendums, voters will have the opportunity to elect members to Boards of Education. A total of 21 candidates filed petitions last week to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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