Hey, You Never Know! An American Dream Comes True



Putnam’s 18th Lottery millionaire is Darwin Aguirre Portillo who is seen here being congratulated by the face of the New York State Lottery, Yolanda Vega. Darwin Aguirre Portillo immigrated to the United States from his native Guatemala two yea… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Drug Operation Smashed in Mahopac



Dozens of police and emergency responders were up early Friday and as a result, a major drug distribution operation was smashed with the arrests of a young Mahopac couple. The suspects, Maheer Jamal, 27, and Liridona Krasniqi, 24, both residing on W… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Jim DiPelesi Honored for Service



Legislator Toni Addonizio congratulates Jim DiPelesi of Mahopac while the lawmakers proclaimed May 7 as DiPelesi Safe Boating Day across the county. Coast Guard Auxiliary member Elaine Pealey joins the celebration. History came alive last week when J… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Healing Power of Horses



Suzanne Giachinta, the new Equine Director of the Therapeutic Equestrian Center, gives her horse Cinder a pat on the back. The Therapeutic Equestrian Center in Putnam County has transformed hundreds of lives. It provides people with disabilities and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac crowbar assailants identified




The Putnam Sheriff’s Department Friday identified the three men allegedly involved in a violent crowbar attack of three residents of Mahopac that had occurred 48 hours earlier. The trio – Dillon Vandewater-Clifford, 19, of Entrance Way in Lake … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Daughters of American Revolution Visit Fowler House



Members of the Daughters of the American Revolution visit the historic Fowler House Saturday for the first time in 90 years. Photo/Dan Birmingham The welcome mat was displayed Saturday at the historic Fowler House in Southeast when its owner Dan Birm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Men Who Cook Is a Huge Hit



Jeff Fouger serves up portions of his “Millionaire’s Shrimp” with the assistance of two helpers. Guests arrived hungry as more than 300 jammed into the Starr Ridge Manor Banquet Hall Saturday evening for the Patterson Rotary’s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Special Mother’s Day Celebration at Chuang Yen Buddhist Monastery



  Mother’s Day was celebrated in special fashion at the Chuang Yen Monastery in Kent Cliffs Sunday when hundreds of people attended the annual garden party and Bathing Buddha celebration highlighted this year by an investiture ceremony for… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Sacred Harp Singing’ in Putnam Valley



On Friday, May 13, Tompkins Corners Cultural Center will present Sacred Harp Singing with Tim Eriksen. It will be an evening of community singing and a performance by the Tim Eriksen Trio. Eriksen will be at the Putnam Valley High School in the afte… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fundamentals of Watercolor Painting



The Kent Public Library is offering “The Fundamentals of Watercolor Painting”, a series of classes for those 8-12 years of age. The classes will start Tuesday, May 31st, from 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. and continuing weekly for 3 weeks. Janine Spittle will… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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