Clean Sweep in Putnam School Budget Votes

School Budgets Pass

  It was a clean sweep in school budget elections Tuesday across Putnam County as residents in each of the county’s six school districts approved fiscal spending plans for the new school year. In Brewster, the budget was approved by a tally of 8… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Oil Spill Fouls Lake Carmel



With oil collecting pads awaiting deployment, emergency responders strategize their attack of the oil spill. A large oil spill from what authorities believe was an underground tank necessitated the aid of emergency responders on the state, county and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Gender Debate Hits Graduation Gowns



Blue and white gowns worn at last year’s CHS graduation will be a thing of the past next month at the school’s 2016 commencement, a nod to both a uniform appearance and gender equity issues. Gender equity issues have come to some Putnam C… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Best Friends To Graduate From West Point Together



Janine Junjulas and her son Chris, and Kim Giachinta and her son Matthew at the West Point Parent Club Ball. Nearly 1,000 white caps will be tossed high and with pride on Saturday’s commencement ceremony at West Point. Two Putnam cadets have complete… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Alexandra Ann Grimaldi



Alexandra Ann Grimaldi passed away on May 13, 2016. It is with great sadness that her family mourn her death and abbreviated life of 24 years. Alexandra was a vibrant spirit who brought joy and love to her family and friends. She was a lifelong resident of Carmel and a Carmel High School graduate. Alexandra loved nature and the outdoors; […]

Prom Dreams Come True Thanks To Carmel High School Senior



Gabby Picca inventories dresses donated to her prom dress collection crusade. Thanks to the efforts of a Carmel High School senior, young ladies in need of a party dress or a prom outfit will soon be able to obtain one without going through the exces… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Children’s Expo And Safety Fair Best Yet



Face painting is the order of the day courtesy of the 4-H Face Painting Club. Anabella Marte, 8 of Mahopac gets the finishing touches from Alexa Byrnes of Brewster. The weatherman cooperated as ideal conditions attracted large crowds to the Putnam Bu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Veterans Home Recipient Of Garden Shed



Patterson Rotarians stand by a new shed delivered to the Putnam Veterans Home. Veterans will now be able to use their green thumbs in keeping the grounds around their facility in tip top shape thanks to members of the Patterson Rotary Club. The Rotar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

4-H Offers Dog and Rabbit Programs



A variety of local dogs are being trained through the auspices of Cornell Cooperative Extension. Attention dog and rabbit lovers: Putnam County Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Youth Development division is offering courses for you. A seven week… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sue Serino To Seek Reelection



Sue Serino takes her oath of office administered by Putnam County Judge James Reitz on New Year’s Day 2015. State Senator Sue Serino will be seeking reelection for another two-year term. The Hyde Park Republican, who represents constituents in … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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