All Aboard for E-Ticketing



Above, Governor Cuomo announces accelerated rollout of MTA’s eTix mobile ticketing app. Top, a Harlem line train at Route 312. E-ticketing will soon be available on all lines. By summer’s end, train riders on all lines will be able to buy… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Former Kent Councilman Charged With Indecency



A former member of the Kent Town Board is the latest to be charged with indecency by law enforcement officials in Connecticut for allegedly having sex in a commuter parking lot off I-84 at the Southeast-Danbury line. Tuesday’s arrest of Richar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Maloney Takes Heat For Tracking Opponent’s Family



Sean Patrick Maloney is under scrutiny for the tracking of Phil Oliva’s family. Phil Oliva, the Republican candidate challenging Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, charged in a news conference Tuesday that Maloney is dragging his feet in turning over r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Celebrates Independence Day With Pyrotechnics



Fireworks light up the skies above the Highlands Shopping Center in Brewster Saturday evening during one of several pyrotechnics displays in Putnam over the long holiday weekend. Fireworks illuminated the skies over Putnam throughout the holiday week… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rotary Reunites International Friendship



Amy Covais welcomes her special friends from India, Chandrika and T.S. Krishnaswamy, to last week’s Carmel Rotary meeting. Seventeen years ago, Carmel Rotarian Amy Covais participated in an international exchange program by traveling to India. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sheriff Smith & Deputies



Sheriff Don Smith, third from left, with his deputies on assignment at Cold Spring’s Independence Day parade on Sunday. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Doctor in the Making in Carmel



Cristel Leiva is congratulated by Kevin Carroll and Jay Judell. Cristel Leiva is a most fortunate young woman. The 2016 graduate of Carmel High School, who will be attending Dutchess Community College in the fall before transferring to Marist College… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

4-H Fair Right Around The Corner



Al Lotrecchiano of Carmel and Paul Eldridge of Cold Spring load a valuable oak hutch into a trailer last Friday that will be auctioned off at the fair later this month. It’s 4-H Fair time again in Putnam County. This year’s fair—the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Struck A Nerve with Putnam Valley Library



I must have struck a nerve with an unelected Library Board member who rents in Putnam Valley and is not subject to real estate taxes. My flyer, Taxation Without Representation, has been circulating around town and in the deli. It was marked up with … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Assembly Kills Back To School Sales Tax Holiday



So much for Putnam shoppers getting a tax break this fall on back to school clothing and footwear. Despite the Putnam Legislature last month authorizing County Executive MaryEllen Odell to file a Home Rule message with the State Legislature declari… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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