Local Libraries Share In State Grants



Three Putnam libraries are receiving state grants for construction projects. The Reed Memorial Library in Carmel, Putnam Valley Free Library and the Alice Curtis Desmond and Hamilton Fish Library in Garrison were named as recipients by State Educati… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Mail Disrupted Due To Power Outage



Thousands of residents in eastern Putnam and northern Westchester failed to receive mail Friday due to a massive power interruption in White Plains that affected a mail distribution facility. A spokesman at the Carmel Post Office said the power was … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High achievers



Dean’s List University of the Sciences The following local resident has been named to the spring 2016 Dean’s List at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. Selection for this award is based on completing and passing all assigned courses… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

The First to Fal

  Hamilton Fish Jr. , was the first soldier to fall in the Cuban war. He was struck down dead by the Spanish bullets far to the front of the lighting line on the road to Santiago de Cuba. Other heroes of his troop toppled over and died beside hi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam […]

Word of the Week



Semelparous seh-MEL-puh-rus adjective : reproducing or breeding only once in a lifetime … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Jeff Bergstrom Elected President Of Hudson Valley Firefighters



Jeff Bergstrom of Brewster is the new president of the Hudson Valley Firemen’s Association. He was selected during the regional convention at Lake George late last month. Brewster’s Jeff Bergstrom has become the fifth Putnam County reside… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Girl Scout Camp In Mahopac Benefits From Car Rental Agency



Ryan Gilmour, Sara Matzkin and Savahn Steadman are proud of their work at the Rock Hill Girl Scout Camp in Mahopac. Young women attending the Rock Hill Girl Scout camp in Mahopac this summer are enjoying a new zip line thanks in part to the Enterpris… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Daryl’s House Concert Venue Catches Fire, Damage Minimal



A rapid response on the part of firefighters from several companies averted a calamity early July 4th at Daryl’s House, the popular nightclub in Pawling that draws music fans from across the county and region. Monday’s blaze was reported… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster American Legion Elects Officers



Putnam County’s second oldest American Legion Post, Brewster Argonne Post 71, has elected officers for the 2016-17 year. At its pre-Independence Day meeting, Bill Miller was elected as commander while Jack Duncan was chosen as First Vice Comma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From the Chamber

Better Choices Stop Drug Abuse, Help Business

There is a theory that when young people make good choices in their spare time (studying, doing chores, learning a skill, serving the community, getting an internship, working at a job) it reduces the chances of their making bad choices (smoking, al… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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