Four Young Men Become Eagle Scouts



Putnam’s four newest Eagle Scouts are Dominic Triano, Patrick LaFontaine, Arturo Torres and Glen Gernert. Four young men from the greater Carmel-Lake Carmel area have attained the rank of Eagle Scout. Glen Gernert, Patrick La- Fontaine, Arturo … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Summer Reading Challenge in Putnam Valley





Ms. Mistretta and students checking in their reading logs. The Putnam Valley Elementary School Annual Summer Reading Challenge is in full swing! Students in grades kindergarten through fourth are encouraged to participate in the summer reading progra… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tower Locations Raise Ire Of Putnam Residents



Putnam County has begun addressing the current poor state of its radio communications, but is ruffling feathers virtually at the project’s beginning. Emergency responders as well as county agencies along with local municipalities and school di… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Weird Crime of the week

74-Year-Old Man Charged With Burglary

A 74-year-old Carmel man is facing a maximum 15 year state prison term for allegedly unlawfully entering a woman’s home in Southeast and removing items valued at more than $800. State Police last Thursday reported the arrest of Carmine Baioni … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Identity Thieves On The Prowl



Identity thieves exploiting the call forwarding feature on victims’ phones and accessing their e-mail accounts to conceal the thievery have victimized at least a half dozen Putnam residents in recent days. The Putnam Sheriff’s Department… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lake Carmel Break- In Leads To Arrest



The reported early morning break-in of an apartment on Towners Court in Lake Carmel led to the arrest last week of a Patterson women. Kent Police were summoned at 3:30 a.m. Wednesday to the residence after a caller reported a woman had entered his b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Traffic Stop Leads To Felony Arrest In Kent



A routine traffic stop for an alleged traffic violation in Kent last week led to the arrest of a New York City man on felony charges of possessing stolen property. Kent Police Chief Alex DiVernieri said Officer Dan Huestis stopped a car at 11 p.m. W… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Guiding Eyes Shift In Policy Raises Ire Of Families With Autistic Kids



Heeling Autism service dogs with Nicky at the Strut Your Pup walk in Cold Spring last October. A shift in policy for Guiding Eyes for the Blind related to its autistic dog program has raised the ire of scores of area residents. The “Heeling Aut… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Kyra Cox Advances to Match Play at Prestigious Tourney



Kyra Cox just etched her name as one of the top 64 girls’ junior golfers in the country. The 16-year old Cox, playing out of her home course of Centennial Golf Club in Carmel, shot 6-over par 79 on Tuesday in the second round of the United Sta… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Valerie Henning-Piedmonte Appointed As Brewster Schools Supt.



Valerie Henning-Piedmonte has been appointed as Brewster Superintendent of Schools effective Aug. 1 succeeding Tim Conway who is retiring at the end of July. Valerie Henning-Piedmonte will lead the Brewster School District into the future. At a speci… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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