4-H Fair Meshes Past & Future



Showgirl, a three year old cow residing at the Muscoot Farm, gets some TLC from Josh Tetro and Kim Teves. Right: Hailey Colon, 12, of Kent, feeds a baby goat at the fair. The Putnam 4-H Fair, which wrapped up Sunday, simultaneously is both the future… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

BOCES Headed To Tilly Foster Farm



The Putnam Legislature approved a lease with Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES Tuesday allowing the regional educational network to use sections of two buildings located on the Tilly Foster Farm located off Route 312 in Southeast for an educational … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislators Table Senior Center Lease



There was standing room only at the historic Putnam Courthouse Tuesday evening for a marathon meeting of the Putnam County Legislature. While the agenda contained items related to signing a contract with Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES over its us… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster FD Parade Enjoyed By All Ages



Three month old Avery Gronert attends her first parade with her mommy, Kelly. The family resides in Brewster. From newborns to senior citizens, hundreds lined Brewster’s Main Street last Wednesday evening for the Brewster Fire Department’s annual ins… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Child Cries, ‘Help Me! Help Me!’ and Hero Bartender Responds



Hero bartender Michelle Margilaj is congratulated by State Senator Terrence Murphy. Michelle Margilaj doesn’t consider herself a hero — yet due to the East Fishkill resident’s heroic actions, an 8-year-old Mahopac boy is alive today. The… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The 2016 Brewster Fire Department Parade



Clockwise from top left: As the parade got underway, a group of firefighters manned an engine at the parade’s perimeter in case their services were needed during the hour long processional. Above right, one of the more colorful bands in the lin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Summer Movie Matinees at Library





The Patterson Library, located at 1167 Rte. 311 Patterson, presents “Summer Movie Matinees” Wednesday, August 10, and Wednesday, August 24, at 1:00 PM. Get out of the heat and enjoy a great movie on our big screen! The Big Short (R, 17+… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Moms Encouraged To Join Big Latch On



Putnam’s breastfeeding moms are being encouraged to join thousands of other women around the world by participating in Friday’s Big Latch On. The annual event, an opportunity to support and promote breastfeeding, is traditionally held du… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Legacy Continues In Statewide Firefighting



Jim McGowan of Mahopac has been elected as secretary treasurer of the NYS Professional Firefighters Association. Nearly three decades ago, James McGowan, formerly of Mahopac, was elected as President of the New York Professional Firefighters Associat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Plans Finalized For Explorer Weekend



Explorers from around the region partake in activities during last year’s weekend at the Putnam Fire Training Center in Kent. Two hundred future members of emergency services units are chomping at the bit in anticipation of attending this weeke… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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