Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Signers of the Declaration

  Of the fifty-six signers of the Declaration of Independence, it is stated that nine wore born in Massachusetts, eight in Virginia, five in Maryland, four in Connecticut, four in New Jersey, four in Pennsylvania, four in South Carolina, three i… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Word of the Week



aureate OR-ee-ut adjective : of a golden color or brilliance; marked by grandiloquent and rhetorical style … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Unemployment Rate Continues To Fall



Once again, Putnam County finds itself with an enviable unemployment rate. The NYS Department of Labor reported last week that for the month of June, Putnam’s rate of unemployment was the lowest in the Hudson Valley and fifth lowest in all of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

BOCES Camps Expand Creativity, Careers



Taylor Buccheri, a 2016 graduate of Brewster High School, completed the cosmetology program at BOCES in June and returned to the Yorktown campus last week to assist with the hairstyling camp. Most summer camps consist of endeavors related to kayaking… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Determination Reaps Huge Dividends For Brooke Pagan



Brooke Pagan of Brewster with her many medals won late last month at the National Wrestling Championships in Fargo, North Dakota. Brooke Pagan is an exceptional young student athlete. The 17-year-old senior at Brewster High School returned home last … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

ESL Connection Offered For Kids At Reed Library



Brian Portillo, 6, of Carmel, proudly displays his rendering. The staff at the Reed Library in Carmel believes in attracting children at an early age since once a child appreciates the value of literature, he or she will excel in the classroom. This … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Red Rooster Burglarized; Safe Stolen



The popular Red Rooster restaurant on Route 22 in Southeast was burglarized over the weekend. State Police reported thieves smashed in a rear door of the well-liked hamburger and ice cream favorite early Sunday morning and, according to Troop K Publ… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Preserving And Promoting Putnam’s Small Business Backbone for All

Putnam’s small businesses, aside from being the backbone of our economy, provide the amenities, services and jobs that make our local community the place that two thirds of our well-educated and talented workforce are happy to come home to eac… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hoax Turns Putnam Lake Into War Zone



Putnam Lake resembled a war zone late Friday night and early Saturday morning after a man called 9-1-1 reporting armed intruders inside a private residence on Hanover Road in the sleepy hamlet. Members of the Sheriff’s Department and Brewster … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New Criteria For Free And Reduced Lunch Program



School officials throughout the county are reminding parents of children returning to school in September who are in need of financial assistance to contact their local district seeking free and/or reduced price meals for their children. Income elig… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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