Putnam Practices Safety At Sea



  Recreational boating is big business throughout Putnam County, and the Sheriff’s Dept. is using incentives from ice cream to free life jackets to encourage good safety practices. The Sheriff’s Marine Division consists of 12 deputi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

James Caldas Out as President of Putnam Hospital



James Caldas is no longer President of Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel. He had been there two years. James Caldas, who arrived as president of Putnam Hospital Center a little more than two years ago, is no longer in the post. Robert Friedberg, Presi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Warning: It’s Only A Drill!



Heavily armed members of the Putnam Emergency Response Team (ERT) seek a “suspect” during a drill Friday at Putnam Valley High School. Heavily armed officers wearing bullet proof vests charged into the Putnam Valley High School Friday whe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Community Celebrates Half a Century’s Worth of Dedication



Marsha Thomson, treasurer, left, and Meg Cairney, senior Vice President, right, of the Auxiliary. Half a century: take a minute to let how long a time period that is sink in. Fifty years ago, the Adam West Batman series had just started, there was no… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Pudding Street Overpass Improvement On The Way



Officials are set to hear the public’s opinion on what they can do to make Pudding Street safer. The public meeting follows a long campaign by residents, school and municipal officials and the Courier to draw attention to unsafe conditions ther… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Local Teams Hit The Field



Brewster’s new Superintendent Valerie Henning-Piedmonte visited the BHS athletic field Wednesday and practiced with members of the Brewster Bears football squad. Full story on page 12. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hair Super Hero Teddy Erickson



Teddy Erickson gets his first haircut in 11 years to benefit an organization in Michigan called Children with Hair Loss. Stylist Christine Catalano wields the sheers. The last time Teddy Erickson cut his hair was in the third grade. The 19 year old c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lois Lange, Long-Time Guideposts Executive, Passes



Lois Lange, formerly of Carmel, who was known for her volunteerism, memoir writing and public speaking, has died in Colorado at the age of 90. Lange was employed for decades as benefits manager for Guideposts, at one time the largest inspirational m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Nimham Pow Wow Weekend



Native Americans from near and far participated in last year’s annual event. Native Americans as well as those interested in learning about local history will be in attendance this weekend at the Putnam Veterans Memorial Park in Kent to celebra… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Metal Detecting Workshop At Library



Please join us at the East Fishkill Community Library on Wednesday, August 24, from 6:30-8pm for a fun, family friendly, free workshop on Metal Detecting: the Art of Treasure Hunting with Roger Young. A member of the Putnam/ Westchester Metal Detect… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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