Back to School!



Smiles and apprehension appear on the faces of kindergartners as they take their first walk down the hall to their classrooms. Children in the Carmel, Putnam Valley and Haldane School Districts returned to class today (Thursday) following their summe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Scouts Team Up to Create Garden at Veterans Home



Michael Sweeney and Sarah Smith water their veteran’s garden Sunday with water collected by a rain barrel at the Carmel Veteran’s Home. The Veterans Home in Carmel enjoyed a wide variety of fresh vegetables this summer thanks to two Carme… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Cops Cleared In Stun Gun Death



The death of a 38 year old Mahopac man who died after being shot with a police stun gun will not result in criminal charges being filed against the officers involved. New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman ruled Friday that members of the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Familiar Faces Greet Customers At Tops Market



Top: TOPS new store manager Matt Cosh chats with a workman Sunday. Above: TOPS assistant manager Jane Chuvala greets customer Jimi-Lee Lloyd. Customers shopping at the new TOPS Market at the Putnam Plaza in Carmel were greeted Sunday with a ‘hello’ a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Acme Opens In Patterson With Great Fanfare



The ribbon is cut and the Patterson store officially opens. A new Acme supermarket opened with great fanfare Friday in Patterson. The market on the site of the former A&P at 3010 Route 22 is the 17th store owned by Acme, a Pennsylvania based firm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Comment Needed on Anchorage Proposal for Hudson River



To the Editor: The U.S. Coast Guard is considering an industry proposal to add 10 anchorage grounds in the Hudson River between Yonkers and Albany, which would provide 43 berths for commercial vessels, including tugs and barges. A primary reason cit… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New FAA Drone Regulations In Effect



More than two years after a drone shot video at Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney’s wedding, the Federal Aviation Administration has finally laid out some new rules and procedures for drone operation, which are now in effect as of Monday. The … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Shopping Shuttle Nixed For Now



It’s a known fact that public transportation is lacking for residents of western Putnam County, making life extremely difficult for area senior citizens who no longer drive. At last week’s meeting of the legislature’s Physical Services Committee, Le… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time



  The population of the globe is estimated at 900,000,000. It is also estimated that a number equal to the entire population of the globe existing at any one time, passes away three times in every century. As the present population of the earth… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



homily HAH-muh-lee noun : a usually short sermon; an inspirational catchphrase; also : platitude … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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