Homecoming: Small-Town America on Parade



Carmel High School cheerleaders march during the Homecoming Parade. See more photos on page 2. Downtown Carmel resembled small town America Saturday when hundreds of young people marched along the county seat’s main thoroughfare from the Carmel… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Is Busing Seniors to Meetings Wrong?



Two members of the Putnam Legislature want State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to investigate whether or not the county acted properly by transporting a bus load of senior citizens from the Cold Spring area to Carmel in order for them to attend… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patriotism Celebrated in Brewster School



Three of the students joining Mary Sullivan who chatted with the World War II sailor at Arlington National Cemetery are Brendan Burns, Michael Seaman and Gabrielle Araujo. Students at the Henry Wells Middle School in Brewster have learned the real me… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Canine Falco Now Wearing Bullet Proof Vest



Sgt. Paul Italiano and his canine partner Falco, wearing his new vest, in downtown Brewster. Putnam County’s newest canine police officer, K-9 Falco, now has his own bulletproof vest. The German Shepherd, who joined the ranks of the Brewster Po… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Girl Scouts Create ‘Little Free Libraries’



Brewster Girl Scouts Erin Brann, Meaghan Feehan, Izabella Mancini and Chloe Stalker fill one of their mini-libraries. Four young women, members of Brewster Girl Scout Troop 1077, are promoting literacy in a most unusual way. The women, Meaghan Feenan… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

River Unites Unlikely Bedfellows



Athena Mullarkey of Scenic Hudson, Jeremy Cherson of Riverkeeper, Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra, County Executive MaryEllen Odell, and Legislator William Gouldman converged over the anchorage discussion at Cold Spring. Behind them is Storm King. The… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High Achievers



Alfred State welcomed a new class of freshmen this fall. The college offers educational opportunities in nearly 50 associate degree programs, 23 baccalaureate degree programs, and two certificate programs in the schools of Arts and Sciences, Archite… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Board Needs Advisor



The Patterson Town Board is looking for an interested individual to fill an unexpired term on the Putnam Lake Park Advisory Board. Any Putnam Lake resident interested in serving on the Board may send a letter of interest to the Town Clerk, P.O. Box … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Cunningham’s Corner

Civic Participation in Philipstown & Putnam? Naysayers Want to Shut Down Opposing Viewpoints

Former Cold Spring Trustee Stephanie Hawkins and Legislators Kevin Wright and Dini LoBue have repeatedly found issue with and spoken out against a new senior center at the former Butterfield Hospital in Cold Spring. Hawkins is shown at a village meet… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Gleanings of the Week

  The total receipts at the State Fair were $15,000. Earthquake shocks are alarming the people of California. All the members of the Cabinet are now in Washington. The Connecticut town elections take place two weeks hence. Mrs. Stanton has writt… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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