Odell Sets the Record Straight on Finances at Budget Address



County Executive MaryEllen Odell delivers her budget message last Thursday evening in Mahopac Falls. County Executive Mary- Ellen Odell in her 2017 budget address sought to set the record straight regarding Putnam’s financial situation. Before … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Candidates Spar on the Issues at Forum



State Senator Terry Murphy and Alison Boak. Candidates for state, county and town offices debated the issues Monday evening at a Meet Your Candidates forum sponsored by the Putnam County League of Women Voters. Races for the 40th District State Senat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

DiPippo Freed After Third Trial

Stunning ‘Not Guilty’ Verdict in Slaying of 12-yr-old

The time was 4:04 p.m. Tuesday when the jury foreman rose to his feet. When asked by Judge Victor Alfieri if the jury had reached a verdict, the gentleman replied: “Yes, not guilty.” And at that moment, Anthony DiPippo – twice convicted, who had sp… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Judicial Giant Loses Battle With Cancer



Patterson Town Justice John King has lost his battle against cancer. Patterson Town Justice John King has lost his battle with cancer. King passed away Oct. 3, three days shy of his 73rd birthday. King, a 1961 graduate of Brewster High School, enlist… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Firefighter Honored with Bravery Award



Firefighter Gabriel Rivera has been honored for bravery. Mahopac firefighter Gabriel Rivera doesn’t consider himself a hero. The 40-year-old paid professional emergency responder with the Danbury Fire Department was approached by a suicidal man point… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rain Fails to Dampen Spirit at Brewster FD Open House



Clockwise from top: Hayley Hanna, 8 and her four year old sister, Margaret, enjoy homemade Halloween Fire Prevention cupcakes at the open house. John Williams, 4, of Putnam Valley, smiles when given a special balloon. Kayla Edwards, 11, and her grand… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Time for Public Comment at Legislature



To the Editor, On Tuesday, October 4th I attended a full Putnam County legislative meeting. When it came time for public comment the audience was warned that comment was limited to items listed on the agenda. My follow-up question, and one that I h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Protecting Putnam ARC



To the Editor: When a fire alarm sounds at 2 a.m., they are there. When a snow storm stops everything in our area, they are there. During hospital visits and hospice stays, they are there. They are the dedicated direct support professionals (DSPs) o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Perspective

Trouble in Putnam Valley

The residents of Putnam Valley are being bankrupted and few if any of them seem to know or care. Like most Americans today, they are increasingly addicted to their screens, whether it’s a smart phone or a computer, so their real world contact has be… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Green Chimneys Receives Grant



Christmas has arrived a bit early for Green Chimneys in Putnam Lake but officials of the non-profit that assists troubled, runaway and homeless youth are not complaining. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services last week announced a $200,00… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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