Thousands Remember Undersheriff Peter Convery



Bagpipers from the Stephen Driscoll FOP Pipe Band precede the hearse outside the church. Thousands remembered a legend in the Putnam law enforcement community over the weekend, concluding with his funeral Monday morning. Undersheriff Peter Convery, a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Gobble Gobble!



Turkeys at the Glynwood Farm in Philipstown in the days before Thanksgiving. They were slaughtered on Monday. Turkey will be the main attraction on Thanksgiving for thousands of Putnam families. Just days before the big event, we traveled to the Glyn… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Thanksgiving Dinner For Vets Attracts 500 To Mahopac Falls



Stan Palmer of Putnam Valley is one of the honored guests. The tradition continued when the Downstate Chapter of the Purple Heart Homes hosted Putnam’s 6th annual Veterans Thanksgiving Dinner. Five hundred vets crowded into the Putnam County Golf Clu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Generosity & Thanks Abound at Holiday



Right: CAP volunteers Cindy Jackson and Rick Jacob receive frozen turkeys from a generous resident which will be the centerpiece of dinner on Thursday for local families. Above: Judy Callahan and Mary Bodor are thrilled with the generosity of culinar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fahnestock Park Welcomes Fall and Winter with Year-end Events



A binding is fitted onto a cross country ski – one of many at Fahnestock’s Ski Swap and Fundraiser this past Saturday. The seasons may be finally catching up with Putnam County, the prolonged summer warmth giving way to a past due autumnal and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Putnam to Implement Animal Cruelty Registry Law



Ken Ross Jr. addresses members of the Putnam Legislature Rules Committee at its meeting last week. Animal cruelty is a serious problem resulting in the abuse of thousands of animals each year across the United States. Sadly, Putnam County is not immu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Power Outages Disrupt Sunday Activities



Strong wind gusts knocked down tree limbs onto utility wires Sunday resulting in a number of power outages throughout the region. The strong weather continued Monday, with a wind advisory until 6 pm and wind gusts of up to 45 mph, making it seem lik… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Airport Travel: Plenty Of Time Needed



Give yourself plenty of time if air travel is planned for this week. The Port Authority of New York encouraged travelers Saturday to arrive at the airport early and expect long lines since record numbers of passengers are expected to take to the ski… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

ELEPHANT ON HER HANDS

  Emil J. Wallach, a circus promoter, his wife and their two children boarded with Mrs. Hilda Bertholf in Kent, Putnam County, for fourteen weeks. Then he departed, owing her $210. She got judgment and gave the papers to Horace Trowbridge, a Con… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



guerdon GUR-dun noun : reward, recompense … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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