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Future of Carmel School District Explored During Strategic Planning



Carmel School Board President Greg Riley enjoys verbalizing with students and staff during a small group setting. One hundred fifty residents of the Carmel School District conversed in a strategic planning session to help chart the future of Putnam’s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cause of Plane Crash Near Putnam Border A Mystery



The National Transportation Safety Board has found no mechanical defects in a single engine Beech aircraft that crashed in the Titicus Reservoir in North Salem about a mile from the Putnam border November 20, 2015, killing its two occupants. The NTS… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Emergency Services Studies False Alarms



Kevin Neary (right) discusses the alarm ordinance at the ESSAB meeting while fellow board member Ed Butler (left) of Brewster and Commissioner of Emergency Services Tony Sutton listen. Each week police, fire and EMS providers are summoned to a large … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Final Approval for Mahopac’s Stop & Shop



Residents of northern Mahopac and southern Carmel will have a new supermarket to frequent in the not-to-distant future once a new Stop & Shop is constructed at the Lake Plaza Shopping Center on Route 6 in Mahopac. Heidenberg Properties, located … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Man Jailed for Verbally Attacking Spanish Speaking Woman



A previously convicted Putnam Lake felon in the possession of a .22 caliber rifle, who allegedly verbally accosted a Spanish speaking woman, was remanded to jail last week on weapons possession and harassment charges. The Sheriff’s Department … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Nature Almanac Photos on Display





“Ghostly” on display at the Kent Library. The winning images from the 2016 Kent Nature Almanac Photo Competition are now on display as Art at the Kent Library. The images highlight the beauty of nature in the town of Kent. They were chose… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trespassing Hunter Arrested in Southeast



A local hunter faces charges of trespassing on posted property, illegal taking of protected wildlife and possessing the license of another person following his arrest last week in Southeast. New York State Environmental Conservation Officers Craig T… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

In a Switch, Amendment to Butterfield Lease Approved With No Outcry



The Butterfield site on Tuesday afternoon. Parking for the new Senior Center again came up at the Legislature on Tuesday night. The final action was anticlimactic. Following months and months of heated and contentious debate, criticism, accusations … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Small Business Saturday A Success in Putnam



Staff at the Cosmopolitan Salon in Southeast take a bow. Putnam’s Small Business Saturday was a success throughout the county with local merchants promoting their mom and pop stores. The day highlighted and emphasized more than spending money. Rose A… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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