Mae Cunniff, 102-year-old grandmother of County Executive MaryEllen Odell, passes away



One of Putnam’s most senior of its seasoned citizens has passed away.Mae Cunniff of Carmel, grandmother of County Executive MaryEllen Odell, died Thursday at the age of 102 with her family by her side.Cunniff was born in Yonkers in 1914 to the late … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Candy cane runs enjoyed by young and old



Santa and his helpers deliver candy canes throughout the Putnam County seat on Saturday. Eric Gross photo The sounds of screaming sirens and blasting air horns permeated the Putnam countryside Saturday when firefighters and EMS providers conducted th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Plight of Guatemalan children detailed at church service



Norma Pereira and Pastor Travis Mitchell discuss child abuse Sunday in Brewster. Photo/Eric Gross The numbers are staggering. Eight cases of child sexual abuse are estimated to take place daily in Guatemala while only one case is reported to authorit… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

SCHOOLS DELAY OPENING DUE TO ICY CONDITIONS

2-hour delays across county

For the second Monday in succession, residents are awakening to a coating of ice and snow on area roads necessitating officials of area schools to err on the side of caution and delay openings. ALL PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN PUTNAM COUNTY WILL OPEN ON A TWO … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Courier, PCNR Under New Ownership



The Putnam County Courier, and The PCNR, are now owned by Douglas Cunningham. Elizabeth Ailes, the owner and publisher of the Putnam County Courier and the Putnam County News & Recorder, announced that she has sold both historic newspapers of rec… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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