Ceremony Calls For World Peace



Led by Chuang Yen Monastery Dharma Seal Ven. Xin Jing (center), a solemn chant is vocalized. A peaceful and spiritual New Year’s morning was celebrated at the Chuang Yen Monastery in western Kent. The Buddhist Association of the U.S. welcomed m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Mahopac Natives Are Putnam’s First Parents Of the New Year!



Amanda and Matt Simone cuddle their daughter Sophia Rae, born at Putnam Hospital Center on New Year’s morning. Congratulations Amanda and Matt Simone, Putnam’s first parents of 2017. Sophia Rae was brought into the world at 10:49 a.m. on… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

9/11 Hero Chuck Flickinger Loses His Battle



September 11, 2001, hero Chuck Flickinger has lost the battle. The Lake Carmel firefighter dropped what he was doing and raced into lower Manhattan to assist at Ground Zero, unaware that after working the pile for three consecutive days by assistin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mr. Personality, Tom Lotrecchiano, Passes Away At Age 92



Tom Lotrecchiano has passed away at age 92. One of Putnam’s most beloved and respected individuals has passed away. Tom Lotrecchiano, a longtime resident of Mahopac died last Thursday at the age of 92. Lotrecchiano and his brother, Al, owned an… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Elected Officials Take Oaths Of Office



With his wife by his side, freshman Assemblyman Kevin Byrne is administered his oath of office by former State Assemblyman Willis Stephens Jr. Below: State Senator Sue Serino thanks residents of the 41st District for returning her to Albany during Fr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Veterans Director Likes President-Elect’s Call to Privatize Vets’ Care



en percent of Putnam’s population is comprised of veterans – many of whom are caught up in the cumbersome and archaic U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Ten percent of Putnam’s population is comprised of veterans – many of whomare caugh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lecture Launches Think Tank at Boscobel





Adeline’s Portal by Beth Lipman, Resident Artist In Response exhibition installation, 2013. Boscobel House and Gardens has been selected as the host and case study for a January Think Tank on increasing audience engagement. The event’s co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Elvis Presley’s Birthday Celebration





Celebrate the King of Rock N’ Roll at Daryl’s house on Sunday. Rex Fowler of renowned folk/rock duo Aztec Two- Step will celebrate Elvis Presley’s birthday with his unique show, ALL ABOUT ELVIS at Daryl’s House, on Sunday, January 8… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Friends’ Book Cellar Is Open Every Second Saturday



Sat., Jan. 14, from 10 to 2:30 – The Friends of Kent Library will open the Book Cellar of the Kent Public Library for its extended book selection every second Sat. The Friends’ “Book Nook” is also open every Wed. and Sat. from 10 to 2:30. For more … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Cunningham’s Corner

2017: Five Things to Watch

  How do you top 2016? I suppose we may well find out, but that would be a hell of a tall order. Here are some things that, I think, will define 2017 for Putnam County, from the Hudson River to the Connecticut border. A couple of these are stat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam […]


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