Van Ross Out as Putnam Legislature Counsel



Clement Van Ross, a fixture on the Putnam Legislature for nearly three decades, was ousted Tuesday evening at the legislature’s organizational meeting. The re-appointment of the Putnam Valley attorney was not listed on the agenda; however, an … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

New Year’s Eve Party

  Harvey Wiley Corbett, president of the Gipsy Trail Club, Inc., and one of New York’s most famous architects, was king at the New Year’s Eve ball held at the Club Monday evening. Mrs. Corbett was queen. The king read a lengthy procl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week

soporific sah-puh-RIFF-ik

adj : causing or tending to cause sleep; tending to dull awareness or alertness, of, relating to, or marked by sleepiness or lethargy … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Call Him Judge Michael Caruso



Patterson Town Justice Michael Caruso is Putnam’s newest magistrate. The Town of Patterson is starting off 2017 with a new magistrate. Michael Caruso, 34, an attorney specializing in civil litigation, has been appointed by the Patterson Town Bo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s Holiday Blood Drive Aids NY Blood Bank



Top: Mike Gaffney donates blood last Friday evening. Above: Many women including Susi Antoniuk of Putnam Valley rolled up their sleeves to donate a pint of blood during the holiday shortage. Eighty-two pints of the gift of life were donated Friday du… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Police Beefed Up at Year-End Meeting



The Carmel Town Board has continued its support of the municipality’s local police department by hiring two new officers and purchasing new equipment at its year-end meeting. Officers Vincent Serio and Sandy Crecco, both veteran cops, were the fift… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Missing Woman Found Safe Big Apple



A missing 19-year-old from Patterson has been found safe and sound in New York City. State Police reported Tuesday that Patricia Figueroa, who was last seen on December 28 in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village after taking a Metro-North train from … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Preparing For The Return Of The Putnam Trailblazers

The Putnam County Chamber of Commerce, the county’s largest business organization and primary advocate, voice, and resource for the business community, is calling for nominations to be considered for the Chamber’s seventh annual “B… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Felix A. Christofalo



Felix A. Christofalo, of Danbury, CT, died with his family by his side on January 1, 2017, at Glen Hill Center. He was 95 years old. Felix was born January 14, 1921, in Maiera, Italy, son to the late Philip J. and Antoinette (Praino) Christofalo. When he was 8 years old he immigrated to the USA through Ellis Island with […]

John Adams Crockett, Sr.



John Adams Crockett, Sr. of Carmel, NY passed away on Friday, December 23, 2016, of a heart attack. John was born March 26, 1941, in New York City to Theodore Lyman Crockett and Janet Newcomb Crockett. He grew up in Sleepy Hollow, NY, where he liked to climb trees, while his brother cut them down over a pond. In 1965 […]


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