Sifting Through the Sands of Time

The Local Paper

  The New York Tribune contains the following just remarks in relation to local newspapers, which ought to be read by a good many people: “Nothing is more common than to hear people talk of what they pay for advertising, etc., as so much … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Word of the Week



crepuscular krih-PUHSS-kyuh-ler adj : of, relating to, or resembling twilight : dim; occurring or active during the twilight … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Four Putnam Residents Charged in DWI Crackdown



Four residents of Putnam County were among 57 motorists arrested last week in a series of DWI checks coordinated by law enforcement personnel in Dutchess County. John Hunt, 27, of Garrison, was arrested for Aggravated DWI after his car was stopped i… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster’s Got Talent Fundraiser Is Next Friday



Last year’s winners of the Brewster’s Got Talent Show included Solomon Hess, Martina Rossi and 2013 BHS graduate Kristen Huttunen. The acts have been selected. A few tickets remain for the Brewster Education Foundation’s Brewster&rs… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Indian Point’s Premature Closing To Hamper Regional Economy

The announcement by Governor Cuomo of the planned closure of the Indian Point nuclear power plants is a severe blow to the economic future of the Hudson Valley and indeed the state, say many business experts, including Business Council of Westcheste… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tom O’Leary Named Business Person of the Year



Tom O’Leary packs a parcel with special foam for a customer at the UPS Store. Tom O’Leary, proprietor of the UPS Store in Mahopac, has seen it all during his eleven years in business. The Putnam merchant has been named Business Person of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Town Boards Gear Up for 2017

Carmel Organizes

The Carmel Town Board has conducted its annual organizational meeting. Before a sparse crowd at Carmel Town Hall last Wednesday evening, the board unanimously approved a 35 item agenda in an hour’s time. The Putnam Courier and Mahopac News wer… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Southeast Holds Annual Meeting



The Southeast Town Board conducted its annual organizational meeting Thursday evening before a small audience at Southeast Town Hall. Supervisor Tony Hay and Council members Edwin Alvarez, Robert Cullen, Lynne Eckardt and Elizabeth Hudak breezed thr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Taconic Mayhem

Wild Taconic Chase Leads To Arrest

It resembled a cops and robbers thriller when a Connecticut man accused of stealing a motorcycle and a van led police on a wild chase along the Taconic State Parkway that ended near the Putnam line in Stormville, when a van slammed into an East Fish… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

NYPD Van Overturns!



A New York City Corrections Department van overturned on the Taconic State Parkway near Pudding Street in Putnam Valley early Monday, necessitating an emergency response from the Putnam Valley Fire Department and New York State Police. Troopers sai… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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