Ridership Hits Record High on Metro-North RR



The Metro-North track crossing on Rt. 312 in Southeast. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced last week that MetroNorth Railroad is seeing record ridership numbers, as is the Long Island Rail Road. Metro-North Railroad carried approxima… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Innovation in Classrooms Brings 21st Century Teaching and Learning to Mahopac School District



Boys will be boys! Anthony has time for a little fun. Walk into any classroom in the Mahopac School District and don’t be surprised to view children immersed in technological wizardry. Boys and girls from kindergarten all the way through the middle s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Former Treasurer Of Patterson FD Facing Sentencing Friday



The former treasurer of the Patterson Fire Department, Albert Melin, who pleaded guilty last fall in U.S. District Court to charges of wire fraud and false submission of tax returns related to embezzling more than $1.1 million, is to be sentenced Fr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sales Tax Revenue Soars in 2016



What a difference a year makes! After taking a 1.44 percent hit in the sales tax department in 2015, county coffers are reaping the benefits of a more robust Putnam business climate in 2016, since sales tax revenue collected in the county’s si… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

O’Keefe Back in Jail After Agreeing to Plea



The case against a retired Carmel police officer, former Carmel town councilman and previous member of the Mahopac Board of Education will be the subject of a court hearing in February – after a plea deal was reached in connection with the cas… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Theft of Donkey and Cart Planter Saddens Carmel Family



  Gloria Maloney expressed great heartbreak Monday when lamenting the theft of a sentimental concrete donkey and cart planter taken from her yard off Fair Street in Carmel. Thieves stole the 300-pound statue, valued at $1,000, between 11 pm Sat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Toni Barni, Career Carmel Educator, Loses Battle With Cancer



Toni Barni, career Carmel educator, loses battle with cancer Antonette ‘Toni’ Barni was a fighter who battled for her children’s welfare both in and out of the classroom. The quarter-century Carmel School District educator and 51-year resident of Mah… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cunningham’s Corner

Business in New York – Not So Fast

  I am beginning to have an acute appreciation for being a business person in New York State, as we enter Week 7 of our new entrepreneurial life here at the Courier and PCNR. Not only that, but this: I now have considerable admiration for everyo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Putnam Unemployment Remains as Lowest In Region and Third Lowest In State



The NYS Department of Labor reported last week that for the month of December, Putnam’s rate of unemployment was not only the lowest in the region but the third lowest in all of New York State only behind Columbia, Tompkins and Albany counties… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Molloy Charged with $10 Theft of Newspapers



The chairman of the Putnam County Visitors’ Bureau, Barney Molloy, is facing larceny charges for allegedly stealing copies of the New York Times from bundles outside the Cupoccino Café in Cold Spring. Cold Spring Police Dept. Officer-in-Charge Georg… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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