High achievers



SUNY New Paltz is proud to congratulate Thomas De- Marchi of Carmel, N.Y., for being named to the Dean’s List for the fall ’16 semester. Nicole Porter, a junior majoring in middle level education, from Putnam Valley, was among 2,253 students at Coas… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Indian Corn Crop

  It is stated that recent investigations show that the Indian corn crop of the United States is of more value than any other agricultural production, not even excepting cotton. The culture of corn has wonderfully increased of late years—… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



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Therapeutic Playroom Receives Rave Reviews



Members of the Brewster School family visited the new facility where they were thanked for their donation. Putnam Family and Community Services (PFCS) renovated children’s therapeutic playroom received rave reviews last Wednesday during a dedic… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

President Trump’s Refugee Executive Order Sees Mixed Reaction Here



President Trump’s executive order related to refugees from Islamic parts of the world is getting mixed reaction in the Hudson Valley. Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney of Cold Spring Sunday called the latest salvo form the White House ill-advis… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Car Driven By Brewster Man Collides with State Trooper’s Vehicle



A two vehicle crash in Brookfield last week injured a Connecticut state trooper and a resident of Brewster. Authorities in the Constitution State said the trooper, Karen Nixon, had stopped her patrol car Tuesday during the morning rush hour with its… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cyclist Safety Discussed Before Safety Board



David Tookmanian (left) and Sean Mannion display a blinking light affixed to a bicycle helmet at last week’s meeting of the Putnam County Emergency Services Safety Advisory Board. Last September, a 73-yearold bicyclist from Stormville was criti… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Nicholas Franzese Named BOCES Student of Distinction



Nicholas Franzese, a student at the Mahopac Falls Academy, has been recognized as a BOCES Student of Distinction. During last week’s ceremony at a meeting of the Mahopac Board of Education, Franzese was praised for his efforts and accomplishme… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Gearing Up For Spring Planting in Putnam



The calendar may read February but Putnam County has begun gearing up for its annual seedling sale. Lauri Taylor, manager of the Putnam Soil and Water Conservation District, described the event as a “long time tradition that promotes the plant… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Who Was The Best President?

With all the talk of the pros and cons of the current Administration taking place throughout the country, I asked friends who our best President was, especially from a business perspective. In a lively Facebook discussion last week, some of the mos… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.