Deer Kill Numbers in Putnam Continue to Decline



The number of deer taken in Putnam County continues to decline. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation reported Friday hunters registered the killing of 786 deer last year countywide, down from 815 taken in 2015 and 917 the year… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Putnam County’s DMV Provides Service With A Smile



Putnam Deputy County Clerk in Charge of DMV Christine Woolley displays samples of license plates issued by New York State during her tenure–from blue and while to red, white and blue to the current gold and yellow. Notice anything special about… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tickets Are Now On Sale For Brewster High School’s Mary Poppins





Brewster High School drama students will present Mary Poppins in March. One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect and high-flying musical! Set in 1910 England and based on the b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Volunteers Needed for 4-H Judging



A call has been issued for a dozen volunteers to serve as evaluators for Putnam’s 4-H Public Presentations event planned for next month. Dena Altavilla, 4-H Program Coordinator, described the Putnam 4-H Youth Development Program’s annual… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Partners With PARC to Host Hudson Valley Wine and Chocolate Festival in Patterson





Partners with PARC, a non-profit dedicated to securing the financial future of people with disabilities, will host its next Hudson Valley Wine & Chocolate Festival on Saturday and Sunday, April 1 and 2. The event, which runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Camp Herrlich Thinking Spring



The ground may be covered with winter’s white but officials at Camp Herrlich in Patterson are thinking about the pastel colors of spring. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Putnam has awarded a $1,000 grant through the agency’s Garden Based Learning … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Computer Learning Center For Seniors Registration



The Putnam County Computer Learning Center for seniors holds registration the first Thursday of every month at the William Koehler Senior Center, 180 Route 6 in Mahopac and at the Putnam Valley Senior Center, 117 Town Park Lane, Putnam Valley. Regis… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cunningham’s Corner

Calling Off School in the Age of Social Media

  Douglas Cunningham Time evens out a lot of things. One of things that no longer bothers me is whether school is canceled due to weather. I realize not everyone thinks like that. Witness how Facebook lights up when school is canceled. My goodn… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rapid Response Averts Calamity In Putnam Valley



A rapid response by firefighters from several departments early Monday averted a calamity for a Putnam Valley family when their home caught fire. Fire horns sounded at 6 a.m. reporting a blaze at 34 Roberts Drive off the Taconic State Parkway in the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Men Charged For Drug Possession



Two Brewster residents have court hearings scheduled for March 7 following their arrests by Yorktown Police on drug possession charges. Michael Olsen, 32, and James Davis, 22, were arrested last Wednesday evening on charges of criminal possession of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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