A Very Special Day at Sheriff’s Dept.



Officers honored at the ceremony include (l-r) Undersheriff Paul Boscia, Lt. Kevin McManus, First Sgt. William Meyer, Investigator Corrine Pitt, Sgt. John Cihanek and Sgt. William Quick. Sheriff Don Smith called it a “very special day” wh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

History Made In Putnam County When Appellate Division Convened



Putnam Senior Judge John Sweeny welcomes judges to the county for the historic occasion. History was made in Putnam County on Valentine’s Day when, for the first time, the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Judicial Depart… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Engineering Taught To Brewster Middle School Youngsters



The finished product thoroughly impresses Superintendent Valerie Henning-Piedmonte and school trustee Mary Kay Nilsen as their expressions indicate. Below: Teacher Tony Forte is animated in his teaching. The future is bright in the Brewster School Di… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Relay For Life Expands



Relay for Life, a fundraiser that benefits the American Cancer Society, is expanding this year in Putnam County. In addition to the Mahopac and Patterson gettogethers, a Relay for Life will be held in Brewster for the first time. Last Wednesday, or… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Late Night Inferno Greets Firefighters



Firefighters were summoned to a raging vehicle fire on Fair Street in Patterson late Saturday night. The driver escaped injury. A raging inferno greeted Patterson firefighters late Saturday night when a minivan caught fire on Fair Street near the int… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

County Land Trust to Hold Benefit Dinner





Putnam County Land Trust announces its Annual Benefit Dinner and Auction on Saturday, March 25th. The public event is an opportunity to support the organization’s continued mission of preservation, education, and public access to natural areas… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Million Page Challenge To Benefit Local Charity



Three middle school students, Angie, Sasha and Shanaya, color books on a chart in the Fischer Middle School lobby last week to indicate their reading progress. Carmel’s Million Page Challenge is going strong! Fifth and sixth graders at the Geor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

100th Day of School Celebration!

Camp Herrlich Leads Charge to Keep Kids Safe

Hudson Valley Christian Academy, a private Christian school located in Mahopac Falls, NY, celebrated its 100th day of school on Friday, February 10th. After a snow day on Thursday, students arrived to school on Friday morning ready for a day of celeb… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Vagina Monologues to Benefit Women’s Center



Jennie Marie Lambert is bringing a production of the Vagina Monologues to Carmel Saturday because as she explains: “There has never been a more important time to make our voices heard while spreading awareness about resources and safe places f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cunningham’s Corner

Washington’s Birthday & Taxes

  Douglas Cunningham Monday was Presidents’ Day, what we used to call Washington’s birthday, and I thought a couple of bits of wisdom from George Washington especially appropriate: ‘Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an en… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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