Sifting Through the Sands of Time

The Fourth of March

  It is purely accidental that the beginning of our Presidential term of four years and the beginning of our Congressional term of two years fall on the 4th of March. The old Continental Congress, by a resolution passed on the 13th of September… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Phony Cop Robs Motorist On Taconic



State Police are on the lookout for a man wanted in connection with an early morning armed robbery that occurred on the Taconic State Parkway in Putnam Valley. Troopers from Cortlandt said the incident took place Wednesday at 6:20 am when a man stop… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



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Legislature Makes Push For Video Conferencing For Inmates



In the summer of 2014, newspaper headlines forecast that Putnam would begin streamlining the justice process by allowing defendants to appear in court for routine appearances via video technology. Fast forward to 2017 and the initiative has gone now… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel’s Radio Shack to Close



Signs went up outside the Radio Shack at the Putnam Plaza in Carmel last week, indicating the Putnam store would be closing. It’s the end of an era as local Radio Shack stores will be closing their doors for good. The Carmel store at the Putnam Plaza… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Meteorologist Mike Woods Returns to Brewster



Fox 5 News meteorologist Mike Woods returned to the classroom last Thursday for the fifth consecutive year, where he taught groups of fourth graders at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster about forecasting the weather. “It’s b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Man Charged with Felony DWAI



A Lake Peekskill man convicted of drunken driving six years ago now faces incarceration for allegedly driving while his ability was impaired by drugs. State Police arrested Carlos Perez, 30, Wednesday after troopers were summoned to the Sprain Brook… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Computer Learning for Seniors



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. Regi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

STOP-DWI Plan Under Review



Calling it a “win-win,” Putnam’s STOP-DWI Coordinator Gene Funicelli thanked members of the county Legislature for approving past initiatives and encouraged the nine member governing body to endorse the 2017 STOP-DWI plan at its April 4 regular mont… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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