Mother, Daughter and Kitten Escape Early Morning Fire



Quick action on the part of first responders averted a calamity in Lake Carmel Friday for a woman, her teenaged daughter and the family’s pet kitten when an early morning fire broke out in a basement apartment contained in a building housing P… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Three Dollar Robbery and Stabbing Leads to Arrests



A Brewster man is recovering from a stab wound while two young toughs are cooling their heels at the Putnam Correctional Facility facing felony charges following an early morning assault and robbery in downtown Brewster. State Police reported the ar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Christmas in July Thanks to Patterson Rotary



Christmas has come early for 19 charities and local organizations thanks to members of the Patterson Rotary. The Rotarians invited members of the non-forprofits to their early morning breakfast meeting last week and presented checks in conjunction w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Four Appointed to Agriculture Board



Residents of both eastern and western Putnam have been appointed to the county’s Agriculture and Farmland Protection Board. Meeting in regular session last Wednesday evening before a SRO crowd at the historic Putnam Courthouse in Carmel, the l… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Poem : “The Red, White and Blue .”

  For Buchanan—pride of the nation, The choice of the fearless and free— We join in a heart-felt ovation, And he shall our President be! Our bosoms, in throbbing communion, Remember the statesman so true, Repeat.—Who sheltered … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week



concatenate /kahn-KAT-uh-nayt/ verb : to link together in a series or chain … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Chamber Travels Back In Time



To celebrate their 60th anniversary, the Brewster Chamber of Commerce is taking us back to the days of poodle skirts and greasers with a 1950s shindig and car show. While it won’t be for any type of prize or contest, anyone with a vehicle fro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Two Children Rescued on Lake Mahopac Thanks to Coast Guard Auxiliary



Jim Dipelesi and Elaine Pealey attended last weekend’s Armed Forces Appreciation Day Festival in Mahopac. Members of the Coast Guard Auxiliary were at the right place at the right time and the result was a dramatic rescue of two children who en… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Schools Hosting Summer Free Meal Program



Brewster school officials realize the value and importance of a wholesome breakfast and lunch for all children. Working in conjunction with the NYS Education Department and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the district is hosting a free food serv… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

4-H Fair Week Designated in Putnam



Patrick Salerno is joined by Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra of Garrison along with other 4-H ambassadors who will be volunteering their time throughout the duration of the midsummer classic. Putnam’s 4-H Fair is right around the corner and the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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