Old World Tradition Celebrated In Putnam Valley


Ed Hess of Putnam Valley dresses for the occasion Sunday. Photo by Eric Gross The sounds of the ‘umpapa” band, old fashioned Bavarian and Austrian food accompanied by camaraderie and friendship highlighted a weekend German Fest that attracted hundred… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Cunningham’s Corner

FREE New York State of Mind

The phone rang last week here at our vast headquarters for the Courier. I answered. Friendly woman on the other end wanted the County Clerk’s office. I explained: “That’s not us. We’re the Courier, the newspaper.” She said: “I already read the Courier this week. It was a very good issue, thank you. But the number in this phone book […]

PERSPECTIVE

Some Observations & Comments About The Putnam County Sheriff Race

Anyone living in Putnam County is blessed to reside in such a bucolic environment when you look at the world around us. After giving thanks to the Good Lord for this privilege, let us act accordingly with our civic duty of voting this election. I … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Lawmakers Deserve Gold Star For Attendance


Putnam’s four state lawmakers each deserve the gold star when it comes to their attendance records in Albany. During the 2017 legislative session, State Senator Terrence Murphy and State Assemblyman Kevin Byrne each recorded 100 percent attendance wh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Maloney War Chest Grows in Leaps and Bounds

Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney is gearing up for the November 2018 election. On Friday, the Cold Spring Democrat, whose 18th Congressional District encompasses all of Putnam and Orange counties as well as sections of Dutchess and Westchester, repor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

  The language of the eye is very hard to counterfeit. You can read in the eyes of your companion, while you talk, whether your argument hits him, though his tongue will not confess it. There is a look by which a man shows that he is going to s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam […]

Word of the Week

philately /fuh-LAT-uh-lee/ noun : the collection and study of postage and imprinted stamps : stamp collecting… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Creating Downtown Destinations

Putnam County has two clearly-thriving downtown areas, Cold Spring and Brewster, and others that are ripe for improvement. Cold Spring has already earned the title of “destination,” moreso in the summer (perhaps it could draw a larger winter crowd). … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

4-H Fair Time Is Right Around The Corner


Putnam Four-H volunteers, Kirsten Webb, Virginia Redlon and Patrick Salerno join Patty and Jim Turco as a 4-H Fair sign is installed at the new Ice Cream Studio 105 in Lake Carmel. Photo by Eric Gross Posters announcing Putnam’s 46th annual 4-H Fa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

200 Backpacks Available for Putnam Kids


Katie Kaslyn displays some of the backpacks that will be distributed Sunday. Photo by Eric Gross Two hundred backpacks loaded with school supplies will be distributed Sunday free-of-charge to boys and girls throughout the region thanks to Wireless… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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