Putnam Kennel Club Dog Show

Putnam Kennel Club Dog Show

2017-07-25 E-Edition

Kids Enjoy Summer Thanks To YMCA Partnership


Dozens of children who otherwise might have spent their summer vacations around the house are having a ball this month, thanks to a joint venture between the YMCA of Northern Westchester and the Brewster School District’s Community Learning Center. For the first time, the YMCA is offering weekly programs in Putnam County for children in grades kindergarten through 8, each […]

Putnam Park Goes to The Dogs


Brewster Schools Update Logo


The Brewster School District has updated its logo to represent the 21st century. The Brewster Bear, the district’s mascot, has been minimized in the new branding which has upset many residents who have expressed their displeasure on social media. Superintendent Valerie Henning-Piedmonte explained last Thursday that the district’s new logo and slogan was a direct result of the school’s Strategic […]

Modern Water Meters Coming To The Town Of Carmel


Currently, residents served by a municipal water district in the greater Carmel, Mahopac, Mahopac Falls area receive a postal card from the Town of Carmel requesting a reading of the homeowner’s water meter. The resident jots down the numbers taken from the device, usually located in a remote section of their basement, and mails the card back to the town. […]

Ice Cream Studio 105 Opens!

Retirement was not in the cards for Patty and Jim Turco. Following successful careers, the Carmel couple decided on opening an ice cream shop and Ice Cream Studio 105 was born. Years ago, Patty’s mom and dad owned and operated Carmel Custard, a popular summertime attraction on Route 52 where the new entrepreneur worked as a youngster as did her […]

Good News For Putnam Veterans


Putnam Deputy Director of Veterans Affairs Art Hanley received a phone call Friday morning from Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney. “Within seconds, I jumped for joy,” recalled Hanley after learning from the Cold Spring lawmaker that after “working the phones on Putnam veterans’ behalf between his office, the Putnam Veteran’s office, which had been closed as part of Governor Cuomo’s reduction […]

4-H Fair Time Has Arrived In Putnam!

Food tent, gardening, old-time machinery & livestock on hand

It’s that time of the year again! The Putnam 4-H Fair which is expected to attract more than 25,000 men, women and children to the Putnam Veterans Memorial Park in Kent takes place this weekend. The 46th fair opens Friday at 12-noon and continues all day on Saturday and Sunday with a closing ceremony planned for 5 pm. Old time […]