Henry Wells Middle School Rededicated To ‘Man With The Flag’


A state proclamation is presented by Sheriff Don Smith to Henry Wells Middle School administrators John Clark and Christian Marie DeJesus while Wells’ grandchildren Olivia Wells- Storey and Hubbard Wells beam with pride. Right: Henry Wells, the man w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Legislators Call On DEP To Clean Lake Gleneida Shoreline


Putnam Legislator Neal Sullivan remembers growing up as a child along Seminary Hill Road in Carmel and marveling at the beauty and majestic scenery of Lake Gleneida. Sullivan told his colleagues at last week’s meeting of the legislature’s Physical… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Whiplash as Sheriff’s Primary Is Again Called Off

Series of court decisions as Sept. 12 approaches

Andrew DeStefano addresses a news conference in June where he called for the resignation of Sheriff Don Smith. PHOTO BY NORMA PEREIRA The $64,000 question being asked around Putnam County these days centers on the Republican Primary for the positi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel And Kent Are Two Of The Safest Places in NY


Carmel and Kent are two of the safest places in New York State to reside, work and raise a family according to thee latest crime data reported by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The ranking is based on an aggregated crime score for communities w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

2017-08-29 E-Edition

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Rapid Response Saves 15-Year-Old Boy From Drowning


A 15-year-old Kent boy is lucky to be alive after diving into a pool at a Kent Cliffs residence and knocking himself unconscious. Kent Police were summoned to the home in a remote section of Hortontown Hill Road last Wednesday afternoon after a 9-… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Re-Launching Industrial Development In Putnam

The Putnam County Industrial Development Agency (IDA), which nearly disbanded over a year ago, is about to be relaunched. This is very timely and our business community cannot wait. As Legislator Bill Gouldman says, “The future of our county is throu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rotary Volunteers to be Recognized By County Leaders

Al Lotrecchiano and his crew of dedicated volunteers don’t mind rising early every other morning to keep the county seat adorned in beautiful foliage. Throughout the summer, at 5 a.m., the Carmel resident and his fellow Rotarians, Lou Margolus, Mike … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Service Dogs ‘Day in the Park’ Planned for FDR State Park


Nancy Teague and her foster dog, ‘Amy,’ will be leading the “Strut your Pup’ fundraiser. Photo by Eric GrossPlans are being finalized this week for Putnam Service Dogs First Annual ‘Day in the Park’ scheduled for Sept. 16 at the FDR State Park in Yor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Please Wear Your Seatbelt

To the Editor, As Labor Day approaches, people find themselves wrapping up the summer by traveling with their families. In light of that, I would like to stress how important it is to remain safe during these last few days of travel by buckling up… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]


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