Resignation of Kent ZBA Members Is Huge Loss of Dedicated Talent

Federally, we rely on separation of powers, the courts, the executive, and the legislature, acting as co-equal and balancing branches of government. At the local level, we depend on independent agencies to operate at arm’s length to avoid corruption … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Parking Revisions Planned For Downtown Mahopac


Lillian Sutton remembered shopping at the former Pressman’s Drug Store in downtown Mahopac in the 1960s: “You pulled into a diagonal parking space and took your life into your hands when backing out of the spot when the shopping was completed.” Fast … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Class of 1967 Planning Reunion

The year was 1967. The Vietnam War resulted in protests across the U.S. Future President Ronald Reagan was inaugurated as Governor of California. Apollo astronauts Gus Grissom, Edward White and Roger Chaffee perished when a fire broke out on their … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Meet the Candidates, Become Educated, Vote!

There were a few surprises in this just-concluded primary race and hopefully they help institute change in advancing much needed infrastructure and business development in Putnam County. County positions are below, and the town races can be found on … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Punch on Matrim ony

 Punch says it is fearful to reflect how many persons rush into matrimony totally unprepared for the awful change that awaits them. A man may take a wife at twenty one, before he knows the difference between a chip and a leghorn. We could no mo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Word of the Week

élan /ay-LAHN/ noun: vigorous spirit or enthusiasm … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Emergency Services Battalions Assist Local Volunteers


Putnam County Bureau of Emergency Services Battalions meet with the Bureau’s commissioner and deputy commissioner. (l-r) Shawn Keeler, Ralph Falloon, George Wahlers, Doug Casey, Ron Davies, Commissioner Ken Clair, Lou Luongo, Deputy Commissioner Robe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Columbus Day Parade Expected To Draw Thousands To Mahopac


The Mahopac High School Marching Band participated in last year’s parade. Photo by Eric GrossThousands are expected along the sidelines in Mahopac Sunday when the annual Putnam County Columbus Day Parade steps off at 2:30 pm along Route 6 at Lake Cas… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel FD Sponsors Open House

Sunday’s Open House at Carmel Fire Department headquarters will offer something for everyone. Firefighters will be busy this week preparing for the event that takes place from 11 am to 3 pm at the firehouse on Gleneida Avenue. In addition to learning… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

United Way Recognizes Three From Putnam

Marjorie Keith and Alana Sweeny, Executive Director of the United Way, chat following the ceremony that honored the lifelong Carmel resident who has served for over 40 years with Cornell Cooperative Extension. Photos by Norma PereiraPutnam’s Best Che… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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