Election Day Shocker for Sheriff!

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Updated story with full results: It was a shocker on Election Day as Putnam Sheriff Donald Smith was outpolled by newcomer Robert Langley by 335 votes. The Putnam Board of Elections has yet to count as many as 1,590 absentee ballots next Tuesday that will determine the winner. The tally announced late Tuesday night at the Board of Elections office in […]

Cold Spring Embraces Outdoor, Rolling Sculpture

FREE Italian artist Pistoletto brings Newspaper Sphere to Hudson River waterfront

One of the art world’s most iconic sculptures, a rolling ball of newspaper pages by the Italian artist Michelangelo Pistoletto, came to Cold Spring’s waterfront Saturday afternoon. Hundreds, at least 400 people, perhaps more, joyously greeted the artist as he arrived in a red, 1961 Fiat, the Sfera di Giornali, or Newspaper Sphere, tied to the back above the trunk. […]

Rotary Celebrates End Polio Now Campaign


Representing Putnam at the get-together was Greg Amato of Mahopac who rekindled a friendship with Carol Tjoa, Rotary’s District Governor, a decade ago. Photo Courtesy Greg AmatoRotarians from throughout the Hudson Valley traveled to Suffern in Rockla… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Things to Do Thanksgiving Is A Holiday, Too!

Sept-Nov Various Story Times at Patterson Lib. More info: 845-878-6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org Sept 13-Dec 13 (Wednesdays) 7-9pm Free English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for non-native speakers at Studio Around The Corner, Brewster. More in… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

2017 Had Quietest Halloween in Years for Putnam County


Credit it to a school night but area police reported one of the quietest Halloween celebrations across Putnam County in years. Added patrols were on the ready to respond for mischief makers’ however, police on the village, town, county and state leve… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Woman Injured In Two Vehicle Crash on Route 301


Fire and EMS personnel assist the victims of last Wednesday’s personal injury crash on Route 301 near the Carmel-Kent line. Photo by Eric GrossSlippery roads resulted in a head-on crash along Route 301 at the Carmel- Kent line last Wednesday that sen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Falls Fire Department Celebrates 80 Years Of Service


The Mahopac Falls Fire Department has been serving residents of western Mahopac for the past 80 years and last weekend celebrated its gala anniversary at an installation dinner in Mahopac. The main ballroom at the Villa Barone was filled to ca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

STOP THE BLEED–Save a Life


NYPD Sgt. Alex Rapp places a tourniquet on the arm of Felix Carcano during last week’s STOP THE BLEED seminar in Carmel. Photo by Eric Gross Two minutes is all it takes for a victim of violence or an accident to bleed to death. Now, thanks to t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

2017-11-07 E-Edition

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Anger & Frustration As District Reels


School Board President Stephen Jambor answers a question posed at the meeting while Superintendent Valerie Henning-Piedmonte listens. Photo by Eric GrossIt was a grim week in the Brewster School District. First, an educator associated with the Brewst… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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