Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Friendship

 Friendship is a flower that the devastating hand of Time cannot crush nor the lightnings cannot scathe. It rears its beautiful head in the morning of prosperity, and expands, and blossoms and casts its nectarious odor on the feeling heart. And … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Salaries Established For County Officials


The Putnam Legislature has established salaries for certain county officials for 2018. By votes of 7-1, with Legislator Dini LoBue casting the lone dissenting vote and Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra absent, the lawmakers last Tuesday night at its yea… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week

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Cunningham’s Corner

Time, Always of Fleet Foot

 Here we are, zipping toward Christmas. Speeding, even. Happy Hanukkah to those who celebrate it. So Sunday morning, I was out and had just finished snow-blowing the driveway. My wife and I were discussing the day’s next project or two. She sai… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature Approves Re-Creation of Fiscal Vision and Accountability Commission


A decade ago, Putnam County’s Fiscal Vision and Accountability Commission was created when former legislator MaryEllen Odell and current legislator Neal Sullivan organized the panel to study services and seek ways to consolidate wherever possible. Th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Is Putnam Business Ready for 2018?

The Small Business Administration continues to report that most net new jobs created in our economy come from the independent entrepreneurs that comprise the backbone of counties such as Putnam. Area small businesses need to adapt to the rapidly prog… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature OK’s Emergency Services Grant Application


The Putnam Bureau of Emergency Services has been authorized to apply for two grants that may bring substantial dollars into the county to upgrade Putnam’s 9-1-1 system in addition to improving emergency radio communications. The Legislature OK’d both… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dini LoBue Thanked for Her Service

Legislator Dini LoBue was thanked for her service to the residents of Putnam County at the lawmaker’s final regular meeting of the year last week. LoBue, who often battled with her Republican colleagues on the nine member governing body, was lauded b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

4-H Already Thinking Summer

Paul Eldridge and Al Lotrecchiano place a large glass picnic table into a pick-up for transport to a storage barn. The item was donated by a local resident for sale at next summer’s 4-H Fair that benefits the local 4-H movement. Photo by Eric GrossCh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

JFK Elementary, A Cinderella Story


Kelsey and Marley Beal love the new library at the completely refurbished JFK Elementary School. Photo by Eric GrossBrewster Superintendent of Schools Valerie Henning- Piedmonte summed it up best: “The John F. Kennedy Elementary School has been compl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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