Odell Makes It Official: ‘I Plan On Running In November’


MaryEllen Odell announces her intention to seek reelection as county executive for the final time this fall. Photo By Eric Gross County Executive Mary Ellen Odell has made it official. The six-year incumbent will be seeking her final term as co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Cop Hailed As Hero For Christmas Rescue


Dave DiRienzo saved a man’s life on Christmas night. His heroism was recognized Tuesday evening by members of the Putnam FOP Chapter. JoAnn Viola presented DiRienzo with a Certificate of Commendation as his daughter Julianna, 3, looked on. PHOTO BY E… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Local Governments Collaborate To Save On Taxes With Shared Services


A new initiative designed to generate property tax savings by facilitating collaboration between local governments is underway in Putnam County. County Executive Mary Ellen Odell told a news conference last Wednesday that the countywide Shared Servic… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Dream Come True’ For Anthony DiCarlo


Dennis Creedon wishes his successor the best of luck. Photos By Eric Gross Anthony DiCarlo calls it a ‘dream come true!’ The career educator and former member of the Putnam County Legislature was named Thursday evening as Mahopac’s new Superint… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Police Seek Golf Course Gougers


  Police on the county and town level are on the lookout for individuals who have vandalized the Putnam County National Golf Course in recent days. The desecration of public property along Hill Street in Mahopac Falls, was reported at last week… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Self-Defense Class for Women a Hit!


Above: Keeping women safe was the theme of Saturday’s gathering at Carmel High School. Below: A kicking exercise is part of the strenuous workout. Photos by Eric GrossFifty women donned gym attire Saturday and for nearly three hours exercised feveris… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

Buy More Rock Salt

Thru Feb-Jean Tock photos of China on display at Mahopac lib. More info: 845-628-2009, ext 108, MahopacLibrary.org Tues Jan 23-4:30-5:15pm Magic Tree House Book Club at the Kent Public Lib. More info/reg: 845-225-8585, kentlibrary.org Tues Jan … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Students ‘Solve’ World Problems


BHS students reflect on their experiences at the Columbia Model UN Conference last week with teacher Tom Mullane. Students pictured include: Victor Diaz, Jane Scinta, Chris McCarthy, Akshay Gupta and Erin Renzi. Photo by Eric GrossTwenty Brewster Hig… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Calling the Class of 2031: Kindergarten Registration in Brewster This Week


Parents of children who will be enrolled as members of the Brewster High School Class of 2031 should gather documentation needed for the registration process this week. Kindergarten registration in the Brewster School District takes place from Feb. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Support for Libraries

Dear Editor, As a regular patron of the Brewster Public Library, I am writing to declare my support for our library and for all the libraries in New York State. Our library, like so many others, is the cornerstone of our community. Libraries are for … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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