Brewster’s Green and White At NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade


The Brewster High School Marching Band marched in the New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the largest in the world. Photo by Andrea Perdicho Students from Brewster High School made Putnam County proud Saturday while marching along Fifth Avenue… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

‘Year of the Volunteer’ in Putnam


County Executive MaryEllen Odell has declared 2018 as the Year of the Volunteer in Putnam County. During her State of the County Address last Thursday evening, delivered before an audience of more than 200 at the Putnam County Golf Course, Odell d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Vaping Crisis Among Putnam’s Teens


Dr. Richard Stumacher lectures to parents last week at Mahopac High School. Photo by Eric Gross The statistics are alarming. Seventy to ninety percent of America’s high school students are vaping today and among the teenaged population, vaping … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pi Day Celebrated At BHS With The Selling Of Pies


Students Mary Galgano, Louis Martin, Samantha Outhouse and Gabriel Corneli, members of the BHS Math Honor Society, sell pies during lunchtime last Wednesday on Pi Day. Photo By Eric Gross Pi, a mathematical concept, is valued at 3.14–the ratio of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fire Official Concerned About Safety


Putnam Battalion 16 Coordinator George Wahlers has seen it all during his many years in the fire service. The former chief of the Somers Fire Department responded to and monitored a number of emergency calls earlier this month when back-to-back pa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Students Rally To Raise Awareness Of Gun Violence


Above: Students at Carmel High School called for gun reform last Wednesday during the school’s 17-minute walkout. Below: At Brewster High School, following the 17-minute ceremony, many of the participants became emotional when recalling the tragic an… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

WORD BAN IN EFFECT FOR PUTNAM COUNTY: Nor’Easter

Thru March (Tues)-1-3pm Knitting and Crafting Meet Up at the Kent Public Lib. More info/reg: 845-225-8585, kentlibrary.org Thru March 29 Sport of Polo Exhibit at Mahopac Library. More info: call 845-628-2009, ext 108. March (Fri)-11-11:45am Lend Me Y… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sewing Lessons Offered By Cornell Cooperative Extension


Former students of the 4-H sewing series display their creativity. Photo By Pat MadiganCornell Cooperative Extension will be offering an exciting hands-on enrichment opportunity for those interested in embroidery, appliqué and quilting as well as adv… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lions Club Forms in Mahopac


Putnam County’s newest service organization has formed in Mahopac. The Mahopac Lions Club has gotten off the ground in record fashion by conducting two fundraisers. The Putnam SPCA was the recipient of $1,500 thanks to a recent snow blower raffle tha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Seventeen Area Teens To Be Honored As 2018 Youth Volunteers


Seventeen young people attending schools from throughout the county will be recognized next month as Putnam’s 2018 Youth Award recipients at the 33rd annual Youth Awards Dinner in Mahopac. This year’s recipients include: Danielle Capodicci from Putn… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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