Music For Kids at Kent Library


Lend Me Your Ears- Music with Marlana continues at the Kent Library for those ages 3-5! Fridays, April 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th from 11:00am- 11:45am. Lend Me Your Ears is an exciting interactive music program for preschoolers. Children will have … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

WPWL Expands Broadcast Schedule


Pawling Public Radio Chairman, Bill Bonecutter has announced that WPWL 103.7FM is adding seven new programs to the station’s current lineup. To accommodate the growing schedule, Bonecutter added that the live broadcast schedule is increased to 4 p.m…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Where Does Murphy Stand?

To the Editor, All citizens should have the right to know where their elected officials stand on important issues. Unfortunately this can’t be done with State Senator Terrence Murphy. He is too busy to meet with his constituents. He issues evasive or… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Three Nabbed For DWI

Three area residents face charges in greater Brewster following their arrests for driving while intoxicated. The Sheriff’s Department reported the apprehensions last week of Michael Bernecker, 27, of North Salem, Ryan Castle, 31, of Pawling and Mary … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Spring? Maybe??

FREE Spring? Maybe??

So we wake up Monday, the day after Easter, to more of the same winter weather we’ve had for months. I confess, I no longer have the constitution for this. Perhaps it’s a moral failing (they surely would think that in the Midwest, where I grew up). But I’m done. Bring on spring and summer evenings, Adirondack chairs, flowers poking […]

Sales Tax Revenue On Target


Putnam shoppers rang up sales tax dollars totaling just over $4 million for the second month of 2018 which Commissioner of Finance William Carlin described as “right on target.” Carlin presented his monthly report to members of the county Legislature… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s Population Increases Marginally

During the 1970s and early 1980s, Putnam County boasted the record of being the fastest growing county in all of New York State. Since that time due to high costs of real estate, increasing property taxes, a lack of opportunity for professional emplo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

 The Pine Pond Ore Contractor Hyatt is busy with fifteen teams hauling 200 tons of ore from Pine Pond mines to the depot. The work must be done by Saturday night. All persons are now forbidden to trespass upon the property without the permissi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Woolley Appointed To Kent Town Board; Sparks Ensue


Christine Woolley is the newest member of the Kent Town Board Photo By Eric Gross Putnam’s Deputy County Clerk in charge of Motor Vehicles Christine Woolley is sporting a new title these days: Kent Town Councilwoman. Woolley was appointed by he… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Bob Bennett Hailed: Man of Family, Church, Country


Photo Courte sy Helene Bennett Bob Bennett has passed away at the age of 81. In stature, Bob Bennett stood only 5 feet, 9 inches tall but in life, the Kent Cliffs resident and former Putnam Elections Commissioner was a giant of a man. Bennett, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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