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Economic Development Impact of New York’s 2018 Budget

The new state budget has been approved, and with it a host of economic development features that may be of interest to the local business and legislative community. Here are some highlights: Middle class taxes will continue to go down, in a phased-in… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Stations of the Cross Celebrated in Brewster on Good Friday


Worshippers carry a statue of Jesus through the streets of Brewster. Photo by Eric GrossHundreds of Putnam’s newest residents from Guatemala, Ecuador, Peru, Mexico and Puerto Rico converged in downtown Brewster on Good Friday evening to celebrate a 2… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Colonial Fair Allows Children to Be In Touch with Their Past


Above: Tinmithing is taught to students by parent volunteer Jim Colombo who has been donating his services to the district for the past 16 years. Below: Apples are ground into fresh apple cider. Below Left: Students enjoy playing a game of pickup sti… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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Pasta Dinner Benefits Cove Care Center


Above: Kim Bertrand and Robin Caverly, two teachers at the school, put the finishing touches on the meatballs. At right: Student volunteer Emily Rusinko, an 8th grader, arranges plates of home made brownies. Photos by Eric Gross‘Buon Appetito’ was he… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Arrests Follow DWI Crashes


Three residents of the Town of Carmel face DWI charges following their arrests as the result of property damage mishaps in the greater Carmel-Mahopac area. Carmel Police arrested John Norelli, 58, of Mahopac; Cheslea Hayes, 22, of Carmel and John … 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 […]

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.

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.

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.


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