2 Charged in Heroin Death of Teacher From Carmel


Two men who reportedly supplied a cocktail of deadly drugs to a highly respected New York City school teacher residing in Carmel, who died last Nov. 30 after injecting himself with a lethal dose of heroin in a bathroom at the public school where he t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Photos

Above, Carmel boys’ lacrosse players exult after a successful play against Brewster on Monday afternoon. At right, Brewster took on Our Lady of Lourdes in softball. Shown is pitcher is Evelyn Prinz firing one toward home plate on Monday. Results were… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

State Aid Hikes To Schools Not Covering Expenses


While each of Putnam’s six school districts will be receiving increases in state aid for the 2017-18 school year, local school officials have indicated the additions will not cover mandated expenses. The New York State budget approved an additional $… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Calm Amidst the Storms: 9-1-1 Dispatchers Hailed


County Executive MaryEllen Odell joins Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Clair and Deputy Commissioner Robert Lipton Monday at the Robert McMahon 911 Center to congratulate and thank Putnam’s 911 dispatchers for their dedicated work. Photo By Er… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

NYSEG Rates To Increase


Expect to pay more on your utility bills starting next month. NYSEG rates will be increasing May 1 due to a rate plan hike approved by the Public Service Commission in 2016. The increase will cost the average Putnam electric and gas customer about $6… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Man, 84, Threatened Market Employees With Knife


An 84-year-old from Jefferson Valley is facing charges of weapons possession and menacing for allegedly pulling a knife on employees at a Town of Carmel supermarket. Carmel Police arrested Henry Scott last week following the alleged incident, which C… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Jogging On Route 684 Leads To Arrest Of Brooklyn Man


A jogger from Brooklyn is facing a slew of felony charges following his arrest on Route 684 in Southeast. State Police arrested Roger Sherwood, 54, last Thursday morning at 4 a.m. after troopers received several reports of a man running in the northb… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From Booze Awareness to Books to Teen Brains, A Proclamation


Assistant Commissioner of Emergency Services Robert Lipton praises the county’s 911 dispatchers when accepting the proclamation from Legislator Neal Sullivan pronouncing this week as Telecommunications Week countywide. Supervisor Cindy Jacobsen and d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

Snow Boots Vs. Rain Coats; The Battle for Spring!

  Chat ‘n’ Chill, Tuesday, April 17   12:00 PM Come gather with your friends or meet new ones, at this monthly get together at the Patterson Library. We will provide the space for you to bring your lunch, play cards, games, crafts or just … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Doo Wop Oldies Show Returns to Mahopac High School


Headlining this year’s oldies show will be the Duprees. Photo by Earl BellowsGet those bell-bottom trousers out of storage. Clean up the white bucks or saddle shoes! Putnam County will be welcoming back several musical stars of yesteryear thanks to … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.