Careers Explored At Brewster High School


Deputy Randall Hill and his canine Flash enjoy meeting with students at Brewster High School last week. Photo by Eric GrossA wide variety of careers were explored by juniors and seniors at Brewster High School last week during the school’s inaugural … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Patterson To Purchase Property Adjacent To Town Hall


The Town of Patterson is in need of additional municipal space, and when the opportunity arose to purchase a parcel of land directly adjacent to the current town hall complex off Route 311, local officials jumped at the idea. Supervisor Richard Willi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Butterfield Senior Center To Be Completed By Year’s End


Residents of greater Philipstown received some good news last Tuesday regarding their long-awaited senior center at the former Butterfield Hospital site. The facility will be completed by year’s end. Deputy Commissioner of Highways and Faciliti… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam County Air Is Polluted


The news is not good when it comes to the air Putnam residents inhale. The American Lung Association released its annual report on air pollution last week indicating the Hudson Valley contains some of the most polluted air in New York State. The data… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Beware of Scam Artists Seeking Funds For Local Fire Departments


The latest scam being perpetuated across Putnam County and vicinity these days involves callers requesting monetary donations for local fire departments. Fire officials have indicated that callers identify themselves as representatives of local vo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

THE LECTURE ON GREECE

 MISS MINNA ELLIOT TENNEY GAVE AN INTERESTING LECTURE FRIDAY EVENING The lecture given by Miss Minna Elliot Tenney in the Presbyterian Church on Friday evening last, was largely attended. The lecture was given under the auspices of the Heading … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week

carp | KAHRP VERB: to find fault or complain querulously … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Politics In ‘Upstate’ – Cunningham’s Corner

FREE Politics In ‘Upstate’

Primaries seem to be the rage this year. Gov. Andrew Cuomo faces a challenger to his left, Cynthia Nixon, the Sex and the City actor. She turned heads with her assessment that “upstate New York” begins somewhere around Ithaca, though her campaign later said that, obviously, she was joking. Well, I hope so. But know this: She’s tapping into some […]

Health Dept. Commends Putnam Eateries


Sal Zuccaro is presented with his award for 42 years of outstanding customer service by Health Commissioner Dr. Michael Nesheiwat and Public Health Sanitarian Lisa Seymour. Photo by Eric Gross Owners and representatives of 135 food establishments … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

BOCES Regional Crisis Team Receives Kudos


When tragedy strikes and young people are affected, BOCES Regional Crisis Team is pressed into action. In March, a child was killed in Putnam Valley after a large tree fell onto his home during a violent snow storm. Although schools were closed… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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