Seventeen Recognized as Youth Volunteers


Seventeen young people attending schools from throughout the county were recognized last week as Putnam’s 2018 Youth Award recipients at the 33rd annual Youth Awards Dinner in Mahopac. This year’s recipients included: Danielle Capodicci from Putnam V… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Andy Irvin Recognized with Educational Leadership Award

Andy Irvin has received the Mid-Hudson School Study Council’s Leadership Award. Irvin’s favorite part of the day is when he has the opportunity to visit schools and meet with the children. Photo by Sue DieckCarmel Superintendent Andy Irvin, a veteran… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Unemployment Down, Lowest In Region

Unemployment fell in Putnam during the past month and once again the county finds itself with the lowest rate of unemployment in the Hudson Valley. The NYS Department of Labor reported last week that for the month of March, Putnam’s rate of unemploy… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sales Tax Revenue On Target


For the first quarter of 2018, Putnam shoppers rang up sales tax dollars totaling $14 million, an increase of $800,000 over the same period last year. Commissioner of Finance William Carlin was pleased with the amount in the wake of several winter st… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Against Rate Reduction

 Atlanta, Ga.–The recent proposition of J. Pope Brown, Chairman of the Georgia Railroad Commission, to reduce the passenger rate in Georgia from three to two cents per mile was protested against by the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers, the O… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week

agon | AH-gahn NOUN: conflict; especially : the dramatic conflict between the chief characters in a literary work … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Elected Officials Forum Brings Smart Dialog To The Table

This past April 15th was the annual Putnam County Chamber of Commerce Elected Officials Forum. Each year town/village, county, state and federal level officials are invited to discuss the overall business climate, economic development, and our legisl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Langley Appointed as Chairman of Putnam Traffic Safety Board


Sheriff Robert Langley is welcomed as chairman of the Traffic Safety Board by the group’s vice chairman Ron Cummings of Putnam Valley. Photo by Eric GrossSheriff Robert Langley has been appointed as chairman of the Putnam County Traffic Safety Board,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Medication Take Back Day Is Great Success


Volunteers collect thousands of unwanted medications at Saturday’s Medication Take Back Day at PHC. Photo By Bruce KellyThousands of unwanted medications have been safely disposed of thanks to the efforts of a small army of volunteers who participate… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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