Troubled Waters In Patterson: Contaminants Lead To Undrinkable Water in Homes, Town Hall

FREE Contaminants Lead To Undrinkable Water in Homes, Town Hall

Three years have passed since Jennifer Gallagher, a Patterson resident, had the luxury of drinking her own tap water. Put another way, three years since she could boil water for pasta or brew a cup of tea. Three years since Gallagher didn’t have to worry about ordering eight 5-gallon water jugs from Poland Spring every month. It was May of […]

Putnam To Host New York’s First Medal Of Honor Parade Saturday


The parade will start at the Paladin Center, make its way down Seminary HIll Rd., left onto Church St., then right onto Rt. 6 and continue onto Rt. 52 until Fair St., then loop around to the County building.Putnam County is well known for its support… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Legislators Discuss Increasing Minimum Smoking Age To 21


Eighteen-year-olds throughout Putnam County currently have the right to vote, drive a car and enlist in the military; yet county lawmakers are considering passing legislation banning them from purchasing tobacco. While previous testimony presented to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Meet Memphis: Mayor of Putnam Valley


Memphis presents a firm paw for Supervisor Sam Oliverio at Putnam Valley Town Hall. Photo by Virginia CalifanoIf you’ve spent any time at all in Putnam Valley, you have seen Sam Oliverio around town. Although he is the town supervisor, Oliverio is no… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Maloney Officially Enters AG Race


It’s now official: Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney has become a candidate for New York State Attorney General. The Cold Spring Democrat last Thursday filed a petition signed by nearly 40,000 voters to compete in a primary in September against three … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s State Lawmakers Deserve The Gold Star For Attendance


Putnam’s four state lawmakers each deserve the gold star when it comes to their attendance records in Albany. During the 2018 legislative session, State Senator Terrence Murphy and State Assemblyman Kevin Byrne each recorded 100 percent attendance wh… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

That Vacation Time Won’t Use Itself!

July 2-July 31 Departure Project: Saying Goodbye Exhibit at Kent Lib. More info: 845-225-8585 Thurs (July 5-26) 10am-12pm Creativity Workshop at Reed Library, Carmel. More info/ reg : 845-225-2439 July 11-Aug 15-10am Basic Drawing Class For Adults Ki… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Leadership Shift at Arc of Putnam

Editor’s Note: This was addressed to the “Putnam Community”: The time has come, after 18 years, to announce my retirement. On July 27, 2018, I will be retiring from my position as Executive Director of the Arc of Putnam, formerly known as PARC. Over … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Clients Needed at St. John’s Food Pantry


Above: Food pantry volunteers Mary Meyer of Mahopac and Rosemary Flynn of Carmel stock shelves at the food pantry last Friday. Top: Food pantry volunteers sort bags of fresh bagels. Those pictured include (l-r) Alda Aloseo, Carol Ambury, Nora and Tom… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Barriers on the Hudson: A Wake-up Call to Action

Barriers on the Hudson: A Wake-up Call to Action

www.putnamcountycourier.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Breakneck-Animation.mp4 Editor’s Note: The Army Corps of Engineers is evaluating proposals for storm surge barriers and other measures to mitigate flooding such as that caused by Hurr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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