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County Legislature Discusses Financial Disclosure Law


Paul Eldridge of Philipstown, Putnam’s Personnel Director, discusses the financial disclosure form with members of the legislature at last week’s Rules Committee meeting. Photo by Eric GrossPutnam County is often referred to by Executive Mary- Ellen … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mainstay of Putnam Cornell Cooperative Extension to Retire


Marjorie Keith will be retiring from Cornell Cooperative Extension at the end of 2018. Photo by Eric GrossForty-four years has seemed like a blink of the eye for Marjorie Keith, and now the lifelong Putnam resident, who has served Cornell Cooperative… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cove Care Unveils Toni’s Room


Members of the faculty and staff at the Henry Wells Middle School are thanked for their annual donation resulting from the school’s Italian Bistro, which helped to purchase furnishings for the new room. Photo by Eric GrossToni Handrik was a devoted p… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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911 Center Hailed in Fast Response to Trooper Needing Aid Along 84


Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Clair (left) congratulates Putnam 911 Dispatchers Heather Fox, Robert Shannon (seated) and Anthony Nistico for a job well done. Photo by Eric GrossOnce again, Putnam’s 911 Dispatch Center has proven vital to kee… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Albert J. Bevacqua

Albert J. Bevacqua died on July 3, 2018, in Katy, Texas where he had currently resided. He formerly lived in Hawthorne, Pleasantville and Town of Southeast. He was 88 years old. Al was a veteran serving in the 9494 TSU Army from 1952 to 1954 stationed in Japan. He had a long career as an engineer for several large construction […]

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Tourism And Economic Development?

The Putnam County Economic Development Corp. recently shared this interesting email: “Known for its ‘Quality of Life’ appeal, Putnam County Tourism has more to offer than just picturesque hiking trails and delicious restaurant options by the lake. Su… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Educators Return To The Classroom


Members of the professional staff of the Brewster School District went back to school last week to deepen their understanding of Project Based Learning. Photo by Eric GrossThree dozen educators in the Brewster School District returned to the classroo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Old World Tradition Celebrated In Putnam Valley

Michael Tighe of Brewster (left) and Ron Lee of Lake Peekskill prepare mouth watering old fashioned potato pancakes at the festival. Photo by Eric GrossThe sounds of the ‘umpapa” band, old fashioned Bavarian and Austrian food accompanied by camarader… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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