Putnam 4-H Fair Highlights Youth


Jordan Lutz of Putnam Valley and Nolan Keenan of Mahopac greet their pet goat, Nova. Photos by Eric GrossThe Putnam 4-H Fair last weekend, with its displays of rabbits and chickens and environmental and craft projects, highlighted the youth and futur… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Brewster FD Parade Enjoyed By People Of All Ages


Five-year-old Jackson Kraisky and his brother Ryan, 3, enjoy the parade by waving to the marchers. The boys reside in Brewster. Photos by Eric Gross From newborns to senior citizens, hundreds lined Brewster’s Main Street last Thursday evening for … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

County Park Beach Invitation Called Campaign Ploy


It’s been a dreadful summer for many beach goers across Putnam County due to infestations of blue-green algae. Lake Carmel’s beaches have been especially hard hit, with the majority being closed by the health department due to the potentially dang… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Former Brewster Man, Convicted Of Killing Wife, Is Facing New Charges


A 75-year-old former Brewster resident convicted last year of killing his wife more than 20 years ago and dumping her body in Massachusetts now faces new charges in Connecticut – for allegedly killing his 16-year-old daughter as well. Robert Honsc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

More to the Story on Petitions

Regarding your story last week, “Conservatives Charged with Interfering with the petition process,” Maureen Fleming and others have filed petition signatures for the position of County Executive on the Conservative line for the Opportunity to Ballot … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Scout on Veterans & Heroes

To the Editor, Hello. My name is Scott Stoecker, I am an 11th grade Carmel High School student. I am also a Carmel Troop 1 Boy Scout working on obtaining my Eagle Award. I wanted to take a minute to let you know how proud I am that my home town of Ca… Please login below or purchase a subscription […]

Support for Town Fireworks

To the Editor, As Supervisor of the Town of Kent I would personally like to extend my heartfelt thanks to all the wonderful individuals, families and businesses that contributed to this year’s spectacular Town of Kent fireworks display over Lake Carm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Continued Trouble in Kent

To the Editor, In April 2018, I called the Kent Highway Department to tell them about a drain that is clogged between my house and the house before mine. I explained that when it rains the whole road, as small as it is, fills up and becomes dangerous… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Honored to Host the First NY Medal of Honor Parade

Dear Editor, History was made on Saturday, July 21, in Carmel, when Veterans who served in the past, active military personnel, newly sworn in recruits and supporting organizations marched along Gleneida Avenue in the first New York State Medal of Ho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Curzio, on His Crimes

Dear Editor, On December 19th, 2017, members of the Carmel School Board initiated removal proceedings against me for the “high crime” of daring to oppose their $85.6 million-dollar bond referendum, which was overwhelmingly defeated.If approved, this … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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