Fall Festival to be Celebrated Sunday in Brewster, 11 to 4


Brewster will be bustling on Sunday when the Town of Southeast Cultural Arts Coalition hosts its Brewster Fall Festival, formerly known as Founders’ Day. Sunday’s event marks the 27th year the free, familyfriendly event is taking place. The annual h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Logistics Proposal Overwhelming

Dear Editors, There has been much written about the Logistics Distribution Center plans for Pugsley Road in Southeast. I’ve read and researched trying to keep an open mind, but confess that I continue to find the proposal overwhelming for the site a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Board Never Sought to Silence Curzio

Dear Editor, I would like to set the record straight and of course this is my personal opinion and does not in any way reflect the opinion of any other board member. There have been many allegations cast at the Carmel Central School District Board of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

What is a Primary?

To the Editor, Recently, The League of Women Voters of Putnam County held a Primary Election Candidate Forum for the Democratic Candidates for the NYS Senatorial Race for District 40.We were asked by some folks why didn’t you invite any Republicans t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Of Scams & Misdirections

FREE Of Scams & Misdirections

The voice was trying to be so very serious. Of course, the unnamed person was just trying to collect a debt, so it follows, right? Especially a debt to the federal government. Very serious indeed. “We are calling you from investigation department of federal government,” it intoned. Right. Last I checked, even the federal government still managed to use articles […]

Carmel Man Faces State Prison For Repeated DWI Arrests

A Carmel man twice convicted of drunken driving is facing new felony charges of DWI following his arrest by Somers State Police. George Gojcaj, 45, was arrested last Thursday night at 11:45 p.m. when a patrol stopped his speeding car on Route 202 and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High Court Rules in Favor of Maloney


Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney, who is seeking reelection this fall in addition to declaring his candidacy for New York State Attorney General, received another legal victory last Wednesday when the New York State Court of Appeals–the state’s highe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

TO THE FAIR

 To those who know a good thing when they see it, during the Fair week, that is next week, S.B. Mekeel will occupy his booth under the big maple on the Fair Ground in Carmel, and will dispense goodies of all kind, that’s proper to the hungry and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Word of the Week

winsome | WIN-sum ADJ: generally pleasing and engaging, often because of a childlike charm and innocence … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Douglas Scolpino Passes Away at Age 87


Douglas Scolpino will be remembered tomorrow (Wednesday) at his funeral service as a fun-loving guy who loved Brewster, the Town of Southeast and Putnam County. Scolpino, who served as Southeast Town Supervisor from 1984-1993, died last week at the a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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