Bomb Squad & Fire Personnel Avert Disaster at Hazardous Waste Clean-up Day


Above: The Westchester County Bomb Squad arrives and disposes of the potentially deadly substance. At right: Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Clair summons the Westchester Bomb Squad as Assistant Commissioner Robert Lipton and Health Department… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Traveling Vietnam Memorial Returns to Putnam County


Young cadets stand at attention as darkness approaches. Photo by Eric GrossIt was an emotional evening at the Putnam Veterans Memorial Park Thursday when more than 250 men and women gathered to pay their respects to the American Veterans Traveling Tr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Odell Outlines New Budget


County Executive MaryEllen Odell delivers her 2019 budget address in Mahopac. Photo by Eric GrossCounty Executive MaryEllen Odell outlined her 2019 budget last week in a presentation at the Putnam Golf Course in Mahopac, with supporters chanting “fou… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fleming Criticizes Spending Plan


Kent Supervisor Maureen Fleming addresses a news conference last Thursday attended by Vedat Gashi, Nancy Montgomery and other supporters. Photo by Eric GrossKent Town Supervisor Maureen Fleming criticized County Executive MaryEllen Odell forproposing… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Look Back To Yesteryear


A trio down memory lane. Photo Courtesy Mike CorriganCan you identify this trio? While the scene might resemble a Humphrey Bogart gangster movie, it is not. The photo was taken along Gleneida Avenue in downtown Carmel. At the top left is the old Gran… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

54 Sign Up For New Library Cards


Max Garelick, a student in the Kent Library’s Minecraft program, and Youth Services librarian Eric Mahollitz select the three winning tickets. Photo by Carol DonickNational Library Card Sign-up Month was a huge success at the Kent Public Library. Lib… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sound the Alarm: Fire Prevention Week


Robert Lipton addresses the legislators last week, while Legislator Neal Sullivan listens. Photos by Eric GrossCounty officials declared this week Fire Prevention Week in Putnam, encouraging residents to plan and prepare for emergencies. The Putnam … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

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Sept & Oct (Fridays) “Lend Me Your Ears” Music with Marlana at Kent Lib. More info/reg: 225-8585, kentlibrary.org Oct-(Wed) Dualsky Yoga At Kent Library. More info/reg: 225-8585, kentlibrary.org Oct-(Fridays) Lifestyle Adjustment/Life Coaching wi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Powerful Remembrance of Vets’ Sacrifice

To the Editor, This past weekend I was fortunate enough to see the Traveling Vietnam Wall at the Veterans Park in Kent, NY. At the park, veterans greeted guests, asked them if they were there to look up anyone in particular and ready to answer any q… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Fleming Best on Health Issues

To the Editor: My husband died more than two years ago after fifteen years battling vascular dementia. In that time I confronted the dilemma now facing millions of older Americans – what happens if I can no longer be a caregiver? Would I put him in a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]


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