Putnam Hospital Opens New, $9M Emergency Dept., Doubling Its Size

The main center of the new emergency department at Putnam Hospital, whose opening was celebrated Monday. Photo by Chris LaytonAs scores of people joined in the celebration, the Putnam Hospital Center cut the ribbon Monday on a new, state-of-the-art E… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Anger, Frustration Expressed Over Defeated Carmel Referendum


Ryan Dall is passionate in his remarks. Photo by Eric Gross A dozen residents expressed anger and frustration at last week’s meeting of the Carmel Board of Education regarding the defeat of a $25.4 million bond earlier this month by a 142-vote mar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel’s Ragamuffin Parade Takes Place Sunday


Some of the cutest ghosts and goblins will be out in force Sunday when the Hamlet of Carmel Civic Association hosts its 9th annual Halloween Parade for boys and girls from preschool to fourth grade. In previous years, the parade took place in the vic… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Good Samaritans Help Police And EMS to Save Man from Drowning


Mahopac heroes Terry Feehan (right) and John Viglucci stand along Washington Road in Mahopac overlooking the West Branch Reservoir. Photo By Eric Gross Terry Feehan and John Viglucci were certainly at the right place at the right time last Tuesday… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Blue Star By-Way Marker Dedicated


Dimmy Lotrecchiano (right) and Mary Barrett unveil the monument. Photo by Eric Gross A chilly rain failed to dampen the spirits of 75 onlookers Saturday when a Blue Star By-way Marker was dedicated as a tribute to the U.S. Armed Services in front … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Boogie’ To Support Putnam’s Vets

Line dancing was enjoyed last year at the event held at the Carmel Veterans Hall on Gleneida Avenue. Another large turnout is expected Friday evening. Photos By Eric GrossGet those dancing shoes ready. Line-dancing returns to Carmel Friday evening th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

Summer or Fall? Who Knows

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.

Prayers for Putnam


Scores of Putnam’s movers and shakers will be up early this morning (Tuesday) to pray at the county’s 27th annual Leadership Prayer Breakfast. Leaders in the fields of education, politics and the business world will reflect in their faith in God duri… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel-Kent Lions Club Drive Underway

The Carmel-Kent Lions Club, chartered in 1980, continues to serve the greater Carmel-Kent area by providing high school scholarships, eye glass recycling, eye exams and glasses for children as well as pre-school eye screenings. In order for the club … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Support for Eric Larca

To the Editor, As a lifelong resident of Southeast I have witnessed many changes to our community. We have had businesses come and go. We have had times of upset and times of calm. I have watched our community evolve in both positive and negative way… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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