Tears Of Joy At The Putnam Humane Society


Humane Society manager Amour DuPlessis greets ‘Champ” who appears anxious while observing his temporary surroundings for the first time. Photo by Eric GrossThere wasn’t a dry eye at the Putnam Humane Society Saturday when two beautiful dogs, destined… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Ken Clair To Be Appointed Commissioner Of Emergency Services


Ken Clair led the recovery effort following last year’s storms that paralyzed the county. He has been acting commissioner of Emergency Services for some time. Photo by Eric GrossKen Clair, who has served as Acting Commissioner of Emergency Services f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Go Fish: Lake Mahopac Seeks More Gigantic Carp


It was a year ago last June that 1,500 triploid carp began calling Lake Mahopac home. The sterile fish that eat their weight in vegetation each day are used to ease the algae blooms and vegetation growth that is choking the lake, which serves as a re… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s a Drone!

New tech lets Sheriff’s Dept. fly high

Top right, Deputy Joseph Sadowski operates the drone while fellow officers look on. Bottom, the drone takes off at the Putnam County Park. Photos by Eric Gross A drone is the newest 21stcentury technology that the Putnam Sheriff’s Department is us… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Smoke Detector Averts Calamity


The sound of a smoke detector awakened a Carmel woman early Monday, helping save her life from fire. The elderly resident lived on Daisy Lane, in a 1,550 square foot home off Stoneleigh Avenue near the Westchester County line. Croton Falls FD person… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Community Leaders Discuss Drug Use At Health Summit


Stephanie Marquesano delivers an impassioned talk about her late son at Thursday’s Putnam Health Summit. Photo by Eric Gross Dozens of community leaders both in and out of the medical profession discussed the issue of drug abuse at the county’s ei… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

Let The Spooky Movie Marathons Begin!

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 with Rose Chr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Veterans Chow Down Is Sunday


The 2018 Veterans’ Chow Down, a complimentary appreciation dinner, will be held Sunday at the Putnam County Golf Course in Mahopac. The dinner will be hosted by the PFC. Joseph P. Dwyer Vet2Vet program along with State Senators Terrence Murphy and Su… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Revolutionary War Encampment Saturday


Motorists passing the Patriot’s Park Conservation Area on Route 311 in Patterson on Saturday might feel as though they’ve gone back to the 18th century. Revolutionary War reenactors are conducting an encampment this weekend to remember the 240th Enca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Day of the Dead’ to Be Celebrated


A gathering at the historic Putnam Courthouse, a march along Gleneida Avenue past the statue of Sybil Ludington and a celebration at the Reed Memorial Library in Carmel Sunday will highlight Putnam County’s annual Day of the Dead ceremony. Day of th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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