Generosity Abounds On Thanksgiving


Long time CAP volunteers Lois and Dan Chanofsky of Mahopac sort bags of goodies. Photo by Eric Gross The generosity of Putnam residents abounds this week and because of the bighearted, more than 300 families who otherwise might have celebrated Tha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

‘Love Thy Neighbor’ Theme Of Multi-Faith Thanksgiving Service


Three members of the clergy discuss the topic amongst themselves including Rabbi Sarah Freidson, Rev. Kathleen Berkowe and Deacon John Scarfi. Photo by Eric Gross Temple Beth Shalom in Mahopac was the setting for a multi-faith Thanksgiving service… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

As The Snow Deluged Roads, So Too Putnam 911 Center


Putnam’s 911 Dispatch Center became deluged with calls once last Thursday evening’s snow intensified, resulting in dozens and dozens of crashes, scores of stranded vehicles and mile after mile of blocked roads. Dispatch Center Director Cindy Jacobsen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hundreds Attend Girl Scout Jamboree


These scouts packaged grab bag gifts that were distributed at the festival. The girls are (l-r) Hailey Colon, Tristan Colon, Cassidy Crosby and Hailey Tompkins.  Photo by Eric Gross Hundreds of Girl Scouts and dozens of their leaders jammed into t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Youth Bureau Takes Intergenerational Excursion

Christine Andrews, Bill Wilkens and Janeen Cunningham are in awe over the majesty of the Statue of Liberty. Photos By Joe DemarzoA tradition continued at the Putnam Youth Bureau when 50 residents – veterans, senior citizens and area youth –p articipa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Countywide Ban Of Styrofoam Food Containers Approved


Polystyrene foam disposable food service containers have been a memory in county governmental circles since 2015, after the Putnam Legislature approved banning the environmental pollutant from use by county governmental agencies such as the Office fo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Elections Commissioners Reappointed


Elections Commissioners Cathy Croft and Anthony Scannapieco received the backing of the Putnam Legislature’s Rules, Enactments and Intergovernmental Relations Committee last week and are expected to be reappointed to four-year terms at the legislatur… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

200 Apply For Revived Putnam Service Medals


On October 14, 1919, the former Putnam Board of Supervisors proclaimed a commemoration celebration by honoring all World War I service members. Eleven days later, more than 200 men and women who served overseas were honored with a parade, celebration… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

2,500 On Hand For Benefit Wine And Chocolate Festival


Above: Wineries represented at the event came from throughout the Hudson Valley. Right: Barry Masters salutes the festival. Photos by Eric GrossMore than 2,500 chocolate lovers, wine enthusiasts and supporters of PARC enjoyed each other’s company and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Winter Parking Regulations Now In Effect

Residents of Carmel, Mahopac and Mahopac Falls take notice. The municipality’s winter parking regulations are in effect. Carmel Police Chief Michael Cazzari said the regulation banning overnight parking on streets, helps to facilitate the “safe and e… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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