Legislators Discuss Carmel’s Request For Two SPOs


Sheriff’s Dept. Captain Harry Tompkins discusses the SPO request with Legislator Paul Jonke and Legislator Neal Sullivan. Photo By Eric GrossCarmel town officials are concerned about security at Carmel Town Hall in Mahopac and have asked the county t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Last Chance Flu Clinic Next Tuesday


Residents of Putnam who have not yet been inoculated against influenza are being urged to roll up their sleeve next Tuesday, Dec. 4, when the Health Department conducts its Last Chance Flu Clinic in Southeast. Commissioner of Health Dr. Michael Neshe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Receives Grant To Enhance River Access


Putnam County’s share of $900,000 in state grants to Hudson River estuary watershed communities totals $13,000 and will be used by the National Audubon Society in Philipstown. The New York State DEC announced the grant awards on the eve of Thanksgivi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Unemployment Down Across Putnam, Now Lowest Rate In Hudson Valley

Unemployment declined across Putnam County during the past month with the county joining Dutchess with the lowest unemployment in the Hudson Valley. The NYS Department of Labor reported last week for the month of October, Putnam’s rate of unemploymen… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Who Says You Can’t ‘Shop Putnam’?

We gave this tired old saying a run for our money on Small Business Saturday. Thanks to American Express and its promotion of the event, and to our local press for its positive coverage. Reports from our local businesses all seemed to be upbeat, and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Thanksgiving Stew – Cunningham’s Corner

FREE Thanksgiving Stew

Now that I have downloaded sufficient books and podcasts to my phone, it is, naturally, not storming. But I am prepared, believe you me. I have a few more recommendations at the end. I hope you had a wonderful holiday: That the kids were home, there was peace at the table and the water stayed on (it was a close […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

DIED OF LOCKJAW

 Mill Plain, Tuesday.–Mrs. Joseph Davis, who has been very ill with lock jaw, died on Friday. Mrs. Davis has the sympathy of all. Quite recently they celebrated the third anniversary of their marriage. Mrs. Davis was Miss Abbie Hartzhorn, of Ne… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week

jabberwocky | JAB-er-wah-kee NOUN: meaningless speech or writing … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Stoneleigh Ave.-Drewville Road Intersection Takes Step Forward


The intersection of Stoneleigh Avenue and Drewville Road in Carmel is one of Putnam’s most dangerous crossroads with dozens of auto mishaps occurring at the busy interchange over the years. Last summer, plans were approved for the redesign and recons… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Thanksgiving-Eve Crash Sends Woman To The Hospital

Emergency responders assist a Mahopac woman injured in a Thanksgiving-eve crash in Mahopac Falls. Photo By Jack CaseyA Thanksgiving-eve crash on Route 6N in Mahopac Falls sent a Mahopac woman to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Carmel… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.