Despite Losing Putnam County, Serino Squeaks To Victory


It’s now official: State Senator Sue Serino has been reelected to office. The New York State Board of Elections confirmed the narrow victory last Monday, following the counting of absentee and affidavit ballots. The Republican Serino defeated her Dem… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Only You Can Prevent Chimney Fires

A number of chimney fires in recent days throughout the county have prompted Putnam fire officials to remind the public that the time is past due to get those chimneys cleaned by a professional chimney sweep. Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Cl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Counterfeit Bills Hurt Local Business


This phony $100 was passed to a Carmel woman selling her wares at a holiday crafts fair in Philadelphia. Photo by Eric GrossIt may be the “most wonderful time of the year,” but with shoppers flocking to area stores and clerks behind the counter often… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Remembering Pearl Harbor


Two of the greatest generation, Ray Matthews (left) and Jim Dipelesi, were recognized at the ceremony in Mahopac. Photo by Eric Gross Young and old alike gathered at the Carmel Veterans Hall Friday evening to remember a “date which will live in in… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Scholarship Created In Memory Of Oscar Gonzalez


Jack Duncan (left) of the Brewster Lions and Emily Martinez (right), a student at BHS welcome guests to the breakfast, where substantial donations were collected for the scholarship fund. Photo By Norma PereiraIn his short time, Oscar Gonzalez affect… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Decade Later, Prospect Hill Road Bridge Reopens


The new Prospect Hill Bridge. Photo by Chris LaytonIt’s taken a decade but construction on the Prospect Hill Road Bridge in Southeast is finally completed and the bridge has reopened to vehicular and pedestrian traffic. In the spring of 2017, the Met… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Senior Prom a Success in Mahopac


Anna Calise and Paul DiSalvo enjoy a dance at the prom. Photo By Eric Gross Sunday’s prom at Mahopac High School bridged the generations, with more than 125 senior citizens joining seniors in high school for the 17th annual event, organized by the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

Watch Your Favorite Holiday Movie!

Nov 26-Dec 17-10:30am Chair Yoga on Mondays at Reed Lib, Carmel. More info/reg: 845-225-2439 Nov 26-Dec 21 Send Leters to Santa at Kent Lib. Letters with return addresses will receive replies. More info: kentlibrary.org, 845- 225-8585. Dec- Catherine… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Middle School Dedicates Renovated Courtyard


The Henry Wells Middle School courtyard is dedicated on a sunny and chilly late fall morning. Photo by Jennifer GaryHenry Wells Middle School Principal John Clark described the dedication of the Brewster Education Foundation Wells Courtyard as a labo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Gasoline Prices Continue To Decline

While gasoline prices continue to plummet throughout the U.S., locally, the price of a gallon of fuel remains moderately high. The Automobile Association of America (AAA) reported this week the average price of a gallon of 87 octane fuel was $2.51, 5… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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