Holiday Spirit Of Giving At Henry Wells Middle School


Middle school children join Principal John Clark (left) and Deputy Sheriff Keith Simone as the toys are packaged for delivery to needy children this Christmas. Photo by Jennifer GaryDozens will be enjoying a special Christmas thanks to students atten… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Strengthening The Fabric Of Society: Putnam Inmates Knit For Those In Need


Blankets created by inmates at the Putnam Correctional Facility were given to staff at Putnam Hospital Center Thursday. PHC nurses Louise Squitieri and Janet Castelli, along with Dr. Thomas Mazzilli (far right), demonstrate their appreciation to Trud… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Third Time’s A Charm? Another Referendum For Carmel School Voters


Carmel school district residents will be going to the polls on March 26 to vote on two bonds. The first, with a $16.6 million price tag, would repair failing roofs, improve ADA compliance and accessibility, and enhance the George Fischer Middle Schoo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Philipstown Senior Center Open, At Last


At the gathering last Tuesday morning for the opening were Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra, senior advocate Donna Anderson of Garrison, state Sen. Sue Serino, senior Joe Etta and County Executive MaryEllen Odell. Photos by Chris LaytonIt was 11:37 am … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Teacher Inspires Students About The Gift of Life


Mahopac High School students deliver their gifts to the Westchester Medical Center. Photo by Laura Lee HolmboMahopac High School teacher Jennifer Degl realizes how precious life can be. Six years ago, Degl’s daughter was born prematurely at just 23 w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

More Than 300 Toys For Kids In Need


Jo Ann Viola, County Executive MaryEllen Odell, Tom Fieghery (left) and Kevin Scheil, vice president of the Putnam FOP lodge, gathering toys for families in need—gifts donated to area organizations who assist the less fortunate. Photo by Eric GrossPu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Assistance Available For Low Income Families Seeking Homes

The Putnam County Housing Corporate has counselors on staff certified to package applications through the Section 502 Direct Loan Program, which serves low-income families seeking to purchase a home. The nonprofit’s executive director Connie Fagan ex… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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Calories From Cookies Don’t Count, Right?

Dec- Catherine Obi art show in December at the Kent Lib. More info: Kentlibrary.org Thru Dec 28- Hudson River Artist Nancy Woogen Exhibits at Mahopac Lib Through Jan- Photographs By Marcelino Pagan on Display at Mahopac Lib Thurs Dec 27-6:30pm Movie … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Santa Claws Brings 10,500 lbs. of Dog Food For Putnam Pups


Kenn Volz, 2 ½ years old, looks in disbelief at the size of Manny, a magnificent Great Dane, who jumped into the back of a pickup truck filled with treats for the Humane Society. Kenn’s mother Amy is holding the youngster. Photo by Eric GrossChristma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

County Lawmakers Are Blunt on Cost of Pot Legalization


Putnam County lawmakers have called on the State Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo to approach marijuana legalization with extreme caution, citing adverse impact on health and society. At its year-end meeting Wednesday evening, the nine-member govern… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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