A Horse’s Rescue, An Owner’s Anguish


Tucker and Ann Jamieson relax at the stable in Holmes. Photo By Eric GrossTucker, a magnificent mount owned by Ann Jamieson, is without doubt Putnam County’s miracle horse. On the final Saturday of 2018, Tucker was being ridden by a friend of Jamieso… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Sheriff’s Deputies Nab Kidnap Suspect


Two members of the Putnam Sheriff’s Department on patrol at Oregon Corners in Putnam Valley recalled a hot line message received earlier in their shift last Monday, regarding a vehicle wanted in connection with an attempted kidnapping in Bedford hour… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Anger And Frustration Over Whispering Pine ZBA Ruling


Whispering Pine Nursery, located on Route 6, at the Mahopac-Somers border for decades, finds itself in the midst of community uproar over its landscaping venue. Whispering Pine Garden Center and Whispering Pine Landscape share the property and while … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Castellano And Addonizio To Lead Putnam Legislature

Newcomer Montgomery makes presence known at organizational meeting

Joseph Castellano and Toni Addonizio will lead the Putnam Legislature in 2019. Photo By Eric Gross The Putnam Legislature conducted its annual organizational meeting last Tuesday evening before a sparse audience at the historic Putnam Courthouse. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Lifetime Of Togetherness


Patti Lawlor and Peggy Zambraski, Brewster inseparable twins, will be retiring this June from the Brewster School District. Photo By Jennifer GaryTwins Peggy Zambraski and Patti Lawlor are inseparable. The Brewster residents, who relocated from the B… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

TJ Donohue To Lead Lake Carmel FD in 2019


LCFD President William Walters congratulates the department’s chiefs for 2019–TJ Donohue, Justyn Lewis and Ken Lauzinger. Photo By Erin ScottThe Lake Carmel Fire Department held its annual installation Dinner Saturday evening in Hopewell Junction be… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Protect Your Pooch In Extreme Cold


It may be common sense but officers with the Putnam SPCA have been on the prowl in recent days checking on complaints that dogs were being left out of doors in frigid weather. Ken Ross, Chief of the SPCA Law Enforcement Division, said most dog owners… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

New Law Mandates Sale Of Upgraded Smoke Detectors


Smoke detectors save lives and effective April 1, homeowners and landlords will be required to exchange current smoke detectors for upgraded 10 year sealed models when they purchase new devices. The New York State Legislature approved the legislation… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Jimmy O’Neill Beefsteak Dinner Another Great Success


Robert Firriolo and Michael McDonald, Jimmy O’Neill’s brother-in-law, prepare steak served Saturday at the benefit Beefsteak Dinner. Photo By Brendan McdonnellJimmy O’Neill, founder of the Putnam Chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police, who died sud… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Planning Underway for Third Annual Brewster Music Festival


The 3rd Annual Brewster Music Festival will kick off summer on June 8, from 12-6 PM at Wells Park at 98 Oak Street in Brewster. The rain date is June 9. This free family-friendly event includes live performances by local bands and artists, children’s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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