Recess Book Club at CV Starr School

Led by Jaylin Morales, 5th graders in Brewster participate in the Recess Book Club. Photos By Jennifer GaryTen year old Jaylin Morales loves to read and when her teacher at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster set her student’s reading goal… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Kent Town Board Organizes for 2019


The Kent Town Board has organized for 2019. Meeting last Tuesday evening, Supervisor Maureen Fleming appointed Bill Huestis as her deputy supervisor. Fleming will serve as budget officer for the year while Town Clerk Yolanda Cappelli will act as Regi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

Still Crossing Out An 8 & Putting 9?

2019-On Select Tues.-6:45- 8pm Drug Crisis in our Backyard Spotlight Family Support Group at Mahopac Library. More info: MahopacLibrary.org Through Jan- Photographs By Marcelino Pagan on Display at Mahopac Lib Jan 6-Jan 30 ‘ALLEGORY’ exhibit at Mahop… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New York City State Lawmakers Call for Name Change of Putnam’s Trump State Park


Lawmakers in the Democrat controlled New York State Legislature are making another attempt to have President Donald Trump’s name removed from a state park along the Taconic State Parkway in Putnam Valley. State Assemblywoman Nily Rozic of Queens and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Could It Be? Obfuscation, from NYS

FREE Could It Be? Obfuscation, from NYS

I’ve come to think of those LED signs along our highways as a positive development – you know, the ones with messages that change, based on conditions or traffic alerts. For some days last week, there was an alert to this effect, GMCB Closed 01/12/19. Then, suddenly, late in the week, Closure Delayed; GMCB Open /1/12/19. And the reasonable person […]

Children’s Expo and Safety Fair Scheduled

Plans are already in the works for the county’s 14th annual Children’s Expo and Safety Fair. The event is planned for Sunday, Sept. 22, at the Putnam Bureau of Emergency Services complex in Carmel. Children of all ages as well as their moms, da… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Central Hudson Warns of Phone Scam


If you are served by Central Hudson Gas and Electric Company for your natural gas or electricity, company officials are warning the public to be on the lookout for a phone scam in which a caller threatens to disconnect service unless a special fee is… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

CARMEL TOWN BOARD

 JAMES HYATT APPOINTED HIGHWAY COMMISSIONER IN PLACE OF CORBIN The town board of Carmel held a special meeting at the Town Hall at Mahopac. on Wednesday afternoon, for the purpose of electing a successor to William J. Corbin, who resigned his of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week

boustrophedon | boo-struh-FEE-dahn NOUN: the writing of alternate lines in opposite directions (as from left to right and from right to left) … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

FROM THE CHAMBER

Is the Government Shutdown Shutting Down Small Business?

We are in the midst of the longest so-called “Government Shutdown” in history, the lack of appropriations affecting a sizeable portion of federal workers and offices. The Small Business Administration stopped processing new loans on Dec. 22. Presiden… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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