$55,000 Collected for Charity at Rotary Challenge


Above: Five-year-old Connor Huestis of Kent shot an amazing 50 baskets during the shootout. Top Right: Putnam Legislator Amy Sayegh, a cheerleader while in school, took part in the shootout for the first time this year. Bottom Right: NYS Assemblyman … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Human Trafficking Found In Our Backyard


Mary Beth Ross (left) addresses last week’s meeting of the Putnam Legislature’s Health Committee. Photo By Eric GrossHuman trafficking, a form of modern-day slavery where victims are bought and sold for the purpose of sexual or labor servitude, was t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Husband and Wife Team to Lead Carmel Volunteer Ambulance Corps in 2019


David and Cindy Jacobsen will lead the Carmel VAC in 2019. Photo By Eric GrossThe Carmel Volunteer Ambulance Corps will be led by a husband and wife team this year. David and Cindy Jacobsen were sworn into office Sunday by Putnam County Judge James R… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

3 to Be Recognized at Heart Walk


The 2019 HeartWalk honorees are Jennifer Garcia, Landon Perez, and Patrick Barrett. Photos Courtesy Carolyn TorellaThree heart disease survivors will be recognized this spring during Putnam’s annual Heart Walk. Six-year-old Landon Perez from Brewster… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Firefighters Train For Lake Mahopac Ice Rescues


Mahopac FD personnel train for water rescues on Lake Mahopac last week. Photos By Tom BeattyThe greater Mahopac area is home to many bodies of water from streams to reservoirs and lakes. Firefighters and emergency responders know the dangers that exi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Supt. Is Finalist in Rockland County


Brewster Superintendent of Schools Valerie Henning-Piedmonte is one of three finalists for a chief school administrative position in Nanuet over in Rockland County. Henning, a former assistant superintendent in the nearby Clarkstown School District b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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2019-On Select Tues.-6:45- 8pm Drug Crisis in our Backyard Spotlight Family Support Group at Mahopac Library. More info: MahopacLibrary.org Jan 8-Feb 28 (Tues/Thurs) 12:30-1:30pm ‘Freedom from Smoking’ smoking cessation program at Putnam County Depar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Safe Talk Hopes To Reduce Suicide Across The Region


Members of the steering committee of Safe Talk gathered at Kent PD headquarters last week. The quartet consists of Kent PD Chief Kevin Owens, John Bourges, Meghan Castellano and Sgt. Keith Blessing. Photo By Eric GrossPutnam County recently created a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Celebration of Irish Culture Planned


Those of Irish ethnic backgrounds as well as others who are interested in Irish heritage are being invited to the Tompkins Corners Cultural Center for a Celebration of Irish Culture on St. Patrick’s Day eve. The event starts at seventhirty pm and wil… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Voting YES for Carmel Schools

To the Editor, As a resident and parent in the Carmel School District, I’m voting YES and YES to the upcoming bond proposals. Our schools are in dire need of addressing two fundamental issues: roofs and a bus maintenance facility. As in our homes, ro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]


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