Fire Destroys Home in Mahopac Falls


Firefighters attack an inferno in Mahopac Falls. Photo by Jack CaseyFire destroyed a home under renovation in a remote section of Mahopac Falls Monday despite the efforts of firefighters from a number of departments in Putnam and northern Westchester… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Verbal Fisticuffs at Carmel Town Board

FREE Cops Called; Reporter Cites ‘Freedom of the Press’

Carmel Police were summoned to last Wednesday’s meeting of the Carmel Town Board when a reporter for the Westchester-based Journal News reportedly “caused a disturbance,” according to a police report and eyewitnesses. Police indicated officers were told by several people attending the meeting at Town Hall that reporter David M. Wilson, a resident of Mahopac, caused the ruckus and was […]

Four Charged With Baseball Field Vandalism At Brewster


Damage done to the Brewster High School baseball field earlier this month is depicted in the photo. Photo Courtesy Putnam Sheriff’s Dept.Four young men will be appearing in Southeast Town Court next month following their arrests for allegedly causing… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel School Vote Is Next Tuesday


Carmel School District residents will be going to the polls next Tuesday to ballot on two capital project bond propositions that, if approved will result in infrastructure improvements as well as replacing the school’s aging and out-of-compliance tra… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam To Opt Out Of Allowing Legal Pot Sales


Putnam County is expected to join its neighbors in Rockland, Nassau, Suffolk and several upstate communities by opting out of allowing legal marijuana sales even if the state legalizes the drug. County Executive MaryEllen Odell has recommended to her… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Women Open Railyard Arts Studio


At left, Jill Leary (left) and Elizabeth Barksdale hang original paintings that were on display at Friday’s grand opening. Photos by Eric Gross Jill Leary and Elizabeth Barksdale have opened the Railyard Arts Studio located a stone’s throw away fr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Revered Piano Teacher Remembered By BHS Students


Stefani Gosselink may have lost her battle with cancer last November but her legacy will live on thanks to members of the Brewster High School Students against Cancer organization. Gosselink was a piano teacher in the greater Brewster community for m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Jean Hopper To Seek Election To Carmel Town Board


Photo by Jennifer Colamonico Jean Hopper is the Democratic candidate for the Carmel Town Board.Three candidates will be seeking two council seats on the Carmel Town Board in November following action taken by the town’s Democratic Committee. Jean Ho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Things to Do

First Day of Spring! (Technically...)

2019-On Select Tues.-6:45- 8pm Drug Crisis in our Backyard Spotlight Family Support Group at Mahopac Library. More info: MahopacLibrary.org Feb 1-April 12 (Fridays) free AARP Tax Help for Seniors and other qualifying individuals at Patterson lib. Mo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

United For The Troops Supports Military Serving Overseas


Photo by Eric Gross James Rathschmidt (left) thanks officials from Orange County for donating merchandise to the Putnam United for the Troops campaign. Carmel Supervisor Ken Schmitt, County Executive Mary Ellen Odell, Deputy Director of Veterans Affa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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