CUNNINGHAM’S STARS

On Journalism and the Spend-O-Meter

Publisher Douglas Cunningham with Michelle K. Rea, executive director of the New York Press Association, at last weekend’s conference.From the Manhattan files: You’ll recall I’m fond of a good Manhattan. A reader chimed in with her renewal, with her… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Putnam Heart Walk To Honor Barbara Scuccimarra


Former Putnam Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra will be honored later this month by the American Heart Association as its 2019 Putnam Heart Walk Community Champion for her work on the Tobacco 21 Law approved last fall by Putnam lawmakers. The Garrison r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sales Tax Collections Increase

Sales tax revenue for the first two months of 2019 has surpassed last year’s record numbers by more than $400,000. Twenty eighteen was the best ever for sales tax collections in Putnam County with more than $63 million ringing up at cash registers. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

Game News

 Messrs. Hall B. Waring of Bedford Station, George W Mead of Waccabuc and two other gentlemen, have arranged to bring 200 western quail from Kansas to be set free in the woods between Mount Kisco and Brewster. Through the efforts of the Dutches… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

WORD of the WEEK

Perspicacious

of acute mental vision or discernment : keen … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Moe Desantis To Lead Brewster Fire Dept. In 2019


Photos By Eric Gross Above, Brewster FD Chiefs take their oaths of office Saturday at the department’s annual installation dinner. The trio includes: (l-r) Moe DeSantis, Michael Bizzaro and Tom Giambattisto. Top, the BFD leaders for 2019 take a bow.P… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Farewell Bazaar Saturday at St. Andrew’s Church in Brewster


A century-old tradition for Episcopalians in the greater Brewster area will come to an end this month when St. Andrew’s Church, located on Prospect Street in Brewster Village, will close its doors. Church administrator Stephanie Florentino described … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Is NY’s Most Wedding Crazy County


Couples in Putnam County love to get married. The ‘area-vibes’ website reported over the weekend that Putnam has the highest percentage of ‘tieing the knot’ in all of New York’s 62 counties from the tip of Long Island to the Canadian border. Da… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Troopers Nab 66 Speeders On I-684

Putnam County’s answer to the German Autobahn resulted in 66 citations being issued by State Police last Tuesday. The Speed Enforcement Detail was conducted on Route 684 at the Putnam-Westchester County border and troopers from the Brewster, Somers, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster High School 9th Graders Partake In African Challenge


Ninth grade students in Jessica Juska’s English classes at Brewster High School were inspired by Linda Park’s novel, “A Long Walk to Water,” which details the laborious task young people encounter reach day in Africa searching for and collecting drin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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