2019-09-17 E-Edition

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Hundreds Reflect on Day that Changed America, And Putnam: Sept. 11, 2001


Among the many paying tribute to Putnam County emergency workers who died during and after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, were, lower left, Putnam County Sheriff Robert Langley, Rabbi Sarah Friedson of Temple Beth Shalom in Mahopac, Eric Gross of the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Flavored E-Cigarettes To Be Banned In New York State


Starting next week, all flavored electronic cigarettes will be banned in New York State. Governor Andrew Cuomo issued an emergency executive order Sunday in the wake of an investigation into vaping-related illness across New York. The governor told a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel-Italy Exchange Participants Meet in Putnam, Visit Manhattan


Students from Carmel and Italy mingle during a gathering at Carmel High School last week. Photo by Eric GrossThe Carmel-Mantova connection is alive and well. Two dozen young men and women from the small Italian community are back in their home countr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel High School Graduate Charged with Murder of Brewster Man


A 2004 graduate of Carmel High School has been charged with the shooting death of a 33-year-old Brewster man whose body was found inside a condominium complex in Danbury on the morning of Sept. 4. Danbury Police arrested David Ramos, 33, of Danbury o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Quietly, Suddenly, It’s Fall


 And then, while driving into work last week, I saw it. Leaves had turned on those trees to the west of the railroad tracks. Not a lot of leaves, but definitely more than a few. On little cat’s paws, fall crept in. And fall sports, and shorter d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Southeast Resident Cheats Death as Backhoe Overturns


Top, fire and EMS personnel assist Roy Tompkins who was pinned beneath a farm backhoe. Bottom, EMS personnel wheel the seriously injured man to a waiting medivac helicopter. Photo by Eric GrossA resident of Southeast was critically injured Saturday w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

The Clam Bakes: Adams Corners

 The clam bake of the Putnam Valley Grange took place at their ball at Adams’ Corners, Labor Day. This was the fourth annual, and like its predecessors the attendance in numbers kept just a little ahead of the capacity of the bake. Everything ea… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Police Dept.’s New Chief, Kevin Owens, Receives Standing Ovation

Supervisor Fleming calls Owens the ‘finest police officer found anywhere’

Kevin Owens takes his oath of office from Supervisor Maureen Fleming last week at Kent Town Hall. Photos by Eric GrossKent Town Hall erupted into applause and cheers last Tuesday evening when Supervisor Maureeen Fleming administered the oath of offic… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Open House At Mahopac Falls FD Draws Crowds


Photos by Jack Casey Top photo: The Mahopac Falls FD Jaws of Life was used to extricate several ‘victims’ of a wreck. Below, ambulance tours were offered to interested attendees.The Mahopac Falls Fire Department’s Open House last Sunday offered somet… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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