2019-10-22 E-Edition

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Gina Capone to Become Putnam’s First Woman State Supreme Court Judge


Putnam Valley Judge Gina Capone hopes to become Putnam’s first female State Supreme Court Justice in county history on January 1. Photo by Eric Gross Gina Capone is looking forward to changing her title on January 1 from Putnam Valley Town Judge t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

66,876 Eligible to Vote in Putnam County on Nov. 5


The numbers have been tabulated, election staffs and poll workers trained and prepared for the Election Day onslaught when 66,876 eligible voters will have the opportunity to vote for county, town and village races across Putnam County on November 5…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Early Voting Gets Underway This Weekend Across Putnam County


Election Day is still two weeks away but residents desiring to participate in the process by voting early may do so this weekend by casting their ballot at the Board of Elections office in Carmel. Elections Commissioners Kathy Croft and Anthony Sc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

At Last: The Single Most Dangerous Intersection in Putnam Set for Overhaul


There was joy in an unlikely spot last Wednesday in Putnam Valley: Just off the Taconic State Parkway and the Pudding Street interchange. Residents, local and state officials and construction workers gathered to kick off the $28.9 million overhaul of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

16-Year-Old Brewster Youth Accused of Rape – And Then Posting the Crime on Social Media


A 16-year-old Brewster youth is facing felony charges of rape in connection with Friday’s sexual assault of a child. The unidentified teenager also reportedly filmed the attack and posted it on social media, according to Brewster State Police. Troop … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Budget Hearing Set for Thursday


Residents wishing to comment on the 2020 Putnam County Budget will have a chance Thursday, when the county Legislature conducts its annual budget hearing at 7 pm at the Historic Putnam Courthouse in Carmel. The Legislature will adopt the budget next … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Read a Blanket, Learn Local History


Local history can be interpreted at the Southeast Museum by reading this quilt. Southeast’s Bicentennial Quilt that honoring the town’s 200th birthday is on exhibit at the Southeast Museum from now through December 7 when the landmark will close f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER: Where is our Checkers Speech?

FREE Waiting in Carmel: Where Is Our Checkers Speech?

I’ve heard from several people – of varying opinions – regarding the situation in Carmel and Mahopac and Councilman Mike Barile, and the sewer hookup for a restaurant he’s involved with. I wrote about this last week. Notably, these views run the gamut. I was too tough; it’s a minor permitting issue. The reporter involved blew it all out of […]

Student Advocates for Action on Climate Change


Ava Marsich smiles at her graduation from Carmel High School. Photo/Eric Gross Climate change is real and it’s happening as we speak. If we don’t act now and work together as a whole, our children and future generations will suffer tremendously. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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