Edwin Wilkinson Hazzard

Edwin Wilkinson Hazzard, 83, of Charleston, SC, died peacefully on Monday, October 28, 2019, surrounded by his family. Ned, as he was known to his family and friends in the greater Brewster area, was born on February 23, 1936, in Brewster, NY to Herbert Edwin and Marjorie Hall (Wilkinson) Hazzard. He was a 1952 graduate of Brewster High School and […]

Positive Train Control Soon Complete On Harlem Line


Commuters using the Metro North Railroad in Putnam County received some reassuring news on Election Day when MTA Metro-North President Catherine Rinaldi told a Manhattan news conference that Positive Train Control (PTC) has been extended to cover 90 … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Dressbarn: Closing Down


Dressbarn, located at the Putnam Plaza in Carmel, will be closing its doors by year’s end. Signs went up on both the store’s interior and exterior last week indicating the closure, which is part of a nationwide liquidation of all Dressbarn’s 600 outl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Foreclosures Up, Judgments Down


While foreclosure actions initiated in October have risen, foreclosure judgments where people actually lose their homes for non-payment of taxes declined dramatically. County Clerk Michael Bartolotti released his foreclosure report for October last w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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Brewster Pastry’s Thierry Danvin Shows Off French-Style Strawberry Shortcake at Patterson Library Baking Program


 Thierry Danvin, one of Putnam’s most popular businessmen, put on quite a show at the Patterson Library last week in conjunction with the library’s Holiday Baking program. Danvin, who opened Brewster Pastry at the Towne Center in Southeast more … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Woman Charged With Possession Of Cocaine


A traffic stop on the Brewster-Danbury Road in Southeast last week resulted in the arrest of a Brewster woman on charges of drug possession. Deputy Thomas Curran was patrolling the highway around 6 pm when he observed a vehicle commit a traffic viola… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislative Counsel Approved by 8-1 Vote


Putnam Legislator Nancy Montgomery, the lone Democrat on the nine-member governing body, has objected to the procedures leading to the appointment of Robert Firriolo, partner in the Altieri and Firriolo, P.L.L.C., as Putnam Legislative Counsel for th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Town Board To Fill Vacancy Of Town Justice Post

Carmel town officials are awaiting a letter of resignation from Town Justice and Putnam County Judge-elect Joseph Spofford before beginning the process to appoint his successor. Spofford defeated Philipstown Town Justice Camille Linson on Election Da… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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Holiday Organizing. Meanwhile, In the Garden
(and Easy, Juicy Roasted Turkey)

Illustration by Peter GergelyHelpful Holiday Organizing Calendar: Week #3: To recap, Week #1: order your fresh turkey now. Week #2: Savory food gifts to make ahead. This Week (November 12 and 13): A. Finalize your T’day headcount. B. Review the recip… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.