Hundreds Attend Girl Scout Jamboree For Holiday Craft Fair


Karissa Escarvage, 10, and her fellow scout Haley Tompkins, also 10, enjoyed browsing the handmade gifts. Both girls are enrolled in Carmel Girl Scouts 1427.Hundreds of Girl Scouts and dozens of their leaders jammed into the cafeteria at the Drew Uni… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Raking Leaves For ‘Rake And Bake’ Sponsored By St. Lawrence Church


Above: Paige Shkreli and Morgan Clair proudly hold one of their bags filled with leaves.Twenty teens attending St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster packed their rakes and visited homes in greater Southeast last week to assist parishioners unable t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Tis the Season for Scams

Victims of All Ages Are Losing Money To Con Artists

The holidays are here and so are the ‘scam artists.’ District Attorney Robert Tendy reported receiving a number of calls in recent days from individuals concerned about messages received from the Social Security Administration demanding personal info… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Student Volunteers Teach Lessons At Brewster High


Students in Rebecca Greenfield’s classes at Brewster High School assist others in need of help. –Photo by Jennifer Garry Rebecca Greenfield’s science classes at Brewster High School have become magnets for young scientists willing to give a helpi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High Achievers

Sara Cunha from Mahopac, New York, was among 32 College of Engineering students welcomed into Western New England University’s chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society on November the first in Rivers Memorial Hall on the University campus… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

St. James School In Carmel Names Its New Principal


Maura Crawford is the new Principal of St. James School in Carmel. Photo by Eric Gross Maura Crawford has spent the last 47years of her life in Catholic education, first as a student, then a teacher, and now is beginning her post as Principal of S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

St. James School Recognizes Veterans of Many Wars


George D’Alessandro of Lake Carmel received a flag from a 1st grade student in his daughter Karen’s class, Jia Valiamplackal. –Photos by Eric GrossA special ceremony took place at St. James School in Carmel Thursday that honored America’s veterans. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Library December Events

A Conversation with Sheriff Robert L. Langley, Jr., Wed., December 4-7 PM Please join us for an informal evening of questions and discussion. Your Sheriff wants to hear from YOU! What are you concerned about in your community? Bring your questions, c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Despite The Weather, Local Cross-Country Runners Shine

PLATTSBURGH – The air was an absolutely chilly 23 degrees at race time, and the ground was brutal with pockets of snow, slush and mud all through the course. But local runners at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Cross Countr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Renegades Not Part Of Proposed Minor League Baseball Contraction Plan

FISHKILL – The area’s professional baseball team, the short-season minor league Hudson Valley Renegades, appears to be safe from a proposed plan by Major League Baseball to contract some teams. Both the New York Times and New York Daily News revealed… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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