2019-12-03 E-Edition

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Head-on Crash Shutters Baldwin Place Road in Mahopac

Emergency responders assist the victims of a head-on crash in Mahopac Falls Saturday. Photo by Jack Casey A 77-year-old man from Putnam Valley and a 19-year-old from Mahopac were injured Saturday in a head-on crash on Baldwin Place directly in fro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature Critical of Langley’s Spending Requests

‘Runaway Train’ of Purchasing?

Putnam lawmakers were dismayed last week during a meeting of the legislature’s Audit Committee when they reviewed requests from Sheriff Robert Langley for transfers of funds to purchase equipment. A total of 10 resolutions seeking transfer of fund… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

St. Lawrence Thanksgiving Tradition to Help Those in Need Continues


Cathy Quaranta and Peg Smith have been two mainstays of the Thanksgiving program at St. Lawrence for decades. Two hundred-twenty-two shut-ins enjoyed a delicious Thanksgiving dinner thanks to a small army of volunteers who organized, cooked and de… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lake Carmel Holidays Begin on Sunday

Lake Carmel’s annual holiday tree and menorah lighting takes place Sunday at dusk on the shores of Lake Carmel at Champlain Road off Route 311. Music, light refreshments and games for children will be provided while waiting for Santa to arrive, escor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carols, Claus & Tree Lighting

Christmas is Coming to Brewster

Santa arrived in Brewster last year atop a Jeep during the village’s annual celebration. Photo by Todd GianguzziDowntown Brewster will take on the aura of a winter wonderland Saturday when the Southeast Museum and Village Government host the annual C… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

NewYork-Presbyterian Announces Community Events for December

The following events are presented by NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital, 1980 Crompond Road, Cortlandt Manor, NY: Living With Loss Support Group Wednesdays, December 4 and 18 | Noon to 1:00 PM Held on the first and third Wednesdays of eac… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

FREE The Roads, the Weather & Breakfast with Sen. Harckham

This is the first winter in many years we haven’t had to shovel anything or snowblow anything or wonder when the plow guy will arrive. We live in an apartment now, instead of a house. While it has its limitations, it has benefits, too. For those of you contemplating trying this, it’s refreshing. I recommend it, especially at my age. […]

Dangerous New Bail Laws Jeopardize Public Safety & Ignore Victims

Many New Yorkers may not fully realize the magnitude of the various criminal justice changes that will be taking effect next year. If you blinked, you may have missed it. Earlier this year, within the 175 billion dollar state budget, which passed in … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

WINTERY STORMS.

 We are in the Midst of a Northerly Blizzard The first real snow storm this winter came to Putnam County on Sunday evening. The fall at Farmers Mills was four inches; at Boyd’s reservoir and Carmel it was three inches and at the Southeast dam i… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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