Legislature Rejects Sheriff’s Request for Road Patrol Overtime


Legislators Carl Albano, Joseph Castellano and Paul Jonke were adamant in criticizing the sheriff for transferring funds to pay for overtime. Photo/Eric Gross By a vote of 7-1 with Legislator Nancy Montgomery casting the lone affirmative vote, the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

2019-12-10 E-Edition

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Lake Carmel Family Escapes Inferno


Firefighters battle the elements and fire last week during an early morning blaze in Lake Carmel that destroyed a one-family home. Photos by Tim CourtSmoke detectors awakened a Lake Carmel family last Tuesday morning allowing the five occupants and f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Huge Crowds Attend Carmel’s Holiday on the Lake

Mom, dad and the three kids loved the parade, which followed a full day of activities. Photos by Eric GrossIt was a perfect night for a holiday gathering in Putnam County. Clear and cold weather greeted enormous crowds which filled downtown Carmel Sa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Santa Visits Putnam County

Above, Rich Paul and Christina Agnew greeted Santa Claus at Carmel FD headquarters along with their children, 6 year old Brandon and one year old Eve. Below, Jake Zhang, 2, and his big sister, 6-year-old Adelina, enjoyed meeting Santa who gave the ch… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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FREE On Community, Snow & Trees

Sunday, my friends, is something of an auspicious day for us. It is the anniversary of our buying the Courier and the PCNR, and starting this wild adventure. It has been three years! We will begin our fourth year next week. We are grateful for so many loyal readers. Do you know we actually have a number of people now […]

Langley on Spending

To the Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to respond to the News article entitled “Runaway Train of Purchasing” recently published. Let me first start by stating that I commend the Putnam County Board of Legislature for publicly questioni… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Shea on Sheriff’s OT Spending, ‘Dangerous’ Action by Lawmakers

Dear Editor, The Putnam County Legislatures’ refusal to cover overtime for Sheriff’s deputies is a dangerous politically motivated action. They started the year by refusing to hire new deputies and were warned straight out that it would result in a s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Happy Habits … Not Really!

As a lifelong resident of Carmel who raised 4 children in this county I am very disappointed. When you drive down Route 6 near beautiful Lake Gleneida you are greeted by a local business called Happy Habits. The windows of this business depicts young… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Got Talent?

The Brewster Education Foundation has begun gearing up for next month when the community’s 6th Annual Brewster’s Got Talent Show will be performed. Organizer Joe Cavanaugh urged local residents to consider participating: “In order to be eligible, ind… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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