2020-02-25 E-Edition

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Home Destroyed by Fire in Mahopac Falls

Occupants Suffer Smoke Inhalation

An inferno greeted firefighters last Tuesday when a 100-year-old home on Oak Ridge West in the Lake Secor section of Mahopac Falls went up in flames. The Putnam 9-1-1 Dispatch Center received several calls around 12:15 am reporting the blaze a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Coronavirus Cases Soar – No One Being Monitored in Putnam


Two Putnam residents who returned from mainland China earlier this month and were described by Commissioner of Health Dr. Michael Nesheiwat as being “asymptomatic” have passed the incubation period and are no longer being monitored for the deadly nov… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Two Charged with Attempting to Steal Cannon in Kent

Kent Police are scratching their heads as to why a pair of Brewster men would allegedly want to steal a large and heavy decorative cannon. Police arrested Thomas Maloney, 53 and Pietro Grioli, 58, after Officer Stephen Kelleher was on patrol ar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cops: Stalker Released Due to Bail Reform Strikes Again, Defying Restraining Order


Last month a New Hampshire man traveled to Putnam County in order to meet a woman, after allegedly hacking into her online game account and, when he exhibited jealous rage towards the resident of Southeast, he was charged with stalking. The man ap… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Valentines Hearts Adorn Veteran’s Hospitals Thanks to Putnam Kids


Children at St. James School greeted the members of the American Legion with their cards. Photos courtesy Shirley ConnollyValentine’s Day may be a fond memory but hundreds of handmade brightly colored Valentine’s Day cards, each with a special messag… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Business Viewpoint

Putnam Hospital Center – a Great Community Asset

According to its web site, Putnam Hospital Center (PHC) is a 164-bed, acute care hospital offering medical, surgical, psychiatric and 24-hour emergency services. As the only hospital in Putnam County, Putnam Hospital Center has been serving the medic… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

FREE The Panic Over COVID-19

So the coronavirus is spreading to additional countries, beyond China. Italy, South Korea, Iran. The number of cases inside the U.S. has risen sharply, too, to 53, mainly because of those evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan. There is not, so far, any organic spread here within the U.S. We are fortunate. Lucky, maybe? And I am […]

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

H.H. WELLS SUGGESTS WOMAN FOR TRUSTEE.

 HE WILL NOT BE A CANIDATE. Gives Five Reasons Why Woman an Able Woman Would be Valuable Asset on School Board … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

WORD of the WEEK

Mugwump noun mug•wump a neutral or uncommitted person, especially in politics … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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