2020-03-17 E-Edition

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CORONAVIRUS HITS PUTNAM

Two Cases Confirmed; State of Emergency Declared; Schools Closed Up to 2 Weeks; Senior & Daycare Centers Ordered Closed

Above, the Lakeview Elementary School, originally built in 1935 as a K-12 facility in Mahopac, has shuttered its doors as a result of the executive order. Below, schools are locked tight this week across Putnam County: Carmel High School among them. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Senior Centers Closed Across Putnam


Putnam County’s four senior centers and adult day service sites are closed through March 27 due to the outbreak of COVID-19. County Executive Mary- Ellen Odell assured the county’s senior population that “meals will be delivered at home for those who… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Emergency Operations Center Closed to the Public

Putnam’s Training and Operations Center (TOPS), home to the county’s 9-1-1 Emergency Dispatch Center, is closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Clair issued the order Friday advising that the building on the Do… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

34 Putnam County Residents Become New U.S. Citizens


Above, Evelina Rodriguez became a citizen at the ceremony. She rejoiced with her children Matilde and Oliver Doran. Evelina who emigrated from Argentina now resides with her family in Mahopac. Below, Meldy de los Santos (holding the American flag) be… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fran McCarthy Recognized by Carmel Ambulance Corps


Fran McCarthy is recognized by Cindy and David Jabobsen for her dedicated service to EMS in Putnam County at the Carmel Volunteer Ambulance Corps’ annual brunch. Photo by John Copland.One of Putnam’s most dedicated emergency responders has been recog… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

Deep in Uncharted Territory

 I’ve been thinking a lot about this coronavirus thing, our government’s responses to it, and how we are coping on the ground here, in Putnam County. I expect you folks have been, too. We are in surreal times. Moreso than at any time in my life,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

SIXTY BLACK BASS PLACED IN MAHOPAC

TAKEN FROM CENTRAL PARK

 Harry Brady Brought Them Here Saturday After Helping City Men Rescue 5,000 Fish. Lake Mahopac — Nine milk cans containing about 60 black bass averaging two and a half pounds were brought from Central Park in New York city last Saturday by Harr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

4-H Aids Youth Increase Self Confidence


Four-H Presenters and Youth Leader Volunteers Kaylie, Dante, Ryan, Saiorse and Harper participated in the program at Green Chimneys School. Photos by Kathy Roth.Sixty Putnam 4-H Community Club members from across the county along with Green Chimneys … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Triple Challenge: Crossword, Jumble & Sudoku

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