Putnam’s License Plate Readers Policy Slowly Evolves


Upper right, Sheriff’s Dept. Capt. James Babcock and Sheriff Robert Langley testify before the legislature’s Protective Services Committee. Bottom left, Cold Spring PD Officer-in-Charge Larry Burke explains the rationale for his request for license p… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Coronavirus Stalls Odell’s State of the County Address


County Executive Mary Ellen Odell hands the contents of her message to Legislative Chairwoman Toni Addonizio. Photo by Eric Gross.The coronavirus epidemic that has turned the world upside down was felt locally Thursday evening when County Executive M… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Weekend Masses Canceled


St. James Church in Carmel, normally a busy place on a Sunday morning, was deserted last Sunday due to the cancellation of masses by the archdiocese. Photo by Eric Gross.It was an eerie sight along Gleneida Avenue in the county seat Sunday morning wi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cabin Fever: State Parks Open

Has cabin fever set in as a result of self isolation or from working at home during the COVID-19 pandemic? Need some fresh air? How about taking a hike at Fahnestock State Park? The New York State Parks website reports “parks are open and welcoming v… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

PHC Tightens Visitor Restrictions

As the incidence of caronavirus intensifies, Putnam Hospital Center has tightened its visitor restrictions, saying there will be no visitors except in special cases. Originally, hospital officials announced “out of abundance for caution, all Nuvance … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

MAHOPAC LIBRARY TEMPORARILY CLOSING

With the coronavirus situation changing on a daily basis, we want you to know that Mahopac Library is closed to the public through March 22, and will probably extend that closure if the Mahopac schools close for an extended period of time. All progra… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Legislators Support People with Autism


Peter Gagliardo discusses the autism spectrum license with members of the legislature including Legislator Ginny Nacerino. Photo by Eric Gross.Putnam lawmakers went on record last Tuesday evening by supporting a bill currently under review in the New… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Disney Purim’ Celebrated in Carmel


Rabbi Korer, his wife, Michal dressed as Mary Poppins, and three of the couple’s children, Levi, 14, Sheina, 11 and Leah, 7, participated in the festival of Purim.The Jewish holiday of Purim was celebrated in unusual fashion in Carmel last Tuesday ev… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Passport Day Postponed This Month


The coronavirus outbreak has canceled this month’s Passport Day in Putnam County. County Clerk Michael Bartolotti announced last Thursday “due to the concerns regarding COVID-19, the March 28 Passport Day was being postponed and rescheduled for a fut… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Couple Seriously Injured in Wrong Way Taconic Crash


Two from Carmel continue to recuperate after a grim crash in which another driver from Canada drove the wrong way on the Taconic State Parkway and struck their Subaru. Photo courtesy State PoliceA man and woman from Carmel continue to recuperate foll… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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