COVID-19 Disrupts Governmental Meetings

Putnam County Legislature Committee meetings have been canceled for Thursday evening due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Social, Educational and Environmental Committee and the Economic Development and Energy Committee were both slated to meet. Howe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Career Skills Program Helps Teach Trades in Brewster


Upper left, Donna Schneider demonstrates the proper way to fold laundry to one of the students in the program. Upper right, teaching Assistant Lisa Piccolino works with two students who count M&M candies. Bottom left, folding of laundry is one of the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trio from Brewster Perform with Honor Choir


Eighth graders Megan Griffin and Jarrid Bryggman and ninth grader Franceska Drejaj performed with an elite choir representing the Brewster School District. Photo by Jennifer Garry.Three students from Brewster experienced a week to remember when perfo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CV Starr School Children ‘Breakout’


C.V. Starr School children were immersed in an unusual lesson last week dealing with a problem solving challenge. Photo by Jennifer Garry.Children attending the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster fostered collaboration, critical thinking and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sixteen to be Recognized at Youth Awards Dinner


Paid reservations must be received by this week in order to guarantee seating for Putnam’s 35th annual Youth Awards Dinner scheduled for April 2 in Mahopac. Fifteen students and one adult will be recognized for their volunteer efforts. This year’s ho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rotary Challenge Donations Continue to Mount

Donations from last month’s Carmel Rotary Basketball Challenge have now topped $71,000. Challenge coordinator Al Lotrecchiano reported Saturday checks were still being received from generous residents and businesses. “When the Challenge ended on Feb… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘New Normal’ Sets In For Spring Sports, Leads To Uncertainties


Monday began the new normal for thousands of elementary and high school students in Putnam County, hundreds of thousands across the state and millions across the country. With a state of emergency declared in Putnam, all schools will be closed for tw… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Winter High School Sports Postponement Ruins Putnam Valley’s Dream


It should have been a glorious week. But within a matter of hours, the Putnam Valley High School girls’ basketball team – the last Putnam County team left in any state tournament – went from jubilation to heartbreak. After winning a firstround state … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High Achievers

A total of 12,050 students enrolled during the 2019 fall semester at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean’s List with an academic record of 3.5 or above or the President’s List with an academic record of 4.0 (all A’s). The following local… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]


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