2020-04-07 E-Edition

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E-Learning the Rule Across the County

Distance Learning is the Order of the Day in Putnam

Below, Paul George, Library Media Specialist at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School offered students lessons last week with his sidekick Moses at his side. Bottom left, Amelia wore her bathrobe to class last Thursday. Right, Jeremy gave a shout-out to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CORONAVIRUS DEATH TOLL AT 20 As Cases Still Expand

COVID-19 Death Toll Mounts across Putnam County

UPDATE: As of Thursday morning, the death toll for Putnam residents is 20, and the number of cases in the county is now 427. The numbers are frightening. But inexorably, they continue to mount. As of Monday, the New York State Health Department… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ace Endico Serves the Public during COVID-19 Pandemic


Top right, Jerry Daniele, Ace Endico’s dessert specialist loads a van last Thursday with the first cartons of groceries ordered on-line by customers unable to leave their homes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Below, trucks are lined up ready to roll. P… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

FREE The Grim Costs of Folly

What I’m watching: We just finished season 3 of Ozark. Wow. It’s the Netflix series on a family that launders money for a drug cartel, and the many related machinations surrounding said laundering, including a casino business in the Ozarks and a funeral home. The series has always had strong female characters, especially this season. We enjoyed it a lot. […]

A Ghost Town


During my 56 years of residing in Putnam County, I never witnessed anything like Palm Sunday in the heart of the county seat. Gleneida Avenue was completely void of traffic – not a vehicle on the normally busy thoroughfare at 10:30 am, when worshi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

APRIL FOOL DANCE A JOLLY AFFAIR AT MAHOPAC CLUB SATURDAY

 Many Surprises Greeted Those Who Used Every Precaution to Escape Becoming Victims. Everybody had a good time at the April Fool Dance at the Lake Mahopac Club on Saturday evening, March 31st. In the first place people were fooled because it was… 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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Heart Walk 2020 to Be a ‘Virtual’ Gathering


Despite rainy weather, scores of people took part in last year’s Putnam Heart Walk on the Brewster School District campus. Photos by Eric Gross.Putnam County’s annual Heart Walk on the grounds of the Brewster School District campus usually attracts m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fantastic News Comes to Mahopac Amid the COVID Nightmare


In the eyes of the Mahopac School District, State Senator Peter Harckham is a hero for successfully placing into the state’s new budget a provision that forgives the county’s largest school system for an administrative error that could have cost loca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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