Bureau of Emergency Services Turns Tables on PHC


Above, Putnam Bureau of Emergency Services staff: (l-r) Assistant Commissioner Robert Lipton, Casey Quake, Anthony Nistico and Commissioner Ken Clair were accompanied to the hospital last week by the 9-1-1 Dispatch Center’s mascot. Below, cartons and… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

The Business Viewpoint

Not Wearing a Mask Hurts Business Cause

Governor Cuomo has outlined a plan to re-open New York State. His plan focuses on getting people back to work and easing social isolation without triggering a resurgence of the virus, which will again overwhelm the healthcare system. New York will re… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

93-Year-Old Killed in House Fire


 Kent firefighters assisted their neighbors in southern Dutchess County last Thursday battling a house fire that killed a 93-year-old man. East Fishkill Police Chief Christopher Bellino said the blaze broke out at the George Hanson residence on … 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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Ronald Cary Geiger, Sr.

August 16th, 1941 - May 5th 2020

On Tuesday, May 5th 2020, Ronald Cary Geiger, Sr. entered into the kingdom of Heaven with God. Ron was born on August 16th, 1941, to Charles and Anna Geiger at the New York Infirmary. He grew up in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, and excelled in sports, from running track at the Boy’s Club of NY to playing stickball […]

Gregory Moore

December 19, 1978 - May 3, 2020

Gregory Moore of Pineville, NC passed away in a tragic boating accident in Lake Norman, NC on May 3, 2020. He was 41. Born in Mt. Kisco, NY on December 19, 1978, Greg was the son of the late Howard B. Moore and Susan O’Renic Moore. He graduated from Mahopac High School in 1997 and graduated Cum Laude with an […]

Gladys M. Mistretta

January 11, 1942 - April 28, 2020

Gladys M. Mistretta, a long-time resident of Mahopac, NY, passed away peacefully on April 28, 2020, at the age of 78. She was born in Brooklyn, NY on January 11, 1942, the daughter of John and Olga (Stiegelmayer) Richard, and sister to John and Robert Richard. Gladys enjoyed her work in hospitality and served thousands of customers. She enjoyed dancing, […]

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Your Victory Garden, Week #2: Beans to Grow, Eat, and Preserve

Illustration by Peter Gergely (Chilly Dilly Beans) This is Your Victory Garden, Week #2, part of a series for the month of May. The aim is to help new gardeners grow a few popular vegetables to eat fresh and to preserve for winter. We’re keepin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Traffic Down on Bear Mountain Bridge— People Driving Less in Pandemic


Traffic and revenue are down on the Bear Mountain Bridge due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Photo by Eric Gross.Motorists are apparently paying attention and are driving less these days unless they absolutely must, as evidenced by major decreases in March… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Computer Sex Scam Reported Across Putnam County


Many people are working from home in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic on their residential computers. Scam artists realize this and a number of local residents in both eastern and western Putnam have been reporting receipt of e-mails claiming indivi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.