Ron Hendrie’s ‘Arm’ Headed to the Smithsonian


Brewster resident Ron Hendrie puts the finishing touches on a mechanical arm used Monday evening to present diplomas to 100-plus graduates at North Salem High School. The district educates children in Croton Falls, North Salem and sections of Carmel … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Carmel Board of Education Attempts to Clear the Air


Janet Warden (right) and the district’s Athletic Director Susan Dullea join Andy Irvin in leaving the Carmel School District this year. Photo by Eric Gross.The Carmel Board of Education has cleared the air concerning the sudden departure of Superinte… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

BHS Seniors Earn $500 Garden Club Scholarships

Two members of the Brewster High School Class of 2020 have been awarded scholarships by the Brewster-Carmel Garden Club. Chloe Stalker and Elizabeth Pattie will each receive a $500 scholarship for their outstanding studies and community efforts. Bot… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Parades to Honor Graduates this Weekend


Graduates of both Mahopac and Carmel High Schools will be recognized this weekend in a pair of vehicle parades throughout the respective hamlets. On Friday evening, the MHS Class of 2020 will be honored with the parade that proceeds along Route 6 fro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

DEC issues Alert in Wake of Recent Bear Sightings


A huge black bear was observed last summer in Kent. Photo by George Wahlers.A number of recent bear sightings in the region have prompted the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to issue a bear alert encouraging residents to refra… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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