2020-08-18 E-Edition

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‘Back The Blue’ Rally Attracts 75 To Carmel


Above, Putnam’s first ‘Back the Blue Rally’ took place Sunday in Carmel. At right, demonstrators, some wearing facial coverings while others not, took to the steps of the historic Putnam Courthouse on Sunday (Aug. 16). Photos by Eric GrossThe county’… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Car Thieves Strike in Mahopac, Nab an Audi & a BMW from Driveways


Two expensive foreign cars were stolen from their owner’s driveways last week and officials are advising the public to lock their vehicles before retiring for the night. Carmel Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt said an Audi and BMW were stolen in the ear… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature OKs $12M DiPippo Settlement; DA Tendy Blasts Move


Hours after the Putnam Legislature approved a $12 million settlement with Anthony DiPippo, a man who was twice convicted of murdering a 12-year-old Carmel girl and who spent more than two decades in a maximum security penitentiary before being exoner… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Oh Deer! Grazing Animals Munch on Lawns, Flowers

A deer was observed standing alongside Belden Road in Carmel last week. The deer didn’t flinch for five minutes, and resembled a statue it stood so still. Photo by Eric GrossDeer are munching on everything in sight these days as a result of the exces… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Hope For Youth Foundation Needs Your Help

The Cold Spring-based Hope for Youth Foundation has been raising money to assist children throughout the Hudson Valley with life-threatening illnesses for more than 35 years. However, this year, like so many other non-profits, fund raising has come t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Awarded $41,706 in Federal Funding to Support Emergency Planning and Response


Putnam will be receiving a check for $41,706 from Uncle Sam to support planning and operational readiness for any type of disaster the county may experience. The announcement was made by Governor Andrew Cuomo last week when reporting New York Stat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tax Department and Computer Scams Reported Across Putnam


A number of Putnam residents have received calls in the past week from con artists purporting to be representatives of the NYS Department of Taxation and Finance, the Internal Revenue Service or the “computer refund department.” The Sheriff’s Departm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

84-Year-Old Veteran Receives Special Birthday Gift


Above, Nick and Edie DeVito are surrounded by their loving family. Below, DeVito receives special congratulations from American Legion leadership including (l-r) Dave Sambora, Ed Mahoney, Bruce Schwerkott and John Hyland. Photos courtesy Edie DeVito…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Legislators Oppose Cuomo’s Alcohol- Food Executive Order


Governor Cuomo last month issued an Executive Order mandating that restaurants and bars statewide serve alcohol to only those ordering and eating food while patrons drinking at bar tops must be seated six feet apart or separated by physical barriers…. Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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