2020-08-25 E-Edition

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CONTRASTS: 500 Gather in Mahopac for Prayer Walk for Cops; Racist Interrupts Black Lives Matter Demonstration

Putnam Supports Its Men And Women In Blue

Top, the march proceeds along Lake Mahopac as gatherers hold up signs and banners backing the blue. Directly above, Marianne Chaluisan gathered with her committee. Left, Sheriff Robert Langley Jr. addressed the gathering. Among those in the front lin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Alexandru Hossu Found Dead in Dutchess County


Alexandru Hossu, a Romanian immigrant falsely arrested on charges that he sexually molested a 12-yearold girl in Brewster – and who spent a year in jail awaiting trial before being acquitted – was found dead last week at a residence in Dutchess Count… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Black Lives Matter Rally Interrupted By Racist Incident

A racist incident unfolded during Saturday’s Black Lives Matter rally in Carmel when a man jumped from his truck, emblazoned with a hate-filled sign, and began verbally accosting the demonstrators. Photo courtesy Black Lives Matter. Peaceful Black… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Langley Weighs In on DiPippo Settlement; Sullivan Cites ‘False Narrative’ by Sheriff


Sheriff Robert Langley and Legislator Neal Sullivan are the latest to weigh in on the Anthony DiPippo $12 million civil rights lawsuit settlement. DiPippo, a Patterson resident before his arrest, was twice convicted of murdering a 12-year-old Carmel … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

11 New Active Cases Of COVID-19 In Putnam County; Two Released


An increase of coronavirus cases in Putnam County has been reported for the sixth consecutive week with the Putnam Health Department reporting last Friday (Aug. 21) evening 11 new active cases confirmed countywide. The good news is that two patien… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Village Police Kept Busy


Brewster Police Chief John DelGardo issued his monthly police report at last Wednesday’s (Aug. 19) meeting of the Village Board conducted virtually, which indicated an increase in activity during the past 30 days. DelGardo said patrols responded to 6… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Lions Aid EMS in Fighting COVID-19


Members of the Brewster Lions Club join Brewster FD officials including Gerald Schramek and EMS Captain Sarah Baker during last week’s presentation. Photo by Eric Gross. An electrostatic sprayer that delivers solutions to the front, back and sides… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Schumer Rips Into U.S. Postal Service Changes; Maloney Votes in Favor of $25 Billion in Support for the Mails


Dozens of residents came from near and far to support the U.S. Postal Service during rallies in Carmel and Mahopac on Saturday (Aug.22). The Carmel protest is shown here, and was part of a nationwide ‘Day of Action’ in response to concerns that the T… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

FREE Sliding into Fall

What an odd shift of seasons, in extremely odd year. Here we are, sliding inexorably into fall, but did we really have summer? We certainly didn’t have any family barbecues, or at least my family didn’t, coming as we would have from different locales, some of them hotspots. I expect we’re not alone. Make no mistake: people are already worried […]


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