2020-09-01 E-Edition

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Apprehension, Confusion & Uncertainty Await School Re-Opening; Carmel and Mahopac Districts to Open with Virtual Platform


Above, buses have been serviced and prepared for the opening of school. Right, cafeterias will look like nothing in the past due to the virus. The Mahopac High School cafeteria which in previous years was teeming with students will now hold no more t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Man Accused of Using Child to Steal from Home Depot


A Carmel man is facing charges of endangering the welfare of a child as well as larceny when appearing in Cortlandt Town Court September 7, after allegedly using a child to help him steal merchandise from the Home Depot in Cortlandt Manor. State Poli… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dog Perishes in Mahopac Falls House Fire


Firefighters and EMS personnel work feverously to revive a dog that perished Sunday in a Mahopac Falls house fire. Photo by Jack Casey.Despite valiant efforts made by Mahopac Falls Fire Department personnel including EMTs and a paramedic, a pet pit b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hate Crime Charges Against Philipstown Murder Suspect Pending


  Hate crime charges against Louis Joseph Weber IV, the 20-year-old son of murder victim Louis Joseph Weber, whose body was found inside the gutted remains of a mobile home at the Old Post Trailer Park off Route 9 in the North Highlands section of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Sales Tax Revenue Down by 2.2 Million


Commissioner of Finance William Carlin briefed county lawmakers last week regarding Putnam’s financial condition during a meeting of the Legislature’s Audit Committee. Carlin advised committee members Joseph Castellano, William Gouldman and Any Sayeg… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Another Tax Scam Reported Locally


Residents across Putnam have been receiving phony letters demanding immediate payment for supposed outstanding tax debt. The NYS Department of Taxation and Finance issued an alert last week regarding fake letters that list a return address of the “Ta… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Nora Monica Derwin

Sept. 2, 1928 - Aug 23, 2020

Nora Monica “Mona” Derwin, 91, passed peacefully on August 23, 2020, in North Salem, NY surrounded by her family. Mona was born September 2, 1928, in Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland to Michael and Maud (O’Hara) Kelly. She attended Loreto College. She married Michael “Des” Derwin on September 3, 1955, in Dublin, Ireland. After being married Mona moved with her husband […]

Cuomo Signs Good Samaritan Law


Good Samaritans who administer opioid overdose drugs such as Narcan or Naloxone in stores, restaurants, hotels and other public places of assembly may now do so without fear of legal liability thanks to legislation introduced by State Senator Peter H… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Man Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison for Raping 12-year-old Girl


A Mahopac man was sentenced to 18 years in prison after being sentenced in Putnam County Court last week for repeatedly raping a 12-year-old girl. In addition to the prison sentence, Putnam County Judge James Rooney sentenced 37-year-old Khori Sal… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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