2020-10-27 E-Edition

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Early Voting Sets Records in Putnam County: More Early Votes Cast Over The Weekend Than In All Of 2019


Putnam’s first three early voters arrived at the Board of Elections office in Carmel at 6:45 am Saturday. The trio includes Louise Bisogno, Meg Miller and Joanne Kreiter. Photos by Eric Gross. Putnam County voters are getting the opportunity this … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Late News: Two From Mahopac Killed In County Line Crash

A 50-year-old Mahopac man and 56-year-old woman from Mahopac were both killed Sunday evening in a crash on Route 6N south of Archer Road at the Putnam-Westchester County line. Yorktown Police said the tragic mishap that occurred at 6 pm closed Rou… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Andrew Krivak Freed But Still Not Vindicated


Andrew Krivak and Jeffrey Deskovic on Friday. Photo by Eric Gross. Andrew Krivak walked out of the Putnam Correctional Facility last Friday and breathed fresh air – the first time he did so in 24 years without corrections officers watching his eve… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Special Needs Animal Rescue Welcomes 1,000th Dog Of 2020


Above left, Tank, a pit bull mix. At right, Tank arrived in Putnam County last week and was greeted by Courtney Bellew. Photos courtesy Courtney BellewThe Brewster-based Special Needs Animal Rescue and Rehabilitation known as SNARR last week welcomed… 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 meeting (Oct. 21) 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.

Route 6 ‘Restaurant Row’ Parking in Mahopac to End


As many as a dozen restaurants are found along Route 6 in Mahopac north of Croton Falls Road to the Lake Plaza Shopping Center. Off-street parking is often a problem for diners frequenting ‘Restaurant Row’ resulting in customers being forced to leave… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rose Baryla

Sept. 5, 1929 - Oct. 17, 2020

Rose Baryla, of Brewster, NY, formerly of Bronx, NY, died on Saturday October 17, 2020. She was 91 years old. Born on September 5, 1929, in Manhattan, NY, daughter of the late Frank and Emilia (Dobriansky) Rutkowsky. She received her bachelor’s degree from Brooklyn College. On November 24, 1956, she married the love of her life Merrill Baryla at St. […]

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

FREE One More Week; Voting Has Begun in NY

Early, in-person voting started on Saturday morning (Oct. 24). And I will tell you, the response warmed my heart. Hundreds, yes, hundreds of people lined up outside the Putnam County Board of Elections office in Carmel. Many arrived early in the morning, well before the doors would open. The line snaked around the bowling alley next door. Parking lots were […]

Searching for a Heart of Gold?

We Found One in Sherri Malverty

Sherri Malverty receives congratulations from Vincent Tamagna last Thursday after receiving a national award for her service to residents of Putnam County. Photo by Eric Gross. When the COVD-19 pandemic shuttered Putnam County last March, includin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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