2021-01-05 E-Edition

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Sheriff Robert Langley To Seek Reelection


Sheriff Robert Langley will be seeking re-election this November. Photo by Amy Kubik. Sheriff Robert L. Langley Jr. will be seeking reelection in November. The first-term sheriff made the announcement on New Year’s Eve Day, telling me: “I have … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam COVID Numbers Still Rising


More than 500 new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Putnam County during the past week. On Sunday afternoon, Governor Andrew Cuomo reported 5,084 cases of coronavirus in Putnam since the pandemic began nine months ago, with more than 1,0… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

From Heartbreak to Jubilation


Right, Clarice has a new home in 2021 thanks to members of the Donna Fusco family. Photo by Michele Dugan. Clarice found her forever home over the holidays thanks to a caring family, the Putnam Humane Society and a delivery man who observed a hear… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Putnam CAP Soup Kitchen Needs Assistance


Volunteers from Carmel Rotary served at the CAP Soup Kitchen during a luncheon one year ago this week. Photo by Eric Gross.The Putnam Community Action Partnership (CAP) operates a soup kitchen throughout the year serving lunch Tuesdays, Wednesdays an… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Grants Available to Assist Those in Need of Household Repairs

Residents of Putnam in need of making household repairs but with limited incomes have received some good news. The Putnam Housing Corporation has received a $200,000 Housing Trust Fund Restore grant to assist homeowners with emergency repairs on thei… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Vehicle Theft Ring Smashed with Assistance of Putnam Sheriff’s Dept.


The Putnam Sheriff’s Department is being credited by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Connecticut along with the FBI, Connecticut State Police and Danbury Police for the arrest of a Bronx man stemming from his alleged role in a vehicle … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

FREE 2021 Arrives, and the News Is Still Grim

Readers often jot us a note with their renewal, and most of the time, they tell us they enjoy the paper and our intensely local focus on Putnam County and its people. A few chime in with their favorite cocktail recipes, realizing that mine is a Manhattan. Then there are times, as we sometimes find here at the Paragraph Factory, […]

From the Archives

FRIDAY AFTERNOON JANUARY 7, 1921

WRITES FROM FLORIDA ‘The Florida craze” has seemed to take many by storm this year and many are talking over ways and means of travelling hence. One Putnamite, who recently arrived in the land of oranges writes home that “the trip was great. Five … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Zumba Gold Set at Reed Library

The Reed Memorial Library will be hosting a Zumba Gold on Zoom program on Mondays at 9:30 am from January 4th – March 29th, 2021. Online registration required. To register please visit our calendar at www.carmellibrary.org/ calendar and go to January… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.