High School Spring Sports

State Championships Canceled

In a move that caught many by surprise, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) last week announced it was canceling all spring sports state tournaments. It was a decision that produced outrage on one side from those … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

New COVID Cases in Putnam County Decline for Second Week in a Row


For the second consecutive week, Putnam’s daily coronavirus numbers have declined, providing hope that the worst is behind us. The NYS Health Department Sunday reported 208 new COVID-19 cases during the past week, a far cry from the 700 new infection… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Jabs Arrive in Drips and Dabs

Casey Quake received his second dose of Moderna vaccine last Thursday with his trusty four-legged ‘son’ Teddy at his side. Photo by Susan HoffnerA limited number of first dose COVID-19 vaccine recipients were administered the sought after vaccine Mon… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

For Once, You Can See Both Sides in Decision on Spring Sports


Since the pandemic began around this time last year, the leaders of high school sports have been forced into difficult decisions. From coaches to athletic directors to school superintendents to Section 1 executive directors all the way up to the New … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Rotarians Support Green Chimneys


 Brewster Rotarians and Green Chimneys have partnered for years with Rotary members serving as volunteers, advocates and supporters of the school that assists children with special needs. In addition, the local Rotary chapter contributes annuall… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Plans for Medical School Placed on Hold Due to COVID


 It was two years ago when former Putnam Hospital President Peter Kelly brought exciting news to the hospital’s annual breakfast get-together in Mahopac. Groundbreaking for the Marist-Health Quest School of Medicine, the region’s first medical s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.