2021-06-01 E-Edition

Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

REMEMBER & HONOR

Veterans Banners Unfurled in Time for Memorial Day

Top Center, The Lewis, Huss, Kinash and Migalski families were display banners of their veterans. Banners recognizing Putnam’s veterans, past and present, will soon be adorning light poles from Mahopac and Carmel through the Town of Kent. Last … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Welcome Back: Putnam Sr. Centers Reopen, At Last


Putnam county’s Office for Senior Resources reopened four senior centers on Monday. Office for Senior Resource Director Mike Cunningham toured all four of the Friendship Centers and he described the experience as “awesome. After 14 months and 11 d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

One Bourbon, No Scotch, No Beer


Three years ago this month, plans for one of Putnam County’s most exciting business ventures ever that will place Carmel on the map of international trade and commerce were revealed. Alcoholic beverages manufacturer Alexandrion Group, headquartere… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CHS Junior Hailed for Bravery


Above, CHS junior Jack Kane is being heralded as a hero for helping to extricate a badly injured woman trapped in a burning truck. Photo by George Kane. Jack Kane, the 17-yearold son of Cold Spring Police Officer George Kane, was at the right plac… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Secondaries, a Consignment Boutique, Opens in Mahopac


Below, Julia Maher, her mom Jennifer and Samantha Jinek are proud of their unique new business. Photo by Eric Gross.Two Mahopac High School seniors assisted by a career businesswoman have opened a boutique in Mahopac that not only gives gently used c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

FREE Memorial Day: Remembering Our Fallen, Our Wars & Those Who Fought in Them

It was an unusual Memorial Day, I think, just over a year on in pandemic time. Some ceremonies continued apace and drew several score of bystanders, including the Watchfires at Putnam’s Veterans Memorial Park. There, veterans and scouts and others respectfully retired flags no longer in good condition. But this ceremony and the Watchfires themselves grew out of a heinous […]

From the Archives est. way back in Friday June 3, 1921

MISS RUBELLE E. BARRETT A BRIDE

CEREMONY WAS AT SHRUB OAK Became Wife of Ralph Barger, Feed Merchant, on Satuday Evening Last. Miss Rubelle Eveline Barrett, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James H. Barrett, of Mahopac Falls, became the bride of Ralph Barger, also of the Falls, at a quiet… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sales Tax Revenue Continues to Climb

The easing of the pandemic has resulted in increased business throughout Putnam County. The Putnam Legislature received its monthly sales tax report from Commissioner of Finance William Carlin last week that indicated $5.2 million was collected in sa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam County’s Unemployment Again Lowest in Hudson Valley

Unemployment is on a downward trend throughout the Hudson Valley. The NYS Labor Department reported last week that Putnam’s rate of unemployment was 4.8 percent in April, a decrease of one percent from March, resulting in Putnam having the distinctio… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.