Mahopac Football Advances to Class A Semifinals


MAHOPAC – On to Rye. Using an explosive, and perfectly balanced, offensive output in the final quarter, the Mahopac High School football team turned a tight game into a laugher and beat Clarkstown North, 35-7, in a Section 1, Class A quarterfinal gam… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Brewster’s Season Comes to an End


PELHAM – In the end, it was probably one of the most exciting games of the 2021 Section 1 high school football season. It had drama, it had thrills, it had overtime, and it came in the postseason with everything on the line. In all likelihood, Brewst… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Carmel Field Hockey Out of Sectionals

SCARSDALE – The Carmel High School field hockey team was knocked out of the Section 1, Class A tournament on Friday, falling to host Scarsdale, 2-0, in a semifinal game.The Rams made it there, however, with a 5-4 upset of No. 4 Ketcham in double over… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Day of the Dead Dia de los Muertos Ancestors Day Event

 Let’s honor and recognize our ancestors by celebrating our roots while recalling loved ones who have passed away… Join us on November 2 (Election Day) by dressing in your native attire and wearing a colorful mask if you desire…Dress up in your… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Juggernaut Marches On


Photos by Todd McDonough and Robin Hawks CARMEL – Josh Massi had a big game on the ground and the Carmel High School football juggernaut rolled on. The Rams had another strong defensive performance and Massi rushed for more than 100 yards, and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Domo Arigato Misuta Robotto!

College-Level Engineering at Mahopac High School

Left, Robots aid the teaching of College-Level Engineering at Mahopac High School these days.Photos courtesy Debra WestThe race began in Thomas Mellin’s Principles of Engineering Class at Mahopac High School when VEX V5 robots sped across a large tab… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Wait, You Can’t Do That in High School, Can You?

Local Cosmetology Students earn Licenses AND College Credit

Right, Madison Arcuni, Kasey Ruzza and Elena Gottschalk worked on their mannequins last week in class. Photo by Karen Thornton.High school students enrolled in the two year Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES Cosmetology curriculum learn how to cut, co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New Administrators for Carmel School District


Vacancies have been filled within the Carmel School District. Superintendent Mary Margaret Zehr reported Joseph McGrath joined the district last month filling the vacant position of Director of Instructional Technology. McGrath previously served as D… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Circle of Life at MPES


Above, speech therapist Jacqueline Barry enjoyed the garden with her students. Photo courtesy Carmel School District. From the planting of seeds to picking the ripened vegetables late last month, the Matthew Paterson Elementary School garden recei… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Happy Fall Y’all Thanks to the Mahopac Girl Scouts


  Scarecrows are strutting their stuffin’ all over greater Mahopac this week thanks to the Mahopac Girl Scouts. The young women created original designs that were placed around the business district in time for last Sunday’s Halloween celebrati… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.