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Legislature Takes Over Tourism After Visitors Bureau Fiasco; Odell Names New Director to Her ‘Dream Job’

By PCC Staff | August 13, 2019

Tracey Walsh new tourism director for Putnam County Photo courtesy Tracey Walsh Putnam County’s new Director of Tourism Tracey Walsh calls her appointment “my dream job.” The lifelong resident of Putnam who graduated from Carmel High School in … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Putnam County Designated as Tourism Promotion Agency

By PCC Staff | August 13, 2019

The Putnam Legislature has designated Putnam County as the municipality’s Tourism Promotion Agency while authorizing County Executive Mary Ellen Odell to apply for the 2020 I Love New York matching funds grant. The action took place last week at t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cops: Drunken, Island-Hopping Swimmer Causes Ruckus on Lake Mahopac

By PCC Staff | August 13, 2019

A 44-year-old New Jersey man who was reportedly highly intoxicated caused quite a ruckus on Lake Mahopac Sunday evening while attempting to swim across the lake. Carmel Police Chief Michael Cazzari said that while patrolling along the lake around … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Man Found Dead in Septic Tank

By PCC Staff | August 13, 2019

A 62-year-old Mahopac man was found dead in a septic tank at his residence on Bullet Hole Road in Mahopac. Carmel Police identified the victim as Paul Ascani, the proprietor of a contracting company in Mahopac. Police Chief Michael Cazzari said… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Carmel Motorist Identified

By PCC Staff | August 13, 2019

East Fishkill Police identified the man struck and killed by a vehicle operated by a 19-year-old from Carmel as 52-year-old David Gambro of Stormville. Gambro was pronounced dead at the scene of the mishap that occurred on Route 52, less than a half … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER: The County Owns Tourism Promotion Now

By PCC Staff | August 13, 2019

I had a boss once who wrapped up every meeting with, ‘OK, what do we own?’ It was one more chance for each of us to recount what, exactly, we would do to solve this or that problem. I thought it was a great technique. And now the county firmly, absolutely, owns tourism promotion. The Legislature last week approved making […]

Putnam Lawmakers Oppose ‘Green Light Law’; Gives Driver’s Licenses to Undocumented

By PCC Staff | August 13, 2019

Putnam County legislators approved a resolution last week calling on the state to repeal the recently approved Driver’s License Access and Privacy Act that amends New York State’s Vehicle and Traffic Law to allow the issuance of driver’s licenses to … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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