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Musician Joey Greco Dies From Injuries Sustained In Bronx Crash

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

Lake Carmel’s Joey Greco and Ricky Norton performed in Paris to honor Johnny Hallyday, referred to as Europe’s Elvis. –Photo courtesy Noreen Greco One of the region’s most revered musicians, Putnam County’s Joey Greco, will be laid to rest tomorr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Putnam County Settles Hossu Case For $750,000

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

A $45 million lawsuit against Putnam County tied to the Alexandru Hossu case has been settled for $750,000. The case involved allegations that Hossu, of Brewster, had sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl – charges that turned out to be fabricated, s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sheriff Reports Remains Are Of Missing Danbury Woman

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

Police released additional details last week surrounding the human remains found in the woods behind the Putnam Diner on Route 22 in Patterson. The new developments began on February 1, 2020, at approximately 11:34 a.m. Deputies from the Putnam Count… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Elizabeth Flannery Named St. Patrick’s Parade Grand Marshal; March 8 Is Date

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

Elizabeth Flannery is this year’s grand marshal of Putnam’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade. –Photo by Tara Keegan March 8 is right around the corner. That’s the day when everyone in Putnam becomes a “bit Irish” as thousands of marchers will proceed … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Loki’s Incredible Journey

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

Loki, the underdog, receives special love from his adopted mom, Kate McGunnigle of Lake Carmel.–Photo by Eric GrossLoki is lucky to be alive. The amazing 15-month old German Aussie Shepherd, born with a congenital vertebrae disorder resulting in par… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Sweat for Vets’ at Carmel CrossFit; Part of Vet2Vet Program

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

Organizers of Saturday’s Sweat for Vets fundraiser prepare for the event including John Bourges (bottom) on the rower, Megan Castellano on the bicycle and CrossFit owners Keith Cebollero and Peter Pastore, upper left. –Photo by Eric GrossPutnam Coun… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trio Re-appointed to Safety Board

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

Three members of the Emergency Services Safety Advisory Board (ESSAB) received the unanimous backing of the county Legislature’s Protective Services Committee meeting during a recent meeting. Legislators Paul Jonke, Neal Sullivan and Ginny Nacerni… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CUNNINGHAM’S CORNER

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

It seemed at first, in 2017, almost a quixotic notion, when Robert L. Langley Jr. decided to challenge the incumbent Sheriff, Donald Smith. He was from Philipstown, and everyone knew that Philipstown wasn’t going to drive a countywide election. Smith was not only an incumbent, but a powerful one. Even as county legislators decided that summer to fork over $125,000 […]

Putnam CSEA Ratifies New Contract

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

Following numerous negotiation sessions, a declaration of impasse and mediation, the Putnam County Civil Service Employees Association has agreed to a new six-year contract retroactive to January 1, 2017. CSEA President Janet Canady described the con… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

By PCC Staff | February 18, 2020

 The Mail Route The rural free delivery carriers have received notice from the post office department that Washington’s Birthday can be observed as a holiday by him, and the patrons of the route must get their mail from the post office on that d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.