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From the Archives Friday Afternoon, December 6, 1929

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

East Fishkillite Loses Cow in Peculiar Way East Fishkill,—George Jayeox had the misfortune to lose a valuable cow in a peculiar manner recently, While the cow was drinking €om a water bucket, its horns became fastened In the stanchion and It stran… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Chimney Fires Concern Putnam County Firefighters

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

A number of chimney fires in recent days throughout the county have prompted Putnam fire officials to remind the public that the time is past due to get those chimneys cleaned by a professional chimney sweep. Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Cl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Plumber Welding Pipes Results in Carmel House Fire; Home Was Being Renovated

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

Left, firefighters from several departments spent a busy Thanksgiving afternoon battling a fire on Hughson Road in Carmel reportedly caused by a plumber welding pipes in the unoccupied structure. Photo and story by Eric Gross.Firefighters from severa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

$1 Million Grant Awarded to Old Maybrook Rail Line

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Council has awarded a $1 million study grant in the hopes of upgrading railroad service on the antiquated Danbury Branch of Metro-North. Should the Old Maybrook rail line that runs parallel to Interstate 84 fr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

John Bourges Inducted into NYS Veterans Hall of Fame

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

  Putnam County’s retired Dwyer Vet2Vet Coordinator John Bourges’ credo when it comes to veterans is simple: “No person who has served in the military is forgotten. No matter where they are in life, what they are doing or how their life has treate… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Military Banner Program Donates to Local Veterans Groups

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

 Last February Gail Silke and Maria Barry, two Carmel women conceived the idea of a military banner program for the Carmel-Kent area where patriotic placards would be affixed to utility poles each bearing the name and photo of an American hero—m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lake Carmel Park District Advisory Board Meeting Is Set

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

 The session will be at 7 pm on Dec. 13, at the Town of Kent Town Hall, 25 Sybil’s Crossing. Visit the Lake Carmel Park District page on the Town of Kent website link below to review agendas and meeting minutes. The agenda for the upcoming meeti… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

‘Change in the Road’ for Dr. Allan Farquhar

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

Above, Dr. Allan Farquhar is leaving Putnam County at the end of the year. Photo by Eric Gross.One of Putnam’s most respected physicians, Dr. Allan Farquhar, will be leaving his practice at the end of the year and relocating to Florida. Dr. Farquhar … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pre-THANKSGIVING BRAWL, Scrap Metal Thievery Keep Kent Cops Busy

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

Pre-Thanksgiving activity consisting of a family dispute and the alleged theft of scrap metal kept Kent Police during the hours prior to the holiday. Last Tuesday at 9 p.m. officers were dispatched to Bowen Court for a report of an open line 9-1-1 li… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

PUZZLES, PUZZLES, PUZZLES!

By PCC Staff | November 29, 2021

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