Around the County

Cinco de Mayo

Judy Handler and Mark Levesque will offer a program of passionate, lyrical music in honor of Cinco de Mayo on Sunday, May 5, at Mahopac Public Library. Performed on guitar and mandolin, this concert includes Mexican songs and dances, a tango from Arg… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Deer Harvest Up In Putnam

The number of deer taken in Putnam County increased last year by slightly less than 100. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation reported this month hunters registered the killing of 706 deer last year countywide, up from 613 in 2… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Matriarch Of Green Chimneys Passes Away

Myra Ross, affectionately known as the matriarch of Green Chimneys, passed away last week at the home of her daughter in Las Vegas at the age of 88. Myra and her late husband Dr. Samuel B. Ross, who died last year, founded Green Chimneys more than 60… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Brewster FD Seeks Membership

Putnam’s busiest fire department, the Brewster FD, is seeking help. Last year the all volunteer fire service responded to 2,552 fire and EMS calls which averaged out to seven alarms each day. On Sunday, the department is opening its doors on North Ma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Drag Racing on I-684 Leads to Crash

A resident of Queens was jailed following a grim twovehicle crash on Route 684 just south of the Putnam County line that resulted in injury to an innocent driver who happened to be at the wrong place at the wrong time. State Police charged Quintin Ro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Get Your Mother’s Day Cake Early

Mahopac Falls Voluntary Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will be holding a cake sale at Red Mills Market, located at 575 Rt. 6N, Mahopac on Sunday, May 5, 9AM-1PM, Rain or Shine. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The façade of the Putnam Office Building is crumbling

Photo by Eric Gross The façade of the Putnam Office Building is crumbling and workers last week used a forklift to elevate repair personnel to the roof of the building in order to replace the falling brick. As a result the driveway between the Cou… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Inmate Disturbances At Green Haven

The maximum security Green Haven Correctional Center in nearby Stormville remains a most dangerous place. Corrections officers deployed pepper spray on two occasions last week as fights broke out among inmates during recreation times. In the first in… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

13th Annual Food Operators Expo Is Set; Training on Safe Food Handling & Preparation

Putnam Health Department officials this week are placing the finishing touches on the county’s 13th annual Food Operators Expo planned for next Tuesday at the Putnam County Golf Course in Mahopac. Commissioner of Health Dr. Michael Nesheiwat said his… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel FD Pasta Dinner Saturday Night A Big Hit

Members of the Carmel FD Ladies Auxiliary celebrating their 70th anniversary this year serve heaping plates of homemade Italian delicacies to an appreciative audience. Photo By Eric GrossFood was plentiful and delicious at the Carmel FD headquarters … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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