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Brewster Library and Southeast Museum Set Film Talk

Our next film will be on Nikola Tesla. The film is available free on Hoopla by clicking here www.hoopladigital.com/title/12646307 A brief summary about the film: “Nikola Tesla kicked off the industrial revolution by pioneering the ideas behin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

TSP Lane Closures in Kent and Putnam Valley


Traveling northbound along the Taconic State Parkway in Putnam County? Be prepared for lane closures from now through July 3rd as the New York State Department of Transportation performs construction activities. DOT spokesperson Heather Pillsworth sa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

DWI Round Up


Troopers have been out in force in recent days rounding up intoxicated and drug impaired motorists throughout the four-county Putnam, Westchester, Dutchess, Ulster County Troop K region. Of the 33 arrests made, 18 of them either involved Putnam motor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cabaret Planned for Untold Stories of 2020


A virtual cabaret to celebrate Putnam high school musicals canceled by the coronavirus pandemic is being planned by the Brewster based Spotlight Arts Youth Theater Company. Spotlight Arts Executive Director Stephanie Scuderi said students who had the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Valley Man Charged with Body-Slam

A 38-year-old resident of Putnam Valley faces assault charges when appearing later this month in Yorktown Town Court following his arrest for allegedly body-slamming another individual during what authorities described as a domestic incident. Adam Gi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Stormville Man Killed in LaGrangeville Crash


A 22-year-old Stormville man was killed last Wednesday evening when his motorcycle collided with a pickup truck in the Dutchess County community of LaGrangeville. State Police identified the victim as Steven Ziskind. Troopers said Ziskind’s Yamaha c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Watch Fires Burn Brightly in Putnam

Fires burned brightly in steel drums at the Putnam Veterans Memorial Park Friday evening to symbolize veterans’ determination of never having their park desecrated again. Fourteen years ago, on the eve of Memorial Day, vandals under the cloak of dark… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne Picks Up New Title: ‘Dad’


Welcome Braeden Vincent Byrne! The little guy was brought into the world May 18 at 11:23 am at Northern Westchester Hospital Center in Mt. Kisco and as Breaden’s mommy and daddy–Bri and State Assemblyman Kevin Byrne – put it: “We are over the moon.” … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

$50,000 Worth of Illegal Drugs Seized in I-84 Traffic Stop

A speeding car on Interstate 84 in Southeast has led to the arrest of two out-of-county men and the seizure of more than $50,000 worth of heroin and cocaine. State Police arrested Peter Wenzel, 39, of Poughkeepsie and Joseph Wayman, 35 of Saugerties … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Three Putnam Cops Graduate from Westchester Police Academy

Assemblyman Kevin Bryne and his wife Bri are joined by the couple’s four-legged son, Tracker, in welcoming Braeden to the family. Photo courtesy Kevin Byrne.Three members of the Putnam law enforcement community were among the 69 police recruits who g… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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