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New Rules at Putnam Humane Society

Dozens of dogs and cats seeking their forever home are being cared for at the Putnam Humane Society Shelter in Carmel despite the coronavirus outbreak. However, due to the rapid spread of the virus, the society instituted new policies Sunday to prote… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Cabin Fever: State Parks Open

Has cabin fever set in as a result of self isolation or from working at home during the COVID-19 pandemic? Need some fresh air? How about taking a hike at Fahnestock State Park? The New York State Parks website reports “parks are open and welcoming v… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

PHC Tightens Visitor Restrictions

As the incidence of caronavirus intensifies, Putnam Hospital Center has tightened its visitor restrictions, saying there will be no visitors except in special cases. Originally, hospital officials announced “out of abundance for caution, all Nuvance … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

MAHOPAC LIBRARY TEMPORARILY CLOSING

With the coronavirus situation changing on a daily basis, we want you to know that Mahopac Library is closed to the public through March 22, and will probably extend that closure if the Mahopac schools close for an extended period of time. All progra… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

New York’s Ban On Single-Use Plastic Bags Takes Effect Sunday

Starting Sunday, don’t forget to bring your own reusable bags when going to the supermarket. Effective March 1, New York State is banning single-use plastic bags as retailers will no longer be able to provide plastic bags to customers for carrying… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Respect Life Discussion Night On Down Syndrome Planned For Brewster

Parents of children born with Down syndrome will be leading a discussion next Thursday at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster when the parish sponsors a Respect Life Movie and Discussion Night program. Lou and Eileen Riolo, prominent educators… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Holmes Man Charged with Bail Jumping in Northern Westchester

A Holmes man is facing charges of bail jumping and criminal possession of controlled substances when appearing in Yorktown Town Court next month. Police arrested Christopher Velasquez, 33, Friday in connection with the incident that occurred October … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trio Re-appointed to Safety Board


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.

Patterson Library March programs

Mahjong Drop-In Program Fridays, March 6, 13, 20, and 27 10:30 AM A Mahjong Drop-In program will run on Fridays from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. Participants will split themselves into tables of new players and experienced players. We hope that the more ex… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ocean State Job Lot Seeks Employees

A discount closeout retailer headquartered in Rhode Island is opening a new store in Mahopac at the former K-Mart supermarket in the Lake Plaza Shopping Center off Route 6 and is seeking store leadership employees. Ocean State Job Lot will occupy 45,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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