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Blessing of the Pets Saturday in Carmel

Fido, Princess and Magoo are all special family members. The four-legged friends will have their day Saturday at the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church when Pastor Andrew Colombia officiates over a Blessing of the Pets. Pastor Colombia put it plain and simple… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Hitchcock Talk at Mahopac Library

October 25 @ 7 pm (virtual): The Films of Alfred Hitchcock. Alfred Hitchcock is probably one of the most famous film directors who ever lived. For five decades, first in England, then in Hollywood, he made fifty-four films, including such classics a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Homecoming Parade Draws Large Crowds To Carmel

Below and right, Saturday’s Homecoming Parade in downtown Carmel was greeted by overcast skies and mild late summer weather.Downtown Carmel was a small town America celebration on Saturday when hundreds of young people marched along the county seat’s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Oktoberfest Benefits St. James Church

Above, members of the Knights of Columbus prepared and plated the home cooked German fare. Below, Authentic German pretzels and ground mustard was served guests by a group of lady volunteers. Photos by Eric Gross.Authentic German food and live German… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Holiday Trees Will Adorn County Seat Thanks To Carmel Rotarians

Above, world acclaimed author and illustrator Michael Garland, a member of the Carmel Rotary, enjoyed supporting the cause. Below, Rotarian Kathy Valletta loved the camaraderie with her fellow Rotarians. Left, 87 year young Al Lotrecchiano, who has b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Woman Charged with Shoplifting at JV Mall


A Mahopac woman faces up to a year in jail if found guilty of shoplifting merchandise from Macy’s at the Jefferson Valley Mall. Yorktown Police arrested Tetyana Solovyoka, 53, last week after mall security reportedly observed her leaving the departme… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

PET WORLD

My Pet World: Traveling cat may associate “grandma” with trip Dear Cathy, My kids have a two-yearold tabby they have had since he was a kitten. When I visited, he was not afraid to be around me. They brought him to visit me last year though, and he … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Corrections Officer Treated at PHC

A corrections officer was treated at Putnam Hospital Center following an attack by an inmate on suicide watch at the Fishkill Correctional Facility. The NYS Department of Corrections said the incident took place last week during breakfast delivery. A… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Popular Museum Program Returns to Kent Library

Thanks to a sponsorship from the Friends of Kent Library, popular ancient historian Marisa Horowitz-Jaffe returns to the Kent Library community via Zoom on select Wednesday evenings at 7pm this fall, to give presentations for everyone aged 7 to adult… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lions Club in Need of Volunteers

The Carmel-Kent Lions Club is actively seeking volunteers to help with community service projects. There is a need for volunteers willing to learn how to screen preschool children for eye problems. This is a “no-contact” screening that uses a cameral… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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