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Putnam Job Growth Lowest in Hudson Valley

While private sector jobs in the Hudson Valley rose over the year by more than 72,000 or by 10.6 percent to 754,000 in June 2021, job gains in the PutnamDutchess region increased by only 7.6 percent, marking the lowest increase in the Hudson Valley. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Families in Need of Food can Visit Kent Library

Families in need of food this summer are encouraged to visit the Kent Library which is serving as a distribution point for the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley. Library Director Carol Donick said the free food consists of nutritious items including fre… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Library Outlines Events, from Poetry to the History of Hollywood Censorship

July 14 @ 6:30 pm: Reorganization Meeting of the Mahopac Public Library Board of Trustees. The public is invited to attend this meeting which is held at the Library. For information call 845-628-2009, ext. 107. July 14 @ 6:30 pm: Virtual Poetry Writ… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

THE Arts IN PUTNAM COUNTY

Sue DeMarzo is Putnam Arts Council Artist of the Month

Sue DeMarzo is this month’s Artist of the Month at the Putnam Arts Council. Photo courtesy Joyce Picone.Mesmerizing Medallions is on display this month in Mahopac The daughter of a wedding dress seamstress and the granddaughter of a milliner, Sue … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Man Injured In PA Crash

A Mahopac man escaped serious injury when his car collided with a large deer on a highway in central Pennsylvania last week. State Police said the mishap took place July 6 around 10:15 am on Interstate 80 in the hamlet of Bellefonte, Pa. in Marion To… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

The Business Viewpoint: The Impact of Changing and Fast-Moving Markets Will Be Felt in Our Towns & Main Streets


With the Putnam County real estate market booming for the past 15 months, I am excited for what I predict the impact will be. The figures are clear: With new inventory down nearly 15% year to date over last year, sales volume up 31% and the average s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Pretrial, Probation, Parole Supervision Week Proclaimed in Putnam


Left, Gene Funicelli, who retired last Friday after serving the county for 33 years as Probation Director, thanked Legislator Joseph Castellano and his colleagues for the recognition at last week’s in-person meeting of the Putnam Legislature. Photo b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Land Trust Seeks Board Candidate

The Putnam Land Trust, a volunteer program directed by a 15-person board that meets eight to nine times each year guiding the operational decisions for the non-profit, is in need of new blood. Over the years the trust has attracted a wide variety of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Grants Available to Assist Lives of Older Adults

Field Hall Foundation is now accepting letters of inquiry for its fall 2021 grant cycle. Patti Lavan Horvath, Program Officer for the non-forprofit, explained her organization will be awarding grants in October to support “new, expanding or continuin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trout Fishing in America

Montgomery Lands a Whopper in MT

Above, Montgomery caught this beauty in Craig, Montana. Photo courtesy Nancy Montgomery.Legislator Nancy Montgomery is an accomplished angler. In her spare time, the first term member of the Putnam Legislature, who represents constituents in Putnam V… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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