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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. Username Password Remember […]

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.

Quick Fire Dept. Response Saves Home In Putnam Valley

Firefighters from several departments averted a calamity for a Putnam Valley family when a washing machine ignited and sent dense smoke throughout the home at 33 Cedar Drive at the Hamel residence Tuesday afternoon. Putnam Valley FD Chief Larry Cobb … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Business Viewpoint Busy Year Ahead

The Putnam County Business Council (PCBC) is hosting the 1st Quarter Breakfast for 2020! We are excited about the prospects ahead as we enter this new decade and look forward to sharing a powerful tourism-based program to drive awareness and economic… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fleming Hails Volunteers, Participants in Winter Festival


Supervisor Maureen Fleming of Kent said the 6th Annual Winter Festival on Feb. 8 in Kent turned out to be a terrific day. “Though we didn’t have snow, we had hikes, activities, snacks, games, s’mores, the Nimham Mountain Singers, a bonfire, Bingo, a … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Fire Dept. Auxiliary Spring Craft and Vendor Fair

The Carmel Fire Dept. Auxiliary Spring craft and vendor Fair is Friday, March 27th 6:30 pm-9:30 pm at the fire house For more info or to reserve a $25 spot contact Gabriella at gpetrillo25@yahoo.com or Carli at cwheelock24@gmail.com… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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