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I-84 Lane Closures To Slow Traffic

If you plan on traveling along I-84 both east and westbound from the Route 312 interchange in Southeast to Route 52 in East Fishkill anytime between 9 am and 3 pm, plan on delays. Starting this week, New York State DOT work crews will be performing b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Stabbing On Taconic In Kent Cliffs Leads To Arrest

A Bronx man is held at the Putnam Correctional Facility on $20,000 bond after allegedly stabbing two men, who were driving with him along the Taconic State Parkway when a violent altercation ensued. Kent Police charged David Smith-Daye, 36, with felo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s First Hasidic Bat Mitzvah

Bat Mitzvah girl Sheina Korer is flanked by her parents Rabbi Avi and Michal Korer at the Putnam County Park last Sunday. Photo by Eric Gross.The Putnam Veterans Memorial Park made history last Sunday when Sheina Korer, daughter of Rabbi and Mrs. Avi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Grants Available to Assist those in Need of Household Repairs

Residents of Putnam in need of making household repairs but with limited incomes have received some good news. The Putnam Housing Corporation is administering the NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Home Improvement Program to assist homeowners with e… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tackling the Fear of Falling

It’s a fact of life: Elderly fear falling. Thanks to the Hudson Valley Regional Community Health Centers’ Gait Analysis Lab and its director Dr. Marc Kaplan, senior citizens are undergoing a series of classes dealing with fall prevention. Throughout … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Taconic State Parkway Motorists: Expect Delays

Motorists traversing the Taconic State Parkway through Putnam County will be experiencing delays starting this week as New York State DOT crews perform construction activities. DOT spokesperson Heather Pillsworth said single lane closures are expecte… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Corpus Christi Celebrated in Brewster

Above, a processional to celebrate Corpus Christi proceeded throughout Brewster Village. Photo by Tina Grant.The public procession of the Eucharist is a traditional Catholic tradition. More than 100 parishioners from St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Br… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Man Killed in Crash

A 41-year-old Patterson man was killed and a 19-year-old Westchester woman seriously injured in a head-on crash on Doansburg Road at the SoutheastPatterson town line. The mishap occurred May 26 but State Police did not reveal the details of the crash… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Popeyes Coming to Carmel?

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a fast-food chain that serves a menu loaded with fried chicken items including the famous chicken sandwich that started a consumer craze in 2019, plans to locate a drive-thru restaurant at the ShopRite Plaza off Route 52 at… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dog Saves AG Church


Above, flames appear at the roof of the Assembly of God Church on Memorial Day morning as State Police wait for firefighters to arrive. Photo by Jack CaseyWhen the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place. 2 Suddenly a sound like th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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