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Community Basketball Challenge Planned

Start shooting those hoops! Plans were unveiled last Thursday for Putnam’s unique fundraising opportunity—the 12th annual Carmel Rotary Club Basketball Challenge. The event this year is scheduled for February 23rd at Carmel High School from 9 a.m. to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

County DWI Arrests Spike Around The Holidays

Despite repeated warnings from law enforcement on the state, county and local level, DWI arrests spiked during the recent holidays with State Police making 31 arrests within the Troop K region including 15 either in Putnam or involving Putnam motoris… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Freedom from Smoking Classes

The Putnam County Department of Health will be offering Freedom from Smoking, an evidence-based smoking cessation program, to individuals who live or work in Putnam County. Classes will be held at the Putnam County Department of Health at 1 Geneva Ro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Gail Carson Levine’s ‘Ogre Enchanted’ Author Talk and Signing

Gail Carson LevineJoin the Cultural Arts Coalition for a very special author talk and signing of Gail Carson Levine’s “Ogre Enchanted” on Sunday, Jan. 20th, at 1 pm at The Studio Around the Corner, 67 Main Street in Brewster. (Snow date February 3rd)… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Christmas Eve in Ct.: Brewster Fire Dept. Assists in 2 Blazes

Brewster Fire Department personnel assisted members of the Danbury Fire Department on Dec. 24, when a pair of structure fires near the Putnam-Fairfield County line necessitated the need for the Brewster tower ladder truck. Twenty-four people were dis… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Grants Available To Seniors For Household Repairs

The Putnam Housing Corporation continues to have a $95,000 Trust Fund Restore grant to assist homeowners age 60 or older with emergency repairs to their residence. Suzanne Brought, the nonprofit’s new director, said grants are available with a $10,00… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Stamp Cost Goes Up To $0.55

Starting Jan., 1 it will cost a nickel more to mail a first class letter. The Postal Administration is raising the price from 50 cents to 55 cents in what postal service spokesman George Flood described as an “adjustment in price.” Flood noted that t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Request For Officers On Hold

Carmel town officials are concerned about security at Carmel Town Hall in Mahopac and have asked the county to appoint two Special Patrol Officers, SPOs, to patrol the municipal building five days a week from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Putnam Legisl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Library Events

January 1 – Mahopac Public Library will be closed on New Year’s Day. We will re-open on January 2. January 3 @ 3:30 pm: Teen Balloon Club. Learn how to make balloon animals, then go out into the community to make balloon animals at special local eve… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Nine Arrested In Kent For Drugs, Alcohol

These are busy times for the men and women of the Kent Police Department as officers have made nine arrests for alcohol- and drugrelated offenses in recent days. Chief Kevin Owens said the arrests took place in the Lake Carmel area as well as western… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]


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