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Region’s Cops Stop Dozens Of Impaired Drivers

Two dozen impaired motorists have been arrested for alcohol and drug related offenses in recent days by State Police in the Putnam, Westchester, Dutchess, Columbia County region. Twelve either occurred in or involved residents of Putnam County. State… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Kent Community Day Draws 1,000

Top left, kids of all ages loved playing on a modern gym set. Bottom left, members of the Lake Carmel and Kent Fire Departments offered safety tips to fairgoers. Photos by Eric Gross The Ryan Town Park in Lake Carmel was packed Saturday for what h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

New Jersey Men Injured in ATV Crash

Two 23 year old New Jersey men were injured one seriously, in an ATV crash during the Labor Day holidays in western Kent. Kent Police identified the pair as Steven Adams of Cream Ridge and Trevor Sullivan of Robbinsville. Police Chief Kevin Owens sai… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Knee Pain Seminar Sept. 19


Join Northern Westchester Hospital and its physicians and surgeons to learn about non-operative and surgical treatment options for knee pain, and find out if robotassisted relief is right for you. Light refreshments will be served at the seminar. Reg… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Firehouse ‘MOM’ Maffie Clair Passes Away

Photo courtesy Richard Hazzard A woman who dedicated her life to the Brewster Fire Department passed away last Wednesday at the age of 88. Maffalda “Maffie” Clair died at the Putnam Ridge Nursing Home. Mrs. Clair, a graduate of Brewster High… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

To the Sky With Sunflowers

–Eric Gross Putnam’s tallest sunflower of the season is located in a garden toiled daily by Al Lotrecchiano. Photo by Dimmy Lotrecchiano Al Lotrecchiano of Carmel has been gardening for well over 75 years, but never has his backyard patch presente… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fall Storytimes at the Kent Library

A new 8-week session of fall storytimes with Miss Pauline will start in the third week of September. Our popular storytimes include books, rhymes, songs, movement, and activities to encourage language development. For babies 3-12 months old, Tuesday … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Free Event & Flower Show

If you like gardening, if you like flowers, if you like designing with plant material, this is for you. On Friday, September 13, from 2 to 4 pm and Saturday, September 14, from 10 am to 3 pm, the Brewster Carmel Garden Club will be hosting a flower s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

The Newburgh – Beacon’s Down, the Bear Mountain Is Way Up

The Bear Mountain Bridge, taken from the water on Sunday morning. The Bridge Authority reported traffic on it has increased. Photo / Eric GrossTraffic on the Bear Mountain Bridge has increased dramatically for the first seven months of 2019 as did re… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Pilot Error Caused Plane Crash involving Maloney’s ‘Extended Family’

The pilot of a single-engine aircraft containing four members of Putnam Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney’s “extended family” that crashed earlier this summer in Wappingers Falls flew past the airport it had intended to land at before going down in a … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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