Around the County

Putnam’s Top Two DWI Deputies Recognized

Deputy Sheriff’s Shane Rossiter and Ron Yeager have no mercy when it comes to intoxicated motorists. The two veteran officers were honored earlier this month for their DWI arrests made in 2018. Deputy Rossiter nabbed 13 drunken drivers in the year go… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

BUSINESS SCENE

Business Council Hosts Leadership Breakfast

The Putnam County Business Council recently welcomed representatives from the New York City Department of City Planning at the April 25 Putnam County Leadership Breakfast, held at Tilly Foster Farm in Brewster. During her presentation, Carolyn Grossm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cinco de Mayo

Judy Handler and Mark Levesque will offer a program of passionate, lyrical music in honor of Cinco de Mayo on Sunday, May 5, at Mahopac Public Library. Performed on guitar and mandolin, this concert includes Mexican songs and dances, a tango from Arg… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Deer Harvest Up In Putnam

The number of deer taken in Putnam County increased last year by slightly less than 100. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation reported this month hunters registered the killing of 706 deer last year countywide, up from 613 in 2… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Matriarch Of Green Chimneys Passes Away

Myra Ross, affectionately known as the matriarch of Green Chimneys, passed away last week at the home of her daughter in Las Vegas at the age of 88. Myra and her late husband Dr. Samuel B. Ross, who died last year, founded Green Chimneys more than 60… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Brewster FD Seeks Membership

Putnam’s busiest fire department, the Brewster FD, is seeking help. Last year the all volunteer fire service responded to 2,552 fire and EMS calls which averaged out to seven alarms each day. On Sunday, the department is opening its doors on North Ma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Drag Racing on I-684 Leads to Crash

A resident of Queens was jailed following a grim twovehicle crash on Route 684 just south of the Putnam County line that resulted in injury to an innocent driver who happened to be at the wrong place at the wrong time. State Police charged Quintin Ro… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Get Your Mother’s Day Cake Early

Mahopac Falls Voluntary Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will be holding a cake sale at Red Mills Market, located at 575 Rt. 6N, Mahopac on Sunday, May 5, 9AM-1PM, Rain or Shine. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The façade of the Putnam Office Building is crumbling

Photo by Eric Gross The façade of the Putnam Office Building is crumbling and workers last week used a forklift to elevate repair personnel to the roof of the building in order to replace the falling brick. As a result the driveway between the Cou… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Town Of Kent Cleanup Day


The Town of Kent invites volunteers from the Kent community to participate in the 2019 Town of Kent Cleanup Day on Saturday, April 27th, from 9am to 1pm. In celebration of Earth Day, this effort, organized by the Kent Beautification Committee, will b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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