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Mahopac Residents Arrested in Yorktown on Drug Charges

Two Mahopac residents are facing drug charges following their arrests by Yorktown Police. Cops charged Danielle Hartmann, 24, and Matthew Piro, 35, last week after a patrol allegedly observed a vehicle operated by Hartmann cross over a double yellow … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Seven Trustee Finalists to Be Interviewed by Brewster Board of Education


The Brewster Board of Education will meet this evening (Tuesday) to interview seven residents who have expressed an interest in serving on the school board through next June. Trustees received 19 letters of interest earlier this month for two open… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Montgomery Questions Why Health Dept. Not on Hand to Discuss COVID-19


Putnam Legislator Nancy Montgomery expressed anger and dismay that not a single member of the county’s Health Department was in attendance “virtually” at last Thursday’s meeting of the legislature’s Health, Social, Educational and Environmental Commi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Virtual Book Club Meeting

In keeping with social distancing, Patterson Library Director Stephanie Harrison’s monthly Book Club discussion will meet online. Her August book selection is Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman. This book is available for curbside p… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Black Lives Matter Rallies Continue

The latest in a series of peaceful “Black Lives Matter” demonstrations took place Saturday in oppressive heat and humidity when 50 people of all ages gathered at the historic Putnam County Courthouse. Photos by Eric Gross. Fifty peaceful demonstra… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

ICE Arrests Guatemalan National in Brewster

ICE agents raided a Brewster residence last week and arrested a 26 year old Guatemalan National who authorities said had previously been removed from the United States and had been recently arrested for driving while intoxicated. The unidentified man… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kids Care About Cops


Above, Lisa McDermott receives messages from members of the Acciuolo family including Nicholas, 10, Matthew, 8 and Riley, 6. Mrs. Acciuolo offers her brood moral support. Below, Jing Ji and her children, Pk and Ki present messages of love to Lisa McD… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Broken License Plate Bulb Leads to Arrest of Garrison Man

A vehicle stopped by Yorktown Police on the Bear Mountain Parkway has led to the arrest of a Garrison man on charges of aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. Andrelius Fernandez, 28, was stopped by a patrol last Wednesday morning at 12:… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Family Grocery Distribution at Kent Library

 During these difficult times, many families need some help with groceries. The Kent Library is serving as a distribution point for free, nutritious food from the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley for children and families in need. There will be fr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Road Delays in Western Kent

Motorists traveling through western Kent will be experiencing major road delays this week as Kent Highway Department personnel install two concrete head-walls and drainage pipe on the Hortontown Hill Road Bridge, originally built prior to World War I… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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