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Planning Underway for Third Annual Brewster Music Festival


The 3rd Annual Brewster Music Festival will kick off summer on June 8, from 12-6 PM at Wells Park at 98 Oak Street in Brewster. The rain date is June 9. This free family-friendly event includes live performances by local bands and artists, children’s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Children’s Expo and Safety Fair Scheduled

Plans are already in the works for the county’s 14th annual Children’s Expo and Safety Fair. The event is planned for Sunday, Sept. 22, at the Putnam Bureau of Emergency Services complex in Carmel. Children of all ages as well as their moms, da… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

DWI Round-Up Continues

Twenty-two impaired drivers have been removed from area highways and bi-ways patrolled by members of the New York State Police in the Troop K region in recent days with 11 of those arrests either involving Putnam residents or apprehensions made withi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Funny Money’ Alert Issued

Merchants have been advised to check and double check the bills before accepting cash for goods and services. Police throughout the county issued the advice to businesspeople from Carmel to Cold Spring this week. While no cases of “funny money” have… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

POLICE BLOTTER

Mahopac Man Sentenced To 10 Years For New Rochelle Heist

A 32-year-old Mahopac man was sentenced Thursday in Westchester County Court for the attempted armed robbery of a New Rochelle drug store last July. Brian Dias pleaded guilty to one count of 1st degree robbery and one count of criminal possession of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Snowfest at Reed Library

Reed Library in Carmel is inviting people to join in afternoon of winter fun. Participants will drink white hot chocolate, create snow slime, make white whoopie pies and more. For children age 5 & up. It’s Tuesday, January 22, at 4:30pm. Please c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

DWI Arrest Follows Crash in Putnam Valley

A Mahopac man is facing DWI charges following a singlecar crash in Putnam Valley. The Sheriff’s Department arrested John Bassi, 51 recently following the mishap on Wood Street when, according to Sheriff Robert Langley, Bassi’s car drove off the road … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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.

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.


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