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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. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

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.

Raising Chickens for Fun or Profit


This prize winning chicken owned by Tara Extension. ‘Kleinhans was featured during the 2018 4-H Fair. Photo courtesy Cornell CooperativeInterested in raising chickens? Putnam County Cornell Cooperative Extension in conjunction with the Ulster County … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Bring your dogs, cats, and ferrets to a free rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, July 25th from 10am-12pm!

Sponsored by the Putnam County Department of Health, the clinic is being held at Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park (Upper Park), 201 Gipsy Trail Road, Carmel, and is open to all Putnam County residents. Please bring photo ID as proof of Putnam … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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