Perspectives

The Business Viewpoint: Deciphering the First Quarter 2021 Real Estate Stats: ‘Wild’

According to the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors Q1 Market Report, “Residential home sales in the lower Hudson Valley for the first quarter of 2021 were staggering, even to anyone regularly monitoring sales activity. The residential market is … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Business Viewpoint: Commercial Real Estate And The Potential Marijuana Impact

According to the National Association of Realtors, the demand for industrial space and land will remain strong compared to other types of properties. The trends of working from home, the want and need to get outdoors and have a place to breathe, and … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Navigating Our New Normal


There are so many choices and changes in our life right now as we adjust to life with the vaccine being available. Many of us have spent countless hours anxiously awaiting the approval to get vaccinated and have furiously tried to get an appointment … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Byrne Concerned About Guardrails for Recreational Pot



Throughout my time in the Assembly, I have consistently embraced opportunities to lift burdensome restrictions on medicinal marijuana, but have also contended it should remain a controlled substance. We know there can be medicinal benefits from canna… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

What Do You Know About Mental Illness?

Did you know that one in four adults – about 57.7 million Americans – experience a mental health disorder in any given year? One in seventeen lives with a serious mental disorder such as schizophrenia, major depression or bipolar disorder. One in ten… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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