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Blood Drive Helps Save 96 Lives

High school students, teachers, staff and members of the greater Mahopac community rolled up their sleeves last week and donated a pint of blood to assist the New York Blood Center with its blood shortage. Officials say winter storms, frigid temperat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Putnam Lake Man Charged With Grand Larceny


A Putnam Lake man faces a hearing in Southeast Town Court later this month to answer felony charges of grand larceny for allegedly shoplifting merchandise from the Kohl’s Department Store. Ronald Caccioippoli, 55, was arrested last Wednesday by the S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Whippet Shows at Westminster Dog Show


Laura Kieffer handling Lizzy the Whippet. Photo ProvidedLizzy, an 18-month-old Whippet living in Carmel, participated in the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City this week. Just a teenager in dog years, young Lizzy has a bright fut… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

DWI Arrests Soaring in County


State Police have been out in force in recent days rounding up impaired drivers and the numbers remain high. Troopers from the Troop K region consisting of Putnam, Dutchess, Westchester and Columbia counties rounded up 31 impaired motorists in recent… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sheriffs Oppose Legalizing Recreational Marijuana


Sheriffs from across New York State are speaking out against the legalization of recreational marijuana after Governor Andrew Cuomo has made it a top priority to legalize the drug, joining 10 other states and the District of Columbia. News conferenc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High achievers

Gabrielle Bohrman, a resident of Stormville, was among 212 students from Genesee Community College, including all seven campus locations in Batavia, Albion, Arcade, Dansville, Lima, Medina and Warsaw, who were named to the Provost’s List for the Spri… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

A Big Fish

 Some big fish stories come from North Salem way, one about the catching of a 19-pound pike! They didn’t say that he had a fish inside of him that weighed 10 pounds, however.—Katonah Times. It is a good story to tell and it would be a better on… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Mahopac Hopes For Outright Boys’ Hoop Title Hinge on …. Carmel?


CARMEL – Mahopac High School wants to beat no other school like it wants to beat Carmel. Which is ironic, because after the Indians’ boys’ basketball team put a whipping on their rivals on Saturday, they now find themselves in the strange position of… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Word of the Week

tomfoolery tahm-FOO-luh-ree NOUN: playful or foolish behavior … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Wrestling Places Fourth


WEST NYACK – After a stellar regular season, the Mahopac High School wrestling team hit a rough patch at the worst time. The Indians could not produce a champion at the Section 1, Division I (large school) championships, and placed fourth in the team… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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