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Legislature Takes Over Tourism After Visitors Bureau Fiasco; Odell Names New Director to Her ‘Dream Job’


Tracey Walsh new tourism director for Putnam County Photo courtesy Tracey Walsh Putnam County’s new Director of Tourism Tracey Walsh calls her appointment “my dream job.” The lifelong resident of Putnam who graduated from Carmel High School in … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Putnam County Designated as Tourism Promotion Agency


The Putnam Legislature has designated Putnam County as the municipality’s Tourism Promotion Agency while authorizing County Executive Mary Ellen Odell to apply for the 2020 I Love New York matching funds grant. The action took place last week at t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cops: Drunken, Island-Hopping Swimmer Causes Ruckus on Lake Mahopac


A 44-year-old New Jersey man who was reportedly highly intoxicated caused quite a ruckus on Lake Mahopac Sunday evening while attempting to swim across the lake. Carmel Police Chief Michael Cazzari said that while patrolling along the lake around … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Man Found Dead in Septic Tank

Potential buyer makes grim discovery at scene

A 62-year-old Mahopac man was found dead in a septic tank at his residence on Bullet Hole Road in Mahopac. Carmel Police identified the victim as Paul Ascani, the proprietor of a contracting company in Mahopac. Police Chief Michael Cazzari said… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Lawmakers Oppose ‘Green Light Law’; Gives Driver’s Licenses to Undocumented


Putnam County legislators approved a resolution last week calling on the state to repeal the recently approved Driver’s License Access and Privacy Act that amends New York State’s Vehicle and Traffic Law to allow the issuance of driver’s licenses to … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

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New Criteria for Free And Reduced School Lunch Program


School officials throughout the county are reminding parents of children returning to school next month in need of financial assistance to contact their local district seeking free and/or reduced price meals for their children. They say there is no c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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