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Musician Joey Greco Dies From Injuries Sustained In Bronx Crash


Lake Carmel’s Joey Greco and Ricky Norton performed in Paris to honor Johnny Hallyday, referred to as Europe’s Elvis. –Photo courtesy Noreen Greco One of the region’s most revered musicians, Putnam County’s Joey Greco, will be laid to rest tomorr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Putnam County Settles Hossu Case For $750,000


A $45 million lawsuit against Putnam County tied to the Alexandru Hossu case has been settled for $750,000. The case involved allegations that Hossu, of Brewster, had sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl – charges that turned out to be fabricated, s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sheriff Reports Remains Are Of Missing Danbury Woman


Police released additional details last week surrounding the human remains found in the woods behind the Putnam Diner on Route 22 in Patterson. The new developments began on February 1, 2020, at approximately 11:34 a.m. Deputies from the Putnam Count… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Elizabeth Flannery Named St. Patrick’s Parade Grand Marshal; March 8 Is Date


Elizabeth Flannery is this year’s grand marshal of Putnam’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade. –Photo by Tara Keegan March 8 is right around the corner. That’s the day when everyone in Putnam becomes a “bit Irish” as thousands of marchers will proceed … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Loki’s Incredible Journey


Loki, the underdog, receives special love from his adopted mom, Kate McGunnigle of Lake Carmel.–Photo by Eric GrossLoki is lucky to be alive. The amazing 15-month old German Aussie Shepherd, born with a congenital vertebrae disorder resulting in par… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Sweat for Vets’ at Carmel CrossFit; Part of Vet2Vet Program


Organizers of Saturday’s Sweat for Vets fundraiser prepare for the event including John Bourges (bottom) on the rower, Megan Castellano on the bicycle and CrossFit owners Keith Cebollero and Peter Pastore, upper left. –Photo by Eric GrossPutnam Coun… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam CSEA Ratifies New Contract


Following numerous negotiation sessions, a declaration of impasse and mediation, the Putnam County Civil Service Employees Association has agreed to a new six-year contract retroactive to January 1, 2017. CSEA President Janet Canady described the con… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

 The Mail Route The rural free delivery carriers have received notice from the post office department that Washington’s Birthday can be observed as a holiday by him, and the patrons of the route must get their mail from the post office on that d… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Triple Challenge: Crossword, Jumble & Sudoku

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36 New Firefighters Graduate, Join Service Ranks

Commissioner of Emergency Services Praises Graduates, Instructors

Above, the Class of 2019, all smiles. Below: Members of the Putnam County Volunteer Firemen’s Association greeted the graduates with a specially designed cake. –Photos by Eric Gross Putnam’s proud tradition of volunteerism in the emergency servic… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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