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Jimmy O’Neill Beefsteak Dinner to be Held Saturday


Jimmy O’Neill, founder of the Putnam Chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police, who died suddenly in 2016, was a man who loved giving back to his community. Six months before his untimely death, O’Neill initiated a beefsteak dinner where members of th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Galef Announces Town Meetings

I will be hosting a series of Virtual Town Meetings to receive input from my constituents on issues of concern. This is the time of year when the budget is introduced, and decisions must be made on where state dollars will be spent. This is also the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

COVID UPDATE

COVID Turns Corner in Putnam

While active cases of COVID-19 currently exceed 2,800 in Putnam County, new infections during the past week were one half of the previous seven days, indicating Putnam’s infection rate is moving downward. The NYS Health Department reported Sunday tha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel’s Cayea Named State Coach of the Year


Not a surprise. And certainly well-deserved. Carmel High School football coach Todd Cayea, who took the Rams on an undefeated storybook season that ended in a state championship, has been named the Class AA New York State Football Coaches Association… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Section 1 Chief Says Restrictions Are Up to the Schools


 Section 1 Executive Director Todd Santabarbara said last week that he has no intention of putting restrictions in place for high school athletics, saying it’s up to the individual school districts when dealing with the Omicron variant outbreak … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sheriff Kevin McConville Promotes Partnerships Among County Police


Sheriff Kevin McConville welcomed members of village and town police departments to his office last week for a meeting to discuss creating partnerships among the ranks of local police agencies. Photo by Eric Gross Putnam Sheriff Kevin McConville w… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

McConville Administration Meets with School Officials


Above, Sheriff Kevin McConville hosted a meeting between members of his department and area school officials last week. Pictured include (l-r) Undersheriff Tom Lindert, Capt. James Schepperly, Superintendent Jeremy Luft, Carmel Superintendent Mary-Ma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Tara Cox Joins Green Chimneys Family as School Principal


Above, Tara Cox is the new principal at Green Chimneys School. Photo by Jennifer Milillo. With the New Year comes a new principal at Green Chimneys School. Tara Cox began her tenure this month after serving as Assistant Principal of the Bronx E… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ryan Doherty National Regeneron Scholar


Above, Ryan Doherty has been named as one of 300 scholars in the National Regeneron Science Talent Search. Photo by Eric Gross. Carmel High School senior Ryan Doherty has been named as one of 300 scholars in the National Regeneron Science Talent S… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Girls Take 2 of 3 Games

CARMEL – Madelyn McMath had three big games last week, leading the Carmel High School girls’ basketball team to a pair of victories. McMath had a double-double in a victory over Ursuline B, tallying 18 points and 12 rebounds in a 61-55 win. Maeve McG… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]


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