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Expansion Underway at 9-1-1 Center


Top, workers remove sections of the 9-1-1 Center floor to wire the new consoles. Right, Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Clair with the workers installing the new equipment, which needed to be done without interrupting emergency dispatching. Ph… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Believe It: The Lines at Putnam DMV Are Longer as Hundreds Visit Each Day


A common site at the Putnam DMV office these days is a line of customers waiting outside in order to enter and complete their business. Photo/Eric Gross Business is booming at the Putnam County DMV office in Southeast and officials admit they are … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Deputy Sheriff Stabbed in Putnam Valley

Unprecedented Attack Resulted in Grave Injury, But Deputy Expected to Recover

A Putnam County Sheriff’s deputy underwent emergency surgery Monday at Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt after he was stabbed while investigating a domestic dispute at a private residence along Peekskill Hollow Road in Putnam Valley. A 9-… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Vigil for Hope Commemorates the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


Mahopac’s Jordan Hardy, a lifelong resident of Putnam County, believes in King’s doctrine and addressed the gathering Monday. Photo by Eric Gross Putnam residents reflected on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, during a Vigil for Hope that took… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Addonizio & Sullivan to lead Putnam Legislature in 2020

Montgomery makes presence known at organizational meeting

Toni Addonizio and Neal Sullivan will lead the Putnam Legislature in 2020. Photo/Eric Gross The Putnam Legislature conducted its annual organizational meeting last Tuesday evening before a sparse audience at the historic Putnam Courthouse. Legi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Love Wins: No Room for Hate


Rabbi Sarah Freidson of Temple Beth Shalom in Mahopac expressed appreciation of her church colleagues for organizing the rally. Photo/Eric Gross Christians and Jews united in fellowship Sunday when some 125 men and women gathered in downtown Mahop… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Barile Pleads Guilty to Disorderly Conduct



Carmel Town Councilman Michael Barile has pleaded guilty to one count of disorderly conduct in full satisfaction of an arrest warrant issued after he threw a water bottle at a reporter for a Westchester-based newspaper, then took the reporter’s phone… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ohio Boy Pleads Guilty to Kent Swatting Incident


A 17-year-old Ohio youth who committed dozens of nuisance alarms across the United States including one in western Kent in the summer of 2018 admitted in court last Thursday to making the hoax phone calls and, upon the recommendation of an Ohio prose… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

It’s a Boy for Carmel Couple, and He’s the First in the County for 2020!


Clara Hooper snuggle with her son, Peyton, on New Year’s Day – Putnam’s first baby of 2020. Photo by Marcela Rojas Peyton Mallon is Putnam’s first baby of the new decade. The five-pound, five-ounce baby was delivered at Putnam Hospital Center t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

County Officials Take Oaths of Office


Above, Judge Spofford thanks family and friends during his remarks. Above right, Carmel Justice Thomas Jacobellis administers the oath of office to his longtime friend and colleague Putnam County Judge Joseph Spofford. All photos by Eric Gross Put… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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