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Putnam Remembers Ruth Bader Ginsburg


Above, remembering RBG. Below, a memorial was created on the steps of the Putnam Courthouse to celebrate the life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was remembered Saturday evening (Sept. 19) on the steps of the historic Putnam Co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Death of the Snow Day?


Turn your pajamas inside out and wear them backwards. Put a spoon under your pillow, or maybe you leave the spoon in the freezer and do a Snow Dance. Whatever the ritual, students have been summoning snow days since the beginning of compulsory edu… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Marches On – without High School Bands


Fans of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will be able to watch it from home, albeit without the crowds and the traditional High School marching bands, another nod to public safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. The event seen annually by millions… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

19 Years Later, Putnam Reflects on Sept. 11


Above, the three sons of Putnam’s late Commissioner of Emergency Services Robert McMahon, who traveled from Florida to be in attendance, meet with Putnam’s current EMS Commissioner Ken Clair. The brothers include Robert, Bryan and Brendan. Below, Bel… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Man Charged in Connection with Incident at BLM Rally


A 54-year-old Town of Kent man was arrested last week on charges of menacing in connection with an ugly incident that occurred in August outside the historic Putnam Courthouse during a weekly Black Lives Matter rally. Sheriff Robert Langley announ… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Credit Card Skimming Device found at Brewster Service Station


By April 2021, all gas stations in Putnam County will be required to have chip reading credit card devices installed in their self-service gas pumps. The action has resulted from an incident earlier this summer when, according to Michael Budziensk… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster’s Morningthorpe Bridge Reopens


Above, Commissioner of Highways and Facilities Fred Pena cuts a ribbon officially opening the new Morningthorpe Bridge. Below, moments after the bridge opened, its first pedestrians crossed the span. The rebirth and renaissance of the Village reac… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Board of Elections Reopens to the Public


The Putnam County Board of Elections, which has reopened to the public following months of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is getting ready for what is expected to be the busiest absentee ballot tabulation in county history. Elections Commis… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Friday’s September 11 Candlelight Vigil Will be Conducted Virtually


Putnam County’s annual September 11 Candlelight Vigil will be a virtual event Friday evening due to an abundance of caution in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and its potential health hazards. On the anniversary of the terrorist attacks that change… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Apprehension, Confusion & Uncertainty Await School Re-Opening; Carmel and Mahopac Districts to Open with Virtual Platform


Above, buses have been serviced and prepared for the opening of school. Right, cafeterias will look like nothing in the past due to the virus. The Mahopac High School cafeteria which in previous years was teeming with students will now hold no more t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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