Front Page

Putnam COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Agonizingly Slow


Top left, Dr. Michael Nesheiwat discusses plans with Kathy Percacciolo (center) and Shanna Siegel last week during a Point of Distribution in Carmel. Top right, Nurse Janet Eiseg administers an injection of the Moderna vaccine to one of 200 residents… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Gil ‘Crying Hawk’ Tarbox Dies at 73


Above, Tarbox stands next to the Daniel Nimham monument outside the Putnam Park. Photo by Eric Gross. Gil Crying Hawk Tarbox, a member of the Nimham Mountain Singers whose determination, desire and love for his people as well as his need to educat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Nightmare of Fire and Ice


Above, Flames shoot from the rear of a large home in Mahopac last week. Left, Firefighters were forced to carry heavy reels of hose up a steep driveway due to extremely icy conditions. Photos by Jack Casey. Firefighters arriving on the scene of a … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

New COVID Cases Continue Decline; Two New Deaths Reported


For the fourth consecutive week, Putnam’s daily coronavirus numbers have declined. The NYS Health Department Sunday reported 166 new COVID-19 cases during the past week, a far cry from the 700 new infections confirmed during a seven-day period in … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cost of EMS Training Riles Local Departments


Putnam legislators heard from Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Clair and the county’s EMS Director Casey Quake last week during a meeting of the Legislature’s Protective Services Committee, conducted remotely due to the pandemic, regarding a me… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Councilman Mike Barile Pleads Guilty to Theft of Services


Above, Mike Barile discusses town matters at a pre-COVID Town Board session. Photo by Eric Gross. Carmel Councilman Mike Barile pled guilty to one misdemeanor count of theft of services for an unauthorized hook up to his former BLU Restaurant over… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Service Medals for Putnam’s Heroes


On Friday (Feb. 12), Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, at right, delivered thousands of Valentine’s Day cards to Hudson Valley veterans at the Castle Point VA Medical Center in Fishkill. Other Valentines went to local Veterans Service Organizations and nurs… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Vaccine 101 Discussed Before Putnam Legislature; Lack of Vaccine Doses Biggest Issue


Commissioner of Health Dr. Michael Nesheiwat felt like a college professor when lecturing before members of the Putnam Legislature’s Health Committee last week, detailing the COVID-19 vaccine protocols in place when the sought after injections become… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Now Official: Langley versus McConville for Putnam Sheriff


County Executive MaryEllen Odell introduces Kevin McConville to the enthusiastic crowd. Photo by Eric Gross. Following months of speculation, former MTA Police Chief Kevin McConville has made it official by announcing his intention to oppose Sheri… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Deputy Sheriff Killed by Drunk Mahopac Woman


An off-duty Putnam County Sheriff’s Deputy killed last fall along with a 56-yearold Mahopac woman in a two-vehicle crash on Route 6N south of Archer Road at the Putnam-Westchester County line was the victim of an intoxicated motorist. Yorktown Pol… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.