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Hundreds Reflect on Day that Changed America, And Putnam: Sept. 11, 2001


Among the many paying tribute to Putnam County emergency workers who died during and after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, were, lower left, Putnam County Sheriff Robert Langley, Rabbi Sarah Friedson of Temple Beth Shalom in Mahopac, Eric Gross of the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Flavored E-Cigarettes To Be Banned In New York State


Starting next week, all flavored electronic cigarettes will be banned in New York State. Governor Andrew Cuomo issued an emergency executive order Sunday in the wake of an investigation into vaping-related illness across New York. The governor told a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel-Italy Exchange Participants Meet in Putnam, Visit Manhattan


Students from Carmel and Italy mingle during a gathering at Carmel High School last week. Photo by Eric GrossThe Carmel-Mantova connection is alive and well. Two dozen young men and women from the small Italian community are back in their home countr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Copious Crowds at Brewster Fall Festival

Did you make the Courier’s Photo Cut? See Pages 6 & 7 to find out.

They Were Bouncing in the House! A bouncy house kept kids of all ages busy. More photos, pp. 6, 7 – Eric Gross The weather was picture perfect: Glorious sunshine; cool breezes and temperatures in the mid 70s. Brewster’s second annual Fall Festi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Cops and Robbers Thriller Unfolds in Southeast


The scene resembled a cops and robbers thriller on the big screen when as many as a dozen police vehicles from local and county agencies along with a small army of State Troopers converged on a Toyota Camry early Thursday on Routes 684 and 22 in Sout… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

TAX BILL SNAFU

School Tax Collections Halted; All Bills to Be Redone & Mailed a Second Time

Tax collectors throughout Putnam’s six towns and a number of school districts are scrambling this week after Commissioner of Finance William Carlin announced Monday that current school tax collections have been suspended due to a “file control error”… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Town Judge and Attorney Finds Success and Joy in Cycling


Tim Curtiss stands next to his trusty orange bicycle, wearing his third-place medal from the Tour of the Battenkill race. Photo by Mary-Margaret Dwyer Carmel attorney Timothy Curtiss has always been an active man. He played basketball in high scho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Laurie Bandlow Returns to Hudson Valley as Brewster’s Superintendent of Schools


Dr. Laurie Bandlow is back in the Hudson Valley as Supt. of Schools in Brewster. She has degrees from East Stroudsburg University, SUNY-New Paltz, Monmouth College and Seton Hall University. – Photo by Eric Gross Laurie Bandlow will be experiencin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

United for the Troops

Care Packages for the Military Prepared

Volunteers work on organizing care packages for the troops. Donations of individually wrapped snack items are needed. – Photo / Eric Gross Thousands of members of the military serving overseas regularly receive care packages from home thanks to an… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Reitz’ Support for the Troops Remembered


Jim Rathschmidt and Barbara Reitz flank the United for the Troops shirt worn by the late Judge James Reitz.-Photo by Eric Gross The late Putnam County Judge James Reitz supported a wide variety of organizations during his lifetime–two of his favor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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