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Carmel Friendship Center Opens with Great Fanfare


The ribbon is cut and the center officially opens (top). Below, State Senator Peter Harckham and Putnam Legislator Bill Gouldman admire the knitting done by Rosaline Deigh who completed the amazing work in less than 48 hours. Seasoned citizens res… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Committee Discusses Future of 34 Gleneida Ave., the Misfit Building


What will be the future of thirty-four Gleneida Avenue in downtown Carmel? The two-story brick building overlooking Lake Gleneida was once the location of a thriving auto dealership. Putnam Motors operated from the main street location for deca… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Bridging the Generation Gap


Mahopac High School student athletes Julia Paolicelli and Madison DeCola enjoyed chatting with a group of guests who enjoyed their meal including (l-r) Inga Muerenberry, Elsa Magro and Tom O’Malley. Sunday’s Senior-Senior Prom at Mahopac High Scho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Say It’s Not So! Carmel’s Christmas Grinch

Two Trees Stolen from Gleneida Lakeshore, One Fully Decorated

Top, 80 trees were decorated along the Gleneida lakeshore by volunteers earlier this month. Two of them have been stolen. Above, a local woman going through some tough times has been inspired by this display of make-believe characters in downtown Car… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hundreds Apply For ‘Green Light’ Licenses


Putnam County Clerk Michael Bartolotti, his deputy county clerks Chrissy Wooley and James McConnell and their staffs spent one of the busiest days in the history of the Putnam DMV Office in Southeast on Monday when more than 300 undocumented immigran… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sheriff’s Investigator Struck by Car in Mahopac

A Putnam County Sheriff’s investigator was injured Saturday evening when struck by an SUV on Route 6 in Mahopac while directing traffic. The unidentified officer was taken by ambulance to Danbury Hospital by the Mahopac Fire Dept. Rescue Squad whe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

County Plans on Peekskill Hollow Road Stir Fight in Putnam Valley


Residents of Putnam Valley are up in arms over a suggestion by the county to remove a 12-ton weight limit along Peekskill Hollow Road allowing heavy trucks to traverse the narrow and winding artery that connects Route 301 in western Kent to Oscawana … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Man Killed in Carmel While Crossing Road at Night


A 44-year-old Patterson man died last Tuesday morning at the Westchester Medical Center from injuries received when struck by a car hours before in Carmel. Carmel Police identified the victim as Barrington Thompson. Police Chief Michael Cazzari… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature Rejects Sheriff’s Request for Road Patrol Overtime


Legislators Carl Albano, Joseph Castellano and Paul Jonke were adamant in criticizing the sheriff for transferring funds to pay for overtime. Photo/Eric Gross By a vote of 7-1 with Legislator Nancy Montgomery casting the lone affirmative vote, the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lake Carmel Family Escapes Inferno


Firefighters battle the elements and fire last week during an early morning blaze in Lake Carmel that destroyed a one-family home. Photos by Tim CourtSmoke detectors awakened a Lake Carmel family last Tuesday morning allowing the five occupants and f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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