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Carmel Man Accused of Using Child to Steal from Home Depot


A Carmel man is facing charges of endangering the welfare of a child as well as larceny when appearing in Cortlandt Town Court September 7, after allegedly using a child to help him steal merchandise from the Home Depot in Cortlandt Manor. State Poli… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

Dog Perishes in Mahopac Falls House Fire


Firefighters and EMS personnel work feverously to revive a dog that perished Sunday in a Mahopac Falls house fire. Photo by Jack Casey.Despite valiant efforts made by Mahopac Falls Fire Department personnel including EMTs and a paramedic, a pet pit b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

CONTRASTS: 500 Gather in Mahopac for Prayer Walk for Cops; Racist Interrupts Black Lives Matter Demonstration

Putnam Supports Its Men And Women In Blue

Top, the march proceeds along Lake Mahopac as gatherers hold up signs and banners backing the blue. Directly above, Marianne Chaluisan gathered with her committee. Left, Sheriff Robert Langley Jr. addressed the gathering. Among those in the front lin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Alexandru Hossu Found Dead in Dutchess County


Alexandru Hossu, a Romanian immigrant falsely arrested on charges that he sexually molested a 12-yearold girl in Brewster – and who spent a year in jail awaiting trial before being acquitted – was found dead last week at a residence in Dutchess Count… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Black Lives Matter Rally Interrupted By Racist Incident

A racist incident unfolded during Saturday’s Black Lives Matter rally in Carmel when a man jumped from his truck, emblazoned with a hate-filled sign, and began verbally accosting the demonstrators. Photo courtesy Black Lives Matter. Peaceful Black… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Back The Blue’ Rally Attracts 75 To Carmel


Above, Putnam’s first ‘Back the Blue Rally’ took place Sunday in Carmel. At right, demonstrators, some wearing facial coverings while others not, took to the steps of the historic Putnam Courthouse on Sunday (Aug. 16). Photos by Eric GrossThe county’… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Car Thieves Strike in Mahopac, Nab an Audi & a BMW from Driveways


Two expensive foreign cars were stolen from their owner’s driveways last week and officials are advising the public to lock their vehicles before retiring for the night. Carmel Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt said an Audi and BMW were stolen in the ear… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature OKs $12M DiPippo Settlement; DA Tendy Blasts Move


Hours after the Putnam Legislature approved a $12 million settlement with Anthony DiPippo, a man who was twice convicted of murdering a 12-year-old Carmel girl and who spent more than two decades in a maximum security penitentiary before being exoner… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Generator Fire Destroys Garage


Above, firefighters attack a garage fire caused by a faulty generator in Carmel last week. Below, paramedics treat the homeowner who suffered burns while attempting to remove the flaming generator from the garage. Photos by Eric Gross. A gasoline … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Utilities Blasted for Being ‘Slow on the Switch’


It’s been a week Putnam County residents wish to forget. Tropical Storm Isaias tore through the county, leaving 90 percent of the county without electricity – for some, as long as a week. Wind gusts of up to 59 mph uprooted trees, snapped utili… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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