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Langley To Seek Re-Election


Sheriff Robert L. Langley, Jr. at his swearing in, with his wife Lydia JA Langley. He plans to seek another term. Election Day 2021 is still more than two years away, but Sheriff Robert Langley has decided to seek reelection. Langley defeated f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Brewster’s Third Relay for Life Raises in Excess of $60,000 for Cancer Research Enthusiasm high at school track for event


Photos by Eric Gross Above, survivors celebrate life during the opening lap of the relay. Below, Cancer survivors Marie McClusky (left) and her friend Tammie McLaughlin cut the opening ribbon.Enthusiasm reached a fevered pitch on the Brewster High Sc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent’s Arsenic Mine To Be Added To Superfund Priorities List


The Kent Arsenic Mine is being added to the Superfund National Priorities List by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The list includes the nation’s most serious uncontrolled or abandoned releases of contamination and according to EPA Administr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Birds Of Prey Day Attracts Thousands To Green Chimneys to See Raptors


Photos by Eric Gross Bob Young of Pawling returned to Birds of Prey with his 13-year-old hawk who he nursed back to health many years ago when it was attacked by a snapping turtle.Green Chimneys’ 27th annual Birds of Prey Day attracted one of the lar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

It’s a Girl for Maya at Green Chimneys


Photo by Jennifer Milillo Maya and Cricket are at home in their stall at Green Chimneys.Maya is a mother. The eight-year-old miniature horse, which calls Green Chimneys home, delivered Cricket, a filly, in the early morning hours recently that brough… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Remembers Its War Dead


Photos by Eric Gross Above and below, Girl and Boy Scouts of all ages were patriotic on Memorial Day; these scouts were in Brewster. At right, 4-year-old Natalie Keith was dressed in her red, white and blue for the ceremony at the county seat. Below … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Tears of Joy for Hero Bus Driver


Kim Parrottino (left) and Mayra Leiva present Elke Reimann with roses for saving their children’s lives when a school bus was illegally passed on the right side by a crazed motorist on Route 22 last fall. Photo by Eric GrossKim Parrottino broke down … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Residents Approve $53.9 Million Referendum


A cheer rang out inside the gymnasium at Mahopac High School last late last Tuesday night when the results of the Mahopac School District’s $53.9 million referendum that stressed security, well being and safety for students as its foundation were ann… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

School Bus Crash in Mahopac Falls


Photos by Jack Casey Above, a vehicle containing four passengers suffered massive damage after colliding with a school bus in front of Mahopac High School Friday afternoon. And below, firefighters are amazed the driver of this car, Joseph MacAllister… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Memorial Day Observances Continue Sunday and Monday

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The unofficial beginning of summer – Memorial Day – is days away and officials on the state, county, town and village levels are encouraging residents to take time and attend a Memorial Day observance. Locally, ceremonies begin on Friday evening when the Putnam Joint Veterans Council conducts the John Morris Watchfire Vigil throughout the weekend from 6 pm to 6 […]


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