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Putnam Forms Domestic Violence and Sexual Violence Task Force


Top, Members of the task force gathered at the historic Putnam Courthouse Monday to jump start the initiative, some of them are shown here. Above left, Ann Ellsworth conceived the idea. Above right, District Attorney Robert Tendy predicted the task f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Runaway Prevention Month Declared Across Putnam County


Legislator Neal Sullivan thanks Lt. Sheila Hanley of the Putnam Correctional Facility for attending the meeting as Janeen Cunningham Director of the Putnam Youth Bureau looks on. Photo by Eric GrossThe prevalence of runaway and homelessness among Ame… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s Small Business Lauded by County Lawmakers


Legislator Amy Sayegh listens as Bill Nulk (right) explains the role of the small business person while Nat Prentice and Henry Boyd look on. Photo by Eric GrossSmall businesspeople are the backbone of Putnam County’s economic base. County lawmakers r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Forum Related to ‘Hate’ Takes Place Thursday in Mahopac


State Senator Peter Harckham is hosting a panel discussion Thursday related to hate in America. Participants in the public forum tabbed “Hate in the Age of Multiculturalism” range from law enforcement personnel to spiritual leaders, social workers, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Woman Charged With Embezzling $100,000 Is Back in Court


A Carmel woman facing felony charges of first degree larceny for allegedly embezzling more than $100,000 from the Kia Motors dealership in Danbury during the past five years and who pleaded not guilty last summer is due back in court next month. Larn… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Man Sentenced To State Prison In DWI Fatal Bike Crash


A Kent man was sentenced to two and onethird to seven years in state prison last week for causing the death of a bicyclist on Route 52 in Lake Carmel late last year. Judge James Rooney meted out the sentence to Silvio Tenesaca, 49, who was arrested N… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Carmel Town Board Needs New Justice


Interested in becoming a Carmel town justice? Letters of interest and resumes from attorneys who reside within the Town of Carmel must be submitted no later than next Monday, November 25. Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt said once the resumes are received … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Deer Bow-Hunting Season Opened Saturday Across Putnam County


The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation issued its annual deer take report for 2018 last week, indicating 451 bucks and 696 does shot in Putnam’s six towns during the 2018 hunting season. The breakdown is as follows: Carmel–124 b… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

State Troopers Make 24 DWI arrests In Recent Days

Area Includes Putnam, Westchester, Dutchess and Ulster counties

State Police patrolling roads throughout the four county Troop K region including Putnam, Westchester, Dutchess and Ulster counties made 24 arrests in recent days, twelve of those arrests either made in Putnam or arrests that involved Putnam motorist… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

DWI Crash Leads To Arrest of Carmel Man


A Carmel man allegedly operating his vehicle while intoxicated is facing charges of D.W.I. when appearing next month in Southeast Town Court. The Sheriff’s Department arrested Julian Chulo, 50, last week following a two-vehicle personal injury crash … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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