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Theft of Putnam SPCA Donation Box Leads to Arrest

A Poughkeepsie man faces charges of larceny for allegedly stealing the Putnam County SPCA donation box located on a counter at the Appalachian Market on Route 9 in Philipstown. Twenty-year-old Christopher Rodriquez was arrested last week by member… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Senator Pete Harckham Wants to be a Good Neighbor


Putnam’s recently elected State Senator Peter Harckham wants to be a good neighbor. The 40th District Democrat, who defeated incumbent Terrence Murphy in November despite losing heavily in Putnam, has scheduled the first of what he is calling a “Coff… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Bronx Man Charged with Threatening Local Officials

A Bronx man is facing jail time for allegedly sending threatening letters to Putnam Sheriff Robert Langley, Cold Spring Village Justice Joseph Costello and Cold Spring Police Officer Edward Boulanger. The Sheriff’s Department reported the arrest Wedn… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Ethics Board To Review Code Enforcement Officer


The Putnam County Ethics Board on Friday is expected to review an inquiry made by County Executive Mary- Ellen Odell concerning the county’s code enforcement officer Lou Albano. Albano also serves as caretaker at the Tilly Foster Farm in Southeast. T… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

More DWI Arrests


State Police throughout the region made 22 alcohol and drug-related arrests in recent days with 13 of those either involving Putnam residents or arrests made in Putnam County. State Police at Somers charged Marjorie Venegas, 54, of Armonk for DWI in … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

A CHAMPION SHOT

  DANIEL L BRADLEY DOES SOME GREAT SHOOTING The live bird shoot at Garden held by the Carteret Gun Club Saturday again demonstrated that Daniel Bradley is in championship form. The biggest thing on today was the second event, a twenty-bird h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Man Facing Felony Charges For Drugged Driving


A single-car crash on Route 6 in Jefferson Valley has led to the arrest of a Lake Peekskill man on a slew of charges related to his alleged driving while under the influence of narcotics. Yorktown Police arrested Steven Cilento, 33, last week after … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Word of the Week

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New York Declines To Participate In NCAA Basketball Recruiting Camps


Brewster boys’ varsity basketball beat John Jay after a hard-fought game last Wednesday. The final score was 57-56. Here, a Brewster player makes his way around a John Jay defender. Photo by Chris LaytonALBANY – Both the New York State Public High Sc… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Fireplace Ashes Spark Home Blaze


Firefighters attack a blaze Monday in Kent. Photo By Eric GrossA Kent resident learned a lesson the hard way Monday when his home caught fire as a result of his placing discarded fireplace ashes in a bucket hours earlier. Lake Carmel and Carmel FD pe… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]


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