Civics and Politics

Putnam Valley Supervisor Sam Oliverio Blasts Governor Cuomo


Putnam Valley Supervisor Sam Oliverio was blunt and to the point: “Governor Cuomo is making me nuts.” The chief elected official was outraged by the governor’s announcement Friday regarding a multi-state agreement with New Jersey, Connecticut and Del… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

The Business Viewpoint: Reopen Putnam Safely Task Force Gets to Work with County, Towns, Villages, Businesses & Elected Officials

On Friday, May 8th, the Putnam County Business Council launched a “Reopen Putnam County Safely” Task Force, which gathered together a cohort of Town, Village, and business stakeholders forstakeholdersrfor an initial meeting to discuss the reopening o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lake Carmel FD Contract Approved by Kent Town Board


Lake Carmel FD headquarters. Photo by Eric Gross.By a unanimous vote, the Kent Town Board has approved a fire protection contract with the Lake Carmel Fire Department. Meeting in regular session last Tuesday evening via a remote Zoom hookup, the boar… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Former Garrison Superintendent Named Millbrook School Superintendent


Laura Mitchell, who served as Superintendent of Schools in Garrison for the past five years before departing her post last year, has been appointed as permanent superintendent of the Millbrook School District in Dutchess County. While in Garrison, Mi… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Patterson Library Board of Trustees Meeting Third Tuesday of the Month 6:30 PM Next Meeting: May 19

The Patterson Library Board of Trustees meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm. The meetings are open to the public. This month’s meeting will be held virtually but interested parties may dial in to (571) 317-3122. The meeting Access Code… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Business Viewpoint

Not Wearing a Mask Hurts Business Cause

Governor Cuomo has outlined a plan to re-open New York State. His plan focuses on getting people back to work and easing social isolation without triggering a resurgence of the virus, which will again overwhelm the healthcare system. New York will re… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

State Senator Peter Harckham Comes to Aid of Mahopac FD


Above, State Senator Peter Harckham was given a demonstration of the new equipment. EMS ex-captain Mike Revenson and EMS Lt. Niko Conde controlled the device. Below, Members of the MFD thanked the senator after unveiling the new power stretcher.The M… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Officer Devon Sanborn Joins Carmel PD


Right, Officer Devon Sanborn is administered his oath of office by Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt as Chief Mike Cazzari holds the Bible. Photo by Stephen Kunze.Putnam County’s newest member of the law enforcement community is Carmel Police Officer Devon … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Frank Miele Honored by Mahopac Falls FD


Above, Mahopac Superintendent of Schools Anthony Di- Carlo and soon to-be retiring Athletic Director Frank Miele participated in a special ceremony Friday evening at the Mahopac Falls FD headquarters. Photo by Jack Casey.Frank Miele has been an insti… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Legislature Approves Emergency Repairs at Putnam Golf Course


The Putnam Legislature has approved transferring $25,000 from a previously authorized resolution originally intended to purchase equipment for the Putnam Golf Course to repair retaining walls and steps at the golf course which have been deemed as saf… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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