Civics and Politics

Historic 19th Century Lemmon Case on Display in Putnam County


Above, three of Putnam’s judges, (l-r) Joseph Spofford, Nicholas Mole and Victor Grossman were joined by Putnam Chief Court Clerk Lisa D’Angelo and her Deputy Clerk Debra McClay on the 4th floor of the Putnam Courthouse last week when the display was… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Avast Ye Hearties, The Sons of Biscuit Eaters are Coming After Ye Loot. Beware!


Police throughout the county are warning residents to lookout for pirates, these landlubbers are stealing bounty from outside homes. Sheriff Robert Langley said the “pirates walk or drive around neighborhoods looking for unattended delivered package… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lake Carmel Park District Advisory Board Meeting Is Set

 The session will be at 7 pm on Dec. 13, at the Town of Kent Town Hall, 25 Sybil’s Crossing. Visit the Lake Carmel Park District page on the Town of Kent website link below to review agendas and meeting minutes. The agenda for the upcoming meeti… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Stan Kahn, Founder of Putnam Council for Disabled, Dies


Above, six years ago this week, Stan Kahn received accolades from Steven Unger at a meeting of the Putnam Legislature for his work with the disabled. Kahn’s wife, Teddie, proudly looked on. Photo by Eric Gross.Stan Kahn, a driving force in Putnam Cou… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Veteran member of Sheriff’s Department retires as rookie joins the force


 Thanksgiving-eve was bittersweet for the Putnam Sheriff’s Department as a three decades plus member of the force, Lt. Sheila Hanley, hung up her badge for the final time while a new recruit took her oath of office with family and friends at her… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Business Receives Empire State Award


Above, State Senator Peter Harckham congratulates the owners of Brewster’s La Guadalupana Restaurant. Photo by Gabrielle Iannucelli. Brewster’s La Guadalupana Restaurant on Main Street has been serving residents of the village’s melting pot with h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Alcohol Compliance Checks Conducted in Kent


The overwhelming majority of businesses selling and serving alcohol in the greater Kent, Lake Carmel and Kent Cliffs area are complying with state law. Two alcohol compliance checks were conducted this month by Kent Police to check the integrity o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Residents Address Officials At Putnam Legislative Forum


Brewster High School senior Megan Renzi talked about the need for youth programs countywide. State and county leaders were on hand in Carmel last Thursday evening (Nov. 18) for the county’s annual Legislative Forum, when residents had the opportun… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Club Recognized

  The Mahopac Italian-American Club received a New York State Empire Award and State Senate Commendation from State Senator Peter Harckham. The organization was praised for demonstrating what the Putnam lawmaker called ‘longstanding contributions … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Police Officer Recognized by Putnam FOP along with men who aided him, in moving reunion ceremony


Top, Dobbs Ferry PD Chief Richard Guevara (left) joins FOP President Pete Conlin, contractor hero Paul Fiqueiredo and Sgt. Richard Zatkovitch of Mahopac during the ceremony last week. Directly above, Putnam FOP President Pete Conlin presents a merito… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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