Civics and Politics

Mark Earle to Lead Carmel FD in 2021


Assemblyman Kevin Byrne administers the oath of office to members of the Carmel FD at fire department headquarters. Photo by Scott Efferen.Chief Mark Earle will again lead the Carmel Fire Department in the New Year. Earle was administered his oath o… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Uncle Sam Awards Nearly $20M for Railroad Crossing Improvements


Above, a decade ago, a vehicle was struck by a Metro-North Upper Harlem Line train traveling from Southeast to Pawling at an unguarded railroad crossing in Patterson. While the car was demolished, the operator miraculously escaped with minor injuries… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster FD — Putnam’s Busiest in 2020

The Brewster Fire Department is once again the busiest fire department in Putnam County. A report submitted last week to the NYS Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services Office of Fire Prevention and Control through the Putnam Bureau of E… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne Seeks President Biden’s Assistance


Less than 24 hours after President Joseph Biden was administered his oath of office, Putnam County Assemblyman Kevin Byrne requested the chief executive’s assistance in obtaining COVID-19 data New Yorkers have been seeking for quite some time. Byr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Serino And Rohde Call On State To Make Permanent Commitment To Vets


State Senator Sue Serino and Putnam’s Director of Veterans Affairs Karl Rohde were angered last week that Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Executive Budget failed to include funding that supported the Joseph Dwyer Veterans Peer-Support Program. The initiative… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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