Civics and Politics

Pawling Man Charged Following ‘Wild West’ Caper In Mahopac

A 20-year-old Pawling man attempting to escape police following a traffic stop in Mahopac lost control of his car and slammed into a tree before being taken into custody. The caper unfolded last Tuesday morning around 10:50 am when, according to Carm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Putnam County supports Operation Green Light


Above, Karl Rohde encouraged Putnam residents to display a ‘soldier on the shelf’ to honor American’s vets. The toy soldiers are available at the Veterans Affairs Office in Carmel. Rohde’s comments came at the full meeting of the Putnam Legislature f… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam County’s EMS Director Casey Quake Honored


Above, Cooper Cardenas (left), Coordinator, Clinical Experiences for the Putnam County Bureau of Emergency Services, joined Commissioner Ken Clair, EMS Director Casey Quake and Education Coordinator Ann Daros last week when Quake was named Hudson Val… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Runaway Prevention Month Recognized Across Putnam County


Above, Putnam County Youth Bureau Executive Director Janeen Cunningham discussed the serious situation of runaway youth at the meeting while Legislator Amy Sayegh (right), Lt. Sheila Hanley of the Putnam Correctional Facility and Pamela Phillips-Zell… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam’s Small Business Lauded by County Lawmakers


Above, leaders of the Putnam business community were lauded for their efforts by Putnam Legislator William Gouldman at this month’s full meeting of the county legislature. Photo by Diane Trabulsy. Small businesspeople are the backbone of Putnam Co… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Thanks for the Memories


Above, Legislator Toni Addonizio congratulated Denis Clifford on his retirement at last week’s Legislature meeting at the historic Putnam Courthouse. Photo by Diane Trabulsy.For nearly 20 years Special Patrol Officer Denis Clifford warmly greeted vis… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Trash the Gas Tax


State Senator Sue Serino has called on Albany lawmakers to “trash the gas tax.” The Putnam lawmaker, whose district includes Kent, Philipstown and Putnam Valley in addition to several communities in Dutchess County, forecast “suspending the gas tax c… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Anxious Moments at PHC


Above, Commissioner of Emergency Services Ken Clair and Putnam Battalion 15 Coordinator Doug Casey checked on manpower that had entered the hospital when smoke was observed on the second floor. Left, Firefighters exited the building with gear in tow … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Winter Parking Regulations Begin Monday in Carmel


The days are getting shorter, temperatures are turning colder: Winter is right around the corner. Carmel Police have reminded the public that winter all-night parking regulations begin Monday, November 15 and remain in effect through April 15, 2022 t… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Harckham Calls for Elimination of Gas-powered Lawn Mowers


State Senator Peter Harckham is tired of hearing the drone of gas-powered lawn motors and landscaping equipment. The Putnam lawmaker, whose district encompasses Carmel, Patterson and Southeast in addition to Pawling and 18 communities in northern Wes… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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