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Students: Apply Now For Summer Internships

Applications are now available for summer internships with Putnam County government. Both paid and unpaid internships are being offered for the sixth consecutive year through the PILOT (Putnam Invests in Leaders of Tomorrow) program. “Our interns wor… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Students Learn From Author, Refugee


Eighth graders at the Henry Wells Middle School in Brewster have a better understanding of how difficult life was for children their age growing up in Vietnam forty years ago. Students have been reading “Inside Out and Back Again”, the story of Hà, a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Classroom Creativity In Brewster


Young ‘surgeons’ were at work at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster last week in conjunction with a special English assignment. Photo by Jennifer GaryAn English lesson came to life for fourth graders at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Savoring The Season At BOCES Educated Palate


Louis Elmore of Lake Peekskill and Catherine Pogact of Jefferson Valley prepare beverages for the holiday repast. Photo By Karen HoffmanThanksgiving got an early start this year for dozens of area residents thanks in part to students enrolled in the … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High achievers

SUNY New Paltz recognizes the student athletes who participated in the 13th annual Leaf Rake across the New Paltz community, Nov. 3 & 4, including Danielle Angyal of Stormville Miguel Tunas, of Carmel, was recently initiated into The Honor Socie… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

MHS Guidance Counselors Recognized By State Group


 Mahopac High School guidance counselors Ron Pollaro and Dennis DiSanto traveled to Lake George last week and received the 2018 New York State Outstanding Program, Practice and Project Award from the NYS School Counselors Association. The vetera… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Students, Kindness Celebrated at BOCES


Ronaldo Portillo is awarded his Kindness shirt by Principal Steve Lowery. Photo By Karen ThorntonNational Kindness Day was celebrated across the U.S. last week and teachers and staff at Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES recognized their students. Sta… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac 8th Grader Extends Buddy Bench Ideology


Photo By Laura Lee Holmbo Becca Lomas was lauded for her efforts during last week’s dedication of the Mahopac Middle School Buddy Bench.Mahopac Middle School 8th grader Becca Lomas recently celebrated her Bat Mitzvah. The young woman was so moved by … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Library Redesigned Based On Student Input

Photo by Eric Gross Three Putnam Valley students spend time each day in the new library–learning center at PVHS. The trio includes seniors Gianna San Lucas, Jillian Mirabel and junior Alexis Fuchs.Visited the Putnam Valley High School Library lately?… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Two Mahopac Teachers Inducted Into NYS Master Teacher Program


Michael Mahoney and Elizabeth Stephens are two of New York State’s new class of Master Teachers. Photo By Laura Lee HolmboCongratulations Michael Mahoney and Elizabeth Stephens. The two Mahopac High School educators were among 273 teachers statewide … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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