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Rebecca Monge Awarded Master Gardener Scholarship

Above, Rebecca Monge of Carmel has been awarded a Master Gardeners Scholarship. Photo courtesy Kathy Roth. Rebecca Monge has quite a future. The recent Carmel High School graduate last winter was named as a Top 40 finalist in the 2021 Regeneron… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

CHS Graduate Off to SUNY Maritime on Full Scholarship

Above, Matthew Demme (center) is congratulated by (l-r) Richard Othmer, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne, Jack Duncan and Lou Liotti. Photo by Matt Covucci.Carmel High School graduate Matthew Demme will be attending SUNY Maritime College in the Bronx this fal… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

State Sen. Sue Serino Surprises Carmel Middle School Student

Above, State Senator Sue Serino surprised Erica Chiarella during a visit to the child’s home in Stormville. Photo by Stacey Chiarella.It’s not every day that a New York State senator comes knocking on your front door. Erica Chiarella, a 7th grader at… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Summer School Face Covering Update

Mahopac school officials issued a face covering update last week for parents whose children are attending summer school. Superintendent Anthony DiCarlo said all vaccinated students will “no longer be required to wear masks indoors or outdoors but ma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Summer Reading Challenge Underway

State Assemblyman Kevin Byrne realizes the importance of reading year round. The state lawmaker, who represents constituents in Carmel, Patterson, Putnam Valley and Southeast, has once again kicked off his Summer Reading Challenge for all elementary … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel’s New School Board President Sees ‘Better Days Ahead’


Eric Mittelstadt, Carmel’s new Board of Education President, has forecast a return to the glory days of Putnam’s largest school district. Carmel had the dubious distinction last month of becoming one of only two of the more than 700 school systems… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Teachers Lead Historical Walk of Carmel; Three Seniors Granted Individual Scholarships


Below, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne addressed last week’s rally at the historical Putnam Photo courtesy Kevin Byrne. The weather outside was positively frightful with oppressive heat and humidity yet 30 people participated in an historical walk of Carm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Six Putnam County Students Honored

Six students from Putnam County, three from Haldane and three others from Putnam Valley, have been recognized by receiving the NYS Senate Youth Leadership Recognition Award. The honors were bestowed on Eden Feinstein, Patrick Reinhardt and Stefano Ha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Alum Inducted into BOCES Hall of Fame


Above, Mason Cantamessa has been inducted into the BOCES Hall of Fame. Photo courtesy Karen Thornton. Mason Cantamessa believes destiny played a major role in his life path: A young man named Mason whose dad teaches masonry became one of the mo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Carmel Class of 2021

 Above and right, the blue and white and an occasional red robe were worn by the graduates. Below, messages were printed on mortarboards for all to see. Below right, members of the Class of 2021 receive cheers on the football field from families… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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