November 3, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Final piece of Ground Zero steel calls Putnam County home  Free Access 

The final piece of steel salvaged from the World Trade Center following the 9/11 terrorist attacks now calls Putnam County home following a solemn ceremony outside the Brewster FD substation on Route 312 in Southeast.  More...

Brewster Football’s Cinderella Season Comes to An End

BREWSTER – The clock strikes midnight for everyone eventually. More...

62,000 Eligible To Vote Next Tuesday

Some 62,000 registered voters are eligible to head to the polls next Tuesday to cast ballots for national, state, county and town contests. More...

Mom And Dad Accused Of Bringing Kids To Drug Deal

A Mahopac Falls couple faces felony charges for allegedly bringing their two infants, aged three weeks and two years, to a drug deal in Mahopac that was set up as undercover sting by the Countywide Narcotics Task Force.  Captain William McNamara More...

General Stories

400 Vets Chow Down Thanks To Putnam

More than 100,000 veterans call the Hudson Valley home and on Sunday, more than 400 of these brave men and women were recognized at Putnam County’s 2016 Veterans Chow Down in Mahopac.  More...

Father Anthony Sorgie Returns

Father Anthony Sorgie received a hero’s welcome last week when returning to Carmel.  More...

Quietest Halloween for Putnam in Years

Credit it to a school night, but area police reported one of the quietest Halloween celebrations across Putnam County in years.  Added patrols were on the ready to respond for mischief makers’ however, police on the village, town, county a More...

Sports

When It’s Over ….

Brewster’s Jack Guida Reflects On Season’s End

BREWSTER – For some, the end is in sight.  Some high school teams fail to make the playoffs and have a sense of when the season is going to end.  More...

Putnam Valley Cross Country Soaring

WAPPINGERS FALLS – Putnam Valley High School is having an outstanding cross country season. More...

Mahopac’s Dery Shines In College

Mahopac High School graduate Madeline Dery was an integral part of the nationally-ranked Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) women's cross country team winning its second straight Liberty League Championship on Saturday at Seneca Lake State Park i More...

Birth Announcements

Birth Announcements

Eliana Naclerio   Eliana Naclerio was born on October 1, 2016, to parents Melissa and Eddie Naclerio of Mahopac  Mason Devin Ruiz   Mason Devin Ruiz was born on October 12, 2016, to parents Gabby and Dwight Ruiz of Putnam Valley. More...

Breaking News - 11/9/2016 7:36 AM

New totals and full regional results from Election Day  Free Access 

Updated with district-wide counts

Nearly 45,000 voters went to the polls across Putnam County Tuesday resulting in one of the county’s largest turnouts in Election Day history. More...

Breaking News - 11/6/2016 8:09 PM

Massive brush blaze scorches six acres in Southeast  Free Access 

Emergency responders from Putnam County were joined by their counterparts from northern Westchester, southern Dutchess and western Fairfield counties Sunday when battling a large brush blaze off Foggintown Road in the Bog Brook section of Southeast.& More...

Rapid response averts calamity in downtown Mahopac

A rapid response on the part of firefighters from Mahopac and Carmel averted a calamity Thursday afternoon when a blaze broke out in a second story apartment at 928 South Lake Blvd. in the heart of the Mahopac business district.  More...

Former Treasurer Of Patterson FD Pleads Guilty To Embezzlement

The former treasurer of the Patterson Fire Department, Albert Melin, pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. More...

Officials Taking All Precautions For Election

Putnam County Elections Commissioner Anthony Scannapieco has assured the public that local voters balloting on Election Day have nothing to worry about as to whether their vote will be tallied properly.  Some residents expressed concern that mac More...

40th District State Senate Race Careens Into Gutter

The gloves came off Tuesday when candidates seeking the 40th District State Senate seat attacked each other at news conferences an hour apart.  More...

Around the County

Over the Rainbow

The Putnam County seat was adorned by a rainbow on a chilly fall afternoon viewed from the western side of Lake Gleneida. This beautiful photo was taken by Jeff Hyatt. More...

Oliva Questions Maloney on Refugee Resettlement

Congressional candidate Phil Oliva is once again questioning incumbent opponent Sean Patrick Maloney’s representation of New York’s 18th congressional district. More...

Marketing Seminar Set

The Putnam Community Service Network, an educational program of Cornell Cooperative Extension and Putnam SCORE, will present a workshop on Content Marketing, on Friday Nov. More...

Enterprise

From the chamber

Restaurant Week Highlights Importance Of Dining Establishments

With Hudson Valley Restaurant Week (November 1-13) once again upon us, we have an opportunity to see how blessed the Putnam County community is to have so many great places to dine. More...

Editorials

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

PEOPLE WILL TALK

We may go through the world, but 'twill be Very slow, if we listen to all that is said as we go; We'll be worried and fretted, and kept in a stew, For meddlesome tongues must have something to do. More...

Word of the Week

qua \KWAH\  preposition : in the capacity or character of : as   More...

Worship Services

Worship Listings

CHABAD OF PUTNAM COUNTY 5 Fair Stree, Carmel 845 225 4770 www.PuntamChabad.org Rabbi Avi Korer conducts Shabbat services Saturdays at 10:00am. Education director Michal Korer. Hebrew school Sundays 10am - 12pm No membership necessary. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

TOBY ELIZABETH SCALA

Toby Elizabeth Scala, of Summit, NY, formerly Putnam Lake, NY, died suddenly on October 30, 2016. She was 35 years old.   More...

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‘No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.’ ~Hal Borland