Entries by Brian K. Austin

Odell Supports Search for Outstanding Senior Citizens

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell is supporting Director of the Office for Senior Resources, Michael Cunningham, and the Putnam County Senior Citizens Advisory Board as they seek nominations for this year’s SENIOR CITIZEN OF THE YEAR AWARD. “We are fortunate to have a very active senior population,” said Odell. “Selecting one man and one woman […]

Soulmates Show at Tilly’s Table Sparks Marriage Proposal

BREWSTER, NY – Nicholas Murphy of the Bronx found his soulmate in Michelle Magaletto, 27, of Mahopac. He got down on one knee and proposed to her at the Soulmates performance on Saturday, Jan. 20 at Tilly’s Table on Tilly Foster Farm in Brewster. She accepted. “Congratulations to Nick and Michelle on their engagement,” said […]

Putnam County honored for financial reporting

CARMEL, NY – Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell announced that Putnam County has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR). The Certificate of Achievement, according to the GFOA, is judged by […]

Putnam County’s Annual Tree and Shrub Seedling Sale

Carmel, NY – Putnam County Soil and Water Conservation District and Cornell Cooperative Extension offer Putnam County’s 2018 Annual Tree and Shrub Seedling Sale is a long-time tradition to promote the planting of trees, shrubs, flowers and groundcovers. “I know it’s the middle of winter”, said Lauri Taylor, District Manager, “but why not get excited […]

County Executive Odell and Chairman Castellano Ready to Work

CARMEL, NY – After being elected chairman of the Putnam County Legislature by his colleagues on Tuesday, Jan. 2, Legislator Joseph Castellano met with Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell to discuss the year’s agenda. With the County already actively engaged in issues such as the opioid crisis, personnel changes and infrastructure issues, the two agreed […]

Putnam Health Dept. Wins $55,000 Award from NYSDOH

BREWSTER, NY- The Putnam County Department of Health (PCDOH) has been awarded a total of $55,000 through a competitive, state-wide program focused on the prevention of chronic diseases, such as obesity or diabetes. The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) chose to focus funds on preventing these types of diseases because they have surpassed […]

Putnam County District Attorney’s Asset Forfeiture Unit Auction January 2018

Visit Auctionsinternational.com to see the latest vehicles up for auction by the Putnam County District Attorney’s Asset Forfeiture Unit.  Vehicles auctioned here were seized and forfeited as the result of felony crimes in our county.  Please contact Tracy Locascio at 845-808-1051 for questions. *All vehicles are sold with clean titles in the name of the […]

Notice of Public hearing for January 24th 2018

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam at Room 300 of the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, New York 10512 on the 24th day of January at 4:30 P.M. and again at 6:30 P.M. concerning: A LOCAL LAW Amending Chapter […]