Entries by Brian K. Austin

Putnam County Makes History Accessible Online Treasures of Putnam’s past to be published online with Hudson River Valley Heritage

Putnam County Makes History Accessible Online Treasures of Putnam’s past to be published online with Hudson River Valley Heritage April 13, 2016, CARMEL, NY – Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell and County Historian Sarah Johnson, Ph.D., have announced the County’s participation in the New York State regional scanning initiative called Hudson River Valley Heritage or […]

Public Health Summit VI Convenes Record Number of Community Partners; Nearly Three Dozen Community Interventions Highlighted

Public Health Summit VI Convenes Record Number of Community Partners;Nearly Three Dozen Community Interventions Highlighted Brewster, NY—More than 78 public health partners from 47 different community agencies convened at Putnam Hospital Center (PHC) on Tuesday, June 6, for the Sixth Annual Public Health Summit, organized by the Putnam County Department of Health with support from […]

PUTNAM COUNTY ROW OF HONOR NOVEMBER!

PUTNAM COUNTY ROW OF HONOR TO FLY THROUGH NOVEMBER 23RD “The Row of Honor is a beautiful way to show gratitude to the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our safety and freedom,” says Putnam County Executive, MaryEllen Odell, “This biannual tradition means so much to both veterans who have risked their […]

Seventy Veterans and Residents Attend Row of Honor Kick-Off on Armed Forces Day

CARMEL, N.Y. – Armed Forces Day, a national commemoration of Americans serving in the five U.S. military branches, marked the kick off of Putnam County’s annual Row of Honor season at the Carmel VFW Hall, located on Route 52 in Carmel, N.Y. Preceded by a pancake breakfast organized by the Putnam County Joint Veterans Council […]

Good Day Hudson Valley visits Putnam’s largest business expo. Host, Lisa Kaslyn, interviews County Executive MaryEllen Odell and more!

Good Day Hudson Valley visits Putnam’s largest business expo. Host, Lisa Kaslyn, interviews County Executive MaryEllen Odell, former NY Jet football player and ESPN announcer, Marty Lyons, former Voice contestant, Amanda Ayala and several local business exhibitors, including Skin Serendipity, Boyd Artesian Wells and DMC Interiors

Annual Putnam Children’s Expo & Public Safety Day Draws Record Crowds

Annual Putnam Children’s Expo & Public Safety Day Draws Record Crowds Demonstrations, Food, Games, and Entertainment Make Learning about Safety Fun CARMEL, NY (May 24, 2016) – On Saturday, May 14th, the 11th annual Children’s Expo and Public Safety Day drew record crowds to the County’s TOPS (Training and Operations) building on the Donald B. […]

Memorial Day Events & Festivities Around Putnam County

Friday , Saturday , Sunday, May 27,28,29, 2016 Putnam County Joint Veterans Council- John Morris Memorial Watchfire Vigil, each night 6 PM-6AM May 27,28,29 Opening Ceremony Friday the 27th at 7:00 PM Flag Retirement through out the Vigil. Sunday May 29, 20156 VFW Post 1374 & Auxiliary, Carmel & American Legion Post 270- 9:00 AM Ceremony […]