Entries by Brian K. Austin

PUTNAM COUNTY HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015

PUTNAM COUNTY HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015 Brewster, NY -Putnam County will hold a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Day for Putnam County residents on Saturday, October 3. The Putnam County Department of Health and New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) are co-sponsoring the FREE event which […]

Putnam Agencies Stand Up for National Day Without Stigma

  Putnam Agencies Stand Up for National Day Without Stigma Brewster, NY— Mental health problems are more common than most people think. In fact, one in four Americans has a diagnosable mental health disorder in any given year and these numbers are similar in Putnam County. This October, mental health advocates from the county and […]

Fall Flu Clinics for Putnam County Residents

Fall Flu Clinics for Putnam County Residents Brewster, NY—If you had a convenient, cost-effective means of protecting your family’s health, would you take advantage of it? The Putnam County Department of Health provides this opportunity at two upcoming flu vaccination clinics. “Immunizations are one of the most studied and monitored public health practices in existence, […]

Welcome the Brewster Bulldogs Pro Hockey Team to Putnam County

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** 9a.m. Tuesday, September 15 Brewster Ice Arena Welcome the Brewster Bulldogs Pro Hockey Team to Putnam County Putnam County is the new home to a Class-A Level Federal Hockey League team the Brewster Bulldogs for the 2015-16 season. County Executive MaryEllen Odell will join Brewster Bulldogs Owners Bruce Bennett and Ed Crowe, General […]

Putnam to host Traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall Sept. 24-27

CARMEL, N.Y.  – Honoring the sacrifice of those who have served in the U.S.  Armed Forces is important to Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell.  To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, the Putnam County Joint Veterans Council, in cooperation with Putnam County Government, will host the Traveling Wall at Putnam County Veterans Memorial […]

National Preparedness Month Observed for Twelfth Year; “Don’t Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today.”

National Preparedness Month Observed for Twelfth Year; “Don’t Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today.”   Brewster, NY—This September is the 12th observance of National Preparedness Month and Putnam residents are being encouraged to act on what the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has designated as this year’s theme: “Don’t wait. Communicate. Make a plan.” […]