Entries by Brian K. Austin

United for the Troops – Operation Cupid

United for the Troops has a red box in the County Office Building. Operation Cupid with United For The Troops. It starts now and we pack on January 23. All small Valentine favorites, Plenty of Valentine Cards from all ages and any items from our Wish list. Wish list: “UNITED FOR THE TROOPS “ We […]

The Brewster Sports Foundation (‘BSF’) is planning for our 9th Annual Fundraising Gala on behalf of Brewster School Athletics on Saturday, January 30, 2016

The Brewster Sports Foundation (‘BSF’) is planning for our 9th Annual Fundraising Gala on behalf of Brewster School Athletics on Saturday, January 30, 2016 Star Ridge Banquet Center 38 Starr Ridge Road Brewster, New York 10509.   The event draws 180-200 local Brewster voters active in the Brewster school district and community who I’m sure would appreciate […]

Dr. Nesheiwat Named Acting Commissioner of Putnam County Health Department

CARMEL, N.Y. – County Executive MaryEllen Odell has named Dr. Michael Nesheiwat Acting Commissioner of the Putnam County Health Department. “Dr. Nesheiwat has been an asset to the Putnam County community for many years,” said Odell. “I am confident that he will do an incredible job overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Health Department while […]

Odell Recommends Recording a Gift That Will Keep Giving for Years to Come

CARMEL, N.Y. – Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell encourages families to take the opportunity this holiday season to bridge the gap between your family of today and your family of yesteryear by recording an oral history during the holidays.  Today’s ever-changing technology allows for ease of recording by old and young alike. So charge up […]

KEVIN’S CHRISTMAS MIRACLE

This little guy, Kevin Blackman, has been fighting leukemia since only 3 months of age. This week as so many of us are celebrating the holiday season visiting decorated trees and Santa Claus,. Kevin, after several weeks of chemo at St. Jude’s in Tennessee, is going to Boston in hopes of a bone marrow transplant. […]

Putnam Remembers the Soldiers Overseas with Operation Defend the Holidays

CARMEL, N.Y. – During this season of giving, we need to remember that our greatest gift is that of freedom. For the second year, Putnam County Government and the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department are working in a joint effort with United for the Troops to raise money to send comfort packages to those serving in […]

“Last Chance” Public Flu Vaccination Clinic Scheduled for December 10 at the Putnam County Department of Health

“Last Chance” Public Flu Vaccination Clinic Scheduled for December 10 at the Putnam County Department of Health Brewster, NY – The influenza season is upon us with flu activity being reported sporadically across the nation. In the United States, flu activity is usually highest between December and February, but cases may linger as late as […]