Entries by Brian K. Austin

Census 2020 – Everyone Counts in Putnam

April 1, 2020 is Census Day. The Census is mandated by the U.S. Constitution. The United States has been conducting the Census every ten years since 1790. Data from the Census will be used for the next ten years for many things – including determining New York State’s representation in Congress as well as local […]

Putnam County Clerk Michael C. Bartolotti to swear in New Citizens at Naturalization Ceremony on Wednesday January 22 2020

Putnam County Clerk Michael C. Bartolotti to swear in New Citizens at Naturalization Ceremony on Wednesday January 22 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the Putnam County Historic Courthouse in Carmel NY Putnam County Clerk Michael C. Bartolotti will host a Naturalization Ceremony on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at the Putnam County Historic […]

Travel Channel star and “Mysteries at the Museum” host Don Wildman stopped by the Putnam History Museum

Travel Channel star and “Mysteries at the Museum” host Don Wildman stopped by the Putnam History Museum in Cold Spring last week.  While there he took in some of the great West Point Foundry history on exhibit.  Wildman, a Hudson Valley resident, was in Cold Spring to meet Mary Jean Cerbini, 5th grade teacher at […]

Pierson Cemetery Stones

Mahopac, NY — It was a special family reunion of sorts when former Mahopac resident Brad Smith recently visited his ancestor’s family plot at the now abandoned Mahopac Methodist Episcopal Cemetery, located off McMahon Place, the site of the original 1826 Methodist Church. “My great grandparents, Nelson and Johanna Pierson, immigrated around 1880 from Sweden […]

Christmas comes early to the Office of Senior Resources’ Friendship Center at Philipstown

Seniors in Philipstown were delighted this past Monday by an early delivery of Christmas gifts from the parishioners of Our Lady of Loretto Church in Cold Spring, NY to the Senior Friendship Center at Philipstown.  Santa Claus size sacks of goodies including Christmas cards with gift cards inside, hats, gloves, scarves, blankets, toiletries, home office […]

public hearing will be held before the County Executive of the County of Putnam January 8th at 4:30 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m Regarding R#301

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 8th day of January 4:30 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m. concerning: A LOCAL LAW Amending Chapter 145 of […]

Grand opening of the fully renovated senior citizens center in Carmel

Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell, was joined by county Legislators, state lawmakers, members of her administration and county employees for the grand opening of the fully renovated and expanded senior citizens center in Carmel. The Carmel Friendship Center, housed in the Donald B. Smith Government Campus on Old Route 6, opened Thursday, Dec. 19 after […]

IT Systems Specialist Job Opening

The Putnam County Office of IT/GIS seeks a qualified candidate for the position of IT Systems Specialist. Responsible for installation, maintenance and relocation of servers and associated peripheral equipment, management of the physical environment, configuration and administration of physical and virtual server complexes, including installation of operating systems and support software. Minimum requirements include a […]

Environmental Health Aide Job Opening

The Putnam County Department of Health is seeking a highly motivated person to work part time in our Environmental Health Division ($17.71/hour, 25 hours per week). Typical work will include engineering field inspections, sample collection, data management, complaint investigations and other related inspections in environmental health. Driver’s license required.  Use of personal car may be […]