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How to Combat COVID Fatigue and Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones

After months of restrictions put in place to protect New York State residents from COVID-19, many people are feeling ‚Äúpandemic fatigue,‚ÄĚ especially facing the holidays ahead. The coronavirus pandemic is still going strong, and in many places resurging. It is normal to become weary of the necessary precautions to slow the spread of disease. Here […]

Historic Treasures: The Pandemic’s Silver Lining

November 23, 2020, Brewster, N.Y. ‚Äď Recently, the Putnam County Historian‚Äôs Office hosted a virtual Historians‚Äô Roundtable where members of local historical societies and museums discussed the interesting and increasing trend of donating ephemera and artifacts during the past eight pandemic-riddled months, all while local and former Putnam County residents have been staying home to […]

Data informs decision-making: Putnam Pushes State for Zip-Code Breakdown

BREWSTER,¬†NY‚ÄĒ¬†Thanksgiving has always been a time for family and friends to gather. Unfortunately,¬†as Putnam County‚Äôs COVID-19¬†positivity rate and daily case count have been¬†on the rise,¬†local officials are encouraging residents to¬†modify holiday plans¬†and keep their families safe.¬†¬†The county is also working with the state to get information to residents, businesses, and schools that might be impacted […]

Region‚Äôs County Officials Unite to Implore Residents: ‚ÄėDon‚Äôt Get Casual About COVID‚Äô

County Leaders and Health Officials highlight dramatic increase in COVID-19 cases relating to casual, social gatherings Urge vigilance and safety precautions during holiday season ¬† Poughkeepsie, NY ‚Ķ¬†A week prior to Thanksgiving and the start of the winter holiday season, leaders from Dutchess, Orange, Putnam and Ulster counties¬†gathered virtually today¬†to ask residents to remain vigilant […]

If you worked at or visited Ministerio Internacional Campamento De Jehova Sunday, November 15 from 7:30am to 12pm You may have been exposed to COVID-19

Beyond these doors is a business that cares. Ministerio Internacional Campamento De Jehova follows CDC cleaning protocols and is helping to keep our community safe by informing their customers that a visitor here may have exposed others during the specified time. HEALTH ALERT If you worked at or visited Ministerio Internacional Campamento De Jehova, at […]

HEALTH ALERT – If you worked at or visited The Home Depot in Brewster on Saturday, November 7 You may have been exposed to COVID-19

Beyond these doors is a business that cares. Home Depot follows CDC cleaning protocols and is helping to keep our community safe by informing their customers that a visitor here may have exposed others during the specified time. HEALTH ALERT If you worked at or visited The Home Depot, at 80 Independent Way, Brewster on […]