Entries by Brian K. Austin

500 Comfort Packages Shipped to Soldiers Overseas Thanks to Putnam County! Take a Look at the New Video!

500 Comfort Packages Shipped to Soldiers Overseas Thanks to Putnam County Comfort packages to 500 men and women serving overseas in the U.S. Armed Forces will be sent through United For The Troops. Defend the Holidays, was the initative of County Executive MaryEllen Odell. “During the season of giving, it was important to remember that […]

 Putnam County Youth Court Celebrates “30” Years.

The Putnam County Youth Court is one of many successful programs run through the Putnam County Youth Bureau Department. Putnam County Youth Court is a unique and effective growing prevention and intervention program. It has been making a difference in the lives of young people throughout Putnam County since 1987.The Putnam County Youth Court Program […]

Health Department Issues Winter Reminder about Carbon Monoxide Safety

Health Department Issues Winter Reminder about Carbon Monoxide Safety BREWSTER, NY —During the winter months, people seal their windows and turn up their heat. As a result, carbon monoxide (CO) poisonings rise. Each year approximately 500 Americans are killed, and thousands more are injured, due to CO poisoning. In fact, this odorless, colorless, and tasteless […]

INTERACTIVE MYSTERY DINNER THEATRE: HOMESTYLE HOMICIDE

INTERACTIVE MYSTERY DINNER THEATRE: HOMESTYLE HOMICIDE ​EVERY FRIDAY IN THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY NOW TAKING RESERVATIONS  $49.00 per person, plus tax and gratuity (full price will be included in the final price in the shopping cart) No refunds unless we cancel or move an event. ​Price includes show and cold appetizers. ​Performance Dates: Friday, February […]

County Renews and Amends Camp Herrlich Lease to Ensure Long-term Care of Property and Infrastructure Improvements

County Renews and Amends Camp Herrlich Lease to Ensure Long-term Care of Property and Infrastructure Improvements CARMEL, NY – Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell announced today that the legislature passed a resolution to amend the County’s lease with Camp Herrlich. Amendments, featuring a guaranteed 20- year lease term, were sought by Camp Herrlich to ensure […]

Health Department Releases 2016-2018 CHA and CHIP

Health Department Releases 2016-2018 CHA and CHIP BREWSTER, NY— Five community-wide coalitions and 91 community organizations joined the Putnam County Department of Health in compiling and issuing a joint Community Health Assessment and Community Health Improvement Plan for the years covering 2016 through 2018. “It is government’s role to protect and improve the lives of […]