Entries by Brian K. Austin

 BEWARE OF SCAMS  3 New Scams have been identified.  Here is some information to help you avoid being a victim

 BEWARE OF SCAMS  3 New Scams have been identified.  Here is some information to help you avoid being a victim    SCAM #1 Homeowner Repair Grants Earlier this week our office was notified by the Montgomery County Office for the Aging that they have been getting a large number of NY Connects calls from older […]

Putnam County Golf Course is open

The state has changed its guidance on golf courses and will now allow golfers to return to the links with additional public safety precautions in place, Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell announced. The Putnam County Golf Course, which was closed on April 11 to comply with Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Executive Order on non-essential businesses has […]

PCDOH Supports Order on Cloth Face Coverings: My Face Covering Protects You; Your Face Covering Protects Me

My Face Covering Protects You; Your Face Covering Protects Me BREWSTER, NY— The one constant with COVID-19 seems to be the rapidly changing evolution of information and science. Experts continue to research and learn more about the novel coronavirus. Recent studies have now confirmed that individuals who are ill but have no symptoms can still […]

Coping with Grief during COVID-19 – Ten Tips for Helping Others Grieve

Click here for Infographic from New York State Department of Health Immediately acknowledge the loss. Reach out to say, “I am so sorry for your loss.” Don’t be nervous. It doesn’t matter if you know the bereaved or the deceased well, just reach out. Do not minimize the loss or try to “take away” the […]