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Historic Putnam County & the Birth of the American Circus

The Putnam County Historian’s Office, in partnership with Southeast Museum, recently debuted “Historic Putnam County & the Birth of the American Circus”, a virtual exhibit hosted and narrated by Putnam County’s well-known journalist and skilled storyteller, Eric Gross.  This lesson in local history can be found on the County’s YouTube channel as part of the […]

Mental Health in Focus: October is Depression Awareness Month

Putnam’s In-Person Out of Darkness Walk Scheduled for October 18 Brewster, NY—This October more than ever before—mental health matters. Day-, week- and month-long observations serve as a backdrop to the effect the pandemic is having on everyone’s mental well-being. National Depression Screening Day was October 8; World Mental Health Day, October 10; Mental Illness Awareness […]

Scam – Fake Support Contacts

A popular scam involves an individual or company contacting you claiming to be from “support” and urging you strongly to respond to their message ASAP. Recently, members have been contacted by “Apple support,” “Microsoft Support,” and “Amazon Support.” Often the contacts involve emails or texts asking you to click a link to fix a problem. […]

Save Lives on Organ Donor Enrollment Day!

On Thursday October 8th, Putnam County Clerk’s Office will be joining forces with LiveOnNY to make a difference in the lives of New Yorkers. ​ ​Did you know that nearly 10,000 children and adults in New York are currently waiting for a lifesaving organ transplant? These are our friends, family, and neighbors who need our help. Every day, […]

Make Your Drive-Thru Flu Clinic Appointment Online!

Putnam County residents who would like to attend the October 16 drive-thru flu vaccination clinic can now make their required appointment online. Find out how our drive-thru clinics works and make your appointments by visiting https://www.putnamcountyny.com/seasonalfluclinic/. The October 16 Drive-Thru clinic is being offered at the Putnam County Department of Health, located at 1 Geneva […]

PUBLIC NOTICE – Meeting of the Putnam County Police Policy Review Panel on October 13, 2020.

PUBLIC NOTICE – Meeting of the Putnam County Police Policy Review Panel on October 13, 2020. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Putnam County Police Policy Review Panel formed pursuant to Executive Order No. 203 issued by Governor Andrew Cuomo on June 12, 2020, will hold a meeting on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, at 1:00pm, […]