Entries by Brian K. Austin

PUTNAM COUNTY PASSPORT SATURDAY-SEPTEMBER 26, 2015

PUTNAM COUNTY PASSPORT SATURDAY-SEPTEMBER 26, 2015 Press Contact:                       Michael C. Bartolotti, Putnam County Clerk Telephone:                             845-808-1142 X49301 In recognition that September is “National Passport Awareness Month” and the upcoming holiday travel season, the Putnam County Clerk’s Office is hosting a “Second 2015 Putnam County Passport Saturday” at its office located at 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, […]

Calling all #Instagram #Foodies: Chance to Win $50 gift card—Tag photo with #EatSmartRestaurantWeek

Calling all #Instagram #Foodies: Chance to Win $50 gift card—Tag photo with #EatSmartRestaurantWeek Brewster, NY—The Second Annual Eat Smart Restaurant Week (ESRW) kicks off on Sunday, September 27 and runs through Sunday, October 11. This year the Putnam County Department of Health has added Instagram to the promotional mix, giving ESRW participants a chance to […]

LIVE HEALTHY PUTNAM Tip of the Month: Watch the caffeine

LIVE HEALTHY PUTNAM: Blood pressure tip: Watch the caffeine – Drinking caffeinated beverages can temporarily cause a spike in your blood pressure. If you have reason to be worried about caffeine’s effect on your blood pressure,  click here for more information : http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-pressure/expert-answers/blood-pressure/FAQ-20058543

2015 Schedule Public Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Clinics

Putnam County Department of Health 2015 Schedule Public Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Clinics The Putnam County Department of Health is offering seasonal flu vaccine to residents of Putnam County 18 years of age and older: Monday, September 21 Carmel Fire Department 2 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Route 52 & Vink Drive, Carmel    Wednesday, October 7 Garrison […]

Taxpayers save as Putnam Hwy Dept. does drainage work on Route 9D in Cold Spring

  Carmel, N.Y. – Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell and Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra went to the worksite where Putnam County is helping the Village of Cold Spring complete a portion of the restored Multi-Modal Drainage Project (MMDP) on Route 9D near Craigside Drive. The Putnam County Highway Department is currently replacing drainage pipes and catch […]

Putnam County Department of Health Holds Point of Dispensing (POD) Drill County Employees Act as “Patients”

Putnam County Department of Health Holds Point of Dispensing (POD) Drill County Employees Act as “Patients” Brewster, NY- The Health Department, working in collaboration with the Bureau of Emergency Services and the Sheriff’s Department, conducted a mock Point of Dispensing (POD) drill on August 12, distributing life-saving medications to more than 350 Putnam “residents.” County […]

Cold Spring-Beacon Shuttle Highlights Regional Collaboration between Putnam and Dutchess Communities

Cold Spring-Beacon Shuttle Highlights Regional Collaboration between Putnam and Dutchess Communities CARMEL, NY – Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell and Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro celebrated the launch of an inter-county shuttle service offered between the Village of Cold Spring and the City of Beacon including stops at Mount Beacon, Main Street, the Metro-North Train […]