Entries by Brian K. Austin

The 9th Annual Children’s Expo & Safety Fair was a success!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michelle Martine, CAC—845-808-1300, x44122 michelle.martine@putnamcountyny.gov   The 9th Annual Children’s Expo & Safety Fair took place at the Donald B. Smith County Government Campus in Carmel on Saturday April 26, 2014. Hundreds of people attended the event which was organized by the Child Advocacy of Putnam County (CAC) and the Bureau […]

Local Law no. 6 AMENDING ARTICLE 10, TITLE I & TITLE III OF THE PUTNAM COUNTY CHARTER ENTITLED “HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES”, “DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES”

County of Putnam County Local Law #6 of 2014 (Passed at May 6, 2014 Regular Meeting) APPROVAL/LOCAL LAW TO AMEND ARTICLE 12, SECTION 12.04 OF THE PUTNAM COUNTY CHARTER/CHANGING TITLE OF “OFFICE FOR THE AGING” TO “OFFICE FOR SENIOR RESOURCES” A Local Law to Amend Article 12, Section 12.04 of the Putnam County Charter to […]

NBC’s TODAY Show featured one of our Putnam Residents in a series called HOOKED: A Teacher’s Addiction and the New Face of Heroin

The heroin epidemic is on the rise and much more severe than before. On April 8th, NBC’s Today Show interviewed one of Putnam’s residents. Who is a Teacher, a mother, a daughter and now a recovering heroin addict. Follow the link below to find out more about this interesting story in Putnam County. CLICK HERE […]

2014 Annual Food Operator’s Seminar

The 2014 Annual Food Operator’s Seminar was held on March 25 and 26, with over 140  food service establishments attending this event held at the TOPS building. The Health Department kicked off its  campaign for “Eat Smart Restaurant Week” to be held in September.    A panel of local farmers and restaurateurs discussed the trend of […]