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  1. 2 Brewster Stores Sold Beer to a Minor: State PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    New York State Police and State Liquor Authority personnel conducted an underage drinking enforcement operation in eastern and central Putnam County Jan. 22. In all, 22 stores were checked, using a 19-year old volunteer to purchase beer under the observation of plainclothes investigators supported by uniformed troopers. While 17 store clerks refused to complete the sale, 5 sold beer to the volunteer.

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  2. Some NYC suburban schools plan early dismissalsRead the original story

    Monday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... include Briarcliff Manor, Chappaqua, Croton-Harmon, Dobbs Ferry, Lakeland, North Salem and Yonkers. In Putnam County, there will be early dismissal in Garrison, Haldane and Mahopac. Schools will be closed in the Brewster, Carmel, Putnam Valley and ...

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  3. Winter Storm Warning Issued for Brewster, SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Putnam County. It's in effect from midnight tonight till 6 p.m., Jan. 24. Heavy wet snow is expected-from 5-8 inches of it, with up to one-tenth of an inch of ice.

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  4. Grand Marshals Named For Northern Westchester-Putnam St. Patrick's ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Chappaqua Daily Voice

    ... on the executive board. Cummins was honored as "Emerald of the Year" in 2007. She also volunteered at the Putnam County Feis. She is a Member of the County Tipperary N & B Association. Cummins is also involved with the Committee for the Patterson ...

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  5. Putnam Sheriff Arrests Men from NYC in Heroin Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Patch.com

    Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest of two New York City residents on narcotics-related criminal charges stemming from their alleged involvement in the sales of heroin throughout Putnam County. "Heroin has become a major problem throughout our country," said Smith.

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  6. A Wintry Weather Redux?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Patch.com

    ... should prepare for roads to turn slushy and slippery, while airline passengers may be faced with delays. Putnam County will be north of most of it, predicts Hudson Valley Weather. "A weak clipper will pass by to our south, keeping most of its ...

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  7. Cuomo Wants to Raise Minimum Wage in Brewster, Southeast to $10.50Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Patch.com

    ... le? The Living Wage calculator website by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology shows typical expenses for Putnam County and the amount adults working full-time need to cover those costs.

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  8. Southeast Resident Accused of Shoplifting: Putnam SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Patch.com

    Security at the Kohl's department store on Independent Way called police Jan. 9 to report an alleged shoplifting incident caught on store video, according to the Putnam County Sheriff's Office. She went to the Sheriff's Department in Carmel, where she was charged, processed and released pending her court date.

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  9. NY state accepting public comment on Algonquin pipeline workRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | 13WHAM

    ... be installed at the Stony Point Compression station in Rockland County and the Southeast Compressor Station in Putnam County. DEC will hold public hearings next week in Brewster and Stony Point and is accepting public comments through Feb. 27.

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  10. Southeast Woman, 33, Charged In Theft From Kohl'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. A woman was arrested after she was accused of stealing merchandise from the Kohl's department store in the town of Southeast, according to Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith. Deputy Sheriff Adam McKechnie responded to a reported larceny at the Kohl's store at 60 Independent Way on Friday, Jan. 9 at about 1 p.m., the sheriff's office said.

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  11. Police still trying to identify man found dead in Putnam County woods 20 years agoRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | Empire State News

    State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation from the Brewster barracks are seeking the public's assistance to help solve a 20-year-old cold case involving an unidentified deceased adult male. The victim was found in a wooded area adjacent to the Garden St. School, a public school, in the Village of Brewster, NY, Putnam County, on October 9, 1995.

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  12. 'Racially Charged Language' Reported At Mahopac-Carmel Basketball GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Rye Daily Voice

    ... 005 a melee took place following a basketball game between the two schools, according to a story posted to The Putnam County News and Recorder.

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  13. Former Peekskill Mayor, NY Gov. George Pataki Eyes Presidential RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. Former New York Gov. George Pataki, who currently lives in Garrison, is serious about running for President of the United States in 2016, according to The Washington Times.

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  14. Local Real Estate Market Ends 2014 StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Patch.com

    ... recession and 1.1 percent more than in 2013. The highest percentage increase - 6.3 percent - was posted in Putnam County. Rockland followed at 3.4 percent, Westchester at 0.6 percent, and Orange lost a little ground with a decrease of -0.8 percent. ...

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  15. Danbury Man Charged With Unlicensed OperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Danbury Daily Voice

    PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. A Danbury, Conn., man is facing a misdemeanor charge of unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, according to Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith. Deputy Sheriff Thomas Lee stopped a motorist who had committed a traffic violation about 11:47 p.m. Saturday on Route 6 in Carmel.

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  16. State Police Ask for Public's Help Solving 20-Year-Old Cold Case with Link to BrewsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Patch.com

    ... was found in a wooded area adjacent to the Garden St. School, a public school, in the Village of Brewster, NY, Putnam County, on October 9, 1995. This unknown individual's death was ruled a suicide due to self-inflicted wounds to his wrists. At the ...

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  17. Westchester, Rockland, Orange Counties Single Family Home Sales...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | White Plains CitizeNetReporter

    ... the 2008-2009 recession and 1.1% more than in 2013. The highest percentage increase - 6.3% - was posted in Putnam County. Rockland followed at 3.4%, Westchester at 0.6%, and Orange lost a little ground with a decrease of -0.8%. Westchester, Rockland ...

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  18. Police ask public to help ID apparent suicide victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | News12.com

    Officials released a digitally enhanced photo of the man who was found back in October 1995 in a wooded area near the Garden Street School in the village of Brewster. State police are asking the public to help solve a nearly 20-year-old mystery involving the apparent suicide of an unidentified man in Putnam County.

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  19. Brewster, Southeast Businesses: Beware NYSEG Phone ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Patch.com

    Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith is warning area merchants of a telephone scam which has been detected recently in Putnam County. The Sheriff's Office and local police have been notified that some local businesses, many of them restaurants, have received telephone calls from an individual claiming to be a representative from New York State Electric and Gas who is calling about billing matters.

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  20. New, Veteran Lawmakers Begin 2015 Legislative Session in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2012 | Your News Now

    ... beat out incumbent Terry Gipson for the 41st state Senate District which spans most of Dutchess and part of Putnam County. Some of her goals for the upcoming session include tackling a heroin epidemic, addressing infrastructure concerns and ...

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