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  1. MISN's Certified Navigator Continues to Partner with Putnam County...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Patch.com

    NEWBURGH, New York- Newburgh, NY Maternal Infant Services Network, Inc. announces that Navigator Wanda Ramirez has expanded her hours at the Putnam County WIC located at 1 Geneva Rd, Brewster, NY 10509 to assist individuals, families, and small businesses enroll in NY State of Health Marketplace. Wanda, a bilingual Certified NY State of Health Navigator, has been enrolling at Putnam County WIC every Monday since August 2013.

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  2. Multi-Vehicle Crash On I-684 Causes DelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Yorktown Daily Voice

    A multi-vehicle accident as resulted in delays on southbound I-684 in North Salem near the Putnam County border.

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  3. Best Gas Prices In And Around North SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The North Salem Daily Voice

    PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. Before you head out for the weekend, find out where the best gas prices are in the Putnam and North Salem areas.

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  4. Peekskill Parks And Rec Worker Rescues Girl On Icy LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    ... month, theexaminernews.com reported. Male has worked for Peekskill for 12 years and umpires men's softball in Putnam County, according to theexaminernews.com.

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  5. Putnam County Man Indicted in Alleged One World Trade Center FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Patch.com

    John Servider of Patterson was charged with Vincent Vertuccio and Praful Pandya in a case involving an $11.4 million contract for work on the One World Trade Center project. According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Servider was charged with conspiracy to alter, and alteration of, records for use in a grand jury proceeding.

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  6. Westchester School Districts Reporting High Opt-Out RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Ossining Daily Voice

    ... of the student body or higher, LoHud.com said. Some of the highest numbers in the area were reported in Putnam County, including Mahopac Schools which is reporting 45 percent of elementary schoolers and 55 percent middle schoolers choosing not to ...

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  7. Southeast Residents: Sheriff's Association Will Begin Fundraising This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Patch.com

    The New York State Sheriff's Association Institute will begin a fundraising drive this week, and Putnam County Sheriff Donald Smith wants Southeast and Brewster residents to know what it's about. Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that the New York State Sheriffs' Association Institute will begin its annual Honorary Membership drive in Putnam County within the next few days.

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  8. Wilton Man Charged With Drug PossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Wilton Daily Voice

    A Wilton, Conn., man was arrested on a drug possession charge in the Town of Southeast on Tuesday, April 7, according to the Putnam County Sheriff's Department. Marc T. Padovan, 19, of 50 Chessor Lane in Wilton, was the passenger in a vehicle that had been stopped by Deputy Sheriff Thomas Less, after the motorist committed a traffic violation.

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  9. Best Gas Prices In And Around North SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. Before you head out for the weekend, find out where the best gas prices are in the North Salem and Putnam areas.

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  10. Wilton, CT Man Faces Drug Charges in SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Patch.com

    ... Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree, a misdemeanor. The defendant was processed at the Putnam County Correctional Facility and released pending an April 28, 2015 appearance in the Town of Southeast Justice Court to answer the ...

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  11. Former Cortlandt Resident Receives Massive Prison Sentence for Bank HeistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Patch.com

    Karriem Barrow, 43, was sentenced to 16 terms of life in prison plus two terms of 20 years in prison in connection with his participation in a series of armed robberies in 2010, United States Attorney Preet Bharara announced Wednesday. Barrow was found guilty of robbing seven banks in Westchester and Putnam counties, and a restaurant in the Bronx, in early 2010.

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  12. America's prison sentencing madnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Newsday

    I've been a county jail volunteer for more than 10 years on Long Island, and I can tell you that educational services are long overdue. Photo Credit: iStock On Wednesday, Lacey Spears was sentenced to 20 years to life for killing her 5-year-old son.

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  13. Educators Give Governor, Legislature 'F' For New Teacher Evaluation RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    School superintendents and teachers in Westchester and Putnam counties agree that new job evaluation standards folded into the state budget are even worse than the current set mandated four years ago. Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed 50 percent of a public school teacher's annual evaluation be measured by students' progress on test scores.

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  14. NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital Farmers' Market to add shuttle service for May openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Patch.com

    In an effort to make fresh, wholesome foods more widely available to the community, NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital will be launching a shuttle service from downtown Peekskill to provide transportation to its Farmers' Markets this season. The hospital's Farmers' Market will launch its fourth season on May 12. More than a dozen vendors will offer a variety of products from fresh produce to gourmet specialty items on the hospital campus from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month from May through November.

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  15. Putnam Will Get Chunk of Federal Grants for Emergency and Counterterrorism TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Patch.com

    Putnam County will receive $275,000 out of more than $233 million in federal grants that will support counterterrorism and emergency preparedness activities in counties across New York State. The funding, provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency through its Homeland Security Grant Program, supports regional preparedness efforts, including planning, organization, and training activities that are critical to sustaining and improving community prevention, protection, response, and recovery capabilities, state officials said.

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  16. Registered Sex Offender Arrested for Failing to Report Southeast ResidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Patch.com

    ... into custody on an arrest warrant. Deitz was arraigned in the Town of Southeast Justice Court and sent to the Putnam County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 bail. He remains held in the jail as of April 6 and is scheduled to return to the ...

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  17. Thousands Attend Tilly Foster Farm Egg-stravaganza in BrewsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Patch.com

    The forecast called for rain all week, but the sun was out on Saturday, April 4 and thousands of people headed over to Tilly Foster Farm in Brewster, where Putnam County Tourism hosted its first Tilly Foster Farm Egg-stravaganza. "The turnout for this event was amazing; so much more than we could have hoped to have to attend," said Frank Smith, Deputy Director of Putnam County Tourism.

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  18. Sinkhole opens up near Putnam County deliRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | News12.com

    The crater swallowed up a small section of the parking lot outside of the Carmel General Store on Route 311. The crater swallowed up a small section of the parking lot outside of the Carmel General Store on Route 311.

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  19. Arts Organizations Partner to Present "de Novo"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Patch.com

    ... have announced that their respective organizations will partner to bring the documentary play "De Novo" to Putnam County for a performance at AOTL in Lake Carmel on April 25 and at the Studio in Brewster on May 9. Created by the off-Broadway Houses ...

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  20. Open Door Family Medical Centers Launches "Learn and Live" Social...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Patch.com

    ... home to communities throughout Westchester for the past 40 years and we recently opened a health center in Putnam County. Our mission is to ensure that everyone, regardless of their ability to pay have access to the best medical care available. ...

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