Putnam County Newswire

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  1. Westchester County Real Estate Settles Into Steady State In Third QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Briarcliff Daily Voice

    ... Yorktown (1 percent). In the Lakeland School District, which includes Yorktown, Somers and Cortlandt and some Putnam County communities, the median sale price increased 17 percent. Some Westchester homes are even selling above asking price. In ...

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

    Friday Oct 17 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. Before the weekend begins, find out where the best gas prices are in the Putnam County and North Salem area. The lowest gas prices have been found courtesy of gasbuddy.com .

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  3. Women For Murphy Rally Raises Pay Equity QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Cortlandt Daily Voice

    ... he said. "Looking at Terrence's family, I think is the best example of how he leads and lives his life," said Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell, who was at the rally with 50 other women. "We know Terrence Murphy supports the full Senate ...

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  4. 1st witness called in wrongful conviction lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | News12.com

    Jeffrey Deskovic, who served 16 years behind bars for rape and murder, is suing Daniel Stephens, a retired Putnam County investigator, and Putnam County itself. The first witness was called in the lawsuit of a former Peekskill man who spent half his life in prison for a murder he didn't commit.

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  5. Mount Kisco Man, 28, Charged With Aggravated DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Mt Kisco Daily Voice

    ... o operating his vehicle with a suspended license due to a previous alcohol-related offense. He was remanded to Putnam County Jail on $1,000 bail, police said.

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  6. New Methadone Clinic Could Open In Peekskill Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    ... and Substance Abuse Services said the clinic would serve about 235 patients and would help ease the burden in Putnam County, which has no clinics of its own, LoHud.com reported.

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  7. Mount Kisco Man Charged with Aggregated Unlicensed Driving, DWI in BrewsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Patch.com

    ... the legal limit of intoxication. He was arraigned before the Village of Brewster Justice Court and sent to the Putnam County Jail in lieu of $1,000 cash bail. He is scheduled to reappear in court Oct. 15.

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  8. Fire At Mahopac's Olympic Diner Ruled Accidental, Could Reopen In A MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    The Saturday fire that has resulted in the temporary closure of the Olympic Diner on Route 6 in Mahopac was caused by the heat source of a stove igniting the inside of the restaurant's walls, LoHud.com reports. The fire, ruled accidental in a preliminary investigation by the Putnam County Fire Investigation Team, occurred while patrons were dining in the middle of the afternoon, according to the report.

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  9. Fall Fun: Pumpkin Picking In WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    ... purchase gourds and Halloween decorations or check out the corn maze at this farm located near the border of Putnam County. Outhouse Orchards also gives 15 minute hayride tours of the Hudson Valley farm. Pick pumpkins off the vine or from the stand, ...

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  10. Out of the Darkness Community Walk Starts on Gleneida Avenue Oct. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Patch.com

    Director of Veterans Services Karl Rohde and his deputy Art Hanley will be among those walking as they participate in the Putnam chapter of the Out of the Darkness Community Walk, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's signature fundraising campaign. The Putnam County Walk, which is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 19th, is sponsored by the Carmel Teachers' Association and will start at the Carmel Fire Department on Gleneida Avenue at 11 a.m. This year's goal is to raise $21,000.

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  11. Another lawmaker is under investigation by BhararaRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... re-election and confirmed that Bharara was looking at his campaign spending. Sen. Greg Ball, R-Patterson, Putnam County, has disputed reports that his campaign spending was under federal review; he's also not seeking re-election. Bharara has picked ...

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  12. Putnam Television and Film Commission Holds First Meeting Oct. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Patch.com

    Well, there will be lights but more discussion than action and no cameras - yet - when Tourism Director Libby Pataki meets with approximately 15 local residents who have knowledge and experience in the television and film industry. The group will be gathering for the first meeting of the Putnam County Television and Film Commission which is scheduled to take place at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 21 on the 3rd floor of the County Office Building, 40 Gleneida Avenue in the Hamlet of Carmel.

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  13. New York League of Conservation Voters Endorses GalefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Patch.com

    The New York League of Conservation Voters announced their endorsement of Assemblywoman Sandy Galef for re-election to the New York State Assembly - 95th AD. The endorsement of this organization was made after reviewing her record on environmental issues, legislation that she has authored or supported, and her votes in the New York State Assembly.

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  14. HNTB Corporation Selected For New York State I-84 Bridge Construction ProjectRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Public Works .com

    ... New York State Department of Transportation was successfully completed by HNTB on I-84 at Dingle Ridge Road in Putnam County, New York, in two weekends in late 2013. NYSDOT has been recognized with numerous national and international awards for the ...

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  15. Facebook Tip Helped Police ID Suspects in Pizzeria BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Patch.com

    ... 4th Degree, a Class E Felony. Hoti was also arraigned in the City of White Plains Court and returned to the Putnam County Jail. The State Police were assisted by the Putnam County Sheriff's Department. Have a news tip? Email ...

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  16. Crash on Farm to Market Road Leads to DWI ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Patch.com

    Richard Hofmeister of Pawling, NY, faces a charge of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, a Misdemeanor. State troopers dispatched by Putnam County 911 to investigate a one car collision that occurred on Farm to Market Road in Brewster Oct. 1 allege that the driver, Hofmeister, was intoxicated at the time of the crash.

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  17. State Senate Candidate Justin Wagner Opposes Algonquin PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

    Justin Wagner, the Democratic nominee in the 40th Senate District, said he completely opposes the proposed Spectra Algonquin Pipeline project. Wagner, in an interview with Daily Voice in his office in Croton-On-Hudson, said he was concerned about the pipeline going right through a school playground in Cortlandt where his daughter plays.

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  18. Police Arrest Woman Who Hosted Beer-Pong Party for TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Patch.com

    Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports the arrest Sept. 29 of a Putnam Valley woman on charges connected to hosting a drinking party for minors at her home.

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  19. Putnam Valley Woman Charged With Hosting Underage Drinking PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Croton Daily Voice

    Putnam County Sheriffs charged a Putnam Valley woman with hosting a party on Friday that involved underage drinking, officials said. Authorities received a complaint about a large party on Sunrise Drive.

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  20. Westchester Native, Ex-Gov. Pataki Endorses FrackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Somers Daily Voice

    In a speech at a Putnam County Economic Development Corporation breakfast, former Republican Gov. George Pataki endorsed what he called an "intelligent authorizing" of fracking. Pataki, a Peekskill native who is a Garrison resident, also backed keeping fracking away from parks and New York City's watershed in the Catskill Mountains and Hudson River Valley.

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