Putnam County Newswire

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  1. Westchester's Earthquakes Often Go UnnoticedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Harrison Daily Voice

    ... hit Mount Kisco on May 11, 2014 and another of 2.5 on the Richter Scale was recorded in Peekskill and southern Putnam County on July 5, a day after more obvious Fourth of July fireworks rocked the area. The most recent earthquake in the area was the ...

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  2. Local HS Football Teams Tested In Multi-Team Scrimmage At White Plains HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | The Tarrytown Daily Voice

    High school football teams from Westchester and Putnam counties and New York City met at White Plains High School Saturday in a multi-team scrimmage just one week before local Section 1 football begins on Friday, Sept.

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  3. Brewster Health Department is Going 'Batty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Patch.com

    ... months and this year has been no different. So far this summer 61 bats have been brought in for testing to the Putnam County Department of Health. That is up about 35 specimens from last year at this time, and a sign that the capture-the-bat message ...

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  4. Laborers Union Local 60 Backs Falk In 94th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Somers Daily Voice

    ... z in the 94th Assembly District, which includes the towns of Carmel, Patterson, Putnam Valley and Southeast in Putnam County, as well as Somers and Yorktown in Westchester County.

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  5. Ready, Set, Run for Your Life in BrewsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Patch.com

    ... September 7 at 10 am, rain or shine. The occasion is the First Annual Run 4 Your Life event, organized by the Putnam County Department of Health. The 5-kilometer runners and the 1-Mile walkers will start off together, on Milan Road near One Geneva ...

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  6. Kunekune Piglets Arrive at Tilly Foster FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Patch.com

    ... residing at the 199-acre county-owned property on Route 312 in Brewster. "The arrival of the piglets reaffirms Putnam County's commitment to housing a variety of animals at Tilly Foster Farm for the public to enjoy," said Deputy County Executive ...

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  7. Unemployment Rates Continue to Fall LocallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Patch.com

    ... reports that the unemployment rate was 5.4 percent in the tri-county area, down from 6.3 percent in July 2013. Putnam County is fueling the region's results. At 5.1 percent, Putnam is eighth on the list of counties in New York with the lowest ...

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  8. Lawyer charged with bribing and tampering with witnessRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Empire State News

    CARMEL An attorney who was charged with bribing a witness, tapering with a witness, and conspiracy, surrendered to Putnam County authorities late Thursday afternoon.

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  9. Man Pronounced Dead After Boat Capsizes In Croton Falls ReserviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Armonk Daily Voice

    ... found about 60 minutes later. Mutual aid was also provided by the Mahopac Fire Department, Carmel Police, the Putnam County Sherrif's Department, New York State Police, DEP Police and the North Salem Volunteer Ambulance Corps. Aviation units from ...

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  10. Schumer And Gillibrand Announce Nearly $250,000 in Federal FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Hudson Valley Press

    ... Fire Department in Westchester County will receive $59,375, the Philipstown North Highlands Fire District in Putnam County will receive $110,675 and the Roosevelt Fire District in Dutchess County will receive $78,945. The funding was allocated ...

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  11. Man's body found in woods in Putnam CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Times Herald-Record

    Authorities in Putnam County are trying to confirm the identity of a man whose body was found in a wooded area in Carmel.

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  12. Body found off Route 6 near John Simpson Road in CarmelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | News12.com

    Officials say they know the identity of the man, but are not releasing it until they've notified the family. The Putnam County Sheriff's Office tells News 12 there does not appear to be any foul play involved, but are awaiting results of an autopsy.

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  13. Common Cause NY opposes Comcast/Time Warner Cable mega-mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Albany Times Union

    ... elsewhere upstate, New York City and Long Island. In contrast, Comcast serves about 24,000 households in Putnam County. Its cable TV, Internet and home phone services operate under the Xfinity name. Lerner also wrote that Comcast has a history of ...

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  14. For The BirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... 460 of them in the U.S. - and join them in a local outing. There are a lot fewer birds. When I was first in Putnam County, N.Y., in the 1970s, we had quite a lot of rose-breasted grosbeaks. That is an absolutely gorgeous songbird, and there are a ...

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  15. Deadline Aug. 15 to register for primary votingDeadline Aug. 15 to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Deadline Aug. 15 to register for primary voting Voters not enrolled in a party can't vote in that party's primary Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/VbExFx The deadline to register to vote in the Sept.

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    Saturday Aug 9 | Connecticut Post

    ... friends and neighbors, searched his home and yard, and followed up reports of sightings from Rhode Island to Putnam County, N.Y., but no clue to his whereabouts has ever turned up. "It's been a year, and we have no more answers,'' said Lori ...

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  17. Newtown man's disappearance troubles loved ones a year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | News Times

    ... friends and neighbors, search his home and yard, and followed up reports of sightings from Rhode Island to Putnam County, N.Y., but no clue to his whereabouts has ever turned up. "It's been a year, and we have no more answers,'' said Lori Hoagland, ...

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  18. Audition notice: '25 t h Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee' at Wayne DenschRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The competition is intense. The words are hilarious. Let the spelling begin! The show centers around a fictional spelling bee in Putnam County, New York.

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  19. Westchester Legislators Want Stricter Review Process for Gas Pipeline ExpansionRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | New Rochelle Talk

    ... for pressurized gas with new 42-inch pipe from Rockland County to Massachusetts via Northern Westchester and Putnam County. Included in the project would be a tunnel built for the pipeline beneath the Hudson River and expansion of compressor ...

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  20. Actress Jane Alexander fits bird-watching in between shootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Star Tribune

    ... 460 of them in the U.S. - and join them in a local outing. A: There are a lot fewer birds. When I was first in Putnam County, New York, in the 1970s, we had quite a lot of rose-breasted grosbeaks. That is an absolutely gorgeous songbird, and there ...

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