July 27, 2011 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

~TALK of our TOWN~

Old fashioned fun is plentiful in Putnam, espe­cially at this weekend’s Putnam County 4-H Fair. There will be animals, games, lots of food, and even a fishing contest starting Friday and through the entire weekend. See details on page 10 More...

Health Commissioner Amler Relocates to Westchester

Putnam’s loss will be West­chester’s gain. Dr. Sherlita Amler, the county’s first and only Com­missioner of Health, will be leaving her post this fall to become Westchester’s Health Commissioner, effective Oc­tober 3. More...

Seminars for Seniors

Join the Putnam County Office for the Aging and be proactive in planning for important issues that might affect your future years. · Understand the basics of original Medicare with Eric Hausman from National Gov­ernment Services. More...

Continental Village Fire Fighter Joins Marines

For the second time in just over a year, another Conti­nental Village Volunteer Fire Fighter has joined the United States Marine Corps. More...

Emerald Ash Borers on Putnam’s Doorstep

Agrilus planipennis Fair­maire, otherwise known as the emerald ash borer, is one of those shiny Asian imports that Americans can definitely do without. More...

Defensive Driving Class Offered

The Defensive Driving Insurance Reduction Program is a six-hour course consisting of a series of films and discus­sions about driving attitudes and behaviors. More...

Weekly Poll

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