Putnam County Newswire

Putnam County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Putnam County, NY.

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  1. Putnam Valley Woman Faces DWI ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    A Putnam Valley woman faces charges of driving while intoxicated after she was stopped early Sunday, Feb. 7, on Oscawana Lake Road, the Putnam County Sheriff's Department said. Aga Rukaj, 45, was pulled over because she was driving erratically and had committed traffic violations, Sheriff Donald B. Smith said.

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  2. Somers' Oliva Kicks Off Congressional CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

    ... we don't have time for these silly political games," said Oliva. Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell were among several local officials on hand to support Oliva. "I'm proud to enthusiastically ...

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  3. Carmel Man Faces Multiple Misdemeanor ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    A Carmel man was arrested on misdemeanor and violation charges following a domestic dispute on Sunday, Jan. 31, the Putnam County Sheriff's Department said. Deputy Sheriff Kevin Radovich responded to a report of a physical dispute on Fowler Avenue and determined that Latuheru was in possession of cocaine and marijuana, authorities said.

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  4. Driver Who Hit Pole Was Drunk, Had Cocaine, Putnam Sheriff SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Cortlandt Daily Voice

    A Connecticut man faces DWI and drug charges after he crashed his car into a utility pole in Southeast, Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith said. Douglas Robinson, 44, of Brookfield, Conn., was arrested early Wednesday on Route 6 near the Middle Branch reservoir, police said.

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  5. NYPD cop shot in Bronx is member of Air National Guard unit at Stewart Airport Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Times Herald-Record

    ... with the 105th Airlift Wing and a broadcaster for their public affairs section. He lives in Brewster in Putnam County, and has been with the 105th for 10 years. The Associated Press reported that Espeut and two other NYPD officers were patrolling ...

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  6. DWI, Drug Possession Charges for Brookfield Man in SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Patch.com

    ... refused medical treatment. He was arraigned before Town of Carmel Justice Joseph Spofford and committed to the Putnam County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or bond pending a March 3 appearance in the Town of Southeast Justice ...

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  7. Croton Man Charged With Pot Possession After Philipstown StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Peekskill Daily Voice

    A Croton-on-Hudson man who was a passenger in a car pulled over by police in Philipstown now faces drug possession charges, police said. Efrain R. Burgos, Jr., 27, was arrested by Putnam County sheriff's deputies on Saturday, Jan. 30, on Route 9. Burgos was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, a misdemeanor; fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, a misdemeanor; and unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation, police said.

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  8. Man Charged With Felony DWI In BrewsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    ... ted conviction from 2013, police said. Wheeler was arraigned in the Town of Kent Justice Court and held at the Putnam County Jail on $500 cash bail, police said.

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  9. Putnam Sheriff: 2 Carmel Men Charged with BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    On Jan. 30, members of the Putnam County Sheriff's Department Bureau of Criminal Investigation arrested Danny Groissl, 24, and Joseph W. Braun, 26, both of Fowler Avenue, and charged each man with two counts of Burglary In the Second Degree, a felony. The arrests were the result of an investigation based on a Jan. 19 complaint from a Carmel man alleging that numerous items had been stolen from his parents' residence while they were away.

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  10. Some Parts of the Lower Hudson Valley Might See SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Patch.com

    ... chance of rain. Locations such in southern Westchester have the higher chance of snow, possibly 1-3 inches. In Putnam County, Brewster has a 20 percent chance, the National Weather Service says. Even in Rockland County, Nyack has a 20 percent chance ...

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  11. HVFCU Celebrates its New Branch in FishkillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Hudson Valley Press

    ... to open this expanded location in Fishkill to serve our members in southern Dutchess County and north western Putnam County," said Mary Madden, HVFCU's President and CEO. "We had outgrown our former office and this new location provides not only a ...

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  12. Cops Sent to Help Disabled Motorist Charge Man with Felony DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Patch.com

    ... related conviction from June of 2013. He was arraigned before the Town of Kent Justice Court and sent to the Putnam County Jail in lieu of $500 cash bail. Wheeler is scheduled to appear before the Town of Southeast Court Feb. 9. By clicking ...

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  13. Police Warn Residents After Rash Of Putnam Car BurglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    An uptick in the amount of stolen cars and other thefts around Putnam County has prompted state police to urge residents to secure their vehicles and valuables.

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  14. Rash of Car Larcenies in Putnam County: State PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Patch.com

    New York State Police from the Brewster barracks continue to investigate an increased amount of stolen vehicle complaints and valuables stolen from vehicles. These crimes are occurring in residential neighborhoods, police said.

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  15. Chili's Restaurant In Somers Gives Back To Putnam SPCARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Somers Daily Voice

    Chili's in Somers is teaming up with the SPCA of Putnam County to help raise money to care for animals throughout the area by offering to donate 10 percent of its profits to the organization for every diner who turns in a special flier on Tuesday, Feb. 9. Held from 4-11 p.m. at the Somers Chili's, 80 Route 6, Suite 208, Baldwin Place, all animal lovers need to do to help is to download a copy of the Chili's poster on Twitter or Facebook and give it their server when paying.

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  16. Late-Night DWIs in Southeast, KentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Patch.com

    ... misdemeanor, after he failed a series of standardized field sobriety tests. The defendant was processed at the Putnam County Correctional Facility. Deputy Sheriff Vincent Dalo stopped a motorist who had committed traffic violations on Route 311 in ...

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  17. Motorists Face DWI Charges After Pullovers In PutnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    Two drivers have been arrested over the past couple of weeks in Putnam County on charges of driving while intoxicated, the Putnam County Sheriff's Office said. In one incident, an officer stopped a driver Jan. 15 at 1:36 a.m. for traffic violations on Route 311 in Kent, the department said.

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  18. Putnam County Sheriff's Office Charges Southeast Man With Stealing JewelryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The North Salem Daily Voice

    The arrest stemmed from an investigation into the theft of jewelry from a laundromat in the town of Southeast, authorities report. The defendant was processed at the Putnam County Sheriff's Department; he was released on his own recognizance pending an appearance in Southeast Justice Court on Thursday, Feb. 4, to answer the charge, authorities report.

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  19. Hommocks Student Wins Trip To Dream DestinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Mamaroneck Daily Voice

    ... wrote about in order for them to learn about, and experience the area. Asa Miller, Haldane Elementary School, Putnam County, placed second. He wrote and drew about Fishkill Farms and will introduce his class to the farm. Archie Lakhman placed first ...

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  20. New Yorkers, Prepare for Nor-Easter: CuomoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Patch.com

    Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo warns New Yorkers to prepare for hazardous winter weather due to the nor'easter that will move up the east coast and could affect New York City and Long Island early Saturday morning into Sunday. Cuomo has directed the state's Emergency Operations Center to activate Friday evening to monitor the storm and coordinate resource deployment.

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