The Putnam County Business Community’s Legislative Agenda – Setting Priorities

Each year, many countywide chambers of Commerce and business councils develop a legislative priority booklet, with input from their business members, to help establish priorities for upcoming sessions in Albany and Washington as well as local governments. To be an […]

Candidates Meet and Greet An Important Exercise In Democracy

The Putnam County Chambers of Commerce recently presented the 3rd annual Candidates Meet & Greet at Villa Barone Hilltop Manor in Mahopac, with over 70 members of Putnam’s business and political communities at the September 30 event. They came to […]

Mrs. Putnam County An Entrepreneur, Mother, Wife And Active Citizen

Mrs. Putnam County has been named by the Mrs. New York America Organization, and this year’s honor goes to Laura Rudovic Waters of Mahopac, NY. She is a 30 year old mother of two boys, Christopher, 4 and Brandon, 2. […]

Mixed Picture for Hudson Valley Home Sales In First Half Of 2014

Through the first three months of 2014, Putnam County saw a promising rise of nearly 12% in residential home sales leading to increased speculation of a strong economic recovery, but a fairly strong second quarter tail-off throughout the Hudson Valley […]

Putnam EDC Breakfast to Highlight Business Accomplishments

The Putnam County Economic Development Corporation is hosting its 2014 Recognition Breakfast at the Putnam County Golf Course on Friday, September 26 at 8:30AM. The event will recognize two outstanding businesses in the county as well as feature former New York Governor George […]

The Arts Have A Positive Economic Impact On Putnam

In various parts of New York State, the Arts are an integral part of the culture, the sense of community and regional economic development programs. For example, who could think of New York City without Broadway? Saratoga without its famed […]

The Regional Approach Works Best In Managing Complex Issues

“Think Local” is usually the best approach, but some issues transcend our borders, affecting our region and even our state. The proposed temporary shutdown at Indian Point is one of those issues. Power generation and delivery is at a premium […]

Women’s Leadership Alliance To Spotlight And Support Female Business Owners

Women’s Leadership Alliance To Spotlight And Support Female Business Owners   In an era where ideas and concepts must be developed more quickly than ever before to remain competitive, Putnam County business leaders have begun an ambitious collaboration to facilitate […]