Putnam County Small Businesses Have Earned Our Support 365 Days Each Year

Putnam County Small Businesses Have Earned Our Support 365 Days Each Year   Small Business Saturday is in the news lately, nestled in between Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  Is it just another sales gimmick designed to separate people from […]

The Putnam County Transportation Advisory Council – Increasing Mobility For All

The Putnam County Transportation Task Force recently released its findings which, if adopted, promise to help improve our county’s mobility index and get more people on mass transit, thus connecting all of our towns via a more durable thread.  Plans […]

Leveraging Economic Rewards On Our Bike Paths

The many miles of converted “rail trails” which traverse our county provide a great way to enjoy nature, get our exercise and spend quality time with family and friends.   However, we would do well to also remember that those trails […]

Reflections On The Presidential Inauguration

  It seems, based on observation of friends and colleagues that  the 57th Presidential Inauguration  was either a time of great hope and optimism or one of apprehension and despair. One thing  is for certain – it was a historic […]

A Brewster Business Icon Moves On

A Brewster Icon Moves On In the real estate business, I routinely sell properties large and small. But one recent transactionreally made me stop and reflect on past, present, and future. For my entire life, Joseph Scortinohas run a Catering […]

A Backdrop of grief As Christmas Nears over shadows sales and profit

14.00 800×600 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Next Tuesday a major portion of the world will be celebrating a holiday based on peace, hope, love and promise. Typically as I travel the County and shop I […]