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Citizens Should Exercise Their Right To Vote

800×600 Elections are the main way that the citizens of our community get a chance to clearly impose their wishes on government, yet so often the percentage of people who show up at the polls is incredibly anemic.   Less than […]

Putnam County GENERAL ELECTION CANDIDATES’ DEBATE

800×600 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE THE LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF PUTNAM COUNTY THE PUTNAM COUNTY CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE WILL CO-HOST   A GENERAL ELECTION CANDIDATES’ DEBATE   Date:       September 27, 2012   Time:      7:00 […]

Reflections On The Post-9/11 Business World

800×600 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Pivotal moments of time stand out in the memory of each American generation – Pearl Harbor, the Kennedy assassination, and of course, September 11, 2001.  The terror attacks impacted our […]

Grooming a Generation of New Community Leaders

800×600 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4   I look around and see how much has changed in the past ten years and can’t help but notice that does not hold true for our leadership in Putnam […]

Brewster Film Festival!!

Perhaps We Should Consider the Vacancy Rates, Needs and Wants of the Public When Assessing Development Possibilities?

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Development is a major component of regional growth, enabling a community to modernize by building better infrastructure to attract new business and investors, thus increasing the tax base.   However, its also important […]

Primary Votes Are Super Important

800×600 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4   In Putnam County, people tend to be pretty committed to strong political viewpoints.   As such it has been a rarity these days to see a truly contested general election, […]

Attention Residents and Business owners of Putnam County!! We want to hear your opinion!!

Please take our web surveys to help us better evaluate how we can make the business environment more business friendly in Putnam County.  http://putnamchamberny.org/public-survey.html http://putnamchamberny.org/business-owner-survey.html Any questions? email me direct Jenn@Jennifermaher.com Yours in committment to progress & quality of life, […]

Economic Development Efforts are Paying Off!

800×600 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Recently, a commentator in another newspaper boasted that businesses in downtown Mahopac are booming.  It’s true that Mahopac is becoming a destination in its own right, where people can walk, […]

Assessing Possibilities Of Attracting Business To Putnam

800×600 Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Various ideas have been presented of late as to what the future industries of our County might look like.  Suggestions have included medical business support, media services, tourism/arts/culture, recreation, food processing/distribution, […]