December 4, 2002 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

New Referendum Effectively Solves Urgent Needs At Haldane

In my short, but very eye-opening career as a parent so far, I have learned that sometimes when children are faced with a problem or an obstacle, be it little or big, the best way to teach them to problem solve is to rely on the "basics". More...

Chamber of Commerce Supports Building Referendum


Last week, Haldane school officials and referendum committee volunteers appeared at an unprecedented Chamber of Commerce board meeting to present the school expansion plan. More...

Discrimination Still Alive In Cold Spring

Dear Editor

It More...

Results Of Latest Philipstown Community Blood Drive

We are please to announce that 106 pints of blood were collected by Hudson Valley Blood Services at the November 8th Philipstown Community Blood Drive held at Haldane School. More...

Commends Public Officials For Support Of Education Initiative

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Reader Picks Winners And Losers

As 2002 draws to a close, it More...

Stop Work Order Results In Tree Restoration

Dear Editor,

Susan Green is an architect/developer who has built/is building a number of spec houses in Philipstown. A few years ago she bought land on Jaycox Road and built one house. More...

Loretto Rest...The Big Picture


I know there is a long history with the town and this old abandoned building that some would like restored and others want developed but lets put individual wants and needs aside and look at the big picture here and what is the right thing for the co More...

You Are Blessed

Dear Editor,

One of the wonders of travel is to visit a place and find it to be just the opposite of what you expected. More...

It’s No Longer A Debate On Needed Space At Haldane

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

In one week the community will be asked to decide on the proposed building project for the Haldane Central School District. More...

Vote Yes On Referendum

On Thursday December 12th, our community will be asked to consider three propositions regarding Haldane More...

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Should Haldane pass a partial property tax exemption for veterans?

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