December 3, 2003 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Get It While The Gettin’s Good Or Underdevelopment is a Beautiful Thing

Dear Concerned Citizens,

Regarding the Giachinta-Pidala project on Rt 301. Planning board, public hearing 11/20/03, audience opposition. More...

Dog-Walking Citizens

(In response to letter from R. Keating, 11/19/03 PCN&R)
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Candidate Provides Alternative to ‘’The Lesser Evil.’’

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A View to Die For - If You're A Tree


Last year Dr. Alvin Friedman-Kien, a Philipstown resident, tried to sell a lot he owns on Cloud Bank Road in Garrison. The prospective buyer wanted to buy both Dr. More...

Variance Decision Will Revise Zoning Laws

Dear Editor

I want to remind all Cold Spring residents of an important Public Hearing regarding the Lumberyard development coming up on Thursday, December 11 at 7 pm at the Firehouse. More...

Fools in Philipstown

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FOIL Request Made to Putnam Valley Re: Contelmo

(Reprinted at the request of the author)
Nov. 29th Letter Sent to Records Access Officer and/or Carole DiMarco, Town of Putnam Valley

Pursuant to the NYS Freedom of Information Law, Article 6 of the Public Officers Law, I hereby request the following record pertaining to "Town Engineer" Jeffrey Contelmo and Insite Engineering. More...

An Invitation to Dig In!

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The Trees are Gone, What is Philipstown Going to do About it?

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Philipstown Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer
Dear Mr. Monroe,

When I came home from work on Tuesday, November 25, 2003 it was getting dark so I was not able to see the havoc that had been wreaked on the hillside opposite my house during the day. More...

No Swastika In Sight

Hate crimes: swastikas on the wall, right? Persecution of a group - less well off, vulnerable, perhaps of a different religion? How do we recognize a hate crime and an extremist group? More...

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