October 27, 2004 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Delay, Bully & Attack


As a past participant in the negotiations between Garrison and Highland Falls, I was distressed to read the record of a private meeting between Ned Kopald and Roxanne Donnery, the president and VP of the HF school board, in an article covering the Ga More...

Our Apologies


Our apologies to those who have come around the corner, and found a barren facade at our residence on New Street this past week. More...

Paramount and the Village Should Do the Right Thing

Dear Brian

As all know now, Paramount pictures wants to do a film below the tracks, and is going to really turn our lives upside down to say the least. And although as mentioned in last week More...

Urges PV Planning Board to Reject Lake Oscawana Home Proposal

Dear Editor, Today I received a notice from the Putnam Valley Planning Board informing me about a public hearing on November 1 when the Upstate Development Corporation that bought a lot uphill from my property will be requesting a "major grad More...

Smashed Pumpkins in Cold Spring a Sad Experience for Newcomers

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Thrilled About Community-Building in Garrison

Dear Editor,

On Tuesday evening, October 19, 2004 approximately 30 parents of fourth grade students met at the Garrison Volunteer Firehouse to discuss ideas for what we can do as parents to make the school experience the best it could be for our children in the G More...

Philipstown Town Clerk Office Needs Two Full Time Employees

To the Editor and Residents of Philipstown

Town Clerk Tina Merando took office January 1, 2004. As long as I have lived in Philipstown, which is 12 years, the Town Clerk has had two full time employees. More...

Viewshed of Hudson River Threatened by Fort Montgomery Annexation

I am writing from the west side of the Hudson River to your readers to let them know about an important issue that stands to affect all of us on both sides of the river. More...

Haldane Gym Update


We wanted to clarify and update the community on the status of the gym floor at Haldane which was heavily damaged during the storm "Ivan" on 9/18. More...

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