October 17, 2007 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Familiarize Yourself with Bill Mazzuca's Accomplishments

To the Editor: I have lived in Philipstown for almost 40 years and over those years I have been an occasional contributor of letters to the editor on issues important to our community. More...

Restore the Celebration of the Winter Solstice

Letter to the Editor: In response to the reactions to my last letter regarding the linkage of the times for Christmas and Easter to the winter solstice and spring equinox, permit me to quote from The New Catholic Encyclopedia: "The date of Christ' More...

Lilburne is a Consensus Builder Dedicated to Community Service

To the Editor: I am excited that Cathy Lilburne is a candidate for the Town Board, and look forward to voting for her in November. More...

No One has Done More for Philipstown Than Mazzuca

Dear Editor: I have been a member of the Philipstown Recreation Commission for over twenty-five years, and for about half of that time Bill Mazzuca has been the Town's Supervisor, the fifth one I have worked with. More...

Nobel Peace Laureate

Dear Editor: In awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to former Vice President Al Gore for his efforts regarding climate change, the Nobel committee recognized Mr. More...

Misperception Regarding Curbside Recycling

To the Editor: There is a gross misperception in Philipstown that curbside recycling is in danger of being eliminated. This is not true! The issue on the table is regarding the County recycling program and not Philipstown's curbside program. More...

We Can Count on Mazzuca's Integrity and Loyalty

To the Editor: We need Bill Mazzuca as our Town Supervisor! Why? Because we can count on his integrity and his loyalty to our town. His concern for fiscal responsibility is impeccable. More...

Bill Mazucca as Child Advocate?

Dear Editor: As a parent of young children, I am in receipt of an invitation to a meet-the-candidates party where Bill Mazzuca is planning to give out "Free Children's Books" while discussing his candidacy's "special emphasis on serving the childr More...

Tamagna has Been Photographed Because he is an Achiever

Dear Editor: This is in response to the letter written by Elisa Tuttle concerning Mr. Tamagna and photo ops. Why have we seen Vinny Tamagna in photographs? It is because Mr. More...

'Why Impeach Now?' Community Event was Thought- Provoking

Dear Editor: I'm writing about a recent thought-provoking community event I attended. More...

How It's Supposed to Work

Dear Editor: James Lovell's letter of last week, where he lauds the Town Board for how well they're handling the Foundry Pond mess, made me wonder which Town Board he was talking about. More...

What are Tamagna's Qualities?

Dear Editor: Here are the reasons I think Vincent Tamagna would be a devastating Town Supervisor for Philipstown. He has so many of the qualities that I don't want. I certainly don't want a supervisor who shows up to events. More...

Savaging the Competition is an Irresponsible Campaign Tactic

To the Editor: Parties interested in shaping town government in Philipstown are reducing this election to personal preferences, masked by general accusations about integrity. They assign nepotism, collusion, gross incompetence and corruption. More...

Victim of Illegal Parcels

To the Editor: My name is Vincent Terio, a senior citizen and residence of Philipstown over 45 years. And a victim of four illegal parcels in which the Chair Board of Assessors' Philipstown is using Mr. More...

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