June 4, 2008 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

One Taxpayer's Observations

To the Editor: The recent defeat of all three Haldane School Propositions was most unfortunate. More...

Haldane Budget Increase is Modest

To the Editor: Haldane School Board is putting the budget up for a revote since it was defeated by 14 votes. The new budget is being reduced by $70,000.00. The total increase from last year's budget is increases of less then 3%. More...

New Budget Balances Current Economic Conditions and Needs of Students

To the Editor: The Haldane Board of Education recently indicated that it will put a revised 2008-2009 school budget up for a revote on June 17th. More...

Reduced Budget is Reasonable and Gives Us a Clear Choice

Dear Editor: Here's what happened on May 20th: 698 voters exercised their right to vote on Haldane's school budget. 356 people voted yes and 342 people voted no. More...

Memorial Day Reflections

Dear Editor: Mike Turton's PCN&R article on the Memorial Day parade certainly captured the true spirit of the Memorial Day activities - the remembrance of all our deceased veterans. More...

Hopes for Inclusion of All Human Beings

To the Editor: I recently read in the Catholic New York that Sister Helen Prejean C.S.J. More...

Contingency Budget Would Result in Dreadful Consequences for the Community

Dear Editor: Each year the Haldane Board of Education must try to compose a budget that voters will approve. More...

Smell The Roses

To the Editor: The cost of cigarettes increased by $1.25 a pack on June 3rd. Smokers might want to take the time to smell the lovely June roses- as they breathe more easily when they quit smoking. More...

Unnerving to Think About the Effects of the Contingency Budget

Dear Editor: As young boys living here in Cold Spring, a couple of us used to spend hours throwing rocks into the river, or local ponds, just to watch the ripples. More...

Haldane Budget: 4 Strikes Yer Out

Dear Editor: No doubt there were many surprised people when news of the Haldane budget being voted down came to light. Our Superintendent, Dr. More...

Please Vote Yes to Sustain Haldane

Dear Editor: As parents of Haldane elementary school children, members of the Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce and, starting this summer, Haldane PTA co-Presidents, we are compelled to write you about the recent defeat of the Haldane School Di More...

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