March 25, 2009 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

OAP Paving Decision a Thorough Process

To the Editor: I was a little surprised to see the letter from Howard Kaplowitz in last week's paper regarding the repairs that are proposed for the southern terminus of the Old Albany Post Road. More...

A Critique of Candidate Forum Coverage

To the Editor: On March 9, the Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce sponsored an enlightening, engaging, and successful candidates' forum. More...

Set Aside Money for Raises and Reduce Budget

To the Editor: Why have the Garrison school teachers fought for almost two years for a raise when already 22 of 29 teachers receive over $70,000 in salary? More...

See The Albatross

Dear Editor: My Aunt Jean taught kindergarten at the Garrison School for many years, many years ago. She was underpaid and perhaps overworked, but choices were few for women. More...

Create a New Meeting Place at the Landing

Letter Sent to Planning Board and Reprinted at the Request of the Author: My husband and I have owned a home in Garrison for 30 years, and before that we lived further down the river near Nyack. We love the Hudson Valley. More...

Vaccinate Your Pets for Free at Health Dept Clinic

The Putnam County Department of Health is sponsoring a free rabies vaccination clinic at the South Putnam Animal Hospital, 230B Baldwin Place Road, in Mahopac, on Saturday, March 28, 2009, from 3- 5pm. More...

Suspicious Behavior on Furnace Street

To the Editor: Twice now I have spoken at the Village Board meetings to bring attention to the problems we are having with our neighbors on Furnace Street. More...

Publisher's Note:

We disagree with most of your letter, however we respect your right to express your opinion. More...

Haldane Teachers Need a Pay Cut

To the Editor: The Haldane Board is currently in the middle of top secret negotiations with the teacher's union to settle on a new contract, as the present three-year deal is coming to an end. More...

Asking Police to Concentrate Their Efforts

To the Editor: I am writing to bring public attention to suspicious illegal drug and prostitution on the Furnace St. block in Cold Spring. Since Sept 2008, neighbors have witnessed frequent traffic in and out of a rental property on the block. More...

Library Policies Delineated

To the Editor: On behalf of the Board of Trustees of the Butterfield Library, I would like to clarify the Library's policy on the use of the building. More...

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