June 17, 2009 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

A Day to Honor Fathers

Father's Day is a rare occasion when we, as a nation, praise the notion of being a father. Too often, fatherhood is demeaned, and in popular culture, fathers are portrayed as weak and lazy and as driven only by their appetites. More...

Tall Ships Make for a Big Day

To the Editor: I looked with delight at the big, beautiful photos of the Tall Ships on the Hudson River that were featured in last week's edition only to be disappointed when the accompanying article failed to mention the wonderful celebration th More...

I Was Struck!

To the Editor: Last week this paper ran an editorial. I was struck, no pun intended, by the story about President Teddy Roosevelt. More...

Judges too Close to Our Cops

To the Editor: Should policemen issue speeding tickets to motorists who have every intention of complying with the law? It would seem that the answer is "yes" in Putnam County these days. More...

Real Hero In Our Sports Programs

To the Editor: People who volunteer make communities livable, friendly, prosperous and stable. More...

Extension for Fire Department

To the Editor: In last week's article about the Town Board Meeting of June 4th, it was reported that, "...although the contract between the Town and the Fire Company calls for (audited financial statements) to be submitted by the end of March. More...

Can Obama Build Our Firehouse?

To the Editor: Congratulations to Roger and Elizabeth Ailes for the outstanding job they've done revamping the already wonderful PCN&R. More...

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