August 6, 2009 RSS feed / Columns

Sifting Through the Sands of Time

from the Courier Archives

90 Years Ago August 8, 1919 The Profiteers More...

Some Income Tax Facts

Tax Burden of Top 1% Now Exceeds That of Bottom 95%

The top 1 percent of taxpayers paid 40.4 percent of the total income taxes collected by the federal government. This is the highest percentage in modern history. More...

Pastimes

Short Hikes Through Doansburg Preserve’s Tree Tunnels

If you are ever in Brewster and have about 15 to 30 minutes to spare, consider a visit to the Putnam County Land Trust’s Doansburg Preserve. More...

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Weekly Quotation

“I think that I cannot preserve my health and spirits, unless I spend four hours a day at least - and it is commonly more than that - sauntering through the woods and over the hills and fields, absolutely free from all worldly engagements.” ~Henry David Thoreau