Letters

Peaceful Protesters? Far From It

To the Editor, This is a response to your one-sided view of federal agents being deployed in major cities. First, these agents are in full camo uniforms with visible insignia and they are not just picking up lawful protesters and throwing them in unm… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

If We Get Slack, Covid-19 Will Rage Back

To the Editor, Putnam County, and New York State residents more generally, have done well to stem the spread of COVID19 over the past few months, after a terrible start. Unfortunately, I have noticed in the past few weeks that some customers in lo… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Odell on Preventive Care

To the editor: For months, we all stayed home to keep Putnam County safe and healthy during the coronavirus pandemic. Our efforts worked, we helped contain the spread of the virus. Now that the infection rate is low, it’s a good time to schedul… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

On Being Climate Smart with Our Power Supply

To the Editor, It was encouraging to read the piece about Kent becoming ‘Climate Smart’ and I think it’s a very smart decision for Putnam County to be pursuing efforts to become a certified Climate Smart community. With all this great work bein… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Good Time to Support Mass Transit

To the Editor, July 2019 marks the 56th Anniversary of federal support for public transportation. The success of public transportation can be traced back to one of the late President Lyndon Johnson’s greatest accomplishments which continues benefitin… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mahopac Mascot Should Be Changed; Disappointed in School Board

To the Editor, As a Mahopac resident for more than 25 years, I am writing to express my profound disappointment in the Mahopac School Board’s unwillingness to enter into any meaningful conversation on the issue of racism in our schools, despite week… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Lawmaker Again Calls for Human Rights Commission

Note: This message from Philipstown Legislator Nancy Montgomery was read on her behalf at the Black Lives Matter/Pride March on Monday (June 22) in Carmel. I’d like to extend my deepest thanks to the organizers of the Putnam Pride/Black Lives Mat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Support for Addonizio

To the Editor: There is a Primary Election scheduled for June 23rd for Putnam County Legislator District 3 (early voting begins on June 13th). The Republican Committees in both Kent and Patterson have unanimously voted to support the re-election of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Supporting Addonizio

To the Editor, There is a Primary Election in June and I am urging all Town of Kent Republicans to re-elect Toni Addonizio, our Putnam County Legislator. I am a 72-year-old Kent senior who has been quarantined due to a heart condition. She has been … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

On Peaceful Protest

To the Editor, The peaceful and well-organized protest of the death of George Floyd that took place on Wednesday June 3 in front of the County Courthouse in Carmel stands as an example of how the right of free assembly can be utilized to further the… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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