Letters

On Legislators, Constituents & the Sheriff’s Office

To the Editor, I read with attention about local politicians taking their oaths of office in the new year. Hopefully, these individuals, the Putnam County Legislature in particular, reflect on their oaths, which is to represent the constituents who e… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Patronage in Putnam County

To the Editor: At the Putnam County Legislature’s reorganizational meeting on January 9th, the Legislature voted to award a $15,000 stipend to the Planning Department’s current full-time Transportation Program Manager, who already earns upward of $80… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Real Collusion

To The Editor, It is obvious to most observers that for nearly three and a half years, the Democrats and a few but vocal “never Trumpers” establishment Republicans have shown their unwillingness to accept the results of the 2016 election. As we have… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

On Life, and Death

To the Editor: There is a bill presently pending called “Medical Aid-in-Dying Act (A.2694/S.3947), which if signed by Governor Cuomo will legally permit physicians to write prescriptions for suicide drugs. There are many conditions of this law that a… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

A Thank You Message to the Community

To the Editor, They say that the holidays are magical. Perfect? Not by a long shot, but magical yes, in the most unusual and unexpected ways you could possibly imagine. It began with the hundreds of people who shopped for gifts for strangers. Then i… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

On 34 Gleneida Avenue

To the Editor, The property at 34 Gleneida is valuable retail space. It should be sold for a fair price to the right party who will renovate it or redevelop it ASAP. As one of the best locations in the hamlet, 34 Gleneida will best serve the busines… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier […]

Is the County Opposed to Public Safety?

To the Editor: Peekskill Hollow Road that runs from Oregon Corners in Putnam Valley to Rt. 301 in Kent is a historic, protected, community road. Because unregulated large/heavy truck traffic threatens public safety and greatly damages the roadway, th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Langley on Spending

To the Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to respond to the News article entitled “Runaway Train of Purchasing” recently published. Let me first start by stating that I commend the Putnam County Board of Legislature for publicly questioni… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Shea on Sheriff’s OT Spending, ‘Dangerous’ Action by Lawmakers

Dear Editor, The Putnam County Legislatures’ refusal to cover overtime for Sheriff’s deputies is a dangerous politically motivated action. They started the year by refusing to hire new deputies and were warned straight out that it would result in a s… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Happy Habits … Not Really!

As a lifelong resident of Carmel who raised 4 children in this county I am very disappointed. When you drive down Route 6 near beautiful Lake Gleneida you are greeted by a local business called Happy Habits. The windows of this business depicts young… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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