Letters

Clearing Up the Record About Kent Manor



Dear Editor: In response to the three misleading and inaccurate questions posed by Ann Olsen’s July 23rd letter to the editor: Olsen claims that I voted against the Kent Manor settlement. While I was a member of the Town Board no vote wa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username […]

Legislature’s Fiscal Responsibility



Dear Editor: In response to Town of Kent Councilman Lou Tartaro’s Letter to the Editor, Thursday, July 19, 2009, “Stop the Secrecy”: For the past 18 years, it has been alleged and challenged by the developer that the Town of Kent over assessed th… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Responding to Lou Tartaro



Dear Editor: While it’s obvious Mr. Tartaro believes that most taxpayers are stupid, I have to ask: are there no limits to his arrogance and duplicity? What taxpayers was he protecting when he voted against the Kent Manor settlement that would ha… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Kent Understands Its Liabilities



Dear Editor: Town of Kent Councilman Tartaro takes issue with the County Legislature’s decision to settle the lawsuit brought by the developers of the Kent Manor property. I spent many hours reading the court documents in this case. Mr. Tartaro h… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

The Date Changes at Dawn



Dear Editor: I have just finished reading the Courier interview with Putnam Valley Democratic candidate for Supervisor, Dawn Powell. There are so many incorrect and non-sensical statements made by Ms. Powell that I don’t know where to begin. But I… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Heroism After Accident at Lake Mahopac



Dear Editor: I picked up a copy of the Putnam Courier as I usually do on Thursdays, however this last published copy left me a little distraught. I came across the article titled “Drunk Boater Slices Swimmer,” as I already knew what I was about to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Federal Action Needed to Quell Illegal Problem



Dear Editor: This week, we saw the fifth DWI arrest of an illegal alien in Southeast/ Brewster. On a larger scale, this dilemma illustrates our national state of denial at the multitude of consequences facing us from the loss of the rule of law … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this […]

Borkowski: Smith Owes Me An Apology



Dear Editor: I read in this week’s Journal News an article entitled “Smith Strikes Back at Rivals on Work Ethic”. In that article you are quoted as saying that “Mr. Borkowski’s idea of a good vacation is going to Las Vegas without his wife and fa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Stop the Secrecy



Dear Editor: On Thursday July 9th 2009 the Putnam County Legislature met and voted at a special meeting to settle a longstanding lawsuit with the developer(s) of a proposed condominium project in the Town of Kent. The vote was taken at a special m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Undermining Kent



Dear Editor, As a taxpayer in the town of Kent and the Carmel Central School District, and a candidate for the Kent Town Board, I am shocked and outraged by the “star chamber” proceedings recently held by the Putnam County Legislature which will r… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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