Letters

Discontented Over Fleming & Signs

To the Editor, I am a longtime Kent resident and I am outraged by Maureen Fleming’s recent behavior. I put two signs supporting MaryEllen Odell for County Executive on my personal property, at Route 52 and Nelson Court. Without my permission, Fleming… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password […]

Former Kent Supervisor Chimes in on Condition of Town

To the Editor, Maureen Fleming has said that she inherited the mismanagement and overspending of the prior administration in the Town of Kent. There is no basis for that. In fact, her kick-the-can-down-theroad mentality will cost the Kent taxpayers m… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Hallowed Ground for Traveling Wall

Dear Editor, A young man and his wife walked up to me on Saturday, Oct. 6, at to ask me a question about the Traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial that graced Putnam County for the fourth time. Well, actually the young man was a bit aloof and his wife … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County […]

Playing Fair

To the Editor: In 2012 Heidi Heitkamp, a Democrat, won a U.S. Senate seat in North Dakota, a very red state. Her victory was attributed to the large turnout of Native Americans who always vote and vote Democratic. After this election, the GOPrun stat… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Link Is Informed, Independent

To the Editor: I was proud to be a Kent resident at the Firehouse Forum last Thursday when Kent Town Board candidates Gary Link and Christopher Ruthven set a tone of civility that lasted most of the evening. Since they agreed on key issues – Kent nee… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to […]

Montanaro is the One for Southeast

To the Editor, I met Melinda Montanaro last year as she canvassed door-to-door while running for a seat on the Town Council. She was specifically motivated because of a proposal before the Zoning Board by Morrow Construction to erect a 100+ ft. perma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Odell Deserves Another Term

Dear Editor: I am writing this letter in response to recent comments made by Maureen Fleming about working for MaryEllen Odell. Prior to working for Ms. Odell, I was very involved in community service. During that time, I worked alongside and with Ma… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Support for Eric Larca

To the Editor, As a lifelong resident of Southeast I have witnessed many changes to our community. We have had businesses come and go. We have had times of upset and times of calm. I have watched our community evolve in both positive and negative way… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]

Fleming the Right Choice for Putnam

To the Editor, What Putnam County needs now, more than ever, is change. Change from the current Odell administration that supports patronage and nepotism hiring. Change to a Fleming administration that will hire only qualified individuals. Change, fr… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Better Money Management Needed

To the Editor: We need legislators that take the time to make sure our tax dollars are accounted for. The New York State Comptroller’s Office offers a search tool to search for unclaimed funds. Out of curiosity I decided to see if there were any uncl… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access […]


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