Letter to the Editor: Tracking Absentee Ballots

Thousands of Westchester voters will be casting their ballots for President of the United States, for Congress and State Legislative positions by absentee ballots (mail ballots). With the postal service being very ... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Praise for Drew Fixell

Running a government looks easy when it’s well run. But, it takes lots of work and good talent. Tarrytown has been fortunate to have been served by a hard working, exceptionally talented... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: New York Needs to Authorize Secure Voting Box Locations

Why Hasn’t New York or The Board Of Elections Authorized Secure Voting Box Locations Like Many Other States? Voters should have ability to place ballots at secure voting boxes at municipal buildings... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Alternative to Mail-In Ballots

Many voters complained during the June primary that they did not receive absentee ballots in a timely manner after they submitted the requests. And, other voters worry that the postal service may... Read more »

My 47-Year Journey to the Cuomo Bridge Bike Path 

  The opening of the new shared bike/pedestrian trail on the Mario Cuomo Bridge is a dream come true for me.   It takes me back to 1973, when I persuaded the Westchester County Board of Legislators... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Convert Unused Parking Lots to Drive-In Movie Theaters

To the Editor: Most people I know are experiencing COVID-19 pandemic fatigue. We feel locked in, there is not enough variety in our lives and we don’t know when the pandemic will... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: New Bike & Pedestrian Path on Mario Cuomo Bridge

The new bike/pedestrian path on the Mario Cuomo bridge is spectacular. I enjoyed my first experience crossing the bridge by bicycle and was thrilled with the spectacular views and beautiful path. Hundreds... Read more »

Black Bears Spotted in Westchester – Wildlife Biologist to Speak at Town Meeting

Recently, four black bear sightings were reported in Hastings, Scarsdale, Greenburgh (Boulder Ridge) and in White Plains. The sightings occurred within a period of four days. The New York State DEC will... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: An Open, Personal Letter About the Senseless Death of George Floyd

I am heartbroken about the senseless death, in Minneapolis, of George Floyd. The horrific video footage of this tragic murder is shocking and the actions of those officers involved are wholly unacceptable.... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Will US Postal Service Issues Impact Upcoming Elections?

I continue to receive frequent complaints about the US Postal Service from residents who complain about late mail delivery, mail being delivered to wrong addresses, checks, bills not arriving, not receiving prescription... Read more »