An Update from Senator Stewart-Cousins

Dear Friends, Happy New Year! I hope that 2022 will be a good year and a healthy one for all. With the New Year comes a new legislative session in Albany, and... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Praising Local Government’s use of Funds from the American Rescue Plan Act

Editor, River Journal: Your article on local governments’ use of the funding provided by the American Rescue Plan (“River Towns Use Federal Bucks to Build Back Better,” December 31) showed how well... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Local Use of ARPA Funds

To the Editor: Devastating effects that the pandemic visited upon local governments across the country led Congress and President Biden to step in by passing the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) last... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Astorino Responds to Supervisor Paul Feiner

To the Editor: [This is the letter by Paul Feiner to which Rob Astorino is responding — Ed.] I appreciate Greenburgh Supervisor Paul Feiner’s well wishes for my recovery from Covid. I... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Wishing Astorino Well

[Here is Rob Astorino’s response to this letter from Paul Feiner.–Ed.] I wish former Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino a total and quick recovery from his Covid diagnosis.  I hope that Mr. Astorino... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Free Covid Tests and Masks

The federal government,  NYS  or the Westchester County Health Dept should follow NYC’s lead and make available at home rapid Covid tests and KN95 masks for free as a way to  reduce the... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: River Town Census 2020 – Spotlight on Change

To the Editor: “Census 2020 – Spotlighting Change in the Rivertowns Yonkers to Croton” was the subject of a Zoom presentation sponsored by the Rivertowns League of Women Voters on Oct. 27,... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: A Message from Ossining Town Supervisor Dana Levenberg

Dear Editor: With the General Election now past, I would like to take a moment to express how thankful I am for the opportunity to serve another term as Ossining Town Supervisor.... Read more »

Have Your Say – On Wallace Pond: Dam in Distress

by George Pappas and Marlene Sauer   Wallace Pond, located in the northern and often forgotten section of Cortlandt Manor, is plagued with troubles that the Town of Cortlandt can resolve by taking ownership of the... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Ragazzo Held Court During Covid

Judge Ragazzo was the first in Westchester County to receive the go-ahead to conduct court proceedings over the internet for youth. Read more »