Letter to the Editor: Get Big Money Out of NY politics

The NY State Legislature passed historic reforms in 2019. Campaign finance reform did not make it. Politicians in NY still must fund-raise like crazy from sources who can make the biggest contributions.The... Read more »

An Open Letter from the Mayor of Ossining

“Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in the world, but has not solved one yet.” ~Dr. Maya Angelou Ossining is still reacting to news of an incident that occurred yesterday... Read more »

Letter to the Editor – From Paul Feiner, Greenburgh Town Supervisor

The River Journal does not endorse any candidate or party, nor does it take an official side on issues within the community or the country as a whole, but does encourage an... Read more »

Open Letter to Democrats: The progressive choice is independent this year.

The River Journal does not endorse any candidate or party, nor does it take an official side on issues within the community or the country as a whole, but does encourage an... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: From the Chairman, Peekskill Republican Committee

I find that in today’s political world, politicians fabricating horrendous stories against their opponents has become a right of campaign.  The worse that one can make the other appear to the public... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Catherine Borgia’s Deceit Shames Us All

Dear Sir/Madam: If the purpose of speech is to communicate, why then should someone say that which is not true? It is disturbing enough that we see our officials in Washington create... Read more »

Op-Ed: Raise the Age Implementation

The Sky did not fall… On October 1st, all our children in New York State will be treated as children in the criminal justice system. Westchester Children’s Association (WCA) led the raise... Read more »

Letter To the Editor: Join Us to Learn about the New York Health Act

To the Editor: Last month one of the most trusted pharmaceutical companies in our country, Johnson and Johnson, was found by a court in Oklahoma to be liable for its contribution to... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Join Us at the Croton Rotary Auto Show

Dear Editor: The Croton Rotary Club of the Croton-on-Hudson community is a tremendous supporter of our village, school district, and the greater community. Its mission of providing humanitarian service and encouraging high... Read more »

Op-Ed: Money Changes Everything: Why an Accurate Census Count Matters 

It is in the collective interest of everyone in Westchester County for all households to complete the census questionnaire in 2020. That is not likely to happen, however, if a question about citizenship is included... Read more »