New headlights pose dangers, West Nyack man says
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 Lohud's article about new powerful headlights has this Rockland driver demanding a recall.
Cuomo ignores recreational pot’s pitfalls: Letters
Gov. Andrew Cuomo urges New York to legalize recreational marijuana for adults. A doctor and substance-abuse treatment provider urge caution.
Ramapo must honor ‘web of life’ in land sale plans: View
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 The Town of Ramapo considers selling the undeveloped Striker property. The land contains wetlands and feeds Rockland's aquifer.
Smart meters don’t spy, power utilities say
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 The meters tell the power companies that electricity is being used, but don't track if the power is going to the fridge or the TV.
Rockland-based rapid bus system falls short: Transit expert
There's a huge gap between the promise and reality of the bus rapid transit promised to arrive with the opening of the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.
50 years after the Olympic Black Power salute: A reflection
Tommie Smith and John Carlos are true human rights heroes for performing a very daunting task in front of millions around the world.
Cuomo Bridge still lacks options: transit expert
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 Fast bus lanes and a biking-walking path were key parts of the Tappan Zee Bridge replacement project. So when will they launch?
Unions don’t stand up for all dues payers: Retiree
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 What the public unions' managements would like to see happen is for all public workers to pay dues and not have the right to vote.
Does the free press need defending? Two views
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 One view: Mainstream media guilty of bias; another: Only free press can prevent autocratic rule
What’s wrong with RLUIPA: Art Gunther
RLUIPA dilutes the zoning rights of communities in the name of protecting others, former Rockland Editorial Page Editor Art Gunther says.
We’re on track with PTC: Metro-North president
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 Alternative schedules are allowed for PTC activation, Rinaldi says, and Metro-North expects to file paperwork when it meets federal requirements.
YAFFED stands up for yeshiva students, reader says
Bravo for this courageous group of ex-yeshiva students, fighting tirelessly for every New York schoolkid’s right to a well-rounded education.
Ramapo land sales must take precautions: Levine
The Town of Ramapo can also seek state help with its deficit, with comptroller's oversight, as Rockland County and the Village of Suffern did.
Letter-writers back challengers to ex-IDC members
Sens. Jeffrey Klein and David Carlucci, former members of the IDC, are criticized by readers from Nyack and Congers.
EPA worker stands up to Pruitt, for us: Letter
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 Federal officials work for the American people not the other way around.
Testing is just one tool: Port Chester teacher
New York’s high academic standards and annual assessments are helping to move education forward for all our students, a Port Chester teacher says.
East Ramapo ex-trustee: Change school funding system
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 When property taxes fund schools, children in poorer regions will always suffer. Consider state income taxes as the mechanism for school funding.
Monsey resident: Why I voted for East Ramapo budget
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 "I recognize that there is a free public school system on which many of our neighbors rely," says Monsey woman.
Support East Ramapo budget revote: Letter
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 A June 19 'yes' budget vote would support East Ramapo's children and would allow teachers and staff to continue their upward mobility.
Cuomo blasted for ‘development issues’ joke
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 A Somers dad of an adult son with autism says the governor displays a cavalier attitude toward the disabled.
Greenburgh Supervisor: Allow extended voting
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 Voter turnout was very low during the May 15 school elections. When storms hit, the state should allow extended voting periods, Paul Feiner says.
Reader questions ‘mandatory’ flu shots for kids
Child seats and other safety items adjust to a child's physical characteristics, Sloatsburg's Bob Moffitt says, but vaccines are 'one size fits all.'
Ossining, Bedford school board picks: Letters
Supporters share their picks for Ossining and Bedford school boards.
Democratic challengers to Eliot Engel speak out
Derickson Lawrence of Mount Vernon and Jonathan Lewis of Scarsdale plan to challenge U.S Rep. Eliot Engel in a Democratic primary on June 26.
Readers split on Nyack students’ detention
Kids get detention for walkout on the anniversary of the Columbine massacre. A Nyacker cheers them; a New Rochelle resident sides with the school.
Combine school districts, cut costs: Letters
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 Consolidating school districts could ease myriad taxpayer costs, say writers from Pleasantville, Wesley Hills.
Skip the Cuomo Bridge, take a ferry: Letter
Floyd Lapp , a Columbia professor who has studied transit needs on the Tappan Zee crossing says a ferry would complement bus rapid transit.
State Senate District 37: Readers weigh in
A former member of Congress and writers from Bedford and White Plains share their picks in the New York State Senate special election.
Readers blast SD 37 negative campaigning
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 Negative ads are flooding the airwaves and SD 37 residents' mailboxes.
Trump Tower fire shows need for sprinklers
Eighty percent of all fire deaths nationwide occur in buildings where people live. New Yorkers who make their homes in high rises deserve protection.
Calls for justice in ‘68 reverberate in ‘18
Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy shared an outrage over injustice in America. Fifty years later, we fight against the same injustice.
Murphy preps for Indian Point closure: Letter
Cuomo's proposed budget ignores the impact of the nuclear plant's demise, but Senate is taking steps to protect host communities.
Readers still steaming over storm outages
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 Greenburgh's supervisor suggests tax credits to buy generators. A Peekskill resident sees politicking. A Larchmont man wonders Where's Cuomo?
Keep village elections in spring
When important local issues arise, residents can speak with candidates about relatively non-political details without General Election distractions.
Video Letter: Keep Spring Village Elections
Mary Jane Alexander of South Nyack thinks hyper-local issues that are addressed in village elections and national/state politics don't mix. Video by Nancy Cutler/lohud
Invest in school board members: Letter
As volunteers, school board members willingly invest this time to better serve their community. Training is imperative.
First-time voter backs Carlucci
幸运飞艇4码选号技巧 The state senator talks with teens, supported key measures like raising the age of criminal responsibility and a $15 minimum wage.