Category Archives: Letters

Letters: Miller’s comments full of entitlement

    To the Editor, The racist comments of Mamaroneck Village Trustee Ilissa Miller about Latino’s brought a larger issue that I think needs to be addressed. That is the “entitlement” mentality of many whites that engenders the kind of comments that you see not only coming from this trustee but many whites especially in […]

Letter: Thanks to the Community Fund

    To the Editor, The Bereavement Center of Westchester would like to acknowledge the generous support that The Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe has given to us. They have been a steadfast and loyal supporter of the work we do for many years. This past year the Community Fund was a major […]

Letter: $230,180 and counting

    To the Editor, Each month our school board is dumping $13,540 of our tax money into the ocean by keeping Osborn teacher Mrs. Mehler reassigned. They have been doing this for the past 17 months which adds up to a staggering amount of $230,180,excluding legal fees. In our schools, and town, we are very fortunate to […]

Letter: Silly, isn’t it?

    To the Editor, Why do people have guns? In the United States we have law enforcement to protect us. There are local, county and state police, and federal law enforcement agencies. We also have some in security-type positions carrying guns. The right to bear arms should remain. The right to bear arms was really put in place to […]

Letter: Commissioners support Keating fire board

    To the Editor, We are writing to you today to ask for your vote for Brian Keating for fire commissioner in the Eastchester Board of Fire Commissioners election this Tuesday, Dec. 9. Thanks to increased voter turnout and taxpayer focus on the annual fire district elections, our fire district is now managed by […]

Letter: All for health centers in our schools

    To the Editor, I want to applaud the Mamaroneck Board of Education for reviewing the model of a school-based health center, SBHC, for our district. As a licensed clinical social worker, I have been involved with the school-based health center model for more than a decade and can attest to the benefits of […]

Letter: Silly, isn’t it?

  To the Editor, Why do people have guns? In the United States we have law enforcement to protect us. There are local, county and state police, and federal law enforcement agencies. We also have some in security-type positions carrying guns. The right to bear arms should remain. The right to bear arms was really put in place to protect […]

Letter: Silly, isn’t it?

    To the Editor, Why do people have guns? In the United States we have law enforcement to protect us. There are local, county and state police, and federal law enforcement agencies. We also have some in security-type positions carrying guns. The right to bear arms should remain. The right to bear arms was really put in place to […]

Letter: Community Fund needs your help

    To the Editor, I am writing to remind all of our residents that The Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe has launched its annual campaign for 2014-15. While we are off to a strong start, we have a lot of ground to cover to reach our goal of $550,000. As president of […]

Letter: A re-election thank you

To the Editor, A note of thanks to all who voted on Tuesday, Nov. 4, and especially to those who gave me the opportunity to serve a second term in the state Senate. I will continue to work hard and to be accessible to listen to your advice and ideas. Warmest wishes to all of […]