Partisan Politics Clouds Clear Thinking on Election Fraud

Partisan Politics Clouds Clear Thinking on Election Fraud

BY DIANE DIMOND Readers’ reaction to my last column on voter fraud precisely proved my point. We have become so consumed with spewing political snark in this country that we’re often blind to our problems. We’re so busy throwing darts at those who don’t think exactly as we do that we fail to see the […]

EPA seeks to step backward on clean water policy

EPA seeks to step backward on clean water policy

By Jordan Rasmussen Since President Trump issued an executive order calling for the repeal and replacement of the 2015 Clean Water, or Water of the U.S. (WOTUS) Rule, my husband has discussed the issue with — and heard the concerns of — his fellow farmers. As any wife would do, I shared with him the […]

THE FLAG

THE FLAG

To the Editor, I’m an old soldier from the last century. Then, from the distance of Vietnam, it hurt to see my flag burned in the street. Not that we don’t have the right to do that, but take a moment and understand where that right came from. It wasn’t from a president or the […]

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: A New Bridge

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: A New Bridge

With George Hoehmann Supervisor, Town of Clarkstown Last week I had the honor and privilege to attend the opening ceremony of the new Tappan Zee Bridge, Governor Mario Cuomo Bridge. It was a beautiful sunny day without a cloud in the sky. We were invited to meet in Westchester with other elected officials to take a bus […]

County Executive’s Corner: Celebrating the New Bridge

County Executive’s Corner: Celebrating the New Bridge

  By Rockland County Executive Ed Day I was among a group invited by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to take part in the opening ceremony for the new bridge, a bridge I will always think of as the Tappan Zee. It was hard not to be impressed. The new bridge is nothing short of majestic – […]

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Thankful for Service

HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS: Thankful for Service

WITH GEORGE HOEHMANN SUPERVISOR, TOWN OF CLARKSTOWN Clarkstown is very fortunate to have several active Boy Scout Troops in our town. Since 1910, the Boy Scouts of America organization has helped build future leaders through educational activities, mentoring, serving others, healthy living and building character. Scouting is a wonderful foundation for values, responsibility, courage, honor, […]