Good morning. Here’s a look at opinion content published Friday, Aug. 20, Saturday, Aug. 21, Sunday, Aug. 22 and today, Monday, Aug. 23: Friday, Aug. 20 Source-of-income legislation: Editorial We comment on news that Gov. David Paterson vetoed legislation that would have made it illegal for landlords to discriminate against… Read More →
Here’s a look at opinion content published today, Wednesday, Aug. 18: Discipline for educators: Editorial We comment on a Sunday report from Journal News staff writers Noreen O’Donnell and Jonathan Bandler that detailed the case of Gregory Carlson, the Byram Hills school district administrator who was suspended for four years… Read More →
Here’s a look at opinion content published today, Friday, Aug. 13: Westchester recycling: Editorial We comment on recent news that Westchester County is dramatically expanding its recycling program this fall. We write: Soon residents in most Westchester towns will be able to stop squinting at the bottom of plastic jugs… Read More →
Ramapo Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence met Tuesday with the Editorial Board to talk about the town’s plans to construct a minor-league baseball stadium. Here’s a video of his conversation with Rockland Opinion Editor Nancy Cutler and columnist Bob Baird: To view the session in its entirety, navigate to lohud.com/editorialspotlight and… Read More →
Ramapo Town Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence discusses plans to build a 3,500-seat, $16.5 million minor-league baseball stadium in the Pomona area, in an Editorial Spotlight interview 11 a.m. today. Watch LIVE at www.LoHud.com/editorialspotlight; to submit questions in advance, e-mail Nancy Cutler, Rockland opinion editor, at email@example.com.
Good afternoon. Here’s a digest of opinion content published over the weekend and today. Saturday Perspectives: Obama’s response to the oil spill President Barack Obama has been roundly criticized for the BP oil spill. Here are two views on whether the criticism has been justified: Feds were unprepared, slow to… Read More →
Alert to candidates for school board If you are running for school board in Westchester, Rockland or Putnam, we want to hear from you. Please send your full name, home address, daytime phone numbers and e-mail address to firstname.lastname@example.org. In both the subject line and body of the e-mail, be… Read More →
Lower Hudson Valley readers have had plenty to gripe about since Gov. David Paterson released his proposed 2009-2010 budget that contains a host of new taxes and fees on things like iPod downloads to soda to haircuts. However, unlike most New Yorkers, many here in the southern part of the… Read More →