Letters to the Editor


Appreciates support

Another year has passed and I am always impressed by how much support I receive from the community.

Do not need more protection

Plato once said that the written word was prone to misinterpretation.

Ticonderoga police appreciated

Our family would like to thank the Ticonderoga police force and in particular Investigator Dan LaFrance for their outstanding effort and success in making our community safer.

Divided, puzzled

When it comes to gun safety laws I find myself divided about what’s right and what’s possible.

Conscientious team

Responding to the second appearance of “poor management” regarding the “Schroon Transfer Station Turns Around” in the Times of Ti, I would like to make the following statement.

Supporting community

Seven years ago the Elizabethtown-Lewis Chamber of Commerce contacted the Elizabethtown Postmaster about the possibility of having a Community Bulletin Board inside the foyer of the Elizabethtown Post Office.

Bill Orluk: a caring, compassionate man

I want to take a few moments to recognize Bill Orluk for the kindness and compassion he has shown to the people in the region whose lives he has touched.

Inter-Lakes cuts dental staff

In 2007, when I spoke with Kevin Haughney and Gordonna Blodgett about joining the dental staff at Moses Ludington Hospital, it was to start a new page in my life.

Editorial Missing the Point

I was saddened to read your recent Op-Ed in support of repeal of the SAFE Act, because it seemed to me that it quite clearly missed the point on what this legislation is trying to do and at the same time you seemingly glossed over the problem of gun violence in America today.

New report on smoking alarming

5.6 million children alive today will die prematurely from smoking related diseases unless smoking rates drop, says the latest Surgeon General’s Report.

CVS lauded

I was very excited to wake up this morning and hear the news that CVS made the decision to stop selling tobacco. J

Goodbye, Miss Sullivan

To many relatively newer residents of Willsboro, you have seen but probably did not know, and could not have appreciated, that downtown Willsboro bent-over elderly woman patrolling Route 22 between the diner and St. Philip’s Church.

Be wary of creeping development

I go to the Adirondacks for 6 to 8 weeks every year to fish -- in the Spring for trout primarily in the Hudson River, and in the Fall, for steelhead in the Salmon River near Pulaski.

Disagrees with letter

I would first like to sincerely thank the Valley News for a positive and objective write up about pot laws and especially for choosing to print the letter from Ms. Gail Durand regarding “bad” weed.

Vet’s exemption unfunded

School boards across NY are having to consider whether to give a “veteran’s exemption” to partially exempt some veterans from paying the school taxes on their homes.