• Barbara Hobens on Letter: Hamilton Fish and the Unknown Soldier: “I think Richard Azzaro has an excellent response. Should everyone who drives a Ford — the namesake of a well-documented…Feb 22, 23:18
  • Flynn Larsen on Summer of ’66: “Just beautiful — it’s so good that this story and photos are being seen. [via Instagram]Feb 22, 23:17
  • Lesly Canossi on Summer of ’66: “These are beautiful photographs — it’s good to see the connections made that brought them back to life. The history…Feb 22, 23:17
  • Laurie Dick on A Close Call: “Thank you so much for covering the human side of the defeat of the good-cause eviction law in Beacon. And…Feb 22, 23:16
  • Giacomo Servetti on Wide Angle: Why You Can’t Fly From Stewart: “I miss flying from Stewart. [via Instagram]Feb 22, 23:16
  • Tina Bernstein on Beacon Council: No Cease-Fire Resolution: “Jews speak with many voices from varying values and politics. Like other Jews of our age, my husband and I…Feb 22, 23:15
  • Shelley Gilbert on My View: Two Truths: “Thank you, Rabbi Spodek, for a beautiful piece. [via Facebook]Feb 22, 23:14
  • Donna Minkowitz on My View: Two Truths: “It is strange that Rabbi Spodek claims we are powerless to affect anything in Israel and Gaza. In fact, our…Feb 22, 23:14
  • Jesse Lunin-Pack on My View: Two Truths: “Thank you, Rabbi Spodek, for attempting to foster dialogue in our community. I hope there are partners willing to have…Feb 22, 23:13
  • Kamel Jamal on My View: Two Truths: “It interests me that a man of God won’t outright call for a cease-fire while representing a community with such…Feb 22, 23:13
  • Sophie Reicher on Beacon Council: No Cease-Fire Resolution: “I am very glad the City Council did not vote for a cease-fire resolution; I don’t see it voting against…Feb 21, 11:01
  • Brian PJ Cronin on Talking Trash, Part 3: “The ones pictured are in Memorial Park. There’s also drop-off bins at the Recreation Department (23 W. Center St.), and…Feb 21, 10:09
  • John Baideme on Talking Trash, Part 3: “Thank you for the three-part recycling series. Where are the composting bins pictured in part two located in Beacon?Feb 21, 10:05
  • Kara Marie Dean-Assael on My View: Two Truths: “We never fully understand people’s motives. What is the intention here? And, why are we equivocating dialogue with a cease-fire?…Feb 21, 08:20
  • Matthew Bloom on Beacon Council: No Cease-Fire Resolution: “As someone who desperately wants an end to the war in Gaza, I believe the City Council reached the right…Feb 20, 10:58
  • Dwight Arthur on New Redistricting Benefits Lawler, Ryan: “Your article presents a well written analysis of redistricting, including that it does not make Lawler’s re-election more difficult, and…Feb 19, 18:54
  • Kim Ward on Beacon Residents Ask Council To Support Gaza Cease-Fire: “Think globally, act locally. The politics, the policies, power and influence of local American governments is very influential, even on…Feb 19, 11:29
  • William Patterson on Beacon Residents Ask Council To Support Gaza Cease-Fire: “A coherent, thoughtful and intelligible response. I don’t know how some Beaconites, of the Boho Bourgeois class, can be so…Feb 19, 07:55
  • Fern Sartori on Beacon Residents Ask Council To Support Gaza Cease-Fire: “All men and women are created equal, regardless of race, creed, color, wealth, education and so on. One evil individual…Feb 18, 23:32
  • Dennis Moroney on My View: Two Truths: “Well put. As it seems we are the bottom-feeders whose opinion and desires are not being represented by our elected…Feb 18, 21:53
  • James Case-Leal on My View: Two Truths: “There is only one truth that I keep hearing from everyone in Beacon, including the Rabbi. We all want: 1.…Feb 18, 14:14
  • Jeff Kover on New Redistricting Benefits Lawler, Ryan: “So, redistricting only serves to benefit the person running for office, or already in office, or the party, and not…Feb 18, 11:07
  • Camilla Von Bergen on Committee Majority Supports Renaming Desmond-Fish: “I certainly agree that Mr. Fish had many faults, well known to many. As Rachel Maddow, whom I admire and…Feb 18, 09:05
  • Paul Thompson on Cold Spring to Conduct Fjord Trail Survey: “My wife Shamala (Sham) and I live in the lower village. We received the survey in the mail and via…Feb 18, 08:55
  • Dennis Moroney on My View: Two Truths: “If the answer is black or white, never ask politicians for their opinion if that opinion might affect their getting…Feb 17, 19:46
  • Joshua Kaye on Beacon Council: No Cease-Fire Resolution: “It wasn’t easy for anyone at that council meeting — lots of pain to go around. The fact is, multiple…Feb 17, 18:41
  • Rebeca Ramirez on Cold Spring to Conduct Fjord Trail Survey: “To anyone interested in the survey design or feeling that there are shortcomings, please feel free to reach out to…Feb 17, 16:05
  • Donald Arrant on Beacon Council: No Cease-Fire Resolution: “Dan is a great example of what political aspirations can do to you. One day you are chaperoning grannies to…Feb 17, 13:58
  • David Limburg on Cold Spring to Conduct Fjord Trail Survey: “Jon Erickson, Andrew Hall, Sue Peehl, Roseanne Halpin and Mary Fris all raise good points and make excellent arguments for…Feb 17, 11:59
  • Gregg Zuman on Talking Trash, Part 3: “Everyone knows the way to effect behavioral shifts: financial impact. Residents must pay monthly or annually per pound or bag…Feb 17, 00:27
  • Emmy Tiderington on A Close Call: “Thank you so much for covering this topic and for bringing to light the flaws in our local system. Excellent…Feb 16, 20:31
  • Paul Fradin on My View: Two Truths: “The fact that the initial proposed resolution had no mention of the Oct. 7 massacre of 1,200 Israelis says a…Feb 16, 15:42
  • Steve Jacobs on My View: Two Truths: “Rabbi Spodek was not making any sort of moral or numerical equivalency between the death and destruction taking place in…Feb 16, 15:20
  • Meredith Levick on My View: Two Truths: “I am a Beacon resident who is strongly in favor of the nuanced statements that Rabbi Spodek outlines in his…Feb 16, 13:58
  • Katie Hellmuth on My View: Two Truths: “As the former chair of Spirit of Beacon Day, I was taken aback by Rabbi Spodek’s column in which his…Feb 16, 13:57
  • Derek Graham on Cold Spring to Conduct Fjord Trail Survey: “Great to hear Mayor Foley and (most of) the trustees sponsor the village’s own survey, one that isn’t engineered or…Feb 16, 13:52
  • Mary Fris on Cold Spring to Conduct Fjord Trail Survey: “After reading all of the literature on the HHFT, I have come away with one overriding question: Do we need…Feb 16, 13:47
  • Rebeca Ramirez on Cold Spring to Conduct Fjord Trail Survey: “HHFT’s survey is one of many ways we are continuing to capture resident input, in this case from those who…Feb 16, 13:46
  • Roseanne Halpin on Cold Spring to Conduct Fjord Trail Survey: “I tend to agree with the above two comments. My husband and I completed the survey online and found the…Feb 16, 13:46
  • Susan Peehl and Andrew Hall on Cold Spring to Conduct Fjord Trail Survey: “We recently received a letter from the Fjord Trail developers with a “targeted group survey” to learn more from residents…Feb 16, 13:44
  • Jon Erickson on Cold Spring to Conduct Fjord Trail Survey: “On Tuesday (Feb. 12), residents of Fair Street and the lower village west of Lunn Terrace in Cold Spring began…Feb 16, 13:44
  • Eliza Starbuck on Cold Spring Launches Parking Changes: “While Cold Spring residents did not necessarily wish for the traffic that tourism has brought to our area, the blessing…Feb 16, 13:22
  • Cyndi Sullivan on Wide Angle: Why You Can’t Fly From Stewart: “This was going on long before the pandemic. By the time I drive the nightmare to any of these airports…Feb 16, 13:21
  • Theo de Haas on Wide Angle: Why You Can’t Fly From Stewart: “I fly Play to Amsterdam with a stopover in Reykjavík that is usually less than two hours. It saves me…Feb 16, 13:21
  • Michael Caruso on Wide Angle: Why You Can’t Fly From Stewart: “I couldn’t agree more with Stowe Boyd. He has been dealing with the airport since he moved to Beacon in…Feb 16, 13:21
  • Chiara Di Lello on Beacon Residents Ask Council To Support Gaza Cease-Fire: “Beacon is represented in the U.S. House by Rep. Pat Ryan, who has failed to call for a cease-fire and…Feb 16, 12:51
  • Nora Olsen on Beacon Residents Ask Council To Support Gaza Cease-Fire: “Local resolutions can lead to national change, and give elected officials at higher levels a clue about what voters want.…Feb 16, 12:50
  • Mark Roland on Wide Angle: Why You Can’t Fly From Stewart: “So Stowe Boyd wants to ban leaf blowers and gas stoves but increase access to, and decrease the cost of,…Feb 15, 12:57
  • James Case-Leal on Beacon Council Member to Run for Comptroller: “I think you’re misinformed. Dan is not an architect. I believe his experience has been heavily involved with financial accounting…Feb 15, 11:12
  • Barbara Graham on Classic Wheels: 1958 MGA 1500: “I have found a 1959 Glacier Blue MGA in Southern California. The owner passed mid-way through the restoration. Should I…Feb 15, 09:44