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Dear Editor: I am writing to express my frustration over the article in last week’s edition of the paper, about the celebration of a Jewish festival by two Christian communities,…

Theater debate in SCC: Where do you stand?

Theater debate in SCC: Where do you stand?

Observations: Looking inward for humor

Observations: Looking inward for humor

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN Despite the best efforts by staff, marina restrooms and showers aren’t the best places to hang around naked. My marina is no exception in that regard. In…

Letters: October 9, 2014

Dear Editor, I live on a pond in Kings Point and consider myself fortunate when an alligator takes up residence in the water and becomes my neighbor. A few days…

Observations: Where are you?

Observations: Where are you?

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN I received a postcard in the mail not long ago. Yes, a real postcard from a real post office, not the electronic or virtual kind. Not the…

Letter to the Editor: October 2, 2014

Dear Editor, There’s no place like home for recuperation. Many thanks to the drivers who deliver our Meals on Wheels that enable us to remain in our homes. Kay Cruikshank…

Observations: Paint in the sky

Observations: Paint in the sky

By MITCH TRAPHAGEN I gazed down 34th Street in Manhattan toward the Empire State Building reaching for the heavens, and could see the heat shimmering from the pavement into the…

Letters: September 18, 2014

6 “Must Ask” Questions That Are Key To Deciding About Another Theater 1. Will the $4.2 million theater loan REALLY be cost-free to SCC homeowners? No.  There will be an…

Letters: September 11, 2014

Dear Editor, I want to applaud CVS for their unselfish move to remove all tobacco and cigarettes from their shelves. These days very often a business thinks more about the…

Letters: August 28, 2014

Letters: August 28, 2014

Dear Editor, I am concerned about the upcoming vote on the proposed financing of the theater. First, we hear from the supporters of the loan that it will not cost…

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