Opinion

Re-elect Mayor Joe Sack
Opinion

Re-elect Mayor Joe Sack

To the Editor, I am writing to ask fellow Rye voters to re-elect Joe Sack as mayor. I had the honor to serve the city of Rye for two years as a City Council member while Joe was mayor. My “inside” experience working with Joe confirmed to me that he […]

Vote All Rye to keep good government
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Vote All Rye to keep good government

To the Editor, Former Mayor Doug French has been a friend for a long time, so I was dismayed to see his attack on the work of the current City Council in last week’s Rye Record. It is disappointing that Doug has not stayed involved after leaving office to work […]

Vote for the All Rye ticket
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Vote for the All Rye ticket

To the Editor, I am voting for Joe Sack for mayor and the All Rye ticket on Nov. 7. I urge all of your readers to do the same. Regarding Joe Sack, his contributions to Rye started many years ago. Like many parents, Joe started as coach—coaching baseball and basketball […]

1942: A pivotal, memorial year in Rye’s history
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1942: A pivotal, memorial year in Rye’s history

Staring at the microfilm machine’s screen, I was struck by the juxtaposition of the article, from Friday, Jan. 2, 1942, on the top fold of Section A1 on “Neighboring Communities Honoring Old Rye As It Becomes a City,” with the lead headline of “Manila Lost, U.S. Fights On.” As we […]

Soundlink proposal would ruin communities
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Soundlink proposal would ruin communities

To the Editor, You report in the Aug. 18 article, “Soundlink tunnel being studied; details sparse,” that Gov. Andrew Cuomo supports the idea of building a bridge or tunnel across Long Island Sound, connecting Westchester and Long Island, because it would be “economic.” Cuomo’s argument is that “cars and trucks […]