Letters

Become informed and vote

Dear Editor, I recently heard a reporter state, on a major news show, that billionaire George Soros funded the rioting at Ferguson, St. Louis, Missouri. This action resulted in the destruction of a community and is similar to other actions associated with Mr. Soros including desire of world socialism. He also supported and funded our […]

Are we in a cluster?

Dear Editor, I have Multiple Myeloma (MM), bone marrow cancer. A little over a year ago, one of my closest friends died from immune system issues. She had been diagnosed with multiple myeloma just a few weeks before my diagnosis. We always thought it was strange that we both had a relatively rare disease. Our doctors […]

Thank you for voting

Dear Editor, I would like to thank all Village of Owego voters who turned out to vote in the village elections held March 18, and participate in the experiment in self-governing called democracy. I am looking forward to working with the three new board members. My thanks also go to Trustee Ann Lockwood who has […]

Why not a Woman President?

Dear Editor, India did it years ago, as did Israel, Great Britain, Canada and the Philippines. So did Ireland, Germany, Sri Lanka, Chile, Liberia and Brazil. Even Pakistan, where women in some regions are forbidden to leave their homes without a male escort, is among over 50 countries that have put women in positions of […]

Protect the STAR Program

Dear Editor, Hidden amongst the details of Governor Cuomo’s proposed budget is a tiny detail that would significantly change the STAR program. The STAR program (State School Tax Relief Program) is a school tax rebate program aimed at reducing school district property taxes on the primary residences of New York residents. STAR is important to […]

Readers’ Column for the week of March 29, 2015

You may call the Owego Pennysaver Readers’ Column at (607) 687-2378 24-hours a day, or e-mail comments to readerscolumn@stny.rr.com. We reserve the right to revise or reject any message. Come on you very intelligent people out there! Do the figuring. How come after all these years, and two trials and into the third, we suddenly […]

Our constitution is being laughed at

Dear Editor, I recently heard a reporter state, on a major TV news show, that the rioting in Ferguson was funded by billionaire George Soros. This action resulted in the destruction of a community and is similar to other actions associated with Mr. Soros. He supported and funded our current President’s Senate election because he […]

Readers’ Column for the week of March 22, 2015

You may call the Owego Pennysaver Readers’ Column at (607) 687-2378 24-hours a day, or e-mail comments to readerscolumn@stny.rr.com. We reserve the right to revise or reject any message. Thank you to the 210 Newark Valley students and the two directors for the wonderful Prism concert! ~ I don’t understand that because of St. Patrick’s […]