Letters

Traffic route not approved by small margin

Dear Editor, About a year ago the New York Sate Department of Transportation (DOT) presented to the Village a plan to ease the southbound traffic on North Avenue. The state’s plan was to turn Central Avenue into the main route to the expressway. North Avenue would continue to be the main route to downtown. Any […]

Readers’ Column for the week of Aug. 2, 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. Reward lost cell phone! The phone has been turned off and will not be useful to anyone but has all my cherished family photos on it. […]

Like sheep we have been led astray

Dear Editor, One of reasons for Sept. 11 World Trace Center attacks was admitted to be due to our country’s moral breakdown. The attackers’ admitted to this saying they didn’t want our normal immoral culture in their villages. I was shocked that my country had fallen that far. When I looked at our government and […]

Help fight hunger in your community

Dear Editor, According to the USDA, one in every five U.S. households experience “food insecurity”, which means they can run out of money and food in any given month and go hungry. The Stop Child Hunger Act of 2015, introduced by Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Representative Susan Davis (D-CA), and the Summer Meals Act […]

Time to fix the traffic problem in Owego

Dear Editor, It is time to move forward with the plan to alleviate the traffic problem in Owego before the available monies disappear. It is time for the warring groups to get behind the plan. Basically we can split Owego into two parts (east and west) with expanding the intersection at North Avenue and Main […]

Readers’ Column for the week of July 26, 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. The Angels Over Afghanistan and Iraq are still accepting clean sellable items for their annual yard sale. This year it is Aug. 21 and 22 at the […]

Here’s the rest of the story

Dear Editor, Some unsigned commenter to the Readers’ Column keeps perpetuating a myth, week after week, that the Social Security System is on a sound financial footing and has a $2.8 trillion surplus. Where does this completely misleading and erroneous information come from? Most likely from the Daily KOS or some other left-wing socialist (or “progressive”, as […]

Readers’ Column for the week of July 19, 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. I want to say that the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Motorcycle Ride this past Saturday was one of the best organized such event I have ever seen. Harvey, […]