Letters to the Editor


Column disappointing

Dan Alexander’s column on the Affordable Care Act (ACA, otherwise known as Obamacare) was greatly disappointing.

Scrabble a success

Twelve wordsmiths participated in Literacy Volunteers annual winter scrabble tournament on March 2.

Agrees with editorial

We at Literacy Volunteers of Essex/Franklin applaud your editorial suggestion that Corrections parolees be offered training opportunities more in accord with the needs of their communities than college programs.

Taxes over-charged

Please let me introduce myself, my name is Howard and my wife and I own a summer home in Ticonderoga.

InBloom getting info on kids

North Country parents, do you know that your child is a source of data and dollars?

Appreciates support

Another year has passed and I am always impressed by how much support I receive from the community.

Ticonderoga police appreciated

Our family would like to thank the Ticonderoga police force and in particular Investigator Dan LaFrance for their outstanding effort and success in making our community safer.

Divided, puzzled

When it comes to gun safety laws I find myself divided about what’s right and what’s possible.

Conscientious team

Responding to the second appearance of “poor management” regarding the “Schroon Transfer Station Turns Around” in the Times of Ti, I would like to make the following statement.

Inter-Lakes cuts dental staff

In 2007, when I spoke with Kevin Haughney and Gordonna Blodgett about joining the dental staff at Moses Ludington Hospital, it was to start a new page in my life.

Editorial Missing the Point

I was saddened to read your recent Op-Ed in support of repeal of the SAFE Act, because it seemed to me that it quite clearly missed the point on what this legislation is trying to do and at the same time you seemingly glossed over the problem of gun violence in America today.

New report on smoking alarming

5.6 million children alive today will die prematurely from smoking related diseases unless smoking rates drop, says the latest Surgeon General’s Report.


The Ticonderoga Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary would like to thank everyone that donated to the annual memory tree this past year.

Experience with ID theft

Law enforcement officials have urged me to share my own experience with hacking.

Engineering a great career

National Engineers Week is Feb. 16-22, which celebrates the positive contributions engineers make to society and is a catalyst for outreach across the country to kids and adults alike.