Here are recent "Letters to the Editor" of "NorthCountryNow.com." Letters should be 400 words or fewer and are subject to editing. They can be e-mailed to Letters@NorthCountryNow.com, faxed to 268-8701, mailed to North Country This Week, P.O. Box 975, Potsdam, NY 13676 or dropped off at our office, 19 Depot St., Potsdam.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 9:14 am
To the Editor: When I read the recent article in North Country Now about the Massena Neighborhood Center Director Elaine Eggleston, unilaterally rejecting a legitimate and heartfelt donation from Mass...
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 9:11 am
To the Editor: The Potsdam Food Co-op was pleased to raise over $875 for the Potsdam Neighborhood Center through its 17th Annual Holiday Baking Fest and Silent Auction held on Sunday, Dec. 7. Over 100...
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Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 8:30 am
To the Editor: The E.J. Noble Guild would like to thank all those who contributed and participated in the Holly Berry Bazaar which was held Saturday December, 6 at the Canton High School cafeteria. We...
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Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 8:25 am
To the Editor: In response to “Retail Stores Should Close For The Holiday,” what about the cops, EMT’s, doctors and nurses that don’t get the day off? I know their families would like them home with t...
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Monday, December 15, 2014 - 9:59 am
To the Editor: Ogdensburg lawmakers might actually be on the right track with the current estimated budget. They still have to massage it into a no tax increase or even lower taxes and they will have...
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Friday, December 12, 2014 - 6:45 am
To the Editor: Recently it was brought to my attention that the Social Security Administration has a plan in process to close field offices across the country. This plan is titled Vision 2025. SSA aim...
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Friday, December 12, 2014 - 6:45 am
To the Editor: The Morristown PTSA would like to extend our warmest thanks to all who showed up to celebrate our “Meet the Administration Night,” as well as all those who donated their time to run boo...
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Friday, December 12, 2014 - 6:44 am
To the Editor: Apparently we have more evidence of tax and spend liberal democratic county legislators attempting to make one more money grab from taxpayers before leaving office. Our soon to be forme...
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Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 8:45 am
To the Editor: The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce would like to congratulate our recipients Thomas Luckie, Sr. for the Citizen of the Year Award; the Demers family – Kimro’s Medicine Place for...
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Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 8:36 am
To the Editor: How many of you remember the days where businesses honored Christmas Day? Giving their employees that one day off that means a lot to most people to spend the day with their families an...
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Monday, December 8, 2014 - 6:36 am
To the Editor: In response to “Why Not Skip Turkey This Thanksgiving,” a lot of animals were created to be eaten as food. A lot of soy is not good for you to begin with. I don’t like the way turkeys o...
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Friday, December 5, 2014 - 7:56 am
To the Editor: The Black Friday business seems to be just about the nastiest thing to be dropped on the buying public in years. It’s a marketing hype that has been so overused and over rated that it’s...
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Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 8:03 am
To the Editor: This holiday season, we at SUNY Potsdam are thankful for the generous support the College receives each year from North Country businesses and community partners. In 2013-14, businesses...
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Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 8:42 am
To the Editor: In response to C.O.R.C. Store looking for a larger area in which to continue to help the community: I hope you can find what you require. I have been coming to the C.O.R.C. Store for ma...
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Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 6:56 am
To the Editor: Rosie’s “Hawg Dogs” closes for the 2014 season. Now that winter has arrived, it is time to close down the hot dog cart for the season. We would like to take this opportunity to thank ou...
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Monday, December 1, 2014 - 8:06 am
To the Editor: Have you ever fallen asleep before your head hits the pillow, put both of your contacts in one eye, mistaken nail polish remover for contact solution, used body wash for shampoo, walked...
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Friday, November 28, 2014 - 6:28 am
To the Editor: Around the year 1799, New York State leaders passed laws (RPTL 420) that stated that not-for-profit entities, such as hospitals, universities and religious orders could expand and opera...
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Friday, November 28, 2014 - 6:27 am
To the Editor: The St. Lawrence County Arts Council would like to thank visitors from around the county who stopped by artists’ studios as part of the annual Artists’ Studio Tour. Over 35 artists open...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 8:09 am
To the Editor: This year, the Potsdam area will once again participate in the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign from November until Christmas. The Red Kettle will be located at various local retail...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 8:08 am
To the Editor: I would like to offer a brief explanation of the WIC Program and how we work, to help you understand the important role that you play in our success. WIC is a supplemental food program...
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 8:06 am
To the Editor: President Obama will pardon two turkeys to promote the turkey industry. Every one of us can exercise that same pardon power by choosing a nonviolent Thanksgiving observance. It’s a most...
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Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 9:43 am
To the Editor: For over forty years the C.O.R.C. (Council of Religious Concern) Thrift Store has been and continues to be a vital part of our Potsdam community and the surrounding area. Located at 8 W...
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Monday, November 24, 2014 - 8:41 am
To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank the voters of District 3, Canton, Morristown and Oswegatchie, for granting me the privilege of continuing to represent them on the St. Law...
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Friday, November 21, 2014 - 6:58 am
To the Editor: The Parishville Area ATV Club held its drawing for their 50/50 raffle in September and the lucky winner was Maria Dann from Gouverneur. Her winning ticket was worth $831.50. The club's...
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Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 7:12 am
To the Editor: On behalf of the family of Judy Guyette, I would like to take this time to express my appreciation for the outpouring of support and kindness during our great sadness. Words cannot expr...
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