LETTER: Thanks supporters during campaign, vote

To the Editor:

Thank you to the town of Verona residents who voted for me on election day and helped me get re-elected. Thanks to the Conservative, Independence and Republican parties for endorsing me.

Thank you to those who carried designating petitions on my behalf or let me put a campaign sign on their lawn. […]

LETTER: Ann Jones is the serious choice for Madison County Clerk

To the Editor:

I recently returned home to find a large glossy campaign flyer in my mailbox. Screaming out in capital letters were the words We have to make a SERIOUS CHOICE for Madison County Clerk, then offered who it thought would be better suited for the position. I am sick to death of campaign […]

LETTER: Ann Jones for County Clerk

To the Editor:

I am writing in support of Ann Jones for Madison County Clerk. I have known Ann for decades and admire her honesty, integrity and community service, as well as her impressive array of skills, both quantitative and interpersonal.

She will be an asset to the Clerk’s office.

We need leaders focused on […]

LETTER: Undersheriff John Ball: Madison County’s Best Choice

To the Editor:

As a resident of Madison County, I have a vested interest in the outcome of the upcoming election for Madison County Sheriff. Acting Sheriff John Ball is our best choice.

The County Sheriff is not a road patrol position. While the Sheriff can and does go out on patrol, it is primarily […]

LETTER: The right experience matters

To the Editor:

As we gear up for election day, I seem to be getting many one-sided postcards accusing another candidate of not having the experience or expertise needed to perform the position of county clerk successfully.

As an independent voter and citizen of Madison County for a little less than a decade, I find […]

Support for Good Government on November 7, 2017

To the Editor:

I was a member of the Hamilton Town Council from 2010 to 2013. I served with Peter Darby from 2010 to 2013 and with Supervisor Eve Ann Shwartz from 2012 to 2013. During my four-year term, Don Haight was the town justice.

Working with these fine public servants has shown me what […]

LETTER: Supports Swartz and Darby for Hamilton supervisor, council

To the Editor:

Volunteer Ambulances across New York state are facing the challenge of decreasing numbers of volunteers. Many towns were forced to provide funding for paid staff or lose their service. When SOMAC approached this situation, the Hamilton Town Board agreed to help financially support SOMAC, ensuring our residents and visitors would be well-served.


LETTER: Vote for Ann Jones for clerk

To the Editor:

For 30-plus years, I have watched Ann Jones hone her education and experience in preparation of becoming the only candidate for the Office of Madison County Clerk with the qualifications, motivation, innovation and temperament to successfully hold this position. Some of that preparation includes:

Her education includes a bachelor’s degree in education […]

LETTER: Vote for John Ball for Madison County Sheriff

To the Editor: As the Madison County Sheriff, Al Riley brought new and exciting changes and improvements to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office, increasing their standing in the law enforcement community and earning recognition beyond the state, recognition within New York and the respect of other counties. It shouldn’t be lost on people that he […]

LETTER: Supports Jones for clerk

To the Editor:

Ann Jones offers many years of experience specifically relevant to the responsibilities of the Office of the County Clerk in Wampsville. Many of us have observed Ann’s ability to oversee complex projects at the same time as she volunteers in her community and cares for her family.

We may not also know […]

LETTER: Supports Shwartz for Hamilton supervisor

To the Editor:

I am writing to show my support for Eve Ann Shwartz, Democratic candidate for town of Hamilton supervisor.

As a parent, resident of the town of Hamilton, Sherburne Earlville School Board member and neighbor, I feel confident expressing my full support of her candidacy. Eve Ann has proven that she can work […]

LETTER: To the residents of the town of Madison

To the Editor:

As you know, election day is not far away. You, the residents of the town of Madison, have been very kind and supportive to me over the past elections. I’ve been proud to serve our community over the years and have always tried to serve with integrity and honesty.

This year I […]