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LETTERS to the EDITOR or Other Communications

The Putnam County News and Recorder

We are 149 years old but new every Wednesday

Editorial and general inquiries:

Advertising inquiries:

Telephone: (845) 265-2468

Fax: (845) 265-2144

144 Main Street, Cold Spring, New York 10516



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and TELEPHONE NUMBER for Confirmation Purposes.
DEADLINE for LETTERS: Every Monday at 10 a.m. 


Elizabeth Ailes, Publisher

Douglas Cunningham, Associate Publisher/Editor-in-Chief

Caroline Balducci, Business Manager

Lynn Duffy, Ad Sales

  Eric Gross, Senior Reporter 

Timothy Greco, Senior Reporter/Host Focus on Philipstown

Chris Layton, Graphics/Social Media

Virginia Califano, Reporter/Graphics

Kimberley Hyatt, Reporter/Legals

Dennis Mazzuca, Reporter/Distribution

Steve Schweikhart, Sports Reporter

Hans Claessens, Multimedia Director

Katherine Whiteside, Food & Garden Columnist

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