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John April 15, 2014 at 02:23 pm
Well gee officer, I was throwing out some old stinky boxes my wife had in our garage and the nextRead More thing you know......
Geoff Burton April 15, 2014 at 05:05 pm
Nothing new there Black panther o Poetry the human race has been delving the depth of depravity forRead More eons. There are a lot of good people in our world, but unfortunately evil is hyper active
D Penta April 15, 2014 at 05:29 pm
It says Around Town but the headline is UTAH. Utah is not near Natick!! I think everyone should notRead More open an article on Patch unless they see their town's name in the headline. So If it doesn't say Natick, then we all know it is not LOCAL to the Natick Patch. The less clicks these Patch sites get, the fewer advertisers they will get and then perhaps they will realize if we want sensational news from across the country we'd go back to Patch's former owners AOL and the HuffPost! Those here from other Patch sites - I think you should do the same only click on articles that mention your community's name. No name. No click!
Gov. Cuomo signing the SAFE Act into law last year.
oldfed April 15, 2014 at 05:08 pm
Oops, forgot my Fourth comment: King O. and E. Holder are the biggest GUN RUNNERS IN THE USA TODAY.Read More They authorized selling weapons to known Mexican criminals, a federal offense. In the stupid course of Operation Fast and Furious, four people at least were killed by these weapons, including a US Border Patrol Officer. Can't blame THAT on Bush, but the Leftists always try, don't they?
brandie April 15, 2014 at 05:14 pm
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/california-state-senator-leland-yee-arrested-in-federal-raid/ oldfed doRead More you mean just like this guy who just so happens to be an anti gun Liberal from California.
janet kent April 15, 2014 at 05:33 pm
Right on brandie...and NY is a twin to California in liberal anti gun regimes. Cuomo/Schumer carryRead More the banner ...
Dalton 22 March 26, 2014 at 11:42 am
Can someone at patch please provide information about the future of the former borders site. AreRead More there any chances of a business moving in or will it remain empty. Should also do a story about the outrageous rents these landlords charge. Which in turn force many business owners out. What is the town doing about it??
Lanning Taliaferro (Editor) March 26, 2014 at 11:56 am
We'll keep an eye out. Meanwhile you should read some of Tom Auchterlonie's terrific coverage of theRead More issue from when he was editor of this Patch site, including http://chappaqua.patch.com/groups/politics-and-elections/p/foreclosure-sought-for-ex-borders-site and http://chappaqua.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/possible-tenant-eyes-former-borders-site and http://chappaqua.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/mrs-greens-is-not-moving-into-exborders-site
Theresa Flora March 26, 2014 at 01:28 pm
An empty Borders is always a sure sign of spring.
Lanning Taliaferro (Editor) March 27, 2014 at 10:31 am
Check this out for a great interactive weather map showing the extraordinary strength of the storm.Read More http://www.motherjones.com/blue-marble/2014/03/massive-storm-east-coast-new-england
photo courtesy MTA
Stephen Shea March 18, 2014 at 03:55 pm
It's been well over 25 years that work on that bridge began and that's when it was a 10 cent toll.Read More When will work finally be finished? Donald Trump stepped in and reconstructed Wollman ice skating rink in a few months. Maybe we need another Donald to do the same for the Henry Hudson bridge.
Donald Diamond March 14, 2014 at 07:48 am
Tofsy is Friday, Narch 14, 2014.
Donald Diamond March 14, 2014 at 07:50 am
Today is March 14th. March 13th's weather is old news.
Rich Faussette March 20, 2014 at 09:11 pm
to Issy: Quote: "Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come toRead More destroy, but to fulfill............Mathew 5.17" ------------------------------------------------------------------- Jesus IS the fulfillment of prophecy. As the Messiah, he ordained a NEW COVENANT. Those who claim that the Old Testament dictates are wholly applicable to Christians simply haven't read the NEW Testament critically. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Issy: You didn't read the whole argument. Continue Matthew 5. The new covenant (which actually began with Jeremiah 31:31) is BETTER than the written Law. Jesus begins at Matthew 5:21 each remark with "You have learned that our forefathers were told" and then he goes on to state what the Law says and then what HE says. The Law says you can divorce your wife. Jesus says you can't. The Law says don't commit adultery. Jesus says don't even look on a woman with a lustful eye lest you commit adultery with her in your heart. The Law says you must be brought to judgment for murder. Jesus says you must be brought to judgment even if you nurse anger against your brother. Jesus says: You have learned that they were told: Love your neighbor, hate your enemy, but what I tell you is this: Love your enemies and pray for your persecutors, only so can you be children of your heavenly Father who makes his sun rise on good and bad alike. You took your remark right out of a context that completely invalidated it. Thanks for making my job so easy.
highhatsize March 20, 2014 at 11:23 pm
to Rich Faussette: Call me slow. It was only with your penultimate response that I realized that youRead More were opposed to Liberalism because you believe it to be a Jewish plot to enfeeble white Christian society in order to ensure the survival of Judaism. Mazel tov!
Issy March 21, 2014 at 03:09 am
So apparently only you are allowed to spin the bible and allow yourself the godly right of ignoringRead More the parts you don't like, although Jesus was very clear that the Old Testament must be followed (but don't take his word for it)................... The simple fact is that Jesus never said anything about homosexuality, yet some Christians, have no problem using the Old Testament to condemn gays............ So according to you if the OT gay bashing and the 10 commandments are not applicable to Christians how can they justify their rabid opposition to homosexuality?
Dylann Lynch March 3, 2014 at 11:55 am
you aint scared of me
oldfed March 3, 2014 at 05:10 pm
Guess what, climate change is a better, more accurate term than the debunked global warmingRead More nonsense. It's occured thousands of times in the Earth's history. Both sides on this issue can agree on that, can't they? But, IMO humans didn't cause it directly, and cannot alter or stop it. The most critical negative human impact here is simple: too many people! Most of the Third World has NO access to birth control, and the vaunted UN doesn't seem to care. Even China relaxed it's stringent one-child-per-couple policy. Helping people limit their numbers might mitigate this problem. But I refuse to agree w/the Leftists Dems that we are some how to blame. Also, scientists who believe this theory make their paychecks off of scaring citizens, so they're incapable of being neutral.
joesph McCormick March 4, 2014 at 11:34 am
DA RICE KNOWS THE WEATHER CALL HER
New York Patriot February 28, 2014 at 02:51 pm
Yes, I suppose we do have a dichotomy. On the one hand we have a bunch of Liberals flapping awayRead More about global warming or climate change or whatever the in-vogue term is as well as alternative energy. These folks are yakking it up with the folks trying to sell something - ie. The ESCO multi-level marketing folks and the solar and alternative energy sales people. On the other hand, you have a bunch of folks, myself included, who are more politically aware and are discussing a highly regulated business (the futures exchanges as well as the energy providers) in the context of what our Liberal leaders are or are not doing about it and, from a political ideology standpoint how we got in this mess. Congratulations on being a grown up.
Krista Madsen March 1, 2014 at 09:11 am
Natural gas prices peaked this season at 10x what they were at same time last year! The channels toRead More move the gas demand is "simply not there." Good explanation on pricing this season you can listen to on WNYC. https://www.wnyc.org/radio/#/ondemand/351788
JM March 1, 2014 at 09:51 am
Hey all - for what it is worth, my ConEd bill (electric + gas) is actually lower than it was theRead More previous month. No complaints from me but I was prepared for the worst after this price hike news has been circulating all week. Jan. was $459, Feb. $368. Others here must also have equal or lower, no?
jo February 21, 2014 at 02:04 pm
try looking out the window NOW at 1:14 pm... Dense fog is all around us.. cheez
PatchRat February 23, 2014 at 10:00 pm
Why let a story like this take up any real estate on the home page - especially after the allegedRead More fog advisory is lifted? The "new" Patch, now that they fired most of their employees, has become quite a disappointment. A sad departure from it's original hyper-local mission.
Marie Davis-Williams February 21, 2014 at 06:51 am
I commute daily on the Harlem Line. My morning train bypasses the station almost every morning. SoRead More commuters waiting for that train are combined with the next locale train. The train is overcrowded with people not just standing in the vestibules but up and down the aisles. I have been late so often this winter that I am forced to take a train that leaves 30 minutes earlier. When your commute is already close to two hours that extra 30 minutes is a hardship. This,by the way, is never announced on the TV or radio news and you won't find them acknowledging it on the MTA website. We have shared the Harlem line in the past with Danbury commuters due to track problems or accidents. MTA does not run extra trains they like overcrowding trains. I have called the MTA and complained and encourage every commuter on the Harlem who has been consistently inconvenienced to do the same.
PatchRat February 21, 2014 at 10:40 am
They operate a virtual monopoly. When a business has a monopoly they need only provide the bareRead More minimum. The sheeple can bleat all they want but what is their alternative? Why not get a political loudmoth attention seeker like Schumer or Abinanti to yip and yap in the media about the issue? They love anything that gets them in front of a camera and Abinanti is so desperate for attention he writes blogs on the Patch.
Patrick February 21, 2014 at 02:15 pm
LOL. Then they have the balls to put their monthly report with the 96% on time numbers out.
Photo courtesy Metro North
tom February 15, 2014 at 06:20 am
My 5:37 am train was canceled this morning because of mechanical difficulties. The local ran late.Read More Yesterday's commute was an absolute mess with people standing in the aisles. I second your comment that service is taking a nosedive, to say nothing of the fatal accident of which no one has been held accountable. The politicians are just taking us for a ride.
Elmb February 15, 2014 at 07:17 am
Running a Saturday schedule on a Friday before a holiday weekend was absurd. I tried to catch theRead More 5:47pm from Grand Central and every car was filled to the brim with standing people to the doors. The 6:22pm had 10 cars and also was overfilled and unsafe. Heaven forbid if this train would have derailed or hit something, there would have been fatalities and many injured. You can't safely squeeze so many standing people when they have nothing to hold on to. Riders pay a premium for substandard conditions, late or cancelled trains and what should be an illegal monopoly. In the northern Westchester and Putnam county areas, we are encouraged not to drive (for a green environment and less road traffic) yet our one and only commuting alternative is the train (no bus service). It's about time our local politicians take interest in this ever-growing issue. I dare any politician to ride the MNR Harlem line for one week and maybe we would get some results.
Aruna Rajagiri February 17, 2014 at 02:11 am
http://wheatonpl.org/
tom February 14, 2014 at 07:33 am
My hudson line train was standing room only this morning. People standing in the aisles. TheyRead More needed to run a few more trains.
jo February 14, 2014 at 10:45 am
does Peekskill own a plow... just tried to get into Peekskill via 202 total chaos.. rt 6 noRead More better... Cortlandt 202 fine.. Peeskill not a plow in site.. what a shame
Janet Morra February 14, 2014 at 07:50 am
If you know where your fire hydrants are located on your street, please dig them out. It could saveRead More lives!
Credit: Northport Patch
d February 15, 2014 at 07:50 am
Adorable. I shared it on FB with the caveat that it was a snowcat (not of the trail groomer type butRead More of the tail groomer type).
sjok17 February 15, 2014 at 11:52 am
climate change killed off the dinasaurs, too.
Kelly Dolin February 17, 2014 at 02:51 pm
too cute !
Weather Channel northeast forecast for Thursday. Credit: Weather.com map screenshot
Rose Rowland February 12, 2014 at 05:26 pm
Any updates since 10:51 am this morning? Ashley?
New York Patriot February 12, 2014 at 07:07 pm
This is one of many reasons the Constitution affords us all the right to bear arms. There are timesRead More and places and situations where help may be unavailable and we may need to protect ourselves or our families. Uh, oh....here come the global warming sheeple to beat me up. Another reason to have a gun.
New York Patriot February 12, 2014 at 07:08 pm
And Patch....STOP with the sports and weather. We have reliable sources for that stuff.
From the "Help Find Harry" Facebook page
KD Q February 11, 2014 at 11:36 am
So many ppl of this world are driven my BS. At least this guy was trying to do something he loved.Read More Yeah, may not have been the smartest place to go to but neither is Russia! Or some parts of Detroit, or Albany. Those above turds are blinded. If it was their child [i pray for their children if they do have any] I'm sure their reactions would be different.
Robert Guttman February 11, 2014 at 12:04 pm
"What makes him a jerk for wanting to explore the world instead of sitting on a computer andRead More being a miserable prick like you appear to be? " Myself, I didn't spend my life in front of a computer, I spent 30 years working in places all over the world, often in Third World dung-heaps most Americans never even heard of. I've heard of, and run across, lots of people like this, idiots who thank that they're immune from danger simply because they're Americans. Once, when an acquaintance wanted to buy property in the Dominican Republic because he thought it was a beautiful place to live, I advised against it because I knew FROM EXPERIENCE that the D.R. was a country that people risk their lives to escape from, not move to. He disregarded my advice, and now he's dead. The daughter of another friend wanted to become an exchange student in Egypt. I advised against it because I had often been in Egypt, and knew what the Egyptians were like, and that it was a dangerous place for a young American girl on her own. In the end she didn't let her daughter go, and now her daughter is pissed at her. However, subsequent events proved me 100% right, and the mother is glad her daughter never went to Egypt.
Arky wharton February 16, 2014 at 11:11 am
Richard your a jerk and have all the courage for your comments... Ever think that your commentsRead More could hurt someone who reads them? Who cares? Its not like its your problem... Harry is a nice person, cool as heck and down to earth.... Coming from Pelham and working hard to be a financial trader doesn't make him a jerk. He is a success and could be your child! For some people, this is more than a story!! P.s. everyone makes mistakes and should think before passing judgment..... Think of his mother.