Brabanek waffles on Kiryas Joel Annexation.
A recent writer to The Photo News (see original Letter to the Editor here) provides the following commentary on the candidates in New York’s 98th District State Assembly Race, and the outcome isn’t pretty for candidate Karl Brabanek.
I just listened to Karl Brabanek (Republican candidate for New York’s 98th State Assembly District) on his weekly WTBQ radio show address a listener question from Monroe on the KJ annexation, and his position should he be elected. Continue reading
Now that more has information emerged about Harley Doles’ resolution to surrender Lead Agency status in the DEC Annexation deal with Kiryas Joel, a.k.a. “The Monday Surprise”, we now have much more of an understanding of the underhanded manner in which the Monroe Town Supervisor wants to systematically dismantle the town in order to hand it over lot-by-lot to developers for high density development. Continue reading
During a very long and contentious Town Board Meeting on Monday, July 7th, Monroe Town Supervisor Harley Doles once again showed the voters and taxpayers of the Town of Monroe that his ethical compass does not point to true North.
It must be an election year in New York. We know this because, yet again, our politicians are discussing how to best position their region for the opening and construction of a full-service gambling casino. Continue reading
The Times Herald Record of Middletown recently ran a front-page piece citing a very shocking statistic, and one that took many by surprise: 93% in Kiryas Joel on Medicaid assistance.