Letters to the Editor

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A Native’s View

A Native's View Dear Editor: Let there be no doubt about it. Greenwich Village is a unique place in this dysfunctional world. It has always stood apart—and been quietly envied. If "individualism" ever had a designated spot on Earth, it is Greenwich Village. I write these words from afar, but only in a geographic sense. 153 West 11th Street is...

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14th Street busway

In your last issue you published two letters on the subject of the 14th St. Busway, one of them from me.

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I so welcome your new newspaper

I so welcome your new newspaper because the last two issues of WestView News were such a deviation from the one I had enjoyed for ten years

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Jefferson Finds a Home

Thank you for your wonderful coverage of Maggie Berkvist. I want to update your readers on her cat, Jefferson. After I heard of Maggie’s death from one of her Bank Street neighbors, my husband, Geoffrey Knox, and I adopted him on December 13th via Micheline Gaulin of Left Bank. He is a most wonderful cat and has quickly gotten used to our house...

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Praise for New Paper!

I so welcome your new newspaper because the last two issues of WestView News were such a deviation from the one I had enjoyed for ten years

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Busway not the cause of the empty storefronts.

Dear Editor, Interesting reporting in the January issue regarding the restrictions on vehicular traffic on 14th Street. According to the article on page 11, we are led to believe that the "14th Street Busway" directly resulted in seven retail vacancies between 5th and 6th Ave. It takes some kind of journalism —conveniently disregarding other...

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To the Editor

To the Editor In your January issue, Arthur Z. Schwartz tries to persuade us that the 14th Street Busway “has turned 14th Street into a desolate street.” His entire evidence for this theory consists of four photographs of vacant retail properties. Let me suggest that Mr. Schwartz now turn his attention to Greenwich Ave., which has traffic in both...

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The NEW WestView??? Pizzagate Exposed

Wow. You people are pathetic. This “New” Westview “team” wants to kill a voice in the village, Dusty Berke, so badly that you make a whole new newspaper helmed by Arthur Schwartz to do it???

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Tiles for America Bus

Congratulations on the rebirth of Westview and your recommitment to covering our neighborhood and local affairs! I am enjoying your meaty December issue and look forward to future editions…READ MORE

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