Working together to meet deadlines
MILLERTON — The Millerton News will be enforcing its deadlines more strictly from this point forward than it has in the past. Press releases must be submitted no later than Friday, at 4 p.m., to appear in the following Thursday’s paper. Please note that even timely submissions are not guaranteed to be published, as available space is the deciding factor.Photos and weekend news items should be submitted by Monday at 10 a.m. These should be emailed to the office and include basic details as well as contact information. Again, there is no guarantee the items will be used in that week’s paper.Letters to the editor must be submitted no later than 10 a.m. on Monday to be printed in that week’s paper. There is a 500-word limit to all letters. If a letter exceeds 500 words, it will be edited to comply with the limit. All letters must be submitted along with the writer’s name, phone number and hometown. If a letter has more than one author, contact information for all must be included.It is best to email letters to the paper if possible; they may also be mailed, faxed or dropped off at The Millerton News office at 16 Century Blvd., Millerton, next door to the firehouse.The deadline for classified ads is Monday at noon; however, it is best to submit classifieds by 11 a.m. if possible. Classifieds may be handled in person at either The Millerton News or The Lake-ville Journal office (33 Bissell St., Lakeville, Conn.), over the phone or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.To reach The Millerton News, call 518-789-4401, fax 518-789-9247 or email email@example.com.Thank your for your continued cooperation in working with The Millerton News to share your news with the community. As your local news source we will continue to do our best to provide detailed and complete coverage of what’s happening throughout the Harlem Valley to all of our readers, today and into the future.