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Letters to the Editor

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: We feel comfortable using the words “genuine,” “sincere” and “politician” together in one sentence when we are talking about Tony Hwang.  It is a pleasure to know Tony, his wif...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: It is a great pleasure to endorse our State Representative, Mitch Bolinsky, for the 106th District. When I first met Mitch, he was serving as Pack Committee Chairman for the Newtown Cub Scouts. Previously, he had served as Cub Master and Den...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: Matt Cole of Newtown is an outstanding candidate for State Representative in the Democratic Party. His responsible commitment to serve this high office in the State of Connecticut will prove him worthy of the work he ...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: Way back in 2009 I got on my Democratic soapbox and wrote an open letter to state Representative Kim Fawcett, whom I had supported based on her presentation of progressively liberal principles, questioning her decision to vote against ...

  • A Beautiful Harvest From Sandy Ground

    To the Editor: Nearly two years ago, we survived an unimaginably horrific day. Twenty-six families would never be the same.  Many more were changed forever.  Through the nightmare of the days that followed, my best-friend, my husband, repeated in...

  • Encouraging Students To Get Involved

    To the Editor: On behalf of the Jr Newtown Action Alliance, the Newtown Action Alliance and the Newtown Foundation, I would like to sincerely thank Cornelia Guest and Jessica Meller for supporting the Jr Newtown Action Alliance with the SCRABBLE Benefit To...

  • Take The Great Pumpkin Challenge

    To the Editor, Fourth Annual Great Pumpkin Challenge - Can I count you in? For the fourth year, the Great Pumpkin Challenge is on! I encourage you to join us in what has become a Main Street Halloween tradition. 

  • Public Service As It Should Be

    To the Editor: A few weeks ago, when my driver’s license came up for renewal, I learned that Connecticut now offers Verified Identity Protection.  Simply put, it means you should get through airports a little quicker.  The catch is that you...

  • Passport To A Fun-Filled Day

    To the Editor: It’s that time of year again. The 4th annual Passport  to Sandy Hook [Saturday, October 11 from 11 am to 4 pm in Sandy Hook Center]. We are so excited here at Family Fun Kuts and Fun Kids Consignments to share a Fun-filled day wit...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: What does a public servant look like? Many of us would be hard pressed to answer this question today. Why? Because when we try to visualize what this individual might look like our thoughts immediately revert to the bickering and political p...