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Letters to the Editor

  • ‘Laying It Down’

    To the Editor: I feel I must comment on the short account on the motorcycle accident in this week's [10/31/14] Bee. You stated that the rider “deliberately laid his bike down in order to come to a gradual controlled stop.&rdqu...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: A rock of compassion, support, and leadership, Dan Malloy has stood solidly with the Newtown community and our families since the nightmare inflicted on us two years ago.

  • Paying It Forward

    To the Editor: At The Cornerstone recently, I witnessed a true Newtown moment. When her purchases were totaled, a shopper found herself $4 short. Another shopper stepped up and offered to make up the difference. When she mentioned p...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: Why I'm going to mark box 1G and write-in Pelto on the ballot in the governor's race: As a school psychologist for over 40 years in CT, I have been increasingly troubled by the educational direction of policies promot...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I have known Jen [Aguilar] for over eight years, primarily through community driven activities. Whether it be through the PTO or through a community event, Jen is always there leading an effort or lending a hand.  As PTO President for F...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor:  Newtown!  I want to draw your attention away from all the election noise and focus on a rare event happening here on November 4th, that unique event is the opportunity to elect Matt Cole as our representative in the 106th District...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor:  My husband and I moved to Sandy Hook 25 years ago with our 2-year old daughter and another baby on the way.  This community has been an incredible place to raise a family and live for the past 25 years – a place that has emb...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I've worked alongside Kim Fawcett during her campaign in Newtown and endorse her for State Senate. Kim cares. She listens. Kim is highly knowledgeable about the intricacies of state government,...

  • The Greatest Honor

    To the Editor: My name is Matt Cole, and I’m running to be Newtown’s next state representative. Over the past few months, I have knocked on thousands of doors (I underestimated my numbers at the forum put on by The Bee), listening to Newtowners...

  • None Of The Above

    To the Editor: Many voters in this year of discontent have been appalled by the choices for governor offered by the major parties. The presentation of the candidates through their campaigns of little more than character assassination has magnified the disg...