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  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: There's something special about growing up in Newtown.  This town becomes a part of who you are.  Like me, Matt Cole was raised here.  He attended public schools here, ran cross country here, volunteered here, and goes to chur...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I’d like to take this time to endorse our current state representative for the 106th District, Mitch Bolinsky, for another term on Election Day. Mitch has a strong record of serving Newtown as a past member of t...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: Connecticut has a problem and somebody has to stand up to it. Our state’s criminal justice system consumes well over a billion dollars a year of our tax money and, sadly, the results are not satisfactory largely...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I first met Mitch Bolinsky when we served together on the Legislative Council.  I was immediately impressed with his integrity and commitment to serving his constituents. During Mitch’s early days as ...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: The whisper campaign around town against Jennifer Aguilar for state representative focuses on her lack of political experience. Myself and her many supporters firmly believe that her real life, “hands on within the community” exp...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I choose Jen Aguilar as candidate for state representative for the 112th District, representing Monroe and Newtown.  I most admire Jen for her selfless volunteer work.  As long as I have known her, she has volunteered countless hou...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: Serving as your state Senator for the past 16 years has been one of the most rewarding experiences I’ve ever had. Yet there comes a time when a fresh perspective is needed, so as I move on to new opportunities, ...

  • Rising To The Call

    To the Editor: I’d like to thank The Bee for its numerous articles on town meetings where the subject of regionalizing was discussed.  The minutes to various town meetings left out some very important information from these meetings.&nb...

  • Letter of Endrosement

    To the Editor: My experience in having worked with Mitch Bolinsky on the Legislative Council, makes it easy to once again support him in his bid for reelection as Newtown’s 106th District State Representative. My knowledge of ...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I have been involved in local politics for decades, and know what it takes to be a successful elected official. It takes a person who is thoughtful, understanding and knowledgeable about the needs of residents. Jen Aguilar has worked for our...