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Letters to the Editor

  • Celebrating Sandy Hook

    To the Editor I want to thank everyone who in spite of the weather took time out of their busy schedule to visit Sandy Hook this past Saturday for our fourth annual Passport to Sandy Hook. Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity (SHO...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: Some of the best people I know are those who’ve devoted their lives to others.  They are also the ones who touch and represent the best interests of people at some of the most sensitive times.  This is why our community would...

  • Selectmen Make Questionable Appointments

    To the Editor: The Board of Selectman appears to continue having problems making appointments to boards and commission.  When the Economic Development Commission was created by the Legislative Council, they specified that there would be term limits of...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: It is with great pride I endorse Mitch Bolinsky for reelection as Newtown’s 106th District State Representative.  Mitch is a one-term incumbent who spent his first term establishing himself a leader in the state house by learning ...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: We would like to express our support in electing Tony Hwang as our state senator. When electing people to office we look at three important traits in any candidate:  1) an unwavering commitment to serve as a representative of the people...

  • Letter of Endrosement

    To the Editor: My wife and I moved to Newtown in 1993. We started a family here and through our kids have become immersed in all that is great about our town. In the 20-plus years I've lived here, I have never been moved to write a letter to the edit...

  • Searching For The Right Balance On The Ballot

    To the Editor: At this writing, we are just 21 days from November 4, election day.  Typically by this time I would have been able to move past the spin, navigate through the issues and platforms, critically examine the promises and the records, and th...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I have had the privilege and honor of working with Tony Hwang over the six years he has served as our State Representative for the 134th District. What initially impressed me and still does today is the commitment he brings to anything he un...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: As we approach Election Day on Nov 4th, I wanted to take a moment to let my neighbors know about the candidate that I am supporting. For those that may not be aware, Kim Fawcett is running for the State Senate seat that is being vacated by J...

  • 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...