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  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: We strongly endorse Matt Cole for state representative in the 106th District.  Matt is not new to serving Newtown.  He is currently a member of the Newtown Community Emergency Response Team. For many years, Matt has been an active ...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: My first contact with Mitch Bolinsky, Newtown’s state representative in the 106th district, was after the tragic events at my former elementary school.  At that time, a lot of people were throwing around ideas about rumored legisl...

  • A Most Enjoyable Celebration

    To the Editor: I wish to express my gratitude for the beautiful celebration tendered to me and Bob Grossman at the Congregational Church this past Sunday. It was indeed heartwarming to see so many friends from years gone by. I am pa...

  • For Congress, Reelect No One – No Exceptions!

    To the Editor: This is a non-partisan message. Our Congress has the worst approval rating in history – 8 percent! Why, because they have not resolved the important issues our country faces, but have tak...

  • Another Great Great Pumpkin Race

    To the Editor: The Great Pumpkin Race Committee of the Newtown Lions Club would like to thank the many people who helped to make our fifth Pumpkin Race a success (And there was no snow this year!)  Our entertainers were very special and we oohed and a...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: In a letter I wrote last week, I related that I was still undecided about who to vote for on Election Day.  After considerable thought, research and observation, I’ve come to a decision in at least one of our races, arguably one o...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: Joe Egan is the Probate Judge for the Northern Fairfield Probate District, which serves the towns of Newtown, Bethel, Ridgefield, and Redding.  As an attorney who has regularly practiced in his court for more than 20 years, I urge his r...

  • Letter of Endorsement

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  • Letter to the Editor

    To the Editor: I enthusiastically endorse Matt Cole for state representative for the 106th District.  Here’s why:  Matt grew up here in Newtown, and I know him and his family from Boy Scout Troop 70.  In 2005, w...

  • Qualifications Should Matter

    To the Editor: My name is Joe Egan, and I am asking for your vote on November 4th to be reelected as Judge of Probate for Northern Fairfield County. The position of Probate Judge is more important than most of our citizens might think in that Probate Judge...