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  • Hold Off On Housing At Fairfield Hills

    To the Editor: Firstly, please note that I am writing as an individual and not on behalf of the Legislative Council. I would like to echo the comments of Rita Willie, someone I have known and respected my entire life, that we should...

  • A Delightfully Creative Event

    To the Editor: Three cheers and a big thank you to the Newtown Cultural Arts Commission for a delightfully creative, and hugely successful event – the 75th anniversary showing of Gone with the Wind and the Red Carpet Event on Sunday November 30th at ...

  • Stop Bullying The NSSF

    To the Editor: In his 11/25/14 letter, “NSSF on the Leno Cancellation,” Steve Sanetti—presi...

  • NSSF On The Leno Cancellation

    To the Editor: When entertainer Jay Leno chose to back out of his commitment to appear at our industry trade show, the National Shooting Sports Foundation posted the following statement at NSSF.org so news outlets could include our view of the matter in it...

  • What A Great Year!

    To the Editor: What a great year we had! I am once again so grateful of the way that Newtown has embraced the Great Pumpkin Challenge for its fourth year. You carved 93 pumpkins and we raised $3,014 to benefi...

  • The Generosity Of Newtown

    To the Editor: A huge thank you to the very generous residents of Newtown!  You have come through again this year to stock the shelves of the FAITH Food Pantry!  The volunteer firefighters of Newtown were able to give them 72 turkeys, 1 ham, 157 ...

  • Housing Is Still A Bad Idea For FFH

    To the Editor: They are talking about housing at Fairfield Hills Campus again!  They never give up. Mainly the Economic Development Commission, the Planning and Zoning Commission , and the Fairfield Hills Authority. It doesn't ...

  • Leadership And The Law

    To the Editor If a President or any other elected government official, subject to our laws, breaks the law or openly violates the Constitution of the United States of America, does it really matter if nothing is done? What good is it to be considered a cou...

  • Help The Season Ring

    To the Editor: Who couldn’t do one thing for one hour?  I think all of us could answer that we all could do almost anything for an hour!  Thanksgiving is next week – and right after that we begin going into holiday mode, whic...

  • Keeping It Clean

    To the Editor: I’d like to extend a warm thank you to The Eco Cleaners: Claire Dubois, Elizabeth Salley, Alexia Tavar, Alisa Redzepi, and Brianna Lovely. From Eliza Hallabeck’s recent piece: “A group of eighth grad...