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  • Bee Tries To Have It Both Ways

    To the Editor: In last week’s editorial endorsement, we were told that Governor Malloy had stabilized the previous budget.  This week, after the election is over, The Bee editorial tells us that the state is faced with a $1.37B and $1.58B deficit over the next budget cycle according to the Office of Fiscal Analysis. I guess that the editorial writers must be two different people because they completely contradict each other regarding the governor’s stewardship of state finances.

  • A Newtowner Serving Newtown

    To the Editor: A quick word of thanks to you, the voters of Newtown for reelecting me to continue serving our community in the Connecticut House of Representatives. I appreciate the trust you've placed in me to do the right things for the town I love and o...

  • A Little Help From Friends

    To the Editor: I would like to thank everyone who helped make our vendor/tag sale event for the Ayles family a success.  I have to start with LeReine Frampton (a great friend) of LeReine’s Cuisine who initiated the idea.  John Voket for bei...

  • Feeding The Cats

    To the Editor: On behalf of The Animal Center of Newtown, we thank Caraluzzi's for hosting the recent cat food drive at their Queen Street location. Generous donations from customers help feed the many cats assisted through our prog...

  • ‘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: 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...