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Letters To The Editor

  • Newtown Contributes To The Richness Of History

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 12, 2018, Thursday
    Cohen, Cyrenius Booth Library, Edmond Town Hall, future, Gordon Williams, Hawley, historic information, Newtown Historian Dan Cruson, Newtown Historical Society's House and Garden Toiur, past, significance

    To the Editor: Recently, I was involved with the Newtown Historical Society’s House and Garden Tour and spent time with two history buffs. Gordon Williams, the chair of this event, was a Trumbull...Read Full Article

  • Disappointing Service

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 11, 2018, Wednesday
    disingenuous service, experience, Frontier Communications, Pederson

    To the Editor: I am having some difficulties with Frontier Communications and was wondering whether other readers have also suffered the same disingenuous service I have. On May 15, we were hit ...Read Full Article

  • Disabled Deserve Better Treatment

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 11, 2018, Wednesday
    Danbury Ambulance, disabled person, Kopnicky, Office of Emergency Medical Services, transportation

    To the Editor: Thank you so much for publishing the front page article in last week’s Bee titled “Danbury Ambulance ‘Abandons’ Resident, As Contract Considered.” I know Fran firsthand, an...Read Full Article

  • Have Compassion And Professionalism Been Lost?

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 11, 2018, Wednesday
    compassion, Danbury Ambulance, handicapped, Hickman, Meehan, professionalism

    To the Editor: I read with great dismay the article about Ms Fran Hickman being abandoned by Danbury Ambulance [July 6, The Newtown Bee]. I cannot imagine any professional transporter doing what they...Read Full Article

  • Understand People With Disabilities

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 10, 2018, Tuesday
    Ability Beyond, Arc of Connecticut, associate, contributing members, Friends, interact, People First, persons with disabilities, Sinanian, understand

    To the Editor: My name is Chad Sinanian. I’m an advocate for persons with disabilities. I have disabilities, and I’m a representative and spokesman for persons with disabilities. I’ve been em...Read Full Article

  • NAA Implores Senate To Oppose Kavanaugh Appointment

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 10, 2018, Tuesday
    assault weapons, federal inaction, Kavanaugh, mass shooting incidents, Murray, NRA gun rights, Second Amendment, Senate, Supreme Court, weapons of war

    To the Editor: The Senate must stand with 67 percent of Americans who support a ban on weapons of war and vote down Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s appointment to the US Supreme Court. Judge Kavanaugh wr...Read Full Article

  • From The Mouths Of Children…

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 10, 2018, Tuesday
    Bee Lines, children, inspiring, lessons, maturity, moving, self improvement, soft skills, Young

    To the Editor: The Bee Lines from the July 6, 2018 edition of The Newtown Bee made me feel as though I had seen the future, and it is bright. When several children were asked what lesson they learn...Read Full Article

  • Road Conditions Are Disgraceful

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 9, 2018, Monday
    Baker, disgraceful, pothole, roads, Skrzypczak

    To the Editor: I read with interest Joseph Skrzypczak’s letter to the editor regarding Newtown’s roads. I agree with him completely. Two years ago, they paved one half of Birch Hill Road and...Read Full Article

  • A Nation Of Immigrants

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 6, 2018, Friday
    Declaration of Independence, founding fathers, immigrants, land of the free, Litt, religious persecution

    To the Editor: Every year on the 4th of July, I think about how lucky I am to live in the greatest country in the world. Our country was founded by European immigrants who wanted opportunity withou...Read Full Article

  • The Longest Day, The Greatest Support

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    July 3, 2018, Tuesday
    Alzheimer's Association, horrible disease, Longest Day, Mulholland, Newtown Bridge Club, research, thanks

    To The Editor: On Tuesday, June 19, the Newtown Bridge Club hosted their second annual Longest Day event as a fundraiser for the Alzheimer’s Association. Throughout the event, complimentary food ...Read Full Article