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Letters To The Editor

  • CIP And Budgeting Confusion

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 24, 2017, Wednesday
    Board of Education, Board of Finance, Board Of Selectmen, Budgeting, CIP, confusion, Jacob, Legislative Council, parking, paving project, safety enhancements, town charter

    To the Editor: I am writing in response to Dan Rosenthal’s letter titled “An Untimely Paving Project?” in this week’s [online, May 23] Letter Hive. The letter shows some confusion about the...Read Full Article

  • Something Rotten In The State Of Newtown

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 24, 2017, Wednesday
    Carnes, Community Center, fee, GE gift, Olympic pool, revenue, rotten, Senior Center

    To the Editor: There’s something rotten in the state of Newtown and it smells like the community center. After two years of legislative tinkering and much hemming and hawing, the community cen...Read Full Article

  • ‘Exit The Body’ A Terrific Fundraiser

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 24, 2017, Wednesday
    Bloom, Exit The Body, Friends of Newtown Seniors, The Little Theatre

    To The Editor: On behalf of Friends of Newtown Seniors, I want to thank everyone who supported our fundraiser at The Little Theatre on May 20th. Exit The Body was a terrific play and everyone seeme...Read Full Article

  • A Suggestion

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 24, 2017, Wednesday
    Arlington National Cemetery, attitude, DelPrete, Russians, Washington

    To the Editor: This is a response to last week’s “State of Our Union” [letter from Richard Cole, Letter Hive, May 19, 2017]. While I do agree with some points in your letter and disagree w...Read Full Article

  • An Untimely Paving Project?

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 23, 2017, Tuesday
    Boards of Selectman and Finance, budget, justification, Legislative Council, parking lot, repaving, Rosenthal, Treadwell Park

    To the Editor: Do tough times distinguish between fiscal years? That’s the question I was asking myself when I learned the Boards of Selectmen and Finance and the Legislative Council all voted to...Read Full Article

  • Senate Republican Budget Has Details

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 19, 2017, Friday
    alternative state budget plan, casino expansion, Confident connecticut, Democrats, economic growth, Hwang, legalized pot, predictability, Senate Republicans, stability, sustainability, tolls

    To the Editor: An open letter to Newtown taxpayers: I am proud to support the Senate Republicans’ revised alternative state budget plan. We have a plan to get Connecticut out of this fiscal me...Read Full Article

  • A Fantastic Tea

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 18, 2017, Thursday
    Curry, Mother's Day Tea, Senior Center

    To the Editor: A huge thank you to Marilyn, Judy, Karen, and their helpers for a fantastic Mother’s Day Tea and bingo at the Senior Center, Friday, May 12. Terry Curry 4 Hillcrest Drive, Newt...Read Full Article

  • A Great Time

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 18, 2017, Thursday
    Ben's Lighthouse, Boccuzzi, Evening In Paris, Parks and Recreation, Senior Prom, thanks

    To the Editor: Thanks to the Parks and Recreation Department, the” Evening in Paris” dinner dance, also called the “Senior Prom,” was a great success. Special thanks to students from Ben’...Read Full Article

  • Turn Newtown And America Orange

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 17, 2017, Wednesday
    Murray, National Gun Violence Awareness Day, Newtown Action Alliance

    To the Editor: Help us turn Newtown and America orange! Friday, June 2, marks the 3rd Annual National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Newtown Action Alliance is once again uniting with the Brady Cam...Read Full Article

  • Make It A Safe Memorial Day

    The Newtown Bee
    Letters To The Editor
    May 17, 2017, Wednesday
    alcohol, Dichello Distributors, Lota, Memorial Day, safety

    To the Editor: This Memorial Day, Americans everywhere will toast to our nation’s freedoms and salute those in our armed services who have fallen defending them. As the unofficial start to summer...Read Full Article