Category Archives: Columns

Letter: Vote wasn’t payback or a protest

To the editor, I am writing as a resident of Beacon Falls who happens to live in the Chatfield Farms section of town. I would like to clear up a…

Letter: Resident expresses concerns about program

To the editor, To all who may be considering buying in the “rehab project program,” here are some very important points to be aware of. I only speak for myself….

Letter: Leaders should lead by example

To the editor, It seems my Aug. 25 letter regarding my opinion that public officials should be current in their taxes has caused a good deal of conversation on the…

Letter: Prospect should take a chance on change

To the editor, It’s true, Ann and I are leaving Prospect for the warmer and more cost-effective climate of South Carolina. It’s been a good run here between our time…

Letter: Naugatuck seniors lucky to have program

To the editor, Once again my yard was transformed from winter blues to summer burst by the many hard workers from ICE sponsored by the Naugatuck Elks’ Lodge. Many thanks…

Letter: Selectman responds to letters on back taxes

To the editor, I understand the financial struggles that plague some of the Beacon Falls taxpayers as I am living through those times myself. I have never shirked my financial…

Letter: Letter on back taxes didn’t state whole truth  

To the editor, Shawn Styfco, in a letter to the editor that ran in the Citizen’s News on Aug. 25, continued the recent string of Republican attacks on people who…

Letter: The taxpayers of Prospect deserve transparency

To the editor, I just read the article, “Council opts for investigation” in the Aug. 25 edition of the Citizen’s News, and I’m compelled to comment. As one who has…

Letter: Editorial was inappropriate, obtuse

To the editor, I found your editorial of Aug. 18 to be inappropriate and deeply offensive. I firmly believe in freedom of speech; it is a precious constitutional right. The…

Letter: Donations made July 4 celebration possible

To the editor, The Naugatuck Park Department, the Fourth of July Committee, and the Borough of Naugatuck, would like to extend our sincerest thanks for the following businesses and families…