Category Archives: Columns

Letter: Decision to close church is heartbreaking

To the editor, I have been heartbroken since I heard that our St. Hedwig Church in Union City will be closing. I have been a parishioner for almost 60 years….

Letter: Donors help organization continue mission

To the editor, I want to express my thanks and gratitude to each of the donors and sponsors in the April 25-26 Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Connecticut Community Foundation’s Give…

Letter: May Day demonstrators strike a nerve

To the editor, The May Day demonstrators shown on TV really turn me off.  They oppose all that President Trump is endorsing, especially the rules on immigration standards. These “ne’er-do-wells”…

Letter: Actions of scouts speak louder than words

To the editor, Deeds speak louder than words. Translation. Pay much more attention to what people do versus what they say. A corollary would be to pay attention to people…

Letter: Resident thankful for Elks’ program

To the editor I am a disabled veteran and was lucky enough to find father and son, Ron Ardry Sr. and Ron Ardry Jr., who are with the Elks Club…

Letter: FOI bill an ill-advised proposal

To the editor, This is in regard to your March 10 editorial, on a proposal by Rep. Adam Dunsby to charge a $125 fee for a FOI (Freedom of Information)…

Letter: Parcel C could turn into a disaster

To the editor, Another potential disaster awaits at Parcel C once again. As a 40-year resident of this lovely community, and a former real estate broker who helped to grow…

Letter: Ladies auxiliary grateful to those who came to dinner

To the editor, On behalf of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Prospect Volunteer Fire Department, thank you to all who came to our murder mystery dinner on April 1. It…

Letter: Event received full community support

To the editor, Beacon Falls was rocking on Saturday night, April 1, and that’s no April Fool’s joke. Everyone in the audience was thoroughly entertained by Aspen Dream Production’s rendition…

Letter: Syria shouldn’t receive financial support

To the editor, Just why the hell are we providing any financial support to Syria as noted on the TV? Is it on the basis that one of Assad’s opponents…