Category Archives: Columns

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Letter: Tax collector discusses budget issues

To the editor, As the debate over the budget in the borough continues, the Tax Collector’s office continues to receive calls from residents seeking information about numerous tax-related issues. Prior…

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Letter: Golfers come from all walks of life

To the editor, It would seem that Pat Dunn is publicly demonstrating a complete lack of English reading comprehension skills. Pat’s Sept. 12 letter to the editor stated, and I…

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Letter: Keeping guns from all people is not the solution

To the editor, The gun control situation in Connecticut that has developed since Sandy Hook has taken a completely wrong course. And the subject will come up again in the…

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Letter: Driving is a privilege

To the editor, On July 13 the Republican American reported an occurrence in Southbury. A Louisiana man claimed he was a “sovereign citizen” and told police he did not have…

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Letter: United Way is here for the community

To the editor, Why are we here? Pop star Alicia Keys asks this in her latest song, as many of us do from time to time. The answer seems to…

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Letter: First Selectman talks Beacon Falls

To the editor, Greetings, and welcome to autumn. Summer is now officially behind us, the new school year has arrived, and Halloween candy has been on the store shelves for…

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Letter: Nardello is the right candidate

To the editor, I have known Vickie Nardello for nearly 20 years now. Very early on I learned that she was only about doing for others, always sacrificing her time…

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Letter: Family thankful for sympathy, acts of kindness

To the editor, Words cannot express how grateful we are for the sympathy and acts of kindness shown during the recent loss of our beloved Bill Canale. It is through…

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Letter: Added security not the answer

To the editor, In the Aug. 29 edition of the Citizen’s News, the article “Vandals strike at complex” tells of an incredibly disgusting act of disrespect, disregard and dishonor directed…

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Letter: Senior wonders where American Dream went

To the editor, Let me start by saying I’m a retired American vet who served during the Vietnam Era. I was wounded while serving my country and 50 years later…