Category Archives: Columns

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Letter: Beacon Falls has choices to make

To the editor, The position of a Beacon Falls Economic Development Coordinator was approved by the taxpayers of Beacon Falls via a town meeting vote, as it was a line…

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Letter: Full-day K develops skills

To the editor, As the educational leader of the Region 16 schools, I would like to address my position on full-day kindergarten. As parents, educators and state leaders, we have…

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Naugatuck police blotter

The Naugatuck Police Department reported the following arrests: ANTHONY ROSA, 25, of 46 Camp St., Waterbury, was charged Dec. 12 with disorderly conduct. Police reported on Dec. 12 at approximately…

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Letter: Couple thanks Elks

To the editor, My husband and I would like to send our sincere thanks to Jim Desmarais, the Lodge members and the young volunteers who participate in the Elks Senior…

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Letter: Friends of Library thankful for support

To the editor, The Friends of Beacon Falls Library would like to express our thanks to the people of Beacon Falls and the surrounding towns for their generous support of…

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Letter: Residents feel powerless

To the editor, Many of us who are concerned about the health and safety of our planet feel powerless as individuals to do anything about it. The proposal to build…

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Letter: Help keep letter carriers safe

To the editor, On behalf of the men and woman of the U.S. Postal Service who deliver mail in the community, I would like to ask customers to help us…

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Letter: Government passes out licenses like candy

To the editor, So now our government officials are giving away driver’s licenses to illegals, huh? Just like that. Obama is passing out special privileges just like giving out lollipops…

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Letter: Thanks for helping Samaritan’s Purse

To the editor, Thank you to everyone in the Naugatuck Valley for your kindness and generosity to children everywhere during the October-November Samaritan’s Purse — Operation Christmas Child campaign. We…

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Letter: There’s no need for lame-duck period

To the editor, In an era of instant communication how can we accept the continuation of the lame-duck period between elections and inaugurations? I believe this schedule was set up…