Category Archives: Letters to the Editor

Letter: Program is a help to seniors

To the editor, My sincere thanks to the Naugatuck Elks senior help program. They trimmed a large hedge and cleaned my gutters. They did a wonderful job. Thank you for…

Letter: Resisting removal of statue hard to justify

To the editor, How do the folks that resist the removal of a statue of a Confederate general justify their position? They claim it represents “history.” Well, so does a…

Letter: Prospect needs to enter the 21st century

To the editor, One of the reasons that people love Prospect so dearly is that unlike many area towns we have managed to hang onto much of our nostalgic charm….

Letter: Statute doesn’t mandate commission’s authority

To the editor, In state statute Sec. 7-131a, it is not a mandated requirement that authority for supervising passive open space must be transferred to a conservation commission, as stated…

Letter: Letter raised questions on proposed ordinance

To the editor, The Aug. 4, 2017 Citizen’s News printed a letter from Mr. Joe Pavlik and his concern and comment related to elected officials who owe back taxes. I…

Letter: Resident grateful for Elks’ senior program

To the editor, My sincere thanks and appreciation to the Naugatuck Elks Lodge for their senior help program. They directed Mike Scully’s lawn care, who did a wonderful job, to…

Letter: Candidates should be current on their taxes

To the editor, All candidates who are running for a public office, or who wish to be appointed to a position, should be 100 percent current on their tax bill….

Letter: Resident welcomes thoughts from candidate  

To the editor, This is an open letter to Beacon Falls first selectman candidate Kenneth George. I applaud your commitment to run for public office and have no doubt that…

Letter: Fundraising efforts have changed

To the editor, In the past, social groups would raise money by selling a service or some product. Remember Boy Scouts raking leaves or shoveling snow, with the Girl Scouts…

Letter: First selectman speaks to insurance change

To the editor, I’m writing in response to the letter to the editor in last week’s edition from Bob and Marion Bradley.  Let me start by saying that Beacon Falls…