Category Archives: Letters to the Editor

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Letter: No need for new traffic monitoring system

To the editor, I read with mild amusement and a touch of dismay the Waterbury Republican’s June 18 “Information Highway” article detailing our state’s new traffic monitoring system which was…

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Letter: Uniforms beneficial in many ways

To the editor, I am a long-time resident of Beacon Falls, having attended both Laurel Ledge and Long River Middle School in the 1980s, and a mother to a 6-year-old…

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Letter: Resident thankful for help

To the editor, Thank you very much Jim Desmarais, Elks Club, high school students and advisor for the yard work in my yard. It is a great service to the…

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Letter: Uniform issue should be put to rest

To the editor, Time for a history lesson. It was the late 1990’s when I had the honor to sit on the Region 16 Board of Education. I remember well…

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Letter: Flag discussion comes down to history

To the editor, The news lately makes a big deal about some southern states having discussions about flying a rebel flag celebrating aspects of the Civil War. There was a…

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Letter: Summer isn’t a slow time in Beacon Falls

To the editor, Now that we are officially into summer, we have a chance to take a collective breath and hopefully enjoy some recreational opportunities, vacation, and take advantage of…

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Letter: Uniforms do not help school districts

To the editor, I’m the father of four Region 16 students. Our state representatives sent a letter to the Region 16 Board of Education supporting a uniform policy. The Board…

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Letter: Individuals, organizations help library

To the editor, Beacon Falls residents are fortunate to have a town with individuals and organizations working together to build a better community. Our town library has been the recipient…

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Letter: Program provides great service

To the editor, My sincere thanks to the Elks’ Naugatuck senior help program under the direction of Jim Desmarais. They sent Ted to clean my gutters and he did a…

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Letter: Resident applauds effort of Elks

To the editor, I would like to offer my gratitude to the Naugatuck Lodge of Elks #967, and in particular, Jimmy Desmarais, for having their senior citizen program workers remove…