Category Archives: Columns

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Letter: Charter changes would impact mayor’s role

To the editor, The proposed Charter revision Prospect residents will vote on at the Nov. 8 election will change the form of government currently in practice since 1975.  While the…

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Letter: Prospect should continue to elect positions

To the editor, On Nov. 8, the election ballot in Prospect contains five questions, which evolved from the recent Charter Revision Commission’s monumental effort to revise and update our town…

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Letter: Changing elected positions removes voters’ power

To the editor, On Nov. 8, we, as citizens, will be exercising our right to vote in what is certain to be an historic election. Along with the important decision…

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Letter: Logan will bring reason to Hartford

To the editor, I wanted to talk about the budget situation in Hartford. Many taxpayers, including myself, are fed up when we see year after year the State of Connecticut…

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Letter: Conroy led charge on legislation for Beacon Falls

To the editor, Representative Theresa Conroy has shown her solid support for reducing Beacon Falls’ energy footprint and cutting its electricity costs. This year, she co-sponsored legislation that was passed…

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Letter: Tax collector urges ‘No’ vote on revisions

To the editor, Prospect voters beware. The proposed Charter changes that appear on the Nov. 8 election ballot will drastically change the dynamics of the Town of Prospect’s administrative services….

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Letter: Conroy makes smart fiscal decisions

To the editor, I am writing to support Theresa Conroy’s re-election as state representative for the 105th District. This past year was a difficult one for the Connecticut budget, and…

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Letter: Building inspector deserves support

To the editor, I begin with a quote from Edmond Burke: “All that is necessary for evil to succeed is for good men to do nothing.” Over the past month,…

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Letter: Conroy supports manufacturing and tech schools

To the editor, As someone who has worked and been active in Connecticut manufacturing for over 40 years, I would encourage Representative Theresa Conroy’s re-election. She is one our biggest…

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Letter: Residents should maintain their right to vote

To the editor, As both local citizens and Americans we cherish the right to vote. We as citizens elect individuals we deem qualified, and worthy of the positions the candidates…