Category Archives: Columns

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Letter: NEF members go above and beyond

To the editor, Every parent is hardworking, but there are a few I would like to point out and thank as they go above and beyond for the students and…

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Letter: Olbrys understands the borough’s needs

To the editor, I am writing this to share with you, why Alex Olbrys for mayor. To begin, Alex has shown to be a value to the Board of Burgess…

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Letter: Olbrys would make a great mayor

To the editor, I’ve known Alex Olbrys for over two years. In that time I have seen him at his best with Naugatuck’s community. Alex is a very respectful, reliable…

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Letter: Library thankful for Friends sponsoring program

To the editor, Beacon Falls Public Library staff thanks the Friends of Beacon Falls Library for sponsoring the recent Nature Nick program when approximately 200 attendees met a kangaroo and…

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Letter: Resident responds to letter on referendum turnout

To the editor, In response to Jan’s letter on July 24 of why there was a low turnout at the referendum: 1) I stayed home to vote yes. This is…

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Letter: Natural gas is not a renewable energy source

To the editor, It would appear that Peter Christianson is easily dumbfounded if he could not grasp the rather simple message I attempted to convey in my letter last week….

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Letter: Residents can’t afford burgeoning taxes

To the editor, We, the citizens of Naugatuck, are seeking a second referendum as we can’t afford the burgeoning taxes. Board of Finance Chairwoman Diane Scinto asks us if we…

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Letter: Train station was ideal location for museum

To the editor, So, the Naugatuck railroad station will be sold, renovated and converted into an Italian restaurant. Huh. Do we really need another Italian restaurant, especially at the railroad…

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Letter: Candidates are example of ‘good old boys’ network

To the editor, I’m not trying to promote Mr. Trump as a candidate but I do note one outstanding thing: With a rare exception, all the other presidential candidates, whether…

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Letter: New businesses will ease tax burden

To the editor, It is no secret the main challenge facing Naugatuck today is our high tax rate. The tax burden on all of us is too high. And we…