Category Archives: Columns

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Letter: Worried about golden years

To the editor, I’m a retired senior citizen having been so for 10 years. My loving wife and I have been married for 50 years and worked hard to offer…

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Letter: Funds are taxpayers’ money

To the editor, As I read a recent article about the Prospect police getting a new vehicle, I was stunned to see the statement: “It was not bought with taxpayer’s…

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Letter: First Selectman talks Beacon Falls

To the editor, I had hoped I might be able to begin this month’s letter with an unofficial “Welcome to Spring,” but it seems winter and the polar vortex have…

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Letter: Develop a new skill

To the editor, Today we see many political definitions using name tags like, “left wing’, “right wing”, “progressive”, “conservative” and “socialist welfare.” These terms are used by the news media…

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Letter: Counting down to spring soccer

To the editor, The countdown has begun. We are only about five to six weeks away from the opening weekend of spring travel soccer for the South Central District, to…

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Letter: President has made mistakes but deserves kudos

To the editor, So, Mr. Scott (in his letter to the editor Jan. 31) thinks this country deserves a better President. I couldn’t disagree more. Has President Obama made mistakes?…

Letter: Fine arts department touches every student

To the editor, How many Region 16 children pass through the fine arts department before graduating from Woodland? The answer is all of them. Each student must take at least…

Letter: ‘Dictatorial’ moves cause for impeachment

To the editor, Today [Feb. 12] it was announced that President Obama raised the minimum wage for federal employees by executive order. The newscasts claim that many of these moves…

Letter: Public services should not be for sale

To the editor, For many years, industrialists told us they would build their smoke stacks high. That way the pollution would dissipate in the air. The higher the smoke stacks,…

Letter: A tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman

To the editor, As far back as I can remember I have been passionate about theatre and cinema, attending Broadway and local theatre whenever possible. My first solo trip to…