Category Archives: Columns

Letter: Emergency response was exceptional

To the editor, We are truly blessed to be residents of Beacon Falls. Last month, I suffered a medical emergency. My wife called 911 and the response was immediate. She…

Letter: Lawmakers involved with harassment shouldn’t get benefits

To the editor, I wonder if the federal legislators that resign as a result of involvement in harassment situations will still get the lifetime pensions that are equal to their…

Letter: Elks, students did great job with cleanup

To the editor, A big thank you to the Naugatuck Elks Lodge 967, students from Naugatuck High School and their teacher, Michael Harte. They did a wonderful job raking leaves,…

Letter: Transportation hub may not be best option

To the editor, Naugatuck Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess is to be commended for focusing on the goal of reducing the tax rate in Naugatuck (Nov. 7 story in the…

Letter: Resident thankful for help given to team

To the editor, I’d like to thank our neighbors, co-workers, businesses and friends that have continued to donate to our “Light the Night” team, which raises funds for the Leukemia…

Letter: Americans should be able to test out tax reform

To the editor, President Donald Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan have had numerous press briefings where they held up and hugged the new one page tax form. They declared how…

Letter: Results speak louder than words

To the editor, We continuously hear that it is time for change; Prospect can do better. However, for the past 40 years, the citizens of Prospect have voted Mayor Bob…

Letter: Currency also depicts American history

To the editor, I would like to ask all the protesters whom are so intently bent on removing, burning or destroying statues or other historical objects that depict our historical…

Letter: Republicans put together a solid ballot

To the editor, Once again, the Republican caucus has put together a solid ballot of dedicated and professional individuals for us, the electors, to vote for on Nov. 7. The…

Letter: Litke will make a great Board of Education member

To the editor, Our uncle, Jeff Litke, is running for the Board of Education in Naugatuck. The qualities that make him a great uncle will make him a great Board…