Category Archives: Letters to the Editor

Letter: State budget was business as usual

To the editor, As per tradition, majority Democrats finally gave minority Republicans a copy of the 567-page biennial state budget just over 12 hours before debate officially began in the…

Letter: Resident questions whether board members have conflict

To the editor, One would think that individuals appointed or elected to serve on any town board would recuse themselves if a topic came before them in which they have…

Letter: Borough should proceed very cautiously on future solar projects

To the editor, I read the article “Officials pursuing alternative plan for NHS roof repair” (Citizen’s News, May 16) about a reassessment of the roof replacement at Naugatuck High School….

Letter: Vote against early voting bill is disheartening

To the editor, It is disheartening that state Sen. George Logan, R-17th District, voted against a bill that would have helped expand voting access in our state through early voting….

Letter: Family thankful for response to dog attack

To the editor, On Monday April 29, while sitting on our front porch, our cat Thor was attacked by an unleashed dog. This attack was unprovoked and preventable. After requiring…

Letter: More can be done with town budget in Beacon Falls

To the editor, It’s time to make smart budget decisions. I have attended several of the budget workshops and, while the budget is lean, several improvements should still be made…

Letter: Stop & Shop employees thankful for support during strike

To the editor, We, associates at the Naugatuck Stop & Shop in Local 919 and 371, cannot thank local residents enough. Over our 11-day strike, the support shown by the…

Letter: State government needs to be accountable

To the editor, I’m sure people with kids in college or preparing for that next step have lost some sleep worrying about the financial end. Even for those planning to…

Letter: Time for a change

To the editor, It’s time for a change. With Beacon Falls holding a municipal election later this year, each party (Republican and Democrat) needs to nominate candidates for the November…

Letter: Today’s consumers must start cleaning up their mess

To the editor, Remember the deadly tornado in Alabama? The polar vortex in January? Australia’s record heat and 4 feet of rain in one week? Are these events related to…