Category Archives: Columns

Letter: Troop thankful for support

To the editor, Boy Scout Troop 258 of Naugatuck would like to thank all who came out in support of our annual Father’s Day pancake breakfast. We had a great…

Letter: Borough needs to consider proposed project’s impact on residents

To the editor, The proposed Naugatuck railroad hub idea has recently been pressed forward again by town officials. What is not considered is the significant negative impact on the lives…

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…