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Letters to the Editor

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I am writing to set the record straight about Tony Hwang. As a candidate for the 134th Generally Assembly District seat, I’ve had the pleasure of meeting thousands of voters in Fairfield and Trumbull as I’...

  • Support For The Memorial Walkway

    To the Editor: We wish to acknowledge the widespread support which has been given to the Fund for the Memorial Walkway, which we envision will one day pass from the Flagpole in  Newtown to the Center of Sandy Hook and sustain the spirit of unity creat...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: After the shooting that redefined tragedy here in Newtown and all over the world, I wrote to all Connecticut legislatores asking for support of common sense gun legislation. Many ignored me as I was not in their district, several sent ...

  • Becoming A Single-Issue Voter

    To the Editor: Life is busy.  We all have families, jobs, hobbies, friends, homes, sports….and on and on.  At times, we are weary from being residents of Newtown, where the burden of loss we have suffered is too much.  But last night ...

  • Newtown Sports Programs Are Out Of Control

    To the Editor: I would like to commend Lori Clure for speaking out with her article about Newtown Babe Ruth Softball. This issue has infected the schools as well. As a 10-year coach in both softball and basketball, I’ve had a front row seat to some p...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I read with dismay Carolyn Signorelli's glowing endorsement of Tony Hwang for State Senate. Ms. Signorelli, you're most likely not an adult adoptee. If you were, then you might know that Hwang's support for children, if they were adopted, en...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: Newtown needs Tony Hwang as our representative in the State Senate.  I spent five years as the executive director of a small agency with a very focused mission: improving the legal representation of parents and children involved  i...

  • Keep The Dispatch Center In Town

    To the Editor: Our Newtown dispatchers do an amazing job! They are your lifeline to all 911 calls. Why would we even consider moving our dispatch center out of town? These men and women that work to answer our questions and keep us safe will lose ...

  • Tireless Supporters Of Sidewalks

    To the Editor: On behalf of the Borough I would like to thank the Draper Family for their most generous gift. Shortly after 12/14, Dr Draper approached me and indicated that his family was interested in making a significant contribution to connect the Main...

  • Cullens Youth Association Says Thanks

    To the Editor: Cullens Youth Association Inc. recently undertook a tag sale at the Newtown Middle School concurrent with the Newtown Labor Day Parade.  I would like to express our genuine gratitude to the many volunteers that assisted in this communit...