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Letters to the Editor

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I've worked alongside Kim Fawcett during her campaign in Newtown and endorse her for State Senate. Kim cares. She listens. Kim is highly knowledgeable about the intricacies of state government,...

  • The Greatest Honor

    To the Editor: My name is Matt Cole, and I’m running to be Newtown’s next state representative. Over the past few months, I have knocked on thousands of doors (I underestimated my numbers at the forum put on by The Bee), listening to Newtowners...

  • None Of The Above

    To the Editor: Many voters in this year of discontent have been appalled by the choices for governor offered by the major parties. The presentation of the candidates through their campaigns of little more than character assassination has magnified the disg...

  • Spirits In Sandy Hook

    To the Editor: On behalf of SHOP (Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity)  I would like to thank all the Ghosts and Goblins that came out to Sandy Hook Village on Saturday for our 4th annual Halloween Walk. I would also like to thank all the businesse...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: A rock of compassion, support, and leadership, Dan Malloy has stood solidly with the Newtown community and our families since the nightmare inflicted on us two years ago.

  • Paying It Forward

    To the Editor: At The Cornerstone recently, I witnessed a true Newtown moment. When her purchases were totaled, a shopper found herself $4 short. Another shopper stepped up and offered to make up the difference. When she mentioned p...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: Why I'm going to mark box 1G and write-in Pelto on the ballot in the governor's race: As a school psychologist for over 40 years in CT, I have been increasingly troubled by the educational direction of policies promot...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: I have known Jen [Aguilar] for over eight years, primarily through community driven activities. Whether it be through the PTO or through a community event, Jen is always there leading an effort or lending a hand.  As PTO President for F...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: We strongly endorse Matt Cole for state representative in the 106th District.  Matt is not new to serving Newtown.  He is currently a member of the Newtown Community Emergency Response Team. For many years, Matt has been an active ...

  • Letter of Endorsement

    To the Editor: My first contact with Mitch Bolinsky, Newtown’s state representative in the 106th district, was after the tragic events at my former elementary school.  At that time, a lot of people were throwing around ideas about rumored legisl...