Letters: Letters to the editor should be signed and dated and should include the writer’s phone number for confirmation, and a street address for publication. There is a 500 word limit on the length of most letters (Thank You letters and letters of endorsement should be no longer than 300 words); longer letters will be edited. Letters should be mailed To The Editor, The Newtown Bee, 5 Church Hill Road, Newtown CT 06470, or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, with Letters to the Editor in the subject line. The Editor reserves the right to reject any letter.The Bee does not vouch for the accuracy or any of the assertions made in letters to the editor, and the opinions expressed in letters are those of the writer and do not reflect the position of The Newtown Bee. Letter writers are limited to two letters per month. Deadline for letters is 3 pm each Wednesday.
Beginning December 3, 2020, we will no longer publish letters to our website daily. All letters received for publication in the print edition of The Newtown Bee will be published online at newtownbee.com after noon (12 pm) each Thursday. Letters containing timely information for the public may be published earlier.