Friday, January 22, 2021

Madison Letters

Letters • Published Jan. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

So Many Memories and Moments

Jan. 5 was my final day serving as the state representative for the 101st District. It has been an honor to serve the people of Durham and Madison for almost a decade. Over those years, I have met ...

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Letters • Published Jan. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

A Concern to the Entire Town

The Dec. 24 article “Affordable Housing Committee Charge Approved, with 2022 Deadline for Plan” should be reviewed with Governor Ned Lamont’s executive order on coastal...

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Letters • Published Jan. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Assistance to Neighbors in Need

As the holidays arrive, I want to thank all of our generous neighbors who have contributed to the Neighbor to Neighbor (N2N) COVID-19 Relief Fund. The outpouring of support from this community has ...

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Letters • Published Nov. 25, 2020 08 a.m.

The Magic of Madison

In this constantly changing world, some cherished traditions remain constant. Well, sort of.The Madison Chamber of Commerce has been bringing Santa Claus to town for close to 50 years, and...

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Letters • Published Nov. 25, 2020 08 a.m.

A Hard-Working Advocate

A very special thank you goes to Noreen Kokoruda for her many years serving this community, as selectman and as state representative. She fought for the protection of the town from high taxes and...

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Letters • Published Nov. 25, 2020 08 a.m.

With Honor and Distinction

I would like to offer a public “Thank you” to our state representative and all-around dedicated, hard-working public servant Noreen Kokoruda for her years of leadership on behalf of...

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Letters • Published Nov. 18, 2020 08 a.m.

A Similar Process

The letter to the editor claiming that the town did not know of the seven covenants listed in the deed for the transfer of the land from Constance W. Pignatelli to the Town of Madison is not...

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Letters • Published Nov. 11, 2020 08 a.m.

An Exciting Achievement

So many are deserving of our most sincere gratitude for the ongoing support shown the Scranton Library Friends (SLF) through our time of transition. SLF says “thank you” to all of...

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Letters • Published Nov. 11, 2020 08 a.m.

Lack of Appreciation

I recently discovered some information you might find important if you are thinking of donating land or money to the town of Madison, particularly if there are stipulations you might want placed...

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Letters • Published Nov. 04, 2020 08 a.m.

Barrage of Negative Letters

For four or five succeeding weeks, this town has seen a barrage of negative letters condemning Eileen Banisch’s bagel joke featuring State Senator Christine Cohen (D-12)’s retail...

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Letters • Published Nov. 04, 2020 08 a.m.

Thank Our Veterans

As Nov. 11, Veterans Day, approaches, I’m inviting Madison residents and the general public to be a part of a fundraising effort to renovate Madison American Legion Griswold Post 79 at 43...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Absolutely Crucial Perspective

I am a recent college graduate who grew up in Madison, and I care very much about the future of our community as well as the political challenges facing our country. I am proud to support John-...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Honesty and Integrity

I enthusiastically support Joe LaPorta for 12th District State Senate. What I admire most about Joe is his truthful, straightforward nature to life and public service. Joe speaks the truth and...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Sincere Desire to Listen

I am writing today in support of John-Michael Parker for state representative in the 101st District. For most of the 18 years I have lived in Madison, I have served as a community leader and...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Proven Leadership Abilities

Christine Cohen (D-12) is a results-oriented legislator of enormous energy and commitment who has earned another term as our state senator. In the short time she has served in Connecticut’s ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Sincerely Cares for Seniors

I am a senior who lives in Madison. When the pandemic struck our country, I was terrified of catching this horrible virus and, since I have underlying health problems, I was not sure if I was able ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Improving our Community

I’m a high school student who will be voting for the first time this year, and I’m proud to endorse John-Michael Parker for state representative in the 101st District.When I...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

One Lucky Guy

I want you all to know how much I have appreciated all that State Representative Noreen Kokoruda (R-101) does do for me, our family, our friends and for all the people of Madison and Durham as...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Called to Serve

In 2018, in the face of growing social and economic challenges and widening political divides, I felt called to serve and stepped up to run for state representative here in the town where I was...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

There’s No Wondering

This letter is in support of Joe LaPorta for the 12th District Connecticut State Senate seat. Reading his literature and watching his videos has helped me and many others understand who Joe is and ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

The Hard Work of Many

The Scranton Library Friends’ Used Book Sale was the last book sale to be held at the cottage behind the laundromat on Bradley Road. Due to the coronavirus this sale was held outdoors. Our...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Knows What We Need

I’m proud to endorse John-Michael Parker for state representative in the 101st District. John-Michael was raised in Madison; he knows our schools as a Madison graduate and from experience...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Bring New Energy

It is with pleasure and with much enthusiasm for change and generational restructure I endorse John-Michael Parker for 101st District state representative.John-Michael Parker’s...

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Connecticut at a Crossroads

I thank all the people of Madison for allowing me to be their representative in Hartford over the past nine years. It has been an honor and hopefully I lived up to the trust they put in me....

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Letters • Published Oct. 28, 2020 07 a.m.

Help People Achieve

I’m excited to endorse John-Michael Parker for state representative in the 101st District. He is a dedicated public servant working hard to help people achieve their potential. John-Michael ...

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