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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Must Return Authority

Budgets must determined by taxpayers. Only they know what is affordable and what is unreasonable. Clinton taxpayers repeatedly tell the Board of Selectmen and Board of Finance that their proposed...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Consensus on the Fix

It’s been a while. I’m reaching out to all who have supported the efforts of our grassroots organization and everyone interested in Academy School with an update: Academy–Save ...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Angels Among Us

I am writing to thank the angel who was at the Village Inn Diner on Main Street in East Haven when my co-teacher and I took our special education students to our annual end-of-the-year breakfast...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

This is the Time to Come Forward

On Tuesday, June 26, the Clinton Charter Revision Commission will hold a public hearing in the Town Hall Green Room at 7 p.m. The purpose of this public hearing is to address questions pertaining...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Intelligent, Thoughtful, and Dedicated

Bob Dixon passed away on June 3. He was one of the first people I met in Essex. Ann and he were a wonderful couple. They shared so many interests, politics, sailing on Venture, the Essex Yacht...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

A Show of Appreciation

The Deep River Elementary School (DRES) PTO held a donor appreciation event on May 14. At this event, the PTO thanked the 90 businesses that have supported the PTO with generous donations for its...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Efforts Appreciated by So Many

“Spectacular gardens!” “Wonderful day!” were some of the comments heard throughout Essex Village as hundreds of visitors participated in the Friends of the Essex...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Smart Enough to See the Problem

My name is Lauren and I am going to speak my opinion about a problem that everyone knows about. On March 24, I went to a gun violence march, and it was incredible. About 2,300 people went and...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

After the Ball is Over

Most often, when an issue or concern is resolved, we forget about the tremendous efforts that were made to get the ball over the line. There was a great deal of publicity given to the threat of a...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Looking its Best this Summer

The members of the Old Saybrook Garden Club extend our very grateful thanks to our local friends for supporting our club’s annual Gardeners’ Market that was held on the Town Green in ...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Giving Both Time and Talents

I want to share with your readers a remarkable and extraordinarily community minded family in our midst. For well over 20 years, the Old Saybrook/Westbrook Exchange Club has presented a wine...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Guilford Can Do Better

Guilford’s Planning & Zoning Commission approved a special permit for U-Haul’s controversial proposed 50,000 square foot facility for truck rental and self-storage. The use and...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

This Dignified Tribute

Once again, my husband Bob and I are writing again to thank the people of Madison.The Madison Hose Co. No. 1 flew the Blue Star Flag in the heart of downtown Madison during the Memorial Day ...

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Letters • Published June 20, 2018 08 a.m.

Fun Was Had by All

The second annual Tiger Tracks Buddy Track Program wrapped up on May 30. The program, conceived and initiated by Ashlinn Virgulto, a senior at Daniel Hand High School (DHHS), with assistance from...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

Enough is Enough

When it comes to economic development I feel sometimes that the Town of Clinton is a living example of Albert Einstein’s definition of insanity as doing the same thing over and over again,...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

How Cruel That Is

I found the press release from the East Haven Police Department very upsetting [May 24, “East Haven Woman Arrested for Animal Cruelty”]. The poor dog was mistreated so badly that the ...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

Referendum Confusion

Last week, June 6, the voters of Clinton approved at referendum the Board of Education (BOE) budget on the third try, but defeated the town side budget. The BOE budget was approved 1,830 to 1,...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

Feeling the Terrible Results

Clinton is at a defining moment in its history. This latest budget referendum drama should serve as a strong exclamation point to this. It’s now “them versus us,” neighbor...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

Time to Say ‘Yes’

Vital services means just that: services that are vital to the community—like police and fire protection, like snow and ice road clearance in the winter, like emergency help, and like a...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

Praise and Thanks from the Great Plant 2018

The members of the Old Saybrook Garden Club have been planting and maintaining the 23 planters down the center median of Main Street in Old Saybrook for more than 20 years. It takes our members...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

A Foundation of Consistency

On behalf of the Clinton PTA, I want to thank the Clinton community for its support of the education budget last week. Voter turnout was high relative to past history, which means people care....

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

An Unpolished Gem

Our beautiful town of Clinton needs a plan. We need to find a way to work together for development and economic growth in Clinton. The “Yes” versus “No” approach for...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

New Direction and New Opportunities

Well, another campaign season is here! It was an honor to be unanimously endorsed to run for another term as state representative for the 101st District of Madison and Durham. Thanks go to...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

We’re Seeing a Pattern

On Monday, June 18 at 7 p.m., the Westbrook selectman are asking for approval on a long list of expenditures, some of which have value and others are questionable. For instance, it’s...

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Letters • Published June 13, 2018 08 a.m.

Despite Many Promises

What is it going to take to bring our Post Office up to the Keep Guilford Beautiful standard? Despite many promises that something is going to be done, this eyesore continues to offend....

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