Menu

May 23, 2018  |  

×
Contact
Your Neighbors. Your News.

My Account

To make updates to your Zip06 account or requets changes to your newspaper delivery, please choose an option below.

Welcome to Zip06.com!

If you have an account, please login! If you don't have an account, you can create one.

Login

Sign-Up!

A Zip06 account will allow you to post to the online calendar, contribute to News From You, and interact with the Zip06 community. It's free to sign-up!

Click here to get started!

Register for Zip06

We're happy you've decided to join the Zip06 community. Please fill out this short registration form to begin sharing content with your neighbors.

You must enter your first name.
You must enter your last name.
You must enter a username
You must enter a valid email address
Show password
You must enter a valid zip code

Submit to Zip06

Forget Your Password?

We can help! Enter the email address registered to your account below to have your password emailed to you.

Submit an Announcement

Letters

Towns

Letters • Published May 09, 2018 08 a.m.

Would’ve Changed the Complexion

I thank and commend Zoning Commission Chair Robert Friedman for his work and clear presentation to the Zoning Commission of the proposed zoning overlay recently denied.This proposal, as...

Read More

Letters • Published May 02, 2018 08 a.m.

A Heartfelt Thanks

Thanks go to all the incredible residents of Old Saybrook and the Connecticut shoreline and beyond! They made this year’s Shoreline Fire Department Food Drive on April 14 another huge...

Read More

Letters • Published April 25, 2018 08 a.m.

Continuing Commitment

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Valley Shore Animal Welfare League, I would like to thank the Essex Savings Bank for its annual Community Investment Program. Each year the bank donates...

Read More

Letters • Published April 11, 2018 08 a.m.

Dancing with our Heroes

On March 10, the New England Fred Astaire dance studios held a Dancing with our Heroes benefit for the Fisher House Foundation. A Fisher House provides a no-cost comfort home for veterans’...

Read More

Letters • Published April 11, 2018 08 a.m.

Out of Respect

I was interested in reading your March 29 column, “Planning for Passover,” but was confused with its content. The majority of the piece revolved around the author’s St....

Read More

Letters • Published March 07, 2018 08 a.m.

Leadership Was Obvious

On behalf of my family, I’d like to thank all those who gave their time and efforts in assisting in the rescue of our home due to a house fire on Feb. 11 in Old Saybrook.The fire...

Read More

Letters • Published March 07, 2018 08 a.m.

Affects Just About Every One

The state’s planned 15 percent then 50 percent reduction in funding to local transit districts including our own 9 Town Transit and those providing important connecting services such as...

Read More

Letters • Published March 07, 2018 08 a.m.

Live and Let Live

I recommend the people of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) read the book A Dog’s Purpose. Apparently, they do not understand the companionship, emotional and physical support, and friendship...

Read More

Letters • Published Feb. 28, 2018 08 a.m.

A Winning Situation

I am dismayed to read of possible cuts to Shore Line East’s (SLE) services and capital programs. While modest increases in fares could be justified, it is essential to Old Saybrook’s ...

Read More

Letters • Published Feb. 28, 2018 08 a.m.

Cupcakes and Community Support

I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who contributed to the wonderful success of this year’s Rotary Wine/Beer Tasting and Auction held at the Saybrook Point Inn on Feb. 9....

Read More

Letters • Published Feb. 14, 2018 08 a.m.

A Significant Impact

For decades, transportation programs in Connecticut have been funded by a tax on gasoline and diesel fuels that go into the Special Transportation Fund. The 25 cent gas tax hasn’t changed...

Read More

Letters • Published Feb. 07, 2018 08 a.m.

A Town with No Water

An Old Saybrook political policy favoring septic upgrades over sewers and a sewer plant prevents recycling water. Put a return pipe in the sewer trench and safe, treated, recovered water could be...

Read More

Letters • Published Jan. 17, 2018 08 a.m.

Hats Off

Hats off to the town for a great job on the new parking lot on Main Street. It is both functional and aesthetically pleasing.Mitch MiloneOld Saybrook...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 22, 2017 08 a.m.

Comments, Thoughts, Concerns Welcome

I would like to express my gratitude to the people who took the time to cast a vote for me for the Board of Finance in Old Saybrook on Tuesday. I appreciate the faith and trust you placed in me,...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 15, 2017 08 a.m.

A Great Town and Community

On Nov. 7, Selectman Scott Giegerich, Treasurer Bob Fish and I were elected to another term serving the community of Old Saybrook. On behalf of all three of us, I would like to express a sincere...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

A Solid Understanding

As a millennial living in Old Saybrook, I recognize that the decisions made in our town today will be major factors in deciding whether or not I will continue to call this place my home for years...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

Act Only After Investigating

I am a write-in candidate for Westbrook first selectman and my late entry is due to the number of residents who finally convinced me change in Westbrook is necessary.There is a strong...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

Do This Right

I encourage Clinton to vote “No” on charter revision—and this from a supporter of charter revision. I also urge the 1,200 folks who signed the Charter Revision Coalition...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

The Real Issue

For the past three years, I’ve been an alternate member of Clinton’s Planning & Zoning Commission (PZC). On Nov. 7, I’m on the ballot as a Democratic candidate for a full...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

Fights for the People

Carol Walter is the one selectman that everyone can agree fights for the people of Clinton. She works with stakeholders on all sides of an issue to produce positive outcomes like the Town Beach...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

Experience Matters

Old Saybrook has a number of incumbents who deserve our support for the November election. In addition to First Selectman Carl Fortuna and Selectman Scott Giegerich, we also have our hard-working...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

The Right Direction

The municipal election season is concluding soon. Candidates for first selectmen have been out in full force. The debate sponsored by The Morgan Political Club was a great success. It was well run ...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

Clear-Headed Thinking

Clinton is at a critical juncture. Our lovely town is facing the prospect of a major loss of funding from the state, Route 1 has too many vacant businesses, and until now, commuting by rail has...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

Advocate for Fiscal Responsibility

I am writing to express my support for Westbrook Board of Finance candidate Tony Cozza. I am voting for Tony Cozza on Nov. 7 because he has the demeanor, temperament, skills, and proven experience ...

Read More

Letters • Published Nov. 01, 2017 08 a.m.

Smart Money Management

November is coming and with it comes another election day. Who wants to think of voting now? It’s not a big election, but it’s important to us and the town we live in. Tony Cozza and ...

Read More