Saturday, September 26, 2020

Westbrook Letters

Letters • Published Sep. 16, 2020 08 a.m.

A Strong Supporter

Madison needs the continued representation in Hartford that State Representative Noreen Kokoruda (R-101) has provided for years now. She has been a strong supporter of our town, reaching across...

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Letters • Published Sep. 16, 2020 08 a.m.

Honest, Conscientious, and Bipartisan

I’m pleased to endorse Christine Cohen for her second term as our 12th District state senator. I know her as a wonderful parent, friend, and a tireless representative in Hartford of our...

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Letters • Published Sep. 16, 2020 08 a.m.

Energy, Authenticity, and Passion

I’m proud to endorse John-Michael Parker for state representative in the 101st Assembly District because of his energy, authenticity, and passion. I am an 18-year-old sophomore at Trinity...

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Letters • Published Sep. 16, 2020 08 a.m.

Start from Scratch

It is unfortunate that the Government Study Committee was not able to complete the charge giving by the Board of Selectmen. There are three basic questions.First, shall the town’s...

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Letters • Published Sep. 16, 2020 08 a.m.

Unique and Refreshing

The year 2020 has exposed the fundamental inequities of America through a pandemic, economic depression, racial justice movements, and climate crises. In times that seem so surreal and frightening,...

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Letters • Published Sep. 16, 2020 08 a.m.

Speaks for All of Us

We’re writing to proudly endorse John-Michael Parker’s candidacy for state representative for the 101st District. We have known John-Michael since the beginning of his last run for...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

An Exceptional Representative

We are happy to endorse John-Michael Parker for 101st District state representative.We met John-Michael Parker through our son Tom, who was a fellow student and musician when they both...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

One Step Further

As a Madison resident and the founder of a Connecticut-based nonprofit that provides financial assistance to the underserved, I’ll be voting to elect John-Micheal Parker for 101st District...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

The Experience and the Attitude

I’ve had the distinct honor of working alongside State Representative Noreen Kokoruda (R-101) as she represents Madison in Hartford and I commend her for her dedicated service to our town....

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

Energy, Enthusiasm, and Ideas

When John-Michael Parker arrived on my doorstep in 2018, I was impressed by his energy, enthusiasm, and ideas. As a candidate to be state representative for the 101st District, he was riding his...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

A Vetted Leader

I've always admired what a strong woman Noreen Kokoruda is. Ever since her days on Madison's Board of Selectmen, she stood out as someone who balanced a strong sense of compassion and intelligence ...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

Passionate, Selfless, and Hardworking

John-Michael Parker is the most passionate, selfless, and hardworking person I’ve ever known and I’m not just saying that because he’s my older brother. John-Michael Parker is ...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

Energy and Experience

As local campaign season begins in earnest, we find ourselves in a set of circumstances unimaginable nine months ago. That translates to a need for problem solvers who can work both creatively and ...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

Opportunities to Cooperate

I am writing this letter in support of the candidacy of State Representative Noreen Kokoruda (R-101.Noreen is an independent voice in Hartford who sets the bar as an example of a bipartisan ...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

Healthy, Safe, and Prosperous

I am pleased to write this letter of support to re-elect State Senator Christine Cohen (D-12) for the 12th District of the State Legislature. Senator Cohen has been working tirelessly these past...

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Letters • Published Sep. 02, 2020 08 a.m.

For These Times

These are times that have called for an active response from government and it calls for someone with Democratic values, the Democratic candidate for state representative, John Michael Parker....

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Letters • Published Sep. 02, 2020 08 a.m.

Now More than Ever

These are unprecedented times we are living in and the future is far from clear as far as knowing what to expect, both from a COVID perspective and for our state in general. In these uncertain...

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Letters • Published Sep. 02, 2020 08 a.m.

Ahead of the Curve

What an incredible time in our country, state, and town right now. A pandemic and quarantine, unemployment growing, historic power outages, a primary fraught with problems such as lost ballots and ...

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Letters • Published Sep. 02, 2020 08 a.m.

Positivity and Compromise

It seems that politics has grown increasingly contentious with an emphasis on negativity and division rather than positivity and compromise. If there is one leader who embodies the latter and not...

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Letters • Published Sep. 02, 2020 08 a.m.

The Darkest Truth

I am proud of The Source for so clearly illuminating the darkest truth about our town’s pathetic racist legacy [Aug. 20 story “Witness Stones Project Completion Allows Town...

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Letters • Published Aug. 26, 2020 08 a.m.

Good Neighbors

On Aug. 6, I was in a car accident at the corner of Route 79 and the Boston Post Read in Madison. This is the first time I was the driver of an automobile accident since I received my license in...

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Letters • Published Aug. 26, 2020 08 a.m.

Stop and Say Thanks

I recently had out-patient surgery and required assistance to get up a few steps into my house. After my wife made a few frustrating calls for help, we contacted the Madison Senior Center and we...

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Letters • Published Aug. 19, 2020 08 a.m.

‘Captured the Essence’

Maria Caulfield did such a wonderful job profiling my father Jack Davis as Person of the Week [“Jack Davis: A Lifetime of Achievement,” July 16], and I know he and we family members...

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Letters • Published Aug. 19, 2020 08 a.m.

Addressing the Challenges

As the summer weeks progress, I find myself being thankful for the leadership, planning, organization, and direction provided by our Madison town officials. Faced with new and unique circumstances ...

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Letters • Published Aug. 12, 2020 08 a.m.

Willingness to Contribute

On behalf of the Scranton Library Board of Trustees, I would like to express my sincere gratitude to all the individuals who assisted visitors during the public tours of the library in July. A...

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