Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Clinton Letters

Letters • Published May 11, 2022 08 a.m.

A Completely Thorough Process

Just a few comments about last week’s Harbor News article regarding the expiration of the contract with Clinton’s current and first town manager, Karl Kilduff [May 5, “Town...

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Letters • Published May 11, 2022 08 a.m.

Hidden Gems

We’re so very fortunate to live in Clinton, where so many varied activities can always be found. There are numerous organizations striving to put forth their very best efforts most weekends....

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Letters • Published April 20, 2022 08 a.m.

Change the Landscape

As a member of the Clinton Green Party, let me lend my support to the proposed Clinton 2022-’23 Town Budget.Having sat in on a number of workshops and budget presentations in the...

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Letters • Published March 16, 2022 08 a.m.

Return the Favor

In regard to the article about blight complaints to Zoning Enforcement Officer Kathy King [March 3, “Blight Complaints on the Rise in Clinton”] and her remark stating they were due...

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Letters • Published Feb. 02, 2022 08 a.m.

Importance of Community Service

Bare Necessities, Inc., would like to thank the Morgan Fencing Team for the very successful diaper drive it held on Jan. 8. Coach Jim Barnett and his team requested opponents, families, and...

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Letters • Published Dec. 08, 2021 08 a.m.

A True Holiday Celebration

We all belong to a family. We have immediate families and extended families. We also have work families, church families, and social families. We live in a community made up of many diverse...

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Letters • Published Nov. 10, 2021 08 a.m.

Continue a Healthy Civic Culture

I must publicly offer my sincere gratitude for the responsibility bestowed upon me as a third-party member of Clinton’s first Town Council. Serving and creating a healthy civic culture in...

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Letters • Published Oct. 27, 2021 08 a.m.

Schools Need to Adjust

If COVID has taught us anything in the world of education, it has kindly reminded us that our humanity needs perpetual attention, our relationships must be sincere, and our children need guidance...

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Letters • Published Oct. 27, 2021 08 a.m.

Positivity, Quality, and Advancement

If your readers are looking for a candidate with knowledge, experience, and skin in the game, they need look no further than Tom Hollinger. With Tom’s decades of experience on the Board of...

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Letters • Published Oct. 27, 2021 08 a.m.

Committed to Enhancing Communication

I encourage your readers to support all the Democrats on Line A for Town Council. Paul Gebauer is recently retired and is a self-starter who started the Energy Committee and Sustainability...

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Letters • Published Oct. 27, 2021 08 a.m.

Knowledge, Ability, and Commitment

Having had Mr. Eric Bergman as a teacher and now as a colleague, I can safely say that his knowledge, his ability to work with others, and his commitment to this town are quite remarkable. We need ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 27, 2021 08 a.m.

Measured, Balanced, and Well-Researched

It is with great honor that I endorse and will be voting for Eric Bergman for Clinton Town Council on Nov. 2. Independent voices are desperately needed and Eric will continue to be that voice....

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Letters • Published Oct. 27, 2021 08 a.m.

Commitment to the Environment

I encourage your readers to join me in supporting Tania Abbatello for the Clinton Planning & Zoning Commission on Nov. 2.Knowing Tania’s commitment to the environment coupled...

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Letters • Published Oct. 27, 2021 08 a.m.

Balanced, Measured, and Fair

Self-promotion has never been easy for me. Despite calls early in my career to “sell yourself” to people, something felt fundamentally wrong. I recall my father telling me ad nauseam ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 27, 2021 08 a.m.

Thanks, Gary

The Clinton Historic District Commission would like to thank Gary Bousquet for donating the granite post that now supports the sign for the Liberty Green Historic District/Lower Green....

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Letters • Published Oct. 20, 2021 08 a.m.

A Balance of Progress

As a registered unaffiliated, I’ll vote for candidates from all parties in our next election, and Eric Bergman will be included. I’m not voting on popularity, but rather on my...

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Letters • Published Oct. 20, 2021 08 a.m.

Maintain the High Standards

My name is Phil Sengle and I’m running for a seat on the Clinton Board of Police Police Commissionners. I almost didn’t write this letter as I’ve developed a distaste for...

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Letters • Published Oct. 20, 2021 08 a.m.

Seeks to Find the Positive

I volunteer with Carrie Allen at the Food for All Garden and have seen firsthand her commitment to serve others and her love for Clinton. Carrie readily agrees to take on a new project and can...

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Letters • Published Oct. 20, 2021 08 a.m.

Promoted Continuous Improvement

I am endorsing both Ed Tessman and Lynn Hidek for re-election to the Police Commission. For the past eight years I have been alongside of Ed and Lynn as a fellow commissioner and had a close-up...

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

The Personality and Drive

I am pleased to endorse Carrie Allen, Paul Gebauer, and Chris Passante for Town Council in Clinton.Having been on the Board of Selectman and currently on the Town Council, I believe I am...

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

Continuing Outstanding Service

My husband, Dom Morelli, is running for re-election to the Board of Police Commissioners, of which he has been a member since November 2017. Dom has been a resident of Clinton for more than 13...

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

A Unique Understanding

I am Lynn Hidek, asking for your readers’ votes for re-election to the Clinton Police Commission. Commission members oversee and support Clinton Police Department (CPD) progress toward...

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

The Fresh Perspective

I’m voting for Dr. Jay S. Mandell, the Democratic candidate for the open alternate position on Clinton’s Planning & Zoning Commission (PZC).Jay is a longtime Clinton...

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

Active and Passionate

Clinton’s Town Council needs bright, dedicated individuals of high integrity who are active community members, are leaders who listen, identify priorities, and collaborate to get things...

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

Gem of the Shoreline

There are only a handful of towns on the Connecticut shoreline that have rivers running right through their downtown. We have the most beautiful unobstructed view of all. I believe that the best...

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