Friday, November 27, 2020

Old Saybrook Letters

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

Good Will and Good Sense

I am writing to applaud the Old Saybrook Board of Selectman for approving the Resolution: Racism as a Public Health Crisis. This resolution acts as an affirmation of both our civic values and the...

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

Knowledge and Insight

We often have local business owners run for office, but rarely do we have a local business owner running to represent the 23rd Assembly District with a background like Dave Rubino.The more...

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

A Voice at the Table

I am looking forward to casting my vote in support of two very dedicated public servants: State Senator Paul Formica (R-20) and State Representative Devin Carney (R-23). Both are incredibly hard-...

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

A Strong Future

We are both lifelong residents of Old Saybrook and our daughter is raising her two children in Old Lyme, so this area means a lot to us. We want to make sure that our grandchildren are able to...

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

Dedicated, Focused, and Sincere

This letter is to support Devin Carney (R-23) for re-election to the Connecticut House of Representatives. Devin has been and continues to be a dedicated, focused, and sincere lawmaker who...

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

New Ideas and Solutions

We are writing in support of Dave Rubino for state representative in the 23rd District for one main reason: The shoreline, state and country have an unparalleled need for new approaches that will...

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

Find Bipartisan Solutions

We are a home of one Democrat and one Independent and have supported folks across the political spectrum. In the state representative race for the 23rd District, though, we will be supporting...

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

Kind, Courteous, and Generous

I have known State Representative Devin Carney (R-23) his entire life. I know him to be a kind, courteous, and generous person who embodies public service. He has always worked hard to represent...

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

Save Its Money

My husband and I, both in our 70s, have been biking the paved part of Sequassen Road in Fenwick for many years. We love to watch the ospreys building their nests and feeding their young, the red-...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

Put Taxpayers First

State Representative Devin Carney (R-23) has done a great job representing us in Hartford. He has a strong grasp of the issues, which is what we need next session when the legislature will take up ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

Recognizes and Respects Rights

There is a difference between an average and an outstanding state senator. That difference involves the capacity to translate ideas and promises into results that benefit all of us. That...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

A Staunch Advocate

In the upcoming election, I am voting for someone I know always has Old Saybrook’s best interests in mind at the Capitol—that person is Devin Carney (R-23), our state representative. ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

Keep our State Stable

We encourage everyone to vote for State Representative Devin Carney (R-23) in this next election. We have been friends and associated with him for the past 10 to 12 years. We know Devin will do...

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Letters • Published Oct. 21, 2020 08 a.m.

Practical, Pragmatic Solutions

I am writing to encourage readers to vote for Norm Needleman (D) to represent Old Saybrook, Westbrook and the other towns in the 33rd State Senate District on Nov. 3. I have had the pleasure of...

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Letters • Published Oct. 14, 2020 08 a.m.

Always Puts Us First

I’ve known State representative Devin Carney (R-23) since we went to school together in Old Saybrook. He has always been a hard worker and active within the community, so it is no surprise...

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Letters • Published Oct. 14, 2020 08 a.m.

Consistently Involved

I am pleased to support State Representative Devin Carney (R-23) for a fourth term. Public service at the local level is a tough job. It requires the candidate to be consistently involved with...

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Letters • Published Oct. 14, 2020 08 a.m.

Bring Us Together

As unaffiliated voters, we always read up on the candidates of both parties and never vote solely based on whether a person has an R or a D next to their name. Over the past years, we have been...

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Letters • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08 a.m.

Always Fiscally Responsible

As the chair of the Old Saybrook Board of Finance and a financial advisor, I am constantly focused on Connecticut’s fiscal health. To me, it is vital that we have a Connecticut legislature...

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Letters • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08 a.m.

Willing to Listen

I am writing to encourage your readers to support and vote for Dave Rubino, the Democratic candidate for the 23rd House District to represent Lyme, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, and part of Westbrook. I ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08 a.m.

Consistency, Dedication, and Selflessness

State Representative Devin Carney (R-23) has been an asset to the 23rd District and is the type of representative who always puts people, not politics, first. He always looks for opportunities to...

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Letters • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08 a.m.

Never Bows Down

As Ella Grasso’s daughter, it is no surprise that I am a staunch Democrat. When it comes to state and local elections, though, I always vote the person. In the race for the 23rd District, I ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 07, 2020 08 a.m.

Advocacy and Leadership

When the pandemic first hit in Connecticut, there was a very good chance my business, a marina, and others like it would be forced to close. If that was the case, we would miss the summer boating...

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Letters • Published Sep. 30, 2020 08 a.m.

Does Not Hesitate

I support Norm Needleman for re-election to the State Senate. As our senator in the 33rd District, Norm Needleman has demonstrated a genuine concern for his constituents and has worked well with...

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Letters • Published Sep. 30, 2020 08 a.m.

Kind, Giving, and Principled

I have known Devin Carney his entire life and have watched him grow into a kind, giving, and principled man. He has come a long way since graduating Old Saybrook High School, but he still retains...

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Letters • Published Sep. 30, 2020 08 a.m.

Fiercely Independent

As a lifelong Old Saybrook resident and a former longtime first selectman, I am thrilled to support Devin Carney for re-election as our state representative. Devin has always been there for the...

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