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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

Trust but Verify

When I worked for a consumer products company many years ago, I asked my boss (the company president), what he felt was the most important trait in an employee. He responded “Trust.” ...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

Be Fiscally Conservative

Highlights of the proposed North Haven annual Budget for the Fiscal Year 2019-’20 were presented at the April 2 public hearing by the first selectman and superintendent of schools. Despite...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

A Great Success

The Madison Chamber of Commerce’s retailers teamed up on April 4 at the Madison Beach Hotel for their ninth annual Fashion Show benefiting the chamber’s Scholarship fund.Event ...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

A Positive Reflection

The performing arts serve an important role in our children’s future. Their involvement in band, chorus and musical theater serves to promote self-confidence and leadership skills. These...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

A Blight on Branford’s Landscape

I want to applaud the owners of Caron’s Corner for deciding on their own to stop using single-use plastic bags at the checkout counters.When stores in Branford use plastic bags for...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

Almost Missed the Chance

I wanted to bring Clinton readers’ attention to some of the wonderful things happening in our public schools! Jason Corrado is a 5th-grade teacher at Abraham Pierson School. He is...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

Students and Teachers Don’t Disappear

“Vote No” people will tell you that the Clinton education budget needs to fail because they demand that the closure of Pierson result in a larger cost reduction than it ever...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

A Different Kind of Change

In a recent issue of Deep River Town News, First Selectman Angus McDonald published an essay on change. It sounded to me like a warning that the kind of change he had in mind was both inevitable...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

Community Gives Support

I am writing to thank readers, shoppers, and donors alike. Because of them, the recent book sale of the Scranton Library Friends (SLF) was a huge success. Even with a rainy Sunday, the 2 ½...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

Gadflies Are the Bedrock

It is wonderful that Old Saybrook is blessed with residents who do not just accept the status quo. In the April 4 issue’s letters to the editor, two important subjects were brought up: Why...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

Much Appreciated

The Scranton Library Friends second used book sale of the season was a great success. Many thanks go to the people who donated books and to all those who came and bought books. There will be a...

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Letters • Published April 17, 2019 08 a.m.

A Great Start

The Guilford Garden Club would like to thank all those who donated to the club’s Tree Fund in response to the Feb. 21 article in the Guilford Courier, “Donations Needed to...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

More with Less

Clinton’s proposed 2019-’20 education operating budget increase is $304,812, just a 0.93 percent increase, less than one percent. The inflation rate for 2019 in the United States...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

A Smooth Transition

I think one of the successes that came out of the last election, was the change in our town charter to support a new town manager form of government. One way to make this a smooth transition would ...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

What We Do Here

It’s finally the weekend and after a long hard week of work we all look forward to some time off and a chance just to relax. What happens is we wake up on Saturday morning and we find the...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

A Strong Argument to Invest

It is a proven fact that families seek communities that invest in education in which to purchase a home. According to Realtor.com (2016, “How Much Do School Districts Affect Real Estate...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

Feel the Power

To raise my family near the water is priceless. All the different activities my children do year-round are even better.We also love the school system with all its after-school activities...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

The Vicious Cycle

Don’t cut off your nose to spite your face, which is what Clinton voters do by not passing budgets. Developers and investors cannot be brought to a town paved in yellow “Vote...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

To Provide a Benefit

Regarding Guilford Lakes Golf Course cited by the Anderheggen’s letter [“Dig Deeper,” march 28, Susan and Chris Anderheggen], why is the golf course the only activity cited in ...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

Voting Against Clinton

When residents don’t vote, or vote against our town and education budgets, they are voting against Clinton. And when they vote against Clinton, they are undermining our schools, library,...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

Historic Piece of Art

On behalf of the Essex Elementary School Foundation, I would like to extend a big thank you to our community and the students at Essex Elementary School (EES) for their submissions to the Essex...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

‘Superb’ is Inadequate

Superlatives are often overused, but in the case of the high school production of Anything Goes, superb is not only justified but inadequate!Our high school and everyone who contributed can ...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

Lack of Ethics and Professionalism

Having attended several different meetings since the new year in my town of Deep River, I have noticed an appalling lack of ethics and professionalism. Elected, appointed, and paid representatives ...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

The Most Important Tool

I am an education advocate. Education advocates in Clinton have long been accused of taking an education-at-any-cost position, as we try to pass the budgets each year. This is not true. I would...

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Letters • Published April 10, 2019 08 a.m.

Branford Deserves Better

A major goal of the Branford Parks & Open Space Commission is to maintain our 1,500 acres so that the residents of the community can enjoy the beauty of all that surrounds us. As part of that...

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