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

Develop a Culture of Openness

As we approach Day 100 of the town administration, it’s critical that residents continue to request that transparency, accountability, and quality of life be exercised in local government...

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

A Lifelong Cost

Half a million dollars— $567,250 to be exact! That’s the yearly operating costs of the proposed Community Center at Academy. That’s the cost now, not 10 years from now....

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

Consistency and Predictability

The Board of Finance (BOF) endeavors to ensure that we maintain consistency and predictability in Madison’s taxes. To that end, the board recently adopted an internal regulation that will...

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

For the Betterment of East Haven

I would like to inform East Haven’s residents of an initiative my group, Clean UP East Haven, has proposed to the Town Council that will be helpful to the community. Sustainable CT is a...

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

Not a Theme Park

Must we keep adding things to Jacobs Beach, which already has sand, water, playground swings, kayak storage, picnic pavilions, play area for summer camp, benches, and walkways? Stop...

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

Hearing was Infuriating

Last week’s Clinton Planning & Zoning Commission (PZC) hearing was infuriating. First, Larry Oullette of the Historic District Commission made a plea to create a village district on...

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

Get the Facts Straight

In the Feb. 6 article “Madison Moving Toward Forming an Ethics Commission,” Selectman Al Goldberg makes several assertions. Quoting from the article: “According to...Goldberg, ...

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

Another Successful Season

Branford Counseling and Community Services Secret Santa program enjoyed another successful season due to the generous donations of individuals, families, and businesses in our community. Thanks to ...

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

Local Emergency Preparedness

I’d like to thank Tracy Everson, our brand-new RTM member from the 5th District, for alerting the town that many Branford residents were unaware that our municipal emergency notification...

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

Excited About the Prospect

I am excited about the prospect of a splash pad in town. In an age where technology seems to rule, I think this is perfect. I believe it will help bring our children outside and promote another...

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

Appreciated the Opportunity

In the Jan. 23 issue of The Sound, an article appeared concerning the North Branford/Northford Home Delivery Program [“Armin Helps CDR Home Delivery Grow in North Branford”]....

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Letters • Published Feb. 05, 2020 08 a.m.

It’s About Inclusivity

I am writing to urge the community to support the building of a splash pad at Jacobs Beach. This would be a safe and accessible area for people of all ages to enjoy water play. It is wheel chair...

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Letters • Published Feb. 05, 2020 08 a.m.

Peace was his Dream

In 1975, Carl and Marilyn Puleo found their way to Madison. The sea was calling them. They discovered a small house passed over by many because it was in desperate need of attention. But to Carl,...

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Letters • Published Feb. 05, 2020 08 a.m.

Above and Beyond

No good deed should go unnoticed! On Jan. 18, my husband and I were coming home from having a family gathering in Massachusetts. Because of the snow and ice storm, our trip home was much longer...

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Letters • Published Feb. 05, 2020 08 a.m.

Deepest Thanks and Respect

Words are difficult to find to express our appreciation for the highly attended and memorable benefit to assist the servers of The Black Seal this past Sunday.Many people (too many to...

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Letters • Published Jan. 29, 2020 08 a.m.

The Ongoing Discussions

I have been following the ongoing discussions concerning the Guilford High School nickname the Guilford Indians. My daughter has lived in Guilford since 2012 and I have spent a good deal of time...

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Letters • Published Jan. 29, 2020 08 a.m.

A Much-Needed Process

The debate over the Valley Warriors name/logo will undoubtedly put neighbors, friends, and perhaps even relatives at odds. There will certainly be impassioned pleas on both sides of the issue. Yet,...

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Letters • Published Jan. 29, 2020 08 a.m.

How Sad

When my daughters were young, we went to the beach and splashed in the Sound, jumped the waves, and practiced our swimming. And when the goosebumps or the jellyfish drove us out of the water, we...

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Letters • Published Jan. 29, 2020 08 a.m.

We Are Being Misled

We read in these columns that Guilford is to have another affordable/subsidized housing development in town. The way it is presented to us, the benefit will be provided to certain groups with town ...

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Letters • Published Jan. 22, 2020 08 a.m.

A Positive Impact on Artists

In light of recent news about retail store closings both in our state and nationally, we felt a thank you note to our supportive community was in order. The non-profit Guilford Art Center (GAC)...

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Letters • Published Jan. 22, 2020 08 a.m.

One Can’t Be Sure

Like the flu, some scourges will return while others may return. In either case, it requires eternal vigilance to protect ourselves. One serious threat that Clinton’s public successfully...

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Letters • Published Jan. 22, 2020 08 a.m.

Inappropriate for Publication

The first time I saw the full-page ad for handguns in the Valley Courier, I too felt it was inappropriate for publication in a community newspaper. This ad was bold and focused on hand...

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Letters • Published Jan. 22, 2020 08 a.m.

Thank You for the Courage

I write regarding your column in the Jan. 8 edition, “Regarding Firearms Ads in The Sound.” I write to say thank you for your position in the piece. When I first saw the ads,...

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Letters • Published Jan. 22, 2020 08 a.m.

Source Bias Hopefully Not Sexism

The toxic environment of current era can be terrifying. Despite relative peace times, our we have become increasingly partisan and fearful of the other. We lack civility at the national level, but ...

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Letters • Published Jan. 22, 2020 08 a.m.

Readers Have a Right

I am writing in response to Debra Paulson’s Jan. 2 letter [“Gun Ads Unfit for Community Newspaper”] in the Valley Courier, in which she opposed the ads by CT...

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