Letters to the Editor
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To the editor: In regards the editorial appearing in the Dec. 26 edition: First, let’s correct the title from “editorial” to “liberal left editorial.” Is it possible … more
To the editor: Why? That's usually the first question out of my mouth. The reasons are multiple, but it really comes down to fairness, broken incentives in the private markets, migrating to an … more
Editor’s note: This letter, dated Jan. 7, was addressed to Town Council President Kevin Aguiar and included on the council’s agenda Monday under correspondence.  To the … more
Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel and the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. were close friends back in 1965. They shared the dream that our nation should be “a place where civil and human rights … more
Newspapers are dying. I hear it all the time; on the news, from strangers, acquaintances, even from some customers. To be sure, it’s hard to hear … every single time. Not because this is … more
In the spirit of Columbus Day 2010, 2015 and 2017, one or more moonbats continued the new Elmwood tradition last year — bloodying the explorer’s likeness — and chained to its base a … more
To the editor: This is an important question for the public and General Assembly. I have heard from respected professional colleagues, advocates and legislators that the child welfare system is … more
To the editor: Dear Mr. Manners: I am 2019, and as I morph into another year, I find myself thinking about how I did. I understand that on a global scale things have improved: Less abject … more
On Saturday, Dec 14, two members of East Bay Citizens for Peace stood in a cold drizzle on the sidewalk beside the post office in downtown Bristol. We have kept this monthly vigil for peace and … more
To the editor: I voted for Obama, was excited for "Hope & Change," then Obama realized you can't accomplish anything in Washington. All his ideas and visions were left at the election booths … more
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