Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Killingworth Letters

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

A Solid, Dependable Voice

It is the dedication and willingness to thoroughly study the issues at hand in serving her constituents in the 12th State Senate District that makes Christine Cohen (D) so worthy of being re-...

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

The Day of Reckoning

I’m writing to endorse John Hall for my representative in the 35th Assembly District. I have known John for 20 years and come to admire and envy his ability to look at a problem and quickly ...

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

Strong Record of Service

We are writing in support of Christine Goupil’s candidacy for state representative in District 35. As long-time residents of Killingworth we have come to appreciate how important it is to...

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Letters • Published Sep. 09, 2020 08 a.m.

Chalk Art Contest a Success

The Killingworth Library Association wishes to extend its heartfelt thanks to the following for making the 2020 Summer Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest a success: Andie’s Cookies, Arbor Gardens,...

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Letters • Published Sep. 02, 2020 08 a.m.

Come to See the Error

An update: About six weeks ago, we wrote to you about how our Black Lives Matter lawn sign was stolen [July 2 letter “Racial Injustice is Everywhere”]. Rob then built a 1’ by...

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Letters • Published July 01, 2020 08 a.m.

Racial Injustice is Everywhere

Anyone who studies history knows that poor black communities in this country have forever been victimized by white vigilantes, white-dominated police forces using excessive force, white-owned...

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Letters • Published May 13, 2020 08 a.m.

No Ordinary Times

The past six weeks have been a difficult time for our community as we navigate the economic and health consequences of this crisis. Many have lost their jobs, their businesses, and their...

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Letters • Published Dec. 18, 2019 08 a.m.

Honored to Serve

It was an exciting election season. Many good candidates ran for office, and ran vibrant, organized campaigns. Constituents engaged and showed up to the polls in record numbers in Killingworth. We ...

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Letters • Published Nov. 27, 2019 08 a.m.

Many Thanks to The Source

The political signs have left the scene and only leaves remain to resist the wind. But thanks are still due those media outlets that so reliably put out bios and letters of support for candidates...

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Letters • Published Nov. 13, 2019 08 a.m.

Cause for Celebration

I’d like to thank the citizens of Killingworth for their vote of confidence last week. We have a great town, and I’m proud to continue to serve it.We have something extra to...

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Letters • Published Oct. 30, 2019 08 a.m.

An Upward Trajectory

If you had told me 15 years ago that I would be running for election for first selectman, I would have laughed. I didn’t plan or expect to go into politics.My parents and...

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Letters • Published Oct. 30, 2019 08 a.m.

Much to Offer

Because Killingworth relies on volunteers to run for elected office, it is always in need of new people to join the process and commit their expertise to service in one area or another. The Board...

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Letters • Published Oct. 30, 2019 08 a.m.

Intelligent and Insightful

We are writing to support Cathy Iino for first selectman of Killingworth. During the 32 years we have lived in Killingworth, we have each been involved in leadership positions for many local...

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Letters • Published Oct. 30, 2019 08 a.m.

All Come Together

One of the clear strengths about the town of Killingworth, my adopted town, is that the corps of volunteers who support it are a bipartisan mix on all levels. They are the children of parents...

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Letters • Published Oct. 23, 2019 08 a.m.

Transparency and Accessibility

I recently moved to Killingworth and have been taken away by the unique and rural beauty that brings character to the streets of this town—and I want to be sure to maintain that. As soon as ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 23, 2019 08 a.m.

Intelligent and Intelligent and

It is my great pleasure to write in support of Marcel Couture’s re-election to the Board of Finance for the Town of Killingworth. I have known Mr. Couture for 25 years and wholeheartedly...

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Letters • Published Oct. 23, 2019 08 a.m.

Thoughtful and Insightful

Stephanie Warren possesses the necessary credentials to be elected as an alternate member of the Zoning Board of Appeals.As a prior member and secretary of the Planning & Zoning...

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Letters • Published Oct. 23, 2019 08 a.m.

To Ensure Fiscal Stability

Recently there has been a bit of confusing information circulating regarding our town’s financing and capital planning. As an incumbent selectman, and as a champion for strong and...

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Letters • Published Oct. 23, 2019 08 a.m.

An Important Role

The position of town treasurer is an important role. It requires an individual with the ability to understand banking terminology and oversee the multi-million-dollar town budget. The treasurer...

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Letters • Published Oct. 23, 2019 08 a.m.

Insightful, Dedicated, and Passionate

Killingworth is extremely fortunate to have the unwavering commitment of Joel D’Angelo and Suzanne Sack, who serve currently on the Board of Education (BOE). It has been a privilege to work ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 23, 2019 08 a.m.

Robust and Thriving

In a world that often seems to be coming apart at the seams, I look at Killingworth and see a smoothly and efficiently run government that on a daily basis eschews the dramatic for the practical....

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Letters • Published Oct. 23, 2019 08 a.m.

A Spirit of Adventure

As we approach the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in the United States, I’m feeling especially proud to cast my vote for Cathy Iino for Killingworth first selectman. Cathy...

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Letters • Published Oct. 16, 2019 08 a.m.

A Vital Community Spirit

My wife and I grew up in small New England towns, but we met in the big city where we began our careers. We were married in 1975 and bought our house in Killingworth in 1976, eager to return to...

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Letters • Published Oct. 16, 2019 08 a.m.

Expertise, Experience, and Familiarity

As members of the Killingworth Board of Finance, we are proud that we have kept both our tax rate and our reserves stable for several years.It is important to keep a balance in our...

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Letters • Published Oct. 16, 2019 08 a.m.

Thoughtful Consideration

I have served on the Killingworth Planning & Zoning Commission over the past four years. I cannot express fully just how important the work of the commission is to the stability and careful...

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