Monday, October 18, 2021

Letters

Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Passion and Perseverance

I am writing this letter in support of Al Vollono, my dad, who is running for Town Council District 5. My dad, who was raised in East Haven his entire life, has been committed to serving his...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Steward and Advocate

It’s been an honor to serve on the Town Council representing the 1st District. I hope to earn your readers’ support for another term.The past two years have not been typical...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Smart, Efficient, and Ready

I am a local attorney who has the opportunity to visit various town clerk’s offices across the state on numerous occasions, but none more than East Haven’s Town Clerk’s Office....

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

The Skills and Experience

My name is Sally Buemi and I am seeking re-election as a selectman in North Haven. I’ve been serving on the Board of Selectmen for eight years. I’ve been privileged to talk with many ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Stepping Up to Help

One of the many reasons why I love living in North Haven is that there are so many great folks invested and involved in the community. I became aware of Carl Kordek’s candidacy for first...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

A Proven Track Record

It is my honor and pleasure to support and endorse First Selectman Michael Freda and Second Selectman William Pieper in their re-election bid on the Board of Selectmen in the Town of North Haven....

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Let’s Use Empathy

With the upcoming Nov. 2 municipal elections, I would like to focus attention on the $128,230 for outsourced contractual behavioral health services that were approved by Mayor Joseph Carfora,...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Experience, Heart, and Integrity

We can all be grateful that Emily Rosenthal is running again for the Board of Education (BOE). Throughout the last four years, Emily has served in many roles for the BOE. Her positions have...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

A Good Team

The support for my candidacy for first selectman has been equal parts humbling and overwhelming. As I have been speaking with neighbors, I am enjoying the positive response to both my candidacy...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

A Strong, Consistent Voice

I am writing this letter endorsing Jude Friedman for re-election to the Madison Board of Finance (BOF). I believe it is important to our town’s future that we continue to benefit from her...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Accomplished Professional Experience

I moved my young family to Madison nine years ago, having chosen it on the reputation of the public schools. In the ensuing years, I’ve gladly seen that reputation bear out. Excellent...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Transparency, Dignity, and Compassion

This letter is in support of Katie Stein for the Madison Board of Finance. As the Madison Board of Education chair, Katie Stein led with transparency, dignity, and compassion. She put the needs of ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Temperament, Skillset, and Experience

Growing up in Madison during the late ’60s and ’70s, my parents taught me and my seven siblings the importance of hard work and the value of your word: “A in effort, A in...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

That Kind of Magic

In my 28 years of teaching, I have worked with some excellent principals. Steve Pynn was the best. That is why he has my vote for the Board of Education.One night, we were camping with 90...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Thoughtful and Dedicated

I am delighted that Madison’s own Joe Bunovsky has thrown his hat into the ring to run for Board of Selectmen. As a small business owner and entrepreneur, Joe compliments the leadership...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Non-Partisan, Evidenced-Based

I write in support of Mary Ann Connelly running for Madison Board of Education in November. I have known Mary Ann for more than 20 years as a pillar of objectivity, compassion, and rationale...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

More than a Slogan

I support re-electing Peggy Lyons, Al Goldberg, and Scott Murphy to the Madison Board of Selectman. Their campaign once again promises “leadership that listens”—one of those...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Strength, Fairness, and Common Sense

Like many people in town I have long admired Noreen Kokoruda. Her strength, fairness, and common-sense approach to addressing all issues has served Madison well for more than 25 years. I was...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Will Work as a Tea

I’m only one person and while excited to be running for first selectman in Killingworth, I am also excited about the team we have assembled for November’s election.Eileen...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

The Top Priority

I endorse and am going to vote Nov. 2 for Bruce Wilson for first selectman. Peggy Lyons has done a nice job for Madison, dealing well with the pandemic and reforming the beach pass problems....

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

The Experience and Ability

Madison has an opportunity this November to elect a true leader and manager as our first selectman. Bruce Wilson has been a long-term community volunteer, but most importantly he has the...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

For the Collective Good

Jean Fitzgerald is undoubtedly the best choice for Madison’s Board of Finance. Jean has successfully served our town for the last four years, oftentimes acting as the voice of reason. She...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Knowledge, Experience, and/or Passion

It’s with great pleasure that I write in support of the full slate of Democratic candidates in November’s municipal election. The Chester Democratic Town Committee (DTC) worked...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Put Party Politics Aside

I am a proud Democrat, but always vote for the person on the local level. This is why I am supporting the John Hall and Joe Campbell for First and Second Selectman in Westbrook.John and Joe ...

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Letters • Published Oct. 13, 2021 08 a.m.

Spending Wisely and Efficiently

I am writing this as a six-year member of the Westbrook Board of Finance who is not up for reelection this November. In my time on the board and with the town under the leadership of the Westbrook ...

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