December 28, 2011 RSS feed / Letters

Cleaner air

To the editor: I want to share some important information and good news about an Environmental Protection Agency ruling that I recently received from the Natural Resources Council of Maine. More...

Thank you, Brunswick

To the editor: In my final days as a Brunswick town councilor, I would like to thank the residents of Brunswick for the opportunity to serve in this way. More...

Follow which star?

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Poison prevention

To the editor:  Every time I pop some leftovers in the microwave, the thought runs through my mind that I might be eating an extra dosage of some 14-letter synthetic chemical, added to the plethora of components in the plastic container.  More...

Enact stricter penalties

To the editor:  I have written a letter similar to this one a few years in a row, and nothing has changed from the first time I recall writing about Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) or becoming a member.  It’s times like this tha More...

Devastation looms

To the editor:  These are desperate economic times. The status of state government finances is dire as evidenced by the news about proposed state budget cuts that are nothing short of devastating.  More...

The gift of art

To the editor:  At this extraordinary season of giving, I extend a special thank you and happy holidays to the visual artists, musicians, performers and arts organizations in our community, each of whom adds to the cultural magnificence of our s More...

Railroaded?

To the editor:  When the idea of bringing passenger rail to Brunswick emerged, a palpable buzz swept through town.  Businesses were overjoyed with the prospects of shoppers arriving with empty shopping bags. More...

More than one day

To the editor:  I write in response to David Ricker’s letter ( Dec. 13, “Merry Christmas”) about Ebenezer Scrooge being alive and well.  I was raised a Catholic. I do not remember Ebenezer in any sermons.  More...

An incredible performance

To the editor:  We’re sure you are well aware of Brunswick High School’s excellence in scholastics and sports. More...

Nest plays Santa

To the editor: This Christmas my husband, Henry, is in a residential care facility for people with Alzheimer’s. While he has forgotten most of his personal history, I am grateful he still recognizes me. More...

War machine rattles on

To the editor: Your headline “War is over” on Dec. 15 was just a tad misleading. More...

Sound and fury

To the editor:  Two recent articles (“Layover facility advisory panel grows,” Nov. 29, and “Private audience,” Nov. More...

Charge on

To the editor:  I was extremely impressed with the Brunswick High School band at recent boys and girls varsity basketball games.  These young musicians, under the direction of Mike Scarponi, play loud, clear and with great rhythm.  More...

Help end hunger

To the editor:  Bread for the World is a faith-based organization that advocates with the U.S. Congress to get legislation passed that we hope and pray will one day lead to an end to hunger and poverty in the world. More...

Unacceptable cuts

To the editor:  Gov. More...

Reason to believe

To the editor:  On Saturday, Dec. 10, I left my wallet in a grocery cart at the Hannaford supermarket in Brunswick. I did not realize it until I put the groceries in my car.  More...

Come off the ledge

To the editor:  I could not agree more with Donald W. Coffin’s letter, “A good track record,” which was published on Dec. 8.  More...

Rethink tax cuts

To the editor:  Hundreds of people flooded the State House this week to protest Gov. More...

Show must go on

To the editor:  “Seussical” is the show that will not be stopped. More...