January 11, 2012 RSS feed / Letters

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LETTER OF THANKS

To the editor: On behalf of Access Health, your Local Healthy Maine Partnership, we would like to offer a special thank you to the chefs and owners of the following establishments: Wildflours Bakery, Solo Bistro Bistro, Beale Street Barbeque, Henry & More...

Spreading it thick

To the editor: Someone said unemployment was down. More...

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Exaggerated view

To the editor: In her Jan. 2 letter to the editor, (“Bullied by NNEPRA”), Julie Wise invited readers to personally view a “clear cut” area behind the homes on Bouchard Drive. More...

Humane services

To the editor: I am permanently disabled because of multiple sclerosis. More...

Job creation myth

To the editor: I would like to point out that when politicians talk about protecting the job creators ( meaning businesses), they are also talking about job destroyers. More...

Out of whack

To the editor: State Rep. Seth Berry and the rest of the Democrats are looking at the welfare mess they created in Maine through rose-colored glasses and trying to put a positive spin onit. More...

Fickle GOP?

To the editor: Many people have observed that in this go- around, the Republican Party demonstrated a fickle side of its character. More...

Bullied by NNEPRA

To the editor: When I received notice that a 60,000- square- foot train garage would be built 25 yards from our backyards, I had no doubt that Brunswick would never allow it. More...

Approves of ban

To the editor: I’m so glad that the Brunswick Town Council voted to ban the sale and personal use of fireworks in town. Fireworks are dangerous in the wrong hands. More...

Disrespect for flag

To the editor: I would like to apologize to my fellow veterans and the families of all veterans in the Bath area and all those who visit Bath, for the lack of respect show for the American flag by the Machinists union. More...

‘To serve’

To the editor: I write this letter in honor of our six AARP chapters in Maine who participated in the AARP chapter challenge to collect food and monetary donations for local food pantries. The chapters collected a colossal amount. More...

Gaming us?

To the editor: After reading in the Jan. 2 edition that Kestrel Aircraft Co. is negotiating with development officials in Wisconsin, steam is still coming out of my ears. More...

Our loss

To the editor: I believe the expression goes that things come in threes. For our sake, I hope it stops there, as we have lost three remarkable men in the Mid-coast area in the past few weeks. More...

Victory for consumers

To the editor: Kudos to President Obama for standing up for consumers last week and making a recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). More...

Meter concerns

To the editor: I am writing because of the huge amount of confusion about Central Maine Power’s push to put so-called “Smart Meters” on our homes. More...

Help with project

To the editor: Each member of our fifth grade class is working on a project called the “Parade of States.” We are responsible for gathering as much information as we can from a number of sources. More...

Please return coat

To the editor: Whoever you are, please return my coat to Daigle Funeral Home and get your own coat. I could not believe it on Friday, Dec. 16, when I got ready to go to the cemetery for the committal service that my coat was gone. More...

A profitable hoax?

To the editor: Is global warming a hoax? Does it help drive the price up and increase big oil profits? The thought came to me the other day. Fuel efficiency almost tripled since the 1970s, but what has the price done? More...

Keep Armory board

To the editor: I commend Bath City Councilor Kyle Rogers for introducing the order at the last council meeting to have a board of directors manage the Bath Armory building. More...