January 16, 2012 RSS feed / Letters

Blather season

To the editor: ’Tis the season, no not that season, that one is passed to return in 10 months or so. More...

Positive side effect

To the editor:  I recently spoke with a friend who just returned from California.  One of the things she noticed was they do not have the problem with prescription drugs that we do. More...

Good health helpers

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. 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...

Focus shifts

To the editor: For decades, the 1 percent has managed to focus our attention on those beneath us financially. For example, President Clinton’s welfare-to-work initiative in 1999 kept us from looking critically at the 1 percent. More...

A tale of four fires

To the editor:  Four fires, four months, all within a half mile radius of downtown Brunswick.  The first fire site got rebuilt. The second still sits. The third was demolished and removed within weeks. 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...