September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Opinion

Adams: Randolph Is the Best

Opinion / Sep. 7, 2017 /

On the occasion of my retirement as Randolph Town Manager, this letter is being written to the residents of Randolph and to the many persons in Braintree and Brookfield with whom I have been privileged to coordinate.  Read More

Special First Day For Chelsea School

Opinion / Sep. 7, 2017 /

I’ve never written a letter to any editor. I feel compelled to take this opportunity to share my thoughts about the school I’ve known and grown to appreciate since graduating from it roughly two decades ago. Read More

Praise for a Great Rochester School

Opinion / Sep. 7, 2017 /

As my child enters high school outside of Rochester I feel she is well prepared for the adventure and so I wanted to take a moment to say to our school community THANK YOU!  Thank you for providing a solid pre-k to second introduction to learnin Read More

Build Up Cities, Not Border Wall

Opinion / Sep. 7, 2017 /

Why don’t we use the billions of dollars earmarked for the “wall” to keep people out, to instead take care of our citizens in Texas and Louisiana who are suffering so much, and to rebuild the cities and towns of Texas and Louisiana Read More

Chances To Travel For Local Youth

Opinion / Sep. 7, 2017 /

Growing up in a working-class family in a small rural Connecticut town of 2,500, there was little opportunity for a teenager such as myself to travel.  Travel was something experienced by watching TV programs such as Wild Kingdom, National Geogr Read More

Who Needs To Step Up?

Opinion / Sep. 7, 2017 / By Lee H. Hamilton

An interesting thing keeps happening to me. Every few days, someone—an acquaintance, a colleague, even a stranger on the street—approaches me. Read More

Healthy Water Is Worth Big Bucks

Opinion / Sep. 7, 2017 / By Rep. David Deen

We place a genuine personal value on clean water but that has not easily computed to a dollar value, and that is unfortunate because in the wider world, economic values drive decisions about our waters—more so than do personal values. Read More