Osten's dedication earns her support

Cathy Osten’s leadership and dedication are producing real results, and no one works harder that she does. For that reason, she has earned our vote this Nov.

Riley backs college

Our State Representative, Emmett Riley, serves the citizens of Norwich and the State wih honesty, integrity and dedication.

Norwich and state need this fiscal conservative

Here in Norwich, Rob Dempsky is running for the 46th State House. Rob is a fiscal conservative, property owner, pays taxes here in Norwich. Rob values your constitutional rights, the educational needs of your children and is accessible. He has...

Thoughtful response brings license home

Inbdebted to strangers for finding driver's license and returning it.

Ebola letter wrong on facts and policy

We should be very concerned if many Americans believe what was in the fact challenged letter, “Obama Ebola mistrust,” (Oct. 22).

Some group therapy is good police policy

I am glad someone wrote into The Day, “Some good karma might benefit cops,” (Oct. 21), to suggest therapy for police officers.

Seeks info on whether Ledyard ed cuts made

Pardon me if I sound a little skeptical concerning reductions in the town budget that was passed on May 10, 2014. My concern for the moment is with the cuts proposed by Finance Committee Chairman Gordon Strickland regarding the cut to the education...

Raise gas tax!?!

In reference to the “Bloomberg View” on raising the federal gas tax, I have three words, “In Your Hat.”\n

First breast cancer defense: prevention

The First Defense Against Breast Cancer is Prevention.

Obama Ebola mistrust

How many people actually believe President Obama when he stated Ebola is hard to trasnmit, when doctor’s not connected to the government disagree with his rhetoric.

A vote for Joe Visconti won't be a wasted vote

Kudos to Susan Silva on her letter, “Conn. voters deserved to hear more of Visconti,” (Oct. 20), concerning our third choice for a governor, Joe Visconti. I didn’t know that we had a third choice to vote for until I watched the debate that he was...

'Yes' NL vote helps schools and its home values

One of the key factors involved in determining the value of residential property is the quality of the schools in that community. It is rare opportunity when residential property owners can positively affect that value by voting “Yes” for the bond...


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Rep. Courtney serving 2nd District well

The selection is obvious in the 2nd Congressional District.

18th Senate dilemma

A unique situation in the 18th Senatorial District.

Linares, in the 33rd Senate District

Another 3-way race in the 33rd Senatorial District.


Obama becomes a bewildered bystander

A shocked president hardly reassures the public.

Reducing terrorism with dose of prevention

Working to stem the development of new terrorists.

Time to admit economy is improving

Used to bad economic news, many find it difficult to accept the fact things are improving.