Category: Opinion

Fire safety advice for the holiday season

To the Editor: Dec. 1 It is a busy time of the year in the kitchen and we want to make sure that our residents are safe this holiday season. For each year from 2017 to 2019, an estimated average of 2,300 residential building...

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Orchids and onions

Orchids to Litchfield High School advanced placement environmental science teacher Kyle Harris and his students for taking the lead in a food waste recycling pilot program at the school and orchids to First Selectman Denise Raap...

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Donations welcomed for children’s fund

To the Editor: Nov. 28 Cold weather and the holiday season are upon us and the excitement begins… but not for all families and children in Litchfield. Some of our families still need our help. Back in the 1950s, Center School...

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Town Hall: Time to do something.

To the Editor: Nov. 16 On Monday night, the Town Facilities Committee presented its findings regarding the former Bantam School to the Board of Finance after a thorough and intensive study. The committee’s survey disclosed...

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Debates an important part of election process

To the Editor: Nov. 14 As a non-partisan organization founded in 1920, with focus on expanding voting rights and voter education, the League of Women Voters believes it is important for candidates and public servants to engage...

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