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To the Editor: I have been a resident of Bedford for over 50 years. My children were raised here, and my grandchildren are currently Bedford students. New Hampshire was a wonderful place to grow up, to raise a family, and I am happy to know …

Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: In this time if fractious politics, it’s easy to forget what actually unites us for the common good. On October 29, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: One Saturday my son and I were driving back from the Bedford Transfer Station and our truck broke down on Chubbuck Road. While we contemplated how we …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: On Nov. 4th we will choose our Governor, Senators and House Reps (both State and Federal), and several other offices, including Executive Councilor. On that day we …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: Is it too much to ask that Scott Brown, a candidate for the United States Senate from New Hampshire, set forth his positions on major foreign policy …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: As leader of the State senate, Maggie worked with Governor Lynch to produce good legislation and stop much but not all of the crazy agenda of the …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: Citizens of Bedford, we hope you will again partner with Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts during our annual Scouting for Food Drive. This is a …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: Just a note to express my thoughts as to the rules regarding the rotary at Meetinghouse Road in Bedford. Evidently some people who are traveling east on …
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
To the Editor: Thank you for electing me to be a delegate to the Republican Convention. I arrived to a packed hall with high energy and diverse views. After heated …
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
To the Editor: Maggie Hassan has been an excellent governor, in the tradition of John Lynch, and she deserves our support for re-election. With a bipartisan approach, she has demonstrated …
Thursday, October 2, 2014
To the Editor: In a Bedford paper last week, resident Dante D’Amato chides Democratic candidates for not writing letters to the editor favoring the Affordable Care Act. Here’s one. Here …
Thursday, October 2, 2014
To the Editor: You know that amusing TV commercial that asks whether you should let your auto mechanic remove your appendix and have your doctor repair your car? I have …
Thursday, September 25, 2014
I wish to thank all of the Bedford residents who supported and voted for me for me in the primary, as well as those who have supported me for the …
Thursday, September 25, 2014
To the Editor: At a time when corporations are “making more money than ever before yet paying a lower share of the overall U.S. tax pie” (Time), Lawyer Schappals turns …
Thursday, September 25, 2014
To the Editor: It is said that ‘all politics is local’. Well, if politics are local, then I think that politicians – the people that represent me and my interests …
Thursday, September 25, 2014
To the Editor: The new Common Core Standards has generated controversy around the country. In a recent Huffington Post article, “How the Common Core Lost Teacher Support” Peter Green explains …
Thursday, September 18, 2014
To the Editor: Sincere thanks to the residents of Bedford from the Schneller family and state representative candidate John Schneller. My family and I started a race in July that …
Thursday, September 18, 2014
To the Editor: With the help of a generous community, Share prepared 238 students for the start of the new school year by providing backpacks and school supplies. Working with …
Thursday, September 18, 2014
To the Editor: Northern Iraq; ISIS; Syria, Gaza. The world is a dangerous place and there is enough geo-political instability to give one nightmares. I want our elected officials to …
Thursday, September 11, 2014
To the Editor: Forty years ago this month I started Medical school. Since that time there has been phenomenal changes in medical technology and the delivery of healthcare, saving and …
Thursday, September 11, 2014
To the Editor: Lawyer Julia Schappels may have her day in court where she defends the ‘inversion’ principle of tax evasion whereby a corporation moves its headquarters overseas to avoid …
Thursday, September 11, 2014
To the Editor: During its August Board of Directors meeting, the Bedford Taxpayers Association developed a list of recommended candidates for the State Primary Election. Before deliberating, Directors noted the …
Thursday, September 4, 2014
To the Editor: I’m supporting Melissa Stevens for State Representative, for many reasons – and not just because she is my wife. Although I’ve been associated with politics for much …
Thursday, September 4, 2014
To the Editor: I, John Schneller, am running for state representative in the town of Bedford and I am asking for your vote. I am a conservative Republican. I received …
Thursday, September 4, 2014
To the Editor: The Rev. Gannon should learn realities about global business before lambasting Scott Brown for his affiliation with Kadant Inc. and its overseas activities. A substantial portion of …
Thursday, September 4, 2014
To the Editor: My name is Terry Wolf and I am a Republican candidate for the New Hampshire State House. This year there are twelve Republican candidates for six seats …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
To the Editor: I am running again this year for State Senate and I respectfully request your vote. Bedford citizens are proud of the town they have built together. Award-winning …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Category: news Email: jimmymac97@comcast.net Firstname James Lastname McGuire Mediacaption: Mediacredit: Title/Headline: Thanks to Bedford for Supporting my Eagle Project Location: Bedford, NH Article Text: I would like to thank the …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | James McGuire
To the Editor: Are you still trying to decide between Scott Brown and Jeanne Shaheen? Consider their experience as elected government officials. Brown was rejected recently by Massachusetts voters after …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
To the Editor: Linda is firmly rooted in New Hampshire. She is a lifelong resident, the daughter of a dairy farming family who grounded her in the Granite State and …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
To the Editor: It is often said that all politics is local. Considering the current state of chaos and division in the world and in our nation as well as …
Friday, August 22, 2014
Parents should know vaccine rights While August brings an advertising push for vaccines, parents should know important facts about these products and their rights to exemptions. Many of the vaccines …
Friday, August 8, 2014
To give credit where credit is due On July 18, the Bedford Journal published an article in its “A Bedford Attitude” section, page 7, entitled “Conservation Commission, Land Trust: two …
Friday, August 1, 2014
To The Editor: Looking for something to do that’s interesting and unusual yet beneficial to the community? If you’re over the age of 13, consider joining the Friends of Bedford …
Friday, July 18, 2014
To The Editor, This past year, our 6th grade Girl Scout troop has been exploring issues related to making our environment a better place. We recently visited the Bedford Dump …
Thursday, June 19, 2014
The handsome carpetbagger from Massachusetts, Scott Brown, is beginning to change our Bedford landscape with political signs. Having lost a reelection campaign in his home state I guess he thinks …
Thursday, June 19, 2014
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