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To the Editor: I took great pleasure in reading Maggie Hassan’s piece on the Op Ed page of Saturday’s New York Times. She uses her experience of our public educational system as the mother of a son with cerebral palsy to oppose Trump’s nomination of …

Saturday, February 11, 2017
To the Editor: I recently attended a meet and greet at the International Institute of New England at their small office on Elm Street. The standing room only audience listened …
Friday, February 3, 2017
To the Editor: The Bedford PTG would like to sincerely thank former New Hampshire Supreme Court Chief Justice Broderick for speaking to the Bedford community about the importance of talking …
Friday, February 3, 2017
To the Editor: Artie Robersen, who served as town manager of Bedford for seven years, kept her ties to New Hampshire active until her death on Jan. 18 in Fitchburg, …
Friday, February 3, 2017
To the Editor: Wake up time has arrived for Republicans, Democrats and Independents, whether they voted for President Trump or not. Deliberate fact manipulation and blaming things on Fake News …
Friday, January 27, 2017
To the Editor: On November 17, 2016, I wrote to the members of Bedford's delegation to the NH General Court. This included Senator Andy Sanborn, Rep. Laurie Sanborn, Rep. Keith …
Friday, January 27, 2017
To the Editor: On behalf of the Bedford Rotary Club I thank everyone who contributed to The Salvation Army Red Kettle at Harvest Market during the 2016 holiday season. Your …
Friday, January 27, 2017
To the Editor: Do you picture a box store being built next to your house? How about a four-story apartment building? On Monday, Jan. 23, the Planning Board will review …
Friday, January 20, 2017
To the Editor: The information that has been publicized over the past several months and now weeks concerning the probable interference by Russia with our electoral process should concern all …
Friday, January 6, 2017
To the Editor: On behalf of the Bedford Men's Club, I want to thank the community for their support of our successful 2016 Christmas Tree Sale. We sold approximately 500 …
Friday, January 6, 2017
To the Editor: The Bedford PTG is pleased to announce that our Annual Ski and Skate Sale was a great success! As the largest fundraiser of the year, the money …
Friday, January 6, 2017
To the Editor: I would like the people of our local communities to be aware of a wonderful opportunity for a worthy nonprofit. Building on Hope is a community organization …
Friday, January 6, 2017
To the Editor: While everyone was consumed with the presidential election, the Bedford school district was developing a policy to strengthen privacy protections for students. In December 2011, the U.S. …
Saturday, December 10, 2016
To the Editor: When will the absence of truth telling in the public statements of President-elect Donald Trump become his undoing? We are asked to accept his recent plea of …
Saturday, December 10, 2016
To the Editor: Bedford High School's FIRST Robotics Competition team, Red Storm 509, would like to express their gratitude towards the tremendous support and encouragement we received from the citizens …
Friday, November 18, 2016
To the Editor: The scouts of Bedford NH Troop 414 would like to thank the citizens of Bedford for their generous donations of food items in support of Scouting for …
Friday, November 18, 2016
To the Editor: The 2016 annual USMC Reserve Toys for Tots campaign in now underway. We are soliciting for new, unwrapped toys to give to youngsters ranging in ages from …
Friday, November 11, 2016
To the Editor: On Thursday, Nov. 10, the fourth annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser will be held from 5:30-8:00 p.m. in the Commons (cafeteria) at Bedford High School. This fundraiser sells …
Friday, November 4, 2016
To the Editor: Why vote for Maggie Hassan for senate? Here are five good reasons: First, Maggie Hassan supports universal background checks to enhance gun safety. Kelly Ayotte voted against …
Friday, November 4, 2016
To the Editor: Well-informed, dedicated and decent women who do not fall within the definition of the term "nasty" would like to express our support for the candidate whose attributes …
Friday, November 4, 2016
To the Editor: Last Friday, several of us from the Bedford Women's Club traveled to Concord for a tour of our New Hampshire Statehouse. We gained a sense of history …
Friday, November 4, 2016
To the Editor: Last week I got a flyer in the mail from state Sen.Andy Sanborn. It said that Lee Nyquist was vulgar for pointing out that the votes Sen. …
Friday, November 4, 2016
To the Editor: This election season seems to have gone on forever and I am sure many if not all people are looking forward to the end of the campaigns, …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: Sen. Andy Sanborn has my vote, again. My vote on Nov. 8 will go to Andy Sanborn for State senator in District 9. Never have I met …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: I'm writing to support Sen. Andy Sanborn for re-election. Andy has been a strong, independent voice for our communities and state and has never put politics over …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: In this divisive election season, it's easy to forget how much we can accomplish when we put our differences aside and work together. But that's exactly what …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: Trump called Hillary "a nasty woman" and by so doing may have put the finishing touch on his failing campaign. Of course, as many viewers have learned …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: We are fortunate that New Hampshire Senate District 9 is represented by Andy Sanborn. He has maintained a consistent position in regard to help the growth and …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: I am the son of a refugee. A German Jew, my father escaped at age 12 from Germany, on his own. In fact, the families of my …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: Normally I do not respond to letters to the editor; however, Sen. Andy Sanborn's letter in your publication on Oct. 21 was so patently false, I felt …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: This election is not between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. It is not between Democrats and Republicans or between Liberals and Conservatives. This election is between the …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: At the end of the day, the most important issue in this election is the safety of you and your family. ISIS has vowed to embed jihadists …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: The good in people has always mattered to me more than their political party affiliation, and there are few things in this world that irk me more …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To to 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 …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: How fortunate we are in Bedford to have Sen. Andy Sanborn representing us in Concord. Sen. Sanborn may be the nicest guy in politics today but his …
Saturday, October 29, 2016
To the Editor: In response to a letter in your publication on Oct. 13, making the suggestion that I am not trying to protect woman's rights, Dr. Goldner's claim, which …
Saturday, October 22, 2016
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