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To the Editor: I would like the people of Bedford and the surrounding area to be aware of a wonderful opportunity for a worthy nonprofit. Building on Hope is a community organization of volunteers who work with builders, architects, designers, and suppliers to provide physical …

Friday, December 19, 2014
To the Editor: In reply to Mr. Reed’s letter to the editor regarding the “recommendations” by the Bedford Taxpayers Association (BTA), we would like to share some information that he …
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Taxpayers Association’s charter, voter recommendation process bias apparent To the Editor: I wish to highlight the apparent bias in the Bedford Taxpayers Association’s charter and voter recommendation process this past …
Friday, December 5, 2014
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 14, 2014
To the Editor: This coming Tuesday I urge Bedford voters to cast votes for Andy Sanborn for senate and Laurie Sanborn and Terry Wolf for state representative. Andy Sanborn has …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: Seven who serve. These words connote the very meaning and intent of politics and politicians: public service, community involvement, volunteerism, and champions of causes. For this election …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: During the past few weeks, you have heard a lot about the race for State Senate in District 9. Unfortunately, while it should have been about the …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: It’s hard to believe, but the nasty, outrageous, mostly personal political attacks against Republicans, but especially against Andy Sanborn, seem to be worse this year than ever …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: In the last issue of the Journal there was an article expounding on all the reasons why we should not re-elect Senator Shaheen. Every argument was not …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: Please consider joining me in supporting Terry Wolf for State Representative. Terry has lived in Bedford for over a decade. I have been fortunate enough to have …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: On Nov. 4, the voters of Bedford will be going to the polls to elect our state representatives as well as our representatives in Washington. I have …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: I don’t know about you, but I’m way beyond tired of the insane rhetoric from attorneys and career politicians like Maggie Hassan spouting off that they know …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: In addition to the fine work of the Bedford Police Department, various state law enforcement agencies and school officials at Bedford High and Lurgio on Wednesday (Oct …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: I met Terry Wolf well over ten years go. Since then I have seen her around town at school activities, school board meetings and volunteer activities. People …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: You probably noticed that, despite the 4.2 cent NH gas tax increase that went into effect this summer, you are now paying less for gasoline. This is …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: I am writing to express my support for Terry Wolf, Republican candidate for the New Hampshire State House. Having served on two boards with Terry, I’ve had …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: As someone in Bedford that has a chance to see Andy Sandborn’s contributions close up, here is my perspective on Andy’s service. First, Andy works. He understands …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: Maggie Hassan has my vote for governor of our state. In her two years as governor, Governor Hassan has managed to craft an amazing amount of bi-partisan …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: My name is Terry Wolf and I am a Republican candidate for the New Hampshire State House. There are six seats to represent Bedford. I have lived …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
To the Editor: For State Senate I am looking for the person that best supports our public schools. Of course there are other important issues but, having two boys in …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
To the Editor: Apparently politicians and candidates are under the impression that the only thing women care about is access to abortion and free contraception. It is now to the …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
To the Editor: In letters to the editor, local radio interviews, and campaign advertisements, Democrat party supporters have praised the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.” In contrast, Republican …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
To the Editor: The closest race of the 2012 election, between Lee Nyquist and Andy Sanborn for Bedford’s State Senate District 9, ended in a recount with Sanborn ahead by …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
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 …
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
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