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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 make wise, well-reasoned judgments on the use of military force. …

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
To the Editor: Last week, I went to the Bedford Clerk’s Office and filed as a Republican candidate for the New Hampshire House of Representatives. I am excited about the …
Thursday, June 12, 2014
Anti-vaccine group sees grave risks To the Editor: Is there anything more important than getting all the facts and information when considering a risky medical intervention, especially when that intervention …
Friday, May 30, 2014
It seems that people in New Hampshire may not be taking the old adage “a fed bear is a dead bear” seriously enough these days. Recent events across the state …
Friday, May 23, 2014 | By ANDREW TIMMINS Special to the Journal
A heartfelt thank-you from Plant It Pink To the Editor: Almost one year ago, a committee was formed to take positive action in raising funds to find a cure after …
Friday, May 23, 2014
To the Editor: Historically, the Bedford School Board and superintendent’s office has had the reputation of stonewalling parents and shrugging off complaints with an arrogant dismissive attitude until they simply …
Thursday, May 15, 2014
If you are concerned about safely crossing Route 101 on foot or by bicycle, we have an opportunity to voice our opinions! On Tuesday, May 13, at the Bedford High …
Friday, May 9, 2014 | By SUSAN TUFTS-MOORE Special to the Journal
To the Editor: In the Bedford Town Library is a display case containing an old book in which the names of its original subscribers from 1789 to 1848 are recorded. …
Thursday, May 8, 2014
To the Editor: With spring and warm weather arriving we are again faced with bicycles and automobiles sharing the road. Making this year especially hard is the horrible condition the …
Thursday, May 8, 2014
To the Editor: May is Bike Month in New Hampshire and with the good weather you will be seeing more bicyclists out on the roads in town. Please be alert …
Thursday, May 8, 2014
To the Editor: This is a letter to Bedford voters. June 3 is the last day for voters to change party affiliation prior to the Sept. 9, primary election. We …
Thursday, May 8, 2014
To the Editor: At the Bedford School Board meeting on April 21, the 2014 Developmental Assets and Attitude and Behavior surveys were the primary topic. The Attitude and Behavior survey, …
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
To the Editor: At the Bedford School Board meeting on April 21, the 2014 Developmental Assets and Attitude and Behavior surveys were the primary topic. The Attitude and Behavior survey, …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
To the Editor: The Bedford School Board is currently gathering feedback from parents regarding the survey that was recently given to middle school students. It is important to identify the …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
To the Editor: I couldn’t help but shake my head when I read a letter to the editor in your April 25 edition in which Ms. Laura Condon once again …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
To the Editor: I was impressed with the turnout of nearly a dozen parents at the recent April 21 school board meeting. All who spoke voiced serious opposition to the …
Thursday, April 24, 2014
To the Editor: Vaccination. It is a growing issue. Even with 49 vaccine doses recommended for little children before they start first grade, the recommendations don’t stop there. We all …
Thursday, April 24, 2014
To the Editor: The following is a letter sent to Lurgio Middle School parents on April 11. Dear Parents and Guardians, Over the past several days, I have spoken to …
Thursday, April 24, 2014
To the Editor: Recently, my family and I have had a few encounters with the local police officials, but the officers who we have dealt with have not been as …
Thursday, April 24, 2014
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