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To the Editor: Are you aware that NH businesses are paying some of the highest workers’ compensation premiums in the country? Actually we are paying on average the 12th most expensive premiums according to an Oregon study. Why is this happening? What’s going on here …

Monday, March 30, 2015
To the Editor: On Friday, March 20, I joined my granddaughter’s Brownie troop while they toured the Hannaford’s store on Jenkins Road in Bedford. As I expected, I learned interesting …
Monday, March 30, 2015
To the Editor: On behalf of the Bedford Education Association, we want to take this opportunity to express our heartfelt thanks to the Bedford residents who voted in favor of …
Thursday, March 19, 2015
To the Editor: Public schools in New Hampshire are poised to administer the Smarter Balanced Assessment this month. New Hampshire Law states: RSA 193C: 3 III(b) “The assessment exercises or …
Thursday, March 19, 2015
To the Editor: Are you a woman seeking advancement at work, or hoping to change careers, but don’t have the requisite education? Are you underemployed, stuck in a job that …
Thursday, March 19, 2015
To the Editor: Recently, among a local newspaper’s coverage of the record-setting snow and cold, I came across an article touting the benefits of indoor tanning as a method to …
Thursday, March 19, 2015
To the Editor: I am shocked and bitterly disappointed that Senator Ayotte decided to sign the Senate letter to Iran. I am a Jew who loves and totally supports a …
Thursday, March 19, 2015
To the Editor: I would like to thank all the Bedford citizens who came out on March 10 and voted in the town election. It was an experience to be …
Thursday, March 19, 2015 | Philip Schappler
To the Editor: My name is Cindy Chagnon, and I am running for re-election to the Bedford School Board. I am a 43 year resident of Bedford having moved here …
Friday, March 6, 2015
To the Editor: On Tuesday we have the opportunity to elect three new members to Bedford’s Town Council. I am one of the candidates running, and I hope you will …
Friday, March 6, 2015 | Submitted by Melissa Stevens
To the Editor: I’ve known Melissa for some time now and can vouch for her commitment and passion for what she believes in. She has a strong sense of community …
Friday, March 6, 2015 | Submitted by Patty Heath
To the Editor: As a mother of three and a taxpayer, I take my responsibility to vote seriously. This March 10, Bedford has the opportunity to vote for three new …
Friday, February 27, 2015
To the Editor: It is that time of year again. You start to see political signs for local positions popping up around Bedford. I implore you to get to know …
Friday, February 27, 2015
To the Editor: Have you noticed that our Bedford High School administration and staff have been under the gun lately? I’d like to invite our community to go out of …
Friday, February 27, 2015
To the Editor: I am writing today to show my support for town council candidate Frank Sledjeski. I’ve known Frank for just about ten years, meeting for the frst time …
Friday, February 27, 2015
To the Editor: Very soon we shall go to the polls in Bedford and vote either to approve or not a school and town budget totaling almost $90 million. Additionally, …
Friday, February 27, 2015
To the Editor: I hope that everyone is having fun with our massive snow fall this year, I know I have really ‘enjoyed’ it! I wanted to compliment the town …
Friday, February 27, 2015
To the Editor: Bedford Taxpayers Association has come out with voting recommendations for the March 10 local election. BTA will be sending out a newsletter to Bedford residents endorsing candidates …
Friday, February 27, 2015
To the Editor: It is that time of year again. You start to see political signs popping up around Bedford all trying to catch our eye and our vote. I …
Thursday, February 19, 2015
To the Editor: Joan Shaw-Reeves, the co-president of the Bedford Historical Society, passed Wednesday, January 28, 2015, after a valiant battle with cancer. Joan was a positive influence in many …
Thursday, February 19, 2015
To the Editor: The Bedford Energy Commission is kicking off 2015 with several exciting new initiatives. In late 2014, the commission recognized that many Bedford businesses and individuals are working …
Thursday, February 19, 2015
School board denies voters a choice To the Editor: If you have been wondering why your Bedford property tax bills have exploded in the last decade, read on. In 2001-02 …
Friday, January 30, 2015
To the Editor: I would like to thank Mr. Stewart’s reasoned reply on the benefits and role of the Bedford Taxpayers Association (BTA) in response to my letter to the …
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
To the Editor: Another year has passed and during this season of thanksgiving, gratitude, and hope we would like to take a moment to thank you for all that you …
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
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 …
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
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