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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 to represent Bedford. The primary on September 9 will decide which candidates move on to …

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
To the Editor: Saturday, April 26, will be the annual spring work day at the Pulpit Rock Conservation Area, with a rain date of Saturday, May 3. Please join us …
Thursday, April 17, 2014
To the Editor: I thoroughly enjoyed Mr. Rapsis’ “Basically Bedford” column about the good and bad of sidewalks. I was particularly entertained by his musing on litter – the debris …
Thursday, April 17, 2014
To the Editor: After seeing the “BurmaShave” style signs on the way to the transfer station and knowing one of the 2013 Town Council’s goals was to increase recycling in …
Thursday, April 17, 2014
To the Editor: This week, seventh grade students at Lurgio were given a survey titled “Search Institute, Profiles of Student Life: Attitudes & Behavior”. This survey was optional and names …
Thursday, April 17, 2014
To the Editor: I watched with the usual disgust as the Bedford School Board refused to provide answers to parents and taxpayers about why an intrusive, completely inappropriate survey was …
Thursday, April 17, 2014
To the Editor: How would you react if someone approached your seventh-grader and asked her how many times she’s had “sexual intercourse,” “gone all the way” or “made love”? Any …
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Thank you from Boy Scout Troop 5 To the Editor: Thank you! On behalf of Troop 5 of the Boy Scouts of America here in Bedford, I want to say …
Friday, April 11, 2014
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