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To the Editor: When will enough be enough? Americans can no longer consider themselves safe at their university, place of worship, workplace, favorite nightclub, or even their kid's preschool. Every time the reaction is the same. We are shocked - how could members of our …

Thursday, June 23, 2016
To the Editor: There are a lot of issues I care about, but defending our nation is definitely my top priority. When I enter the voting booth, I vote for …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
To the Editor: High praise for Honor Flight New England. A volunteer organization that has been sending World War II veterans to Washington , D. C., on a complimentary no …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
To the Editor: At what point will Sen. Kelly Ayotte renounce her support of the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, Mr. Donald Trump? She has stated that she supports him but …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
To the Editor: Does Hassan support women's rights or just women's power? As he did nine months ago, Doctor Goldner's recent letter misconceives the difference between rights and power. Rights …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
To the Editor: I had to share this with someone because it just breaks my heart. If you have ever shopped at Hannaford supermarket on Colby Court in Bedford and …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
To the Editor: As an obstetrician and gynecologist practicing in Manchester for over 34 years, I have firsthand experience dealing with health care policies put into place by our elected …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
To the Editor: Granite Staters will be engaged in one of the most important Senate races of the up-coming 2016 elections. Governor Maggie Hassan challenges incumbent Senator Kelly Ayotte for …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
To the Editor: The Friends of the Stevens-Buswell Community Center (a subcommittee of the Bedford Historical Society) wanted to thank the Mystic Images Salon and Spa in Amherst for hosting …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
To the Editor: I am writing this letter to extend a big thanks to people of the town of Bedford for their generous contributions to help hungry veterans, my senior …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
To the Editor: We were again reminded how fortunate Troop 5 is to be part of Bedford and its surrounding communities. It was yet another record year for us thanks …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
To the Editor: Regarding Mr. Scanlon's April 15th letter to the editor on the U.S. Constitution - Article 2, Section 2 - the president "shall have the power to" nominate …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
To the Editor: The end of March marked "cross over" at the New Hampshire State House and the halfway point of 2016 legislative session. A breakdown of the bills: • …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
To the Editor: As someone who served in local government, I know that it's possible to have disagreements without abandoning the rule book. I think I speak for many Republicans …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
To the Editor: A recent letter to the editor suggested delaying confirming a new Supreme Court justice was political, without basis in the Constitution and not in the interests of …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
To the Editor: Over the past year, the town of Bedford has raised the bar and has become a recognized state leader in the fight against substance abuse. Our progress …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
To the Editor: I wanted to write to congratulate the N.H. Senate and House Republican leadership for their work to continue to provide extended Medicaid benefits to those citizens of …
Saturday, April 9, 2016
The Bedford Girls fourth grade team recently won the 2016 State Championship with a 34-24 victory over a tough Concord Boys & Girls team to avenge their only loss of …
Saturday, April 2, 2016
To the Editor: The Bedford Women's Club would like to thank the community for its' support of our recent Whale of a Sale Indoor Yard Sale. The school system, community …
Sunday, March 27, 2016
To the Editor: Substance abuse has grown throughout the country from an incident to a problem to an epidemic to a crisis ... and now borders on a pandemic. Many …
Saturday, March 19, 2016
To the Editor: If you have ever taken the time to read the back of your tax bill, there is language speaking to property tax credits and exemptions printed on …
Saturday, March 19, 2016
To the Editor: I am a student at Cascade Christian Schools in Puyallup, Wash., and I am writing a report on the state of New Hampshire. We are responsible for …
Saturday, March 19, 2016
To the Editor: I am writing to thank you for another fascinating feature article, "Fakes and Frauds," in the Feb. 19 issue of the Journal. As an artist, I found …
Saturday, March 12, 2016
To the Editor: First, a disclaimer: No taxpayers were harmed in the construction of this missive (nor will they be in the future). The Bedford Town Council is unanimously requesting …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: Now that all the presidential candidates have moved on, it's time to focus on the next very important time to vote in Bedford - the local town …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: At the upcoming March 8 election, residents will have the opportunity to vote on limiting locations for any Bedford Alternate Treatment Center (ATC). These centers would dispense …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: I urge Bedford residents to vote "Yes" on the proposed school budget. As stated in previous letters to the editor, it is true that if the proposed …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: The Bedford Taxpayers Association will be sending out a flier with recommendations for the upcoming town election on March 8. We encourage residents to come out and …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: Nearly 20 years ago, I was one of those young first-time homebuyers who bought a home in Bedford due to the strong reputation of the school system. …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: Bedford's schools are considered among the best in the state, and we want to keep them that way. In the budget for next year, the School Board …
Saturday, March 5, 2016
To the Editor: It is disappointing to see how party politics has become the norm in our country. Within hours of the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, Republican …
Saturday, February 27, 2016
To the Editor: Today (Feb. 9) I voted at the Bedford High School again. Arriving in the area of the school, traffic was at a stand-still. Once it allowed me …
Monday, February 22, 2016
To the Editor: My advice on the Bedford town manager residency requirement is that it is probably unconstitutional and illegal. A corporate charter should not contain a directive to the …
Monday, February 22, 2016
To the Editor: I urge Bedford citizens to vote NO on the current proposed school budget. If voters reject the proposed budget, the default budget will be in effect. Realize …
Monday, February 22, 2016
To the Editor: I consider the right to vote an honor, privilege and duty and I consider any infringement of my ability to vote for who I want an outrage. …
Monday, February 22, 2016
To the Editor: The Golden Rule of school superintendents is: "Regardless of revenue, never let your tax rate fall, because large future spending increases would then look even worse to …
Friday, February 12, 2016
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