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To the Editor: Donald Trump is not for New Hampshire or our nation and it starts with his ignorance of almost everything needed to be a president. It is also true New Hampshire Republican candidates owe it to voters to be precise with their opinion …

Saturday, July 16, 2016
To the Editor: As a native of New Hampshire, I have always felt that our national representatives need to represent the independence of thought and spirit that characterizes our New …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
To the Editor: On Wednesday, June 29, The Executive Council of New Hampshire thankfully passed state funding for Planned Parenthood. This decision shows how crucial it is to review the …
Saturday, July 9, 2016
To the Editor: "I'm shocked!" The cry of remorse echoes throughout the land. But why? Our entertainment-saturated society has nourished a culture of violence with its explosive destruction of property …
Saturday, July 9, 2016
To the Editor: We are recent newcomers to Bedford and lovers of fine art. One of the best things about our new hometown has been all the interest in and …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: Morally, every individual has the God-given right to defend themselves from those who would take their life, liberty or property. If a person interferes with another who …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: We want to extend our thanks to all who so generously contributed to NH Gives Day on June 7th! We are delighted to report that the Stevens-Buswell …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: As a mom, I am proud of the work Kelly Ayotte is doing to keep us safe. With the attack in Orlando, I worry for the safety …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
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 …
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
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