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To the Editor: I’ve been in hospitals visiting friends and relatives, but not as a patient in the last 30 years. Lucky me. But last month, I was admitted for five days. I have to say from the time we entered and were greeted to …

Thursday, July 10, 2014
To the Editor: We live in Wilton Center, as do our two cats. One of our cats, Jimmy, wears a plastic cone and thick cloth “cloak” and harness for his protection. Without …
Thursday, July 3, 2014
To the Editor: On June 13, approximately 160 graduates from Souhegan High School attended the 2014 Project Graduation celebration at the Hampshire Dome. Project Graduation is an all-night, organized, substance-free, …
Thursday, June 26, 2014
To the Editor: An interesting op-ed piece in the (June 13) New York Times by Paul Krugman attempts to explain the primary loss by Eric Cantor to a tea party …
Thursday, June 26, 2014
To the Editor: I heard this last night (June 11). I am sure it comes as very good news. And it’s about time! After all, why should everyone else be …
Thursday, June 19, 2014
To the Editor: Please join us, the Blue Star Mothers of New Hampshire, on Sunday, July 6, for our first annual “Toast to our Troops” at the beautiful LaBelle Winery, …
Thursday, June 19, 2014
To the Editor: The Bedford Historical Society would like to make a figurative “toast” to everyone who helped to make our second annual “A Toast to the Future to Preserve …
Thursday, June 12, 2014
To the Editor: On May 31, the Milford Police Department held the annual fishing derby at Railroad Pond in memory of Michael McBriarty. The goal was to make sure that …
Thursday, June 12, 2014
To the Editor: As a mother, grandmother and citizen, I am grateful for the new initiative by the EPA to reduce CO2 pollution from power plants. Since coal-fired power plants …
Thursday, June 12, 2014
At a recent meeting of the Amherst Board of Selectmen, Linda Kaiser, a resident concerned about possible traffic issues once the bridge on Manchester Road is reopened, suggested an overall …
Thursday, June 12, 2014
To the Editor: In Ms. Herceg’s letter printed in your latest edition, she tells us of her alarm that our health care system is becoming too socialistic and this will …
Thursday, June 5, 2014
To the Editor: Amherst Soccer Club/Hampshire Football Club’s 22nd annual Memorial Day Soccer Tourney – We wish to express our gratitude to the town of Amherst, the Amherst Recreation Department, …
Thursday, June 5, 2014
To the Editor: If I had the opportunity to sit down with Senator Shaheen I would ask: Senator, you voted 97 percent of the time with the president. You were …
Thursday, June 5, 2014
To the Editor: As the daughter of a World War II vet, I am saddened by the state of affairs within the VA system. But, more concerning, I am becoming …
Thursday, May 29, 2014
To the Editor: May 20th marked yet another clash between the Baboosic Lake Rowing Club (BLRC) and the Baboosic Lake Association (BLA). With the Souhegan High School auditorium holding up …
Thursday, May 29, 2014
John Dowd, a resident of Courthouse Road in Amherst, put a conflict between Baboosic Lake area homeowners and a local rowing club into perspective, we think, when he said at …
Thursday, May 22, 2014
To the Editor: We write to applaud Jeanne Shaheen’s support of the Affordable Health Care Act initially and since it was passed four years ago. Some TV stations are currently …
Thursday, May 22, 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 …
Thursday, May 22, 2014 | By ANDREW TIMMONS For The Cabinet
Editor’s note: According to the official report of the state’s attorney for the judicial district of Danbury on the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Adam Lanza used a Bushmaster …
Thursday, May 15, 2014
To the Editor: Thank you to all who helped make this past Saturday’s Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive such a success. Despite the rainy morning and the number of other …
Thursday, May 15, 2014
To the Editor: Get your tickets for the fifth annual A Taste of Milford. It is Friday, May 30, from 6-8:30 p.m. This event usually sells out early, so don’t …
Thursday, May 15, 2014
To the Editor: The National Association of Letter Carriers’ 22nd annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive will be held on Saturday,  May 10. Local mail carriers will be collecting for …
Thursday, May 8, 2014
To the Editor: This is a letter to all parents and grandparents. Have you ever wondered if your child might be better suited to a different learning environment, perhaps a …
Thursday, May 8, 2014
To the Editor: Last week, we signed the last of the documents creating permanent conservation easements on more than 500 acres of timber land in Mont Vernon and Amherst. Accumulated …
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Scammers seeking fraudulent federal tax refunds based on stolen identities are a “rising threat” in the United States, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder warned taxpayers. In an extraordinary public statement …
Friday, May 9, 2014 | By MARTIN FERREIRA Special to the Journal
To the Editor: When I read the good and bad from letters this week and found myself the subject of “odd news,” I wasn’t sure if the comments were a …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Editor’s note: We contacted Graham Smith, and he said Anthony Nino wasn’t invited to the event and he did not wish to respond further. To the Editor: Our Founding Fathers …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
To the Editor: It was a great day to run on Monday, April 21, at the 118th running of the 2014 Boston Marathon. I was so proud of everyone who …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
To the Editor: Mr. Conrad’s letter re: “Mont Vernon Voters Turn Down School Budget” is inaccurate when it comes to the Budget Committee’s reluctance to segregate necessary repairs from desired …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
To the Editor: Your editorial critiquing Francis Gros Louis’ letter is spot on. I was tempted to write you a letter along the same strain, but then I thought, “Who …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
To the Editor: We often forget the media’s responsibility to society is to report the news, not create it. When the power of the media abuses our nation’s reality for …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
To the Editor: We are all aware that the roads and bridges in Amherst and other communities throughout New Hampshire are in a dismal state. As a means to obtain …
Thursday, May 1, 2014
To the Editor: The editorial on April 17 that the purchase of the Brox property was a good idea for development is in stark contrast to an editorial published in …
Thursday, April 24, 2014
To the Editor: Fifteen years after the town’s purchase of the Brox property, we agree with the editorial on April 17 that the buy was a good idea, just not …
Thursday, April 24, 2014
To The Editor: The Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce wishes to thank all who attended the Veteran’s Benefit Auction on Friday, April 11. The auction was a huge success and …
Thursday, April 17, 2014
To the Editor: Last week, some residents of Wilton, Lyndeborough, Temple, Amherst and Milford took the first steps in the creation of Harwood’s Farm Market, a food cooperative, which will …
Thursday, April 17, 2014
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