Letter: Vote for State Rep. Anne Hughes, D-135th

To the Editor:

When you think of a state legislator, what do you think of? I think of somebody who is totally dedicated to the communities she serves.

Anne Hughes is just that kind of representative. She has shown incredible courage, determination and extraordinary leadership Continue reading “Letter: Vote for State Rep. Anne Hughes, D-135th”

Letter: Re-Elect State Rep Anne Hughes, D-135

To the Editor:

Re-elect State Rep Anne Hughes, a leader who knows and represents our Easton interests. Her hallmark is energetic engagement with constituents. Always available and approachable at local events and venues, Anne has advanced many bills that reflect the concerns we Continue reading “Letter: Re-Elect State Rep Anne Hughes, D-135”

Letter: Anne Hughes, CT-135

To the Editor:

In state government, the way it works, only majority party members write and approve our laws and policies.

Connecticut faces multiple challenges — budget, unemployment, health care, and education costs. The reader can add even more issues for our state.

In Easton, Continue reading “Letter: Anne Hughes, CT-135”

Letter: Response to ‘A Walker in the City’

To The Editor:

This is in response to Mary Luongo’s wonderful reminiscence, “A Walker in the City: Yesterday and Tomorrow,” in the September 6, 2020 edition of the Easton Courier. Having lived in both New York City (60+ years) and Easton (42 of those same years), her account struck Continue reading “Letter: Response to ‘A Walker in the City’”

Letter: ‘Sincerest Gratitude’ to Senator Tony Hwang for Storm Response

To The Editor:

I would like to express my sincerest gratitude to Senator Tony Hwang! After superstorm Isaias, several homes on my street were without the internet for three weeks. I had many lines and electrical components down on the ground. My neighbors and I contacted Optimum Continue reading “Letter: ‘Sincerest Gratitude’ to Senator Tony Hwang for Storm Response”

Hughes Writes Open Letter to Colleagues on Systemic Racism

This open letter was written by state Rep. Anne Hughes, D-135th District, and other members of the Connecticut legislature asking them to add their names to this call for action to address issues of systemic racism.

Dear Colleagues,

Today, on this 65th anniversary of the lynching Continue reading “Hughes Writes Open Letter to Colleagues on Systemic Racism”

Letter: Shaban Led, Hughes Blamed

(Response to Shaban’s Call for Leadership Is a Little Late, Aug. 19, 2020)

I write to reply to the letter criticizing John Shaban’s article questioning the lack of state and local leadership during the recent storm. 

Sadly, Hughes tries to excuse her absence before and during Continue reading “Letter: Shaban Led, Hughes Blamed”

Letter: Let’s Pay Careful Attention This Election Year

To the Editor:

John Shaban’s op-ed of Aug. 13 is the most misleading account I’ve seen since President Trump’s latest tweet.

Shaban was our state representative from January 2011 to  January 2017. We experienced Hurricane Irene in August 2011 followed by a huge snowstorm in October, Continue reading “Letter: Let’s Pay Careful Attention This Election Year”

Easton Community Center Thanks Community for Support

Dear Valuable Member of the Greater Easton Community, 

Over the past few months the Easton Community Center and our community has had to withstand many challenging obstacles due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Prior to these unprecedented times, Wednesday Nights at the ECC were a Continue reading “Easton Community Center Thanks Community for Support”

Letter: Praises Jane Paley’s Independence Day Message

To the Editor:

I made same the observation but never saw it in words until Jane Paley wrote that interesting piece, Easton Observes Independence Day. it made me think, yes, that is so true. I did 300 TV shows on individuals, many in Easton, on public channel, many of them in the Continue reading “Letter: Praises Jane Paley’s Independence Day Message”

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