State Rep. Anne Hughes Receives Unanimous Democratic Party Endorsement

State Rep. Anne Hughes

State Rep. Anne Hughes received the unanimous endorsement of the Democratic Party during the 135th State Assembly District’s nominating convention on May 11. The 135th district includes all of Weston, Redding and much of Easton.

Ben Fligelman, a graduating Continue reading “State Rep. Anne Hughes Receives Unanimous Democratic Party Endorsement”

Letter: Integrity Does Matter

To the Editor:

I recently retired after 21 years as an Easton teacher and administrator. I’ve known both David Bindelglass and Jeffrey Parker, professionally and personally, for over 15 years.

We were fortunate that David was First Selectman during the pandemic. I admired his Continue reading “Letter: Integrity Does Matter”

Letter: Bowditch for Board of Finance

To the Editor:

Wendy Bowditch, Republican candidate for the Board of Finance bring years of experience to this position. She served on the Insurance Commission for 12 years, 7 as chairman, and was the elected Town Treasurer for 7 years. She retired from a successful career as an Continue reading “Letter: Bowditch for Board of Finance”

Letter: Was Life-Long Republican

To the Editor:

I was a life-long Republican until witnessing the hyperbolic nonsense from right-wing groups and from mainstream Republicans. Fliers and pamphlets from CRG & now the ERTC spew nastiness and untruths.

Thank you Democratic Selectmen, David Bindelglass and Bob Lessler Continue reading “Letter: Was Life-Long Republican”

Letter: David Bindelglass Has Our Vote

To the Editor:

Strong leadership is tested by crisis, and David Bindelglass bolstered and guided us through storms, the pandemic, and social turbulence. When health was of foremost concern, he championed Easton’s connection with the Westport/Weston Health District. His weekly letters Continue reading “Letter: David Bindelglass Has Our Vote”

Letter: What a Year to Start Following Local Politics

To the Editor:

I finally started following town politics. What a year to tune in! I learned:

– Bindelglass/Lessler share my priorities: good schools, protecting open spaces, maintaining home values. Meanwhile, Parker destroyed public trust. No contest.

– Maureen Williams provides Continue reading “Letter: What a Year to Start Following Local Politics”

Letter: Jeff Parker Endorsement

To the Editor:

Since returning to Easton nearly 30 years ago, Jeff Parker has volunteered his time and contributed to our community by coaching sports, refereeing and most recently, stints on the Board of Education, both as member and chair.

His years on the Board of Education blended Continue reading “Letter: Jeff Parker Endorsement”

Letter: Vote Yes for Bindelglass–Lessler Team on November 2

To the Editor:

For all the misinformation and sensational propaganda levied by Easton’s Citizens for Responsible Government (CRG) and other sources, the debate for Board of Selectmen made it abundantly clear who is most able to lead our town.  

David Bindelglass and Bob Lessler are both Continue reading “Letter: Vote Yes for Bindelglass–Lessler Team on November 2”

Letter: David Bindelglass for First Selectman

To the Editor:

When David Bindelglass took over as the First Selectman for Easton, there was no way he could have foreseen what would happen in the coming months. As a current resident, his communication throughout the pandemic has been amazing and imperative. Dr. Bindelglass stepped Continue reading “Letter: David Bindelglass for First Selectman”

Letter: Maureen Williams for Region 9 Board of Education

To the Editor:

Maureen Williams has already proven herself. As member of the Region 9 Board of Ed she has consistently been an experienced, articulate, and caring advocate for education in Easton.

A lawyer by profession, a volunteer tutor for underprivileged kids and mother Continue reading “Letter: Maureen Williams for Region 9 Board of Education”