October 14, 2016 RSS feed / Letters

Reps need to put needs of town and state first

To the editor:   I’m probably preaching to the choir here, but maybe someone will read this, just one voter.  Scarborough was acting unprofessionally, non-constructively and without civility as a town a couple years ago. More...

In favor of Ranked Choice Voting

To the editor:   I’m in favor of a yes vote for Question 5, Ranked Choice Voting – a simple way to restore majority rule in Maine elections. More...

Candidates ‘well suited’ for town council work

To the editor:   Scarborough Town Council is embarking on a yearlong process of developing the next five-year comprehensive plan.  William Donovan and Marjorie DeSanctis seem well suited to work closely with other counselors on this this im More...

Long-term energy policy is major issue

To the editor:   A major issue affecting Mainers is longterm energy policy. Gov. LePage and Republican supporters favor ever greater reliance on fossil fuels and the international corporations pushing them.  More...

Candidate understands issues facing small business owners

To the editor:   As a salesman, I spend many of my days visiting Maine’s small businesses. I hear their challenges first-hand and, apparently, so does Sen. More...

Candidate serves with ‘integrity’

To the editor:   I have known Sen. Amy Volk and her family personally for many years. More...

Candidates condemned governor’s behavior

To the editor:   Last week Frederick Follansbee challenged sitting legislators and their political opponents, to state publicly state their position on Gov. LePage.  More...

Candidate wins integrity race by a ‘landslide’

To the editor:   This afternoon I received my first political mailer of the season. More...

Candidate has right qualities for Augusta

To the editor:   With the national focus on the presidential campaign, we can easily forget about the races that impact us directly.  As a citizen concerned by what I see in Augusta, I want to explain why I support Jean-Marie Caterina for t More...

Candidate has bipartisan ‘ability’

To the editor:   I’m writing to express my gratitude to the work that Karen Vachon has done serving on the Health and Human Services Committee in Augusta and her commitment to the community of Scarborough.  More...

Candidate is ‘sensitive’ to needs of constituents

To the editor: Over the course of the past year, I’ve had the opportunity to work closely with the chairman of our town council, William Donovan. More...

To the editor:

It appears that we have a great slate of candidates vying for town council seats this year. Each seems to want to give back to the community. More...

Candidate can work through issues with ‘integrity, honesty’

To the editor: I seldom write letters to the editor so to be candid, I even struggled with this one. More...

State and country needs ‘true leaders’

To the editor:   Our state and country need more true leaders like Amy Volk. As our state senator, Amy has created a fabric of accomplishments woven with hard work, insight, resolution, and integrity.  More...

Candidate focused on jobs for Mainers

To the editor:   More...