July 14, 2017 RSS feed / Letters

Budget fights are tough on the town

To the editor:   As we move forward with a budget to be voted on this month, we are attempting to weigh the various needs, priorities and values of our community.  We understand that there are many points of view in our town, and we are wor More...

High performing schools are vital to community

To the editor: I urge a yes vote for our school budget. The school board and town council have worked diligently to propose a budget for successful schools with reasonable tax increase. More...

Budget defeat becoming standard procedure

To the editor:   Another school budget defeated, soundly this time by 57 percent of the voters.  Reaction by the board of education and town council – shock.  This in a town that probably has the record for number of budget defea More...

Over time, small, consistent cuts take toll

To the editor More...

Elected should continue support of solar industry

To the editor:   Senator Amy Volk and Rep. More...

Vote sends cautionary message to residents

To the editor:   Nobody in Scarborough won with the first failed school budget vote on June 13.  The vote against the schools, like too many others over the past five years, sent another cautionary message to property owners and would-be re More...