Letters

Editor, Daily News Dear People of the great state of Massachusetts, Greetings! My name is David Z. and I am a 5th grade student at Salida Elementary School in Salida, CA. We live in the Central Valley located east of San Francisco. This year we are to complete a state project. I picked...
Editor, Daily News I am writing to the public in hopes of drawing attention to a safety concern that resides at the base of Brattle and Crescent streets.  The guardrail system is antiquated, as they are old concrete posts with wires. These posts have long given out and their lack of...
Editor, Daily News It’s been a long time between letters, but today’s controversy over Donald Trump’s speech regarding the banning of Muslims being allowed to enter this country has caused both Republicans and Democrats to actually join together to criticize him for his remarks. Now, if you take...
Editor, Daily News Thank you for the editorial “Ban on Muslim immigration odious” reprinted from the Orange County Register on Dec 10. Donald Trump seeks to justify a wrong act with a wrong act by citing President Roosevelt’s decision to incarcerate 120,000 innocent Japanese Americans during...
Editor, Daily News A friend recently posted the following on Facebook concerning Donald Trump. I fully agree. “Look — if you’re posting about or talking about the guy and you don’t like him — you’re part of the problem. Trump isn’t built on policy, infrastructure, honesty or anything. He’s...
Editor, Athol Daily News Politics has always and will always be a part of elective government. I stress the word “part” because politics and political parties have become all about elected government, resulting in a split government which is weak.  I don’t expect or propose everyone should...
Editor, Daily News Two articles will be presented for consideration by the attendees of the Dec. 7 special town meeting in Athol. Unfortunately, I will not be able to attend the meeting so I would like to take this opportunity to express my objection to Article 2. Three of the four members of...
Editor, Daily News As the consulting forester who designed the forest cutting plan for the Davenport Pond Conservation Area, I wanted to note that your headline, “Timber cutting to begin in Davenport forest,” was rather misleading. The headline should have said, “Forestry work to begin in...
Editor, Daily News Recently I had to be rushed by the Orange Ambulance to the Athol Hospital. I, first, must thank those two young men for the care, along with the compassion, they gave me. This was my first time at AH. In the ER it was really like a scene from the ER on Grey’s Anatomy. The...
Editor, Daily News Tell me it’s not true. Lindsay Miller, a Utah woman, obtained a pictured driver’s license in Boston with a spaghetti strainer on her head. State law states that no headgear can be worn in pictured IDs. Ms. Lindsay claimed that her First Amendment freedom of religion was...

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