Every election, just like every vote, counts

To the Editor:

Too often, people skip their local elections, believing they are less important than national and state contests. Nothing could be farther from the truth. Read More

Scott weighs in ahead of emergency declaration vote

Editor’s Note: State Rep. Tony Scott submitted this letter on July 12.

To the Editor:

Connecticut residents and their representatives should not allow governance by emergency order to become our “new normal”. Read More

The 2021 Legislative Session is far from over

To the Editor,

While the General Assembly technically crossed the statutory finish line for the 2021 session when we adjourned on Wednesday, much of our work remains unfinished as we gear up for a special session in the next few days. Read More

Monroe public schools notifies families of changes in school lunch program

Editor’s note: The following is a letter to town families from Monroe public schools:

Dear Parents/Guardians,

For the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year, the National School Lunch Program will provide breakfast and lunch for all children through the age of 18 who live in Monroe at no cost. Read More