Letters To The Editor

 
Dear Editor: The School Committee is looking for three residents …

Dear Editor: The School Committee is looking for three residents …

The Groton-Dunstable Regional School Committee is looking for three residents of Groton or Dunstable to serve on the recently created Public Communications and Community Engagement Advisory Committee, along with three members of the School Committee and one representative of the school administration.

Dear Editor: Thank Goodness That’s Over!

Dear Editor: Thank Goodness That’s Over!

Contested elections are never easy. The good news is that they are always resolved and, with any luck, everything turns out for the better. This year we re-elected a Selectman and two School Committee representatives, and brought on a new member to the School Committee, all in contested elections. As a community we learned a more »

Dear Editor: I offer my gratitude to the town of Groton for electing me to serve a second term as Selectman

Dear Editor: I offer my gratitude to the town of Groton for electing me to serve a second term as ...

I offer my gratitude to the town of Groton for electing me to serve a second term as Selectman. I owe a great deal of thanks to many many people for making this happen, but above all I would like to thank each and every voter that came out last Tuesday and participated with their more »

Dear Editor: To the Citizens of Groton — I Thank You

Dear Editor: To the Citizens of Groton — I Thank You

I must thank all of the citizens of Groton who voted for me for Selectman. I know many of you, but I certainly don’t know all of you and I am humbled that so many of you read and listened to my message for more civility in Town Government. I started as a relative unknown more »

Dear Editor: We strongly support Jack Petropoulos for re-election

Dear Editor: We strongly support Jack Petropoulos for re-election

We strongly support Jack Petropoulos for re-election to the Board of Selectmen. Jack has been labeled a troublemaker by some, including some of his fellow Selectmen. Like the young boy who spoke the honest truth in the fable of the Emperor’s New Clothes, Jack’s truth-telling is exactly what we, the citizens of Groton, need on more »

Dear Editor: Getting along is important, but we were not elected to join a club.

Dear Editor: Getting along is important, but we were not elected to join a club.

In reply to a recent letter to the Editor claiming my actions to be the source of the discord at the Board of Selectmen, and offering a tale to his neighbors of my “going to Planning Board” as an example, I would like to provide a bit of perspective: As a member of the Planning more »

Dear Editor: A Graphic View of Acrimony in Action in Town Hall

Dear Editor: A Graphic View of Acrimony in Action in Town Hall

Much has been made about a need to bring unity to our town government and to end the discord and bring harmony. Many commentators and observers have laid the blame for these conditions on Selectman Jack Petropoulos. The implication being that if Selectman Petropoulos is not re-elected, there will be harmony in our government. I more »

Dear Editor: I strongly urge all Groton citizens who value sound town government to support Jack

Dear Editor: I strongly urge all Groton citizens who value sound town government to support Jack

May 17, 2015 Dear Groton Residents: This letter is my endorsement of Jack Petropoulos in his bid for re-election as one of the Town of Groton’s Board of Selectmen. About a year ago, the Board of Selectmen of the Town of Groton formed the Pipeline Working Group, an official Groton committee charged with gathering information more »

Dear Editor: I recommend Marlena Gilbert for School Committee

Dear Editor: I recommend Marlena Gilbert for School Committee

It is without hesitation that I recommend Groton resident Marlena Gilbert for the one year School Committee seat. When I met Marlena approximately 4 years ago, I became fast friends with a friendly, confident, approachable and determined woman that is dedicated to her family, profession and community. Personally, as a 17 year educational professional as more »

Dear Editor: Marlena’s A Good Scout — And a Good Candidate

Dear Editor: Marlena’s A Good Scout — And a Good Candidate

To Whom It May Concern: As the Cub Master of Pack 12, West Groton, I have had the opportunity to work with Marlena Gilbert for the past several years. Initially, I was the Den Leader of the Den both of our sons are in. In the second year of Cub Scouts, the need for an more »

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Cheers,
Art Campbell
Editor, The Groton Line