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Letters to the Editor

Friday, March 4, 2011

Dear Editor:

This letter is in response to the article written on February 23rd in the Times News regarding myself and my official duties as Constable within the Boro of Weissport.

Friday, March 4, 2011

Dear Editor:

Friday, March 4, 2011

Dear Editor:

In keeping with "shared sacrifice", I feel that the President and the members of Congress, past and present, should cut their salaries and all their benefits by 20 percent and set an example for the rest of the nation.

Saturday, February 26, 2011

By DOYLE HEFFLEY

dheffley@pahousegop.com

One of the top priorities of the new governor will be the privatization of the state liquor store system, which has been state run since the prohibition era.

Saturday, February 26, 2011

Dear Editor:

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all those involved in the early morning Dec 4 response and rescue to the vehicular accident in Tamaqua involving my boyfriend Daniel Peletsky. Namely, our local fire and ambulance, EMS crews, Hopes Collision and Towing and Pennstarr Medivac, for the quick work they all did in the rescue. I would especially like to thank Hope's and my employer Bayada Nurses for holiday kindnesses and compassion extended to my family and I.

Saturday, February 26, 2011

Dear Editor:

Saturday, February 26, 2011

Dear Editor:

Did the voters speak loud enough in the general election in November 2010 to send a message to Harrisburg?

Remember the big midnight pay raise that happened in our House of Representatives a few years ago and the involvement of our local politicians? The voters were upset and expressed their feelings by going to the polls and voting.

Saturday, February 26, 2011

Dear Editor:

The real estate market was hard hit during the recent financial crisis, but home ownership is still considered a good investment by many. As you file your 2010 tax return, the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants notes that this may be your last chance to take advantage of a valuable tax credit if you purchased a home early last year. This letter answers five common questions about the credit.

How Does the Homebuyer Credit Work?

Monday, February 14, 2011

Dear Editor:

More than two years ago I wrote a letter to the Jim Thorpe Area School District Board (JTASD) to suggest a means of resolving the ongoing school district budget crises. For some reason the board either chose not to read the letter or to ignore it. I believe the citizens in the communities composing of the JTASD have a right to know the contents of that letter as it gave a unique solution to the budget crises.

Monday, February 14, 2011

By SEN. JOHN YUDICHAK

Special to The TIMES NEWS

There is a movement sweeping the nation, a move to tap into alternative energy sources in an effort to boost the economy, grow solid jobs, improve the environment and reduce our dependence on foreign oil.

As a concerned citizen and legislator, I believe that investing in clean energy is an innovative and safe way to provide energy to homes and businesses while creating opportunities for economic growth in Pennsylvania. It is imperative that clean energy be a top priority.