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Readers' Views: Don't keep us in the dark about police cuts

Editor, If you walked around Middletown and asked residents what they thought about the police force, it is likely that a good number of them would relay an anecdote about how they, or somebody they know, was harassed by an officer while walking … more

Readers' Views: We must save our troubled river

Editor, I am president of the Highspire Boating Association. The reason for this letter is the ongoing crises of our beloved Susquehanna River and its tributaries – its obvious decline as a bass fishery, and in river level fluctuations, … more

Reader's Views: Freedom still rings

Editor,   Where has the America we knew gone to? It certainly changed, and part of that is good and part not so good. more

Readers' Views: A bargain for our defense

Editor,I have long known that the National Guard and Reserve are a bargain for our state and country. It’s gratifying to finally see the numbers in black and white. Last month, the federal Reserve Forces Policy Board issued a report to the … more

Readers' Views: The resolve to quit smoking

Editor, The American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic wishes everyone a happy New Year. As we ring in 2013, many of us will make New Year’s resolutions to improve our health and well-being. People who resolve to quit smoking this New Year … more

Readers' Views: A proper tribute to a tragedy

Editor, Christmas Eve 2012 marked the 10-year anniversary of the terrible murders of Jean, Victoria and Elizabeth Wholaver in our community. It is important that, as a community, we keep their memories alive and, especially, keep Victoria’s … more

Unprofessional behavior

Editor, At the Nov. 19 Middletown Borough Council meeting, Council President Christopher McNamara verbally attacked Daniel Walmer, a Press And Journal staff writer. The content of Mr. McNamara’s rant is unimportant. What is important is that … more

Halloween blurb was boo-tiful

Editor, I’m writing to thank you for publishing my little press release (and photo) about the ladies at The Essex House and their Halloween party.   more

Readers' Views: In Middletown's heyday, we had plenty of money

Editor,   When I first took office on Middletown Borough Council I was quite impressed. Middletown was so well off financially that they allowed the Middletown Area School District to keep the entire 2 percent of the local earned income … more

Readers' Views: What a free market can't provide us

Editor, I am writing in response to Sheldon Richman’s column, “Life without FEMA? It can happen’’ [Nov. 7, Press And Journal]. The Future of Freedom Foundation, of which Mr. Richman is a fellow, is a Libertarian think tank. The central claim … more
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