September 19, 2009 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

Length restriction on election letters begins next week

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the Nov. 3 ballot are welcome. However, due to the expected volume of letters, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. More...

Writer has questions about trustees' actions, statements

Editor: I am a senior citizen that recently moved in with my daughter at Fairfield Beach. I've been hearing about the actions of the Walnut Township Trustees. I find it hard to believe what my neighbors are saying. More...

Writer claims candidate's signs violate zoning code

Editor: This is in response to the letter to the Editor written by Linda Myer in the September 12th edition of the Beacon. Do residents know she is violating the rules in the township of which she wants to be trustee? More...

House numbers important

Editor: In a medical emergency, make sure the emergency responders can find your house by having your house numbers clearly displayed. Don't let tragedy increase just because emergency or fire personnel have trouble finding you. More...

Thanks for benefit

Editor: On behalf of Pam, Caleb & Josh Ware we want to thank Millersport and the surrounding communities for their support of Ware Family benefit. The turnout was tremendous for the spaghetti dinner. More...

Coach thanks community for new track and field complex

Editor: Now that I have been able to take a breath after the past three to four weeks with the track dedication, managing the Sweet Corn Festival 5K run and helping out with the cross country team, I want to say a big THANK YOU to everyone who con More...

Cookston endorses Carroll for Buckeye Lake Council

Editor: Election time rolls around again and the candidates have been posted. Here is some input you may want to consider. More...

Myer endorsed for trustee

Editor: I would like to wholeheartedly endorse the candidacy of Linda Myer for Township Trustee. For years the township has been governed by zoning resolutions and regulations that are ill-fitting, unevenly enforced and too costly to administer. More...

Businesses thanked

Editor: We would like to take this opportunity to thank the area businesses from Millersport, Baltimore, Buckeye Lake, Heath, Newark, Thornport, and Thornville for their donations to the Major Prize Booth at the Millersport Lions Sweet Corn Festiv More...

Thanks from Millersport Academic Boosters

Editor: The Millersport Academic Boosters would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for their support during the 2008-2009 school year. More...