October 24, 2009 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

This is it for election letters!

This is our last week for letters about candidates and issues on the Nov. 3 ballot. It has been The Beacon’s long-standing policy not to print election letters in the final issue before an election. More...

More support for Walnut Township Schools renewal

Editor, There are great things happening at Walnut Township School District. We are moving forward in a positive direction. As a community we have the privilege of sharing in that success. More...

Elect Badgeley, Montell for managed growth

Editor: Elect managed growth candidates Montell and Badgeley for Liberty Township. More...

Police levy renewal supported

Editor: I have lived in Buckeye Lake all my life and have always felt safe because of the well-lit streets and a police department that has always done an excellent job patrolling our village. The only thing missing has been safe, clean water. More...

Lavender responds to critical letter

Editor: This letter is in response to Constance Green’ letter questionin my personal money management. Ms. Green brought up my property taxes. What she fails to realize is I pay my property taxes once a year as do many people. More...

Another Letter: Cormican remembered

Editor: In memory of James S. Cormican, who was called home Oct. 17, 2008. Your family and friends love and miss you. You are gone from our sight, but will ever remain in our hearts. Sadly missed by wife, Carol, children, and grandchildren. More...

Trustee endorses Alt, Putnam in Libery Twp

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Van Buren says levy unnecessary

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Black introduces himself to voters

Editor: To the voters of Union Township, I am Rick Black, a lifelong resident of Union Township, and candidate for Union Township Trustee in the November 3 election. More...

More support for Walnut Township Schools’ levy renewal

Editor: A few weeks ago I stopped by the library at Millersport Elementary and it was pandemonium kids were loud, all over the floor, it was ecstatic. Why? More...

Writer thanks Walnut Township trustees

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Watkins goes after Chorpenning

Editor: To the voters of Bowling Green Township: More...

Return Acord to office

Editor: I am writing to give my support to Ron Acord for Licking Township Trustee. Ron has done a good job serving the Township in the past, and I urge Licking residents to vote him back in. More...

Wilkins asks voters to reelect him

Editor: I am currently a trustee because I believe I have a duty to represent our local interests in government. I am seeking your votes for re-election as a Hopewell Township Trustee. More...

Dupler supported

Editor: I would like to say that I feel Sonny Dupler has done a lot for Walnut Township and Fairfield Beach. He has opened roads, paved roads, took care of snow removal and the tree limbs and debris in the road. More...

Benefits are great in Union Township

Editor: For years, I’ve asked why some $30,000 of our annual real estate taxes goes to Union Township. What do we get in return? Trustees give us an annual $6,000 mutual aid fire contract. More...

More support for Horn for trustee

Editor: We are pleased that Terry Horn is running for Walnut Township Trustee. More...

Last three Letters: Writer disgusted that fire/EMS fight was over interest

Editor: I just read that the fight with my fire/EMS tax money could finally be over. More...

More support for Horn

Editor: I have known Terry Horn’s family for a long time and I can say Terry Horn would be an honest, fair and hard working Walnut Township Trustee. More...

Anonymous hate letter targets Jeff Chorpenning

Editor: Our good ole boy network in Bowling Green Township has reached a new low. Tuesday I found a stack of copies of a three-page anonymous smear letter in the Brownsville Post Office. More...

Voters urged to support Lakewood Schools levy

Editor: Almost 20 years ago my wife and I decided to make Harbor Hills our home rather than just a place to vacation. More...

More support for Horn

Editor: As a son of Terry W. Horn, candidate for Walnut Township Trustee, I would like to state my endorsement. I’ve witnessed and learned from a very strong man with impeccable character and integrity. More...

Voters urged to support Issue 2

Editor: Vote “Yes” on Issue 2!! More...

Wells gets things done

Editor: I would like to ask Buckeye Lake residents to join me in my support of Peggy Wells for council. More...

More support for Myer

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Prince cares about Buckeye Lake

Editor: I typically don’t get involved in political letter writing campaigns and try not to push my views and opinions onto other people. But I would like to share with you my support of Charlie Prince for Union Township Trustee. More...

Liberty Township sign bandits are back

Editor: They’re back! No, I’m not talking about a phenomenon attributed to an invisible spirit that manifests itself by moving and influencing objects. More...

Holman, Miller endorsed for Licking township trustee

Editor: A vote for hard work and dedication to Licking Township is a vote for Dave Miller and John Holman. These trustees have will work to keep our township a better place to live. Please remember this is your township and your vote counts. More...

Voters urged to support police, streetlights levies

Editor: I am writing this letter to urge the residents of Buckeye Lake to vote yes for the upcoming levies for the police department and street lights. More...

Beacon, Prince, Wells blamed for Buckeye Lake woes

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Prince supported for Union Township trustee

Editor: Charles Prince will make an exceptional Union Township Trustee. More...

Senior levy will help seniors stay in their homes

Editor: The senior services levy is a worthy use of public funds. In central Ohio, seven of our eight counties have levies and each supports services that help seniors remain at home for as long as possible. More...

More support for Badgeley, Montell

Editor: It is my opinion that previous township officials either did not or chose not to invest their time or recourses necessary to resolve the multitude of irregularities over these many years. More...

Still more Letters: Slater, Yates favored for Walnut Township

Editor: Solution to fire funding in Walnut Township: Same as school funding. All fire levy taxes collected in The Millersport Fire District should go to fund The Millersport Fire Department. More...

‘Consider a vote for Sonny Dupler’

Editor: We are tired of reading all the back-stabbing and finger pointing that happens at election time. People should think for themselves and try to make an informed decision based on facts. More...

Prince, Wells have the ‘ability’

Editor: Election time is here again and I have been reflecting over the past 30 years I have lived here at Buckeye Lake. More...

Prince brings regional understanding to township trustee position

Editor: I write in support of the candidacy of Charlie Prince for Union Township Trustee. More...