April 17, 2010 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

One more week for Election Letters

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the May 4 ballot are welcome. However, due to our volume of letters, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. More...

Beacon story understated contributions to new track

Editor: Thanks for the great coverage of our first track meet on the new track at Millersport High School. As always, you report events in our area with accuracy and fairness. More...

Writer can’t afford new taxes

Editor: It is difficult to ask children to do with less, but many people don’t have money for the basics, let alone a major increase in taxes. More...

Lighten up: Mr. Buick lives in a different world

Every time I’m in a hurry, I end up behind a Buick. And I’m always in a hurry. Sure are a lot of Buicks on the road. Tell me - why did we have to bail out G.M.? I know, I know. I’m trashtalking the Buicks. More...

‘Our schools need additional funding to survive’

Editor: I am writing about the Lakewood Schools Emergency Operating Levy. Our family recently moved here from Pickerington. In Pickerington, due to rapid growth, we were frequently asked to approve operating levies for the growing district. More...

We rely on Lakewood graduates

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SWL leads county in taxes for schools

Editor: Administrators are quick to tell you that the state just cut their budget or spending is mandated. Mandated by who – the teachers’ union? More...

‘Don’t vote against the kids’

Editor: Lakewood Schools are EXCELLENT. Vote YES to keep it that way. More...