October 15, 2011 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

Just two weeks left for election letters

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the Nov. 8 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...

Thorn Township is proposing new zoning rules

Editor: I am writing to address the rumor that is spreading around Thorn Township concerning the possibility of the Thorn Township Zoning Board adding boatdock restrictions to the township’s zoning resolution. More...

Chorpenning gives volunteers credit for new township park

Editor: I qualify as one of the “critics” trustee candidate Donald Watkins refers to in his letter in last week’s Beacon. More...

More support for Coleman

Editor: Dear friends and neighbors in Thorn Township. I just want to put in a good word for Bob Coleman as he is running for Thorn Township Trustee. More...

More support for Coleman for trustee

Editor” We are writing this letter to support Bob Coleman who is running for Thorn Township Trustee. Bob is not the type person who waits around for somebody else to take care of problems and make things better for the community. More...

More support for Coleman for trustee

Editor: I support Bob Coleman for Thorn Township Trustee. I believe he has the vision and determination to guide our township to orderly growth and prosperity. His experience as a business owner will be invaluable for the future of Thorn Township. More...

Writer says Baltimore spends tax money wisely

Editor: Some recent letters about the Baltimore Police Department finances have created some misconceptions. Here is some information to help clear them up. More...

Yates supported for trustee

Editor: Voters in Walnut Township have a choice to make on Nov. 8. Do they want to keep the status quo on the township board of trustees, or do they want to add a fresh perspective to that body? More...

Leith supported for trustee

Editor: I submit this letter asking Walnut Township voters to show their support to Doug Leith and vote for him in the upcoming election for trustee. I have known him and his family for many years. More...

Coleman supported for trustee

Editor: We have known the Coleman family for many years. Bob has always been a responsible and hard worker who stands up to any situation. Bob also sees that a problem is addressed until it is solved. More...

More support for Holman Lynch

Editor: To the Voters of Licking Township: It is time for a change in the office for Licking Township Fiscal officer. We need someone who is vested in the community and who is willing to put in the required time. That person is Andrea Holman Lynch. More...

Chorpenning called disrespectful

Editor: In reference to the upcoming Bowling Green Township election between Don Watkins and Jeff Chorpenning, I admire a person who will jump in to help and who is not afraid of a little hard work. More...