Letters to the Editor



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‘Watchdog’ wonders if trustees will reduce their benefits



Editor: I have been writing about the Bowling Greem Township health insurance and reimbursement issues. To me, these are a major issues since I found out what they have been doing. It is not the fact that they CAN legally vote themselves this perk (for this PART TIME job), but it is the 100% FREE, the TYPE of coverage and […]

Bob Slater’s leave of absence likely to be short



Editor- On Monday, December 14, 2009, a long time relationship between Walnut Township Local Schools and Robert Slater II took a leave of absence. Bob did not run for another term and thus temporarily ended a strong positive relationship with our school district. I have always felt Bob was one of the good guys from the first time I met […]

Thanks from the Willis Family



Editor: Thank you family, friends, and coworkers for your thoughtfulness, kindness, and generosity in our time of grief. Special thanks to FOE 2801, VFW 1388, and AMVETS Post 51. Everything was greatly appreciated. The Willis Family Buckeye Lake

One more Letter: Former council member questions recent actions



Editor: The Beacon reported that the village council appointed a current council member to fill Drew Bourne’s vacant council seat. I recently learned that council didn’t even interview or meet the two residents who turned in resumes for the job. Council spent our tax money to advertise for the job but didn’t even meet those people? Why didn’t Council Member […]

2009-12-19 E-Edition


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