LETTER: Hamden needs a change in leadership

LETTER: Hamden needs a change in leadership

To the Editor: Hamden has one of the highest tax rates for towns in Connecticut. Under Democratic leadership at Town Hall, the mill rate is now higher than New Haven! This has had a major impact on Hamden homeowners. Property values are down significantly. The high mill rate is driving long-time homeowners out of Hamden. […]

LETTER: Voting is your responsibility as a citizen

LETTER: Voting is your responsibility as a citizen

To the Editor: In this crazy time when thousands are at risk of losing their right to vote, I have been thinking about how I would feel if I lost my right to vote.   How would I feel?  Invisible! Forgotten! Desperate!   Would the people elected to be my mayor, legislative council representatives, state and […]

LETTER: Leng has improved Hamden roads

LETTER: Leng has improved Hamden roads

To the Editor: Let’s be honest – nobody likes getting stuck in construction or roadwork when they are driving. When you’re on your way home from work, bringing the kids to practice, or running errands – hardly anything inconveniences you quite like traffic delays due to construction. Often times when this happens, I wouldn’t call […]

LETTER: North Haven state rep endorses Hamden Republican for mayor

LETTER: North Haven state rep endorses Hamden Republican for mayor

To the Editor: Hamden’s Republican mayoral candidate Salman Hamid’s story is so reminiscent of the millions of immigrants coming to the United States in pursuit of the American dream. From humble beginnings, he has risen to the top of the Republican ticket. His love of his community, keen administrative skills and his commitment to the […]

LETTER: New police tip app “smart”

LETTER: New police tip app “smart”

To the Editor: I am very excited to see that the Hamden Police Department will soon launch a new app for Hamden residents called TIP-411. This app will allow citizens to anonymously report crimes directly to the police, while also opening a mobile channel for residents to receive important emergency information and updates directly to […]

LETTER: Hamden businesswoman endorses Vega

LETTER: Hamden businesswoman endorses Vega

To the Editor: I have been a resident on Grandview Ave. in Hamden for over 20 years.  My children all attended Church Street School, the Hamden Middle School and finally Hamden High School.  Three years ago, I became a small business owner in the Hamden Plains area.  Being a small business owner and meeting the […]