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January 27, 2010 RSS feed / Opinion

A healthy dose of political skepticism

Dear Editor: I witnessed the outcome of the election for Senator in Massachusetts Jan. More...

Editorial:

Residents should get involved in school budget process now

School districts are in the midst of putting together their 2010-2011 school budgets. As we do every year, we are reminding readers and members of the community that now is the time to get involved in the process. More...

Readers’ Voices: Letters and Commentary

County should hire more probation officers yesterday!

Dear Editor: Regarding the Beacon’s recent article, “County seeks site for homeless sexual offenders” (January 14, 2010), that article provides further reason why County Executive Steve Levy and his supporters in the Legislatur More...

Fond remembrances of our time in Amityville

We built our house in Amityville in 1946. In 1947 it was completed and we moved in. It was located on the beginning of a nice dead-end, with sidewalks on each side and Cape Cod houses nicely kept. More...

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