Letters to the Editor

Letters - July 1, 2005

Safety for our summer visitors is needed

Everyone I talk to enjoys the summer visitors, many from other countries, who come to Sussex County to work for the summer — a needed influx of hard workers and joyful young people....

Thursday, June 30, 2005 - 8:00pm

Letters: April 29, 2005

A good business requires environment

Many business residents think “the more (customers) the merrier” is a good philosophy. This philosophy of fast growth seems wise in the short run. However, I feel this view is woefully...

Thursday, April 28, 2005 - 8:00pm

Letters: April 15, 2005

Meredith thanks the Ocean View voters

I want to take this opportunity to thank the residents of Ocean View for electing me for a second term as mayor of Ocean View. I am honored and proud that over 60 percent of the...

Thursday, April 14, 2005 - 8:00pm

Letters: April 8, 2005

Editor’s Note: As is our policy, we are only running letters from the candidates this week. Also our policy, the incumbent goes first

Meredith explains why he should stay in office

When I was informed that Mr. Wally...

Thursday, April 7, 2005 - 8:00pm

Letters - April 1, 2005

Mayoral candidate answers critics in Ocean View

Editor’s Note: The following letter is from Ocean View mayoral candidate Wally Brown, in response to a few letters we ran in last week’s paper. The original discussion stems from a letter...

Thursday, March 31, 2005 - 7:00pm

Letters - March 11, 2005

State representative clears the air on archaeology issues

In the weeks that have passed since I unveiled my proposal to protect Delaware’s underwater archeological sites, there has been a great deal of misunderstanding about...

Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 7:00pm

Letters - March 4, 2005

Re-zoning of Sussex County not a simple task

It appears a topic of the moment is the possibility of Sussex County Council elections taking on an entirely new format. The proposed new system would allow all Sussex Countians to...

Thursday, March 3, 2005 - 7:00pm

Letters: February 25, 2005

Beebe Medical Center thanks community for support

Beebe Medical Center hosted its First Annual Community Heart Fair at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center in partnership with the American Heart Association on Tuesday, Feb....

Thursday, February 24, 2005 - 7:00pm

Letters: February 4, 2005

Minority Leadership Alliance grateful for community


The annual basketball fund-raiser sponsored by the Minority Leadership Alliance of the Indian River School District was held on Tuesday, Dec. 28, at Sussex Central High...

Thursday, February 3, 2005 - 7:00pm

Letters: January 28, 2005

The Social Security crisis can no longer be ignored

The News Journal printed a letter headed “Bring government workers to program.” As a newspaper, it would seem that there should have been a note giving the facts on the...

Thursday, January 27, 2005 - 7:00pm

Letters: January 21, 2005

County-wide voting for Sussex County Council is important

All of Sussex County is run by the five people who sit on Sussex County Council. There is no Sussex County executive who is elected by the people.

Three council...

Thursday, January 20, 2005 - 7:00pm