Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor – April 28, 2017

Posted: April 28th, 2017 | Featured, Letters to the editor, Opinion | No Comments

Keeping residents uninformed The Strategic Planning Workshop (this year held on March 23) is arguably the City Council’s most important public meeting of the year. Police, Fire and city employees are always well represented, but few residents are in attendance. The city does little to promote civic engagement. If anything, it actively discourages community involvement […]

Letters to the editor – Oct. 28, 2016

Posted: October 28th, 2016 | Featured, Letters to the editor, Opinion | 1 Comment

Poor choice of words Re: “Hometown hero deserves recognition” [Vol. 6, Issue 9] Clarke Stillwagen’s article “Hometown hero deserves recognition” reminded me of Donald Trump shaking his hands while mimicking a handicapped reporter. In the article devoted to local resident John Bryant, Mr. Stillwagen wrote that he “…initially thought of John as one of the mentally-challenged crazies that dot the […]

Letters to the editor – July 22, 2016

Posted: July 22nd, 2016 | Featured, Letters to the editor, Opinion | No Comments

Trustee areas won’t change district governance Re: “Voting by trustee areas will shake up board elections” [Volume 6, Issue 4,] The San Diego County Board of Education and the State Board of Education recently approved the Grossmont Union High School District’s proposal to elect its members by area rather than “at large” as had […]