New Castle News

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor
  • America’s politicians must serve as leaders

    Editor, The News: We love our families and this great country, but looking ahead doesn’t it gives us pause to be concerned about our grandkids and great-grandkids?

    April 8, 2014

  • Clarence Thomas, wife raise conflict concerns

    Editor, The News: As expected and lacking citation, Tea Partier Patty Jenkins maliciously diverts unfounded attention to President Obama instead of Clarence Thomas as the true culprit of shredding the Constitution (March 20).

    April 7, 2014

  • God provides a door to human salvation

    Editor, The News: When we last left the story of the garden of Eden, it ended with God’s dilemma over the wall separating Himself with sinful man and His desire to again fellowship with the creation He so loved.

    April 5, 2014

  • Malfunctioning meter won’t get a refund

    Editor, The News: I am a member of the YMCA. When I parked at the meters on the side of the YMCA by the handicap parking, I put $2 in the meter and pushed the button and got 10 minutes and an error message.

    April 3, 2014

  • Local highway crews praised for efforts

    Editor, The News: I am a senior citizen of Neshannock Township.

    April 2, 2014

  • Drilling proposal hits private property rights

    Editor, The News: Determining the fate of the requested well spacing, submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection by Hilcorp Energy in Pulaski Township, and its request to violate the property rights of persons who decide not to sign away their oil and gas rights, should be met with a short, but powerful word: No.

    April 1, 2014

  • Severance tax on gas could fund highways

    Editor, The News: The News recently published an article regarding an analysis that said Pennsylvania had the lowest taxes levied upon producers of Marcellus and Utica Shale gas.

    March 31, 2014

  • Watching Fox News provides true facts

    Editor, The News: I tend to agree with a letter written at year’s end by Geoff Reed.

    March 29, 2014

  • Support for the team unified the community

    Editor, The News: Welcoming the Hurricane AAAA State Champions back to New Castle, we heard Coach Ralph Blundo talk of our outstanding team, the fan support and the many people who have been a part of “this journey.”

    March 28, 2014

  • Accident witnesses lend helping hand

    Editor, The News: On March 16, I was involved in a hit-and-run accident.

    March 27, 2014

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