Archive for the ‘Letters to the Editor’ Category

  • Good points from letter writers

    Oct 22, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Seems like a good job to kill two birds with one stone, so to speak. Two great letters to the editor in The Chatham Voice Sept. 6 – one from Murray Holland about bikes parking between double doors of entrances and exits at coffee shops. Yes, bikes in...

  • IPM organizers deserve to take a bow

    Oct 22, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: To the organizers and all the volunteers of the recent IPM, we want to say a big thank you for a well-organized event. So reasonably priced at $20/$15 a day, where else could you see an hour performance of the Canadian Cowgirls, an exciting rodeo, the...

  • CHAP a blessing for people of C-K

    Oct 15, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Due to several recent challenges, my wife and I have been blessed by CHAP, which has supplied emergency transportation for us both when it has been needed. This is one of the many services offered by Family Service Kent, a not-for-profit organization...

  • Sifting through the fluff

    Oct 15, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Seems our society gets onto many kicks, sayings, expressions, aphorisms etc. Of the latter, they include: “Easy come easy go,” “he who hesitates is lost.” Two of the silliest saying’s yet! “Ya  gotta spend money to make money,”  “if it...

  • A lesson in Strategic Voting 101

    Oct 4, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Municipal elections day is fast approaching. I am on record for advocating a change in leadership, at the mayoral level at least, and I stand behind that. Mayor Hope has had three terms to move this community forward and says that his work is not done. I...

  • Other funding options of dialysis parking?

    Sep 27, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: I am a dialysis patient and I read with concerned interest your article in the Chatham Voice, “The price of a hospital visit,” Aug. 30, for being both complete and accurate. What Lori Marshall (CKHA president and CEO) told you in the interview is...

  • Leaving a trail

    Sep 27, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: While reading the story of Lenovers 80th anniversary in The Chatham Voice (“Lenovers celebrates 80 years,” in the Sept. 6 Voice), it brought back memories of going to the abattoir with my dad in 1955. We were new Canadians and since my dad was a...

  • Should C-K council be downsized?

    Sep 20, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: I have been listening, watching and reading about Doug Ford and the Ontario PC party’s attempts to downsize Toronto City council. I don’t think, judging from what I’ve heard, that it is a bad idea, but should have been announced when the Ontario...

  • Opioid crisis – a personal story

    Sep 20, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the EditorNo Comments

    Sir: Initially I liked it and I was glad to have it, because it took my pain away. I am talking about the use of a prescribed opioid in my pain management. I wish the desired outcomes came without the side effects. After using it for a short while, I realized...

  • Sign buyer had a right to his opinion

    Sep 13, 18 • 0 Views • Letters to the Editor1 Comment

    Sir: This letter is in response to the article “Gay-slamming sign draws ire” in the Aug. 30 Chatham Voice, and in particular in reply to Marianne Wilson’s and Coun. Brock McGregor’s remarks within it. As with all opinions, including those expressed by...