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Opinion archive

Letters to the Editor, Opinion columns, Editorials

Showing 7/17/2019 to 5/2/2019

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Let’s talk alternatives to Wall Street Place proposal

The upcoming proposal by Citibank/McClutchy for the rescue of the POKO project “Wall Street Place – Phase 1” leaves... (Read more)

7 / 17 / 2019

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Opinion: How much is your data worth to tech companies?

New proposed legislation by U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner and Josh Hawley seeks to protect privacy by forcing tech... (Read more)

7 / 14 / 2019

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Opinion: Shoutout to a Norwalk ACTS milestone

Anthony Allison is the Chief Information Officer of Norwalk ACTS. Shout Out to Norwalk ACTS for receiving its 501(c)3... (Read more)

7 / 14 / 2019

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Latest POKO ‘deal’ will hurt Norwalk

  There are so many issues and basic questions associated with the stalled POKO Phase I project that residents... (Read more)

6 / 30 / 2019

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Some are more equal than others in CT

The state legislature very recently approved a new Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) which will allow covered employees to... (Read more)

6 / 30 / 2019

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Opinion: Promises made, promises broken — Part 2

“You’ve got to be very careful if you don’t know where you are going, because you might not get there.”   — Yogi Berra. Businesses and high wage... (Read more)

6 / 23 / 2019

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Opinion: Promises made, promises broken — Part 1

“We must not promise what we ought not, lest we be called on to perform what we cannot.” —Abraham... (Read more)

6 / 22 / 2019

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Opinion: CT’s maritime economy is showing its great potential

Scott Bates is the departing Chairman of the Connecticut Port Authority. Connecticut taxpayers want to know they are getting... (Read more)

6 / 21 / 2019

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Shout out to Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program

Anthony Allison is the Chief Information Officer of Norwalk ACTS. Shout Out to Norwalk ACTS TEAM Summer Member Darlene... (Read more)

6 / 16 / 2019

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Opinion: NPS students participate in National Invention Convention Conference

Fostering a healthy spirit for competition inspires students to do their best, while providing valuable skills that will serve... (Read more)

6 / 16 / 2019

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Opinion: Borrowing from our children

How much money do you think is okay to borrow from your children to pay for your retirement?  Gov.... (Read more)

6 / 15 / 2019

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Opinion: Government needs viewpoints from all walks of life

NancyOnNorwalk asked Board of Education member Bryan Meek on Saturday what he thought of Democrat Erica DePalma stepping forward to... (Read more)

6 / 10 / 2019

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High taxes, negative migration, and a study in cause and effect

No one likes being second best, and Connecticut Democrats seem intent on ensuring that we become the number one... (Read more)

6 / 9 / 2019

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Opinion: True civility needed amid tribal politics, dogmatic beliefs

In these polarized times, it’s time to take a hard look at civility. We need to forget the idea... (Read more)

6 / 9 / 2019

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Opinion: US lags behind most developed nations on LGBTQ+ human rights

Editor’s note: The following opinion piece originally appeared on TheConversation.com in 2017.  Ordinarily NoN would prioritize more recent opinions, but we... (Read more)

6 / 8 / 2019

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Pride is about love

The designation of June as LGBTQ+ Pride month sometimes seems like a misnomer to me. True, I know all... (Read more)

6 / 7 / 2019

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Heart-wrenching D-Day memories

Most folks over sixty-five years of age remember where they were and what they were doing when they heard... (Read more)

6 / 6 / 2019

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I’m a Republican now, and glad of it

Attorney and former NAACP head Darnell Crosland recently changed his party registration to Republican, and has filed papers to... (Read more)

6 / 2 / 2019

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Opinion: Restricting the cruelty pipeline into Connecticut

Mark Bailey is an advisory board member of Connecticut Votes for Animals and is the former chairman of the Humane Commission... (Read more)

6 / 2 / 2019

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Opinion: The DOT must bring more love to trees

Diane Hoffman and Melinda Tuhus are members of the Hamden Alliance for Trees. This op-ed originally appeared on CTViewpoints.org. The CT... (Read more)

6 / 2 / 2019

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Opinion: NPS students to attend National History Day conference

Fostering a healthy spirit for competition inspires students to do their best, while providing valuable skills that will serve... (Read more)

5 / 26 / 2019

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Shout out to NECA grads

Anthony Allison is the Chief Initiative Officer of Norwalk ACTS. Shout Out to the Norwalk Community College Graduating Class... (Read more)

5 / 25 / 2019

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Opinion: Honoring NHS senior Patrick Ruther

The Norwalk Board of Education is pleased to spotlight Norwalk High School Senior Patrick Ruther for his commitment to... (Read more)

5 / 19 / 2019

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Shout out to Gibson, Maritime Odyssey Preschool

Anthony Allison is the Chief Initiative Officer at Norwalk ACTS. Shout Out to Monisha Gibson and Maritime Odyssey Preschool on... (Read more)

5 / 18 / 2019

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Opinion: Lawmakers are jeopardizing school funding equity again

Roughly a year and a half ago, the Connecticut General Assembly passed a bipartisan state budget that contained a... (Read more)

5 / 13 / 2019

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ECS nothing to brag about in the face of unhealthy city trends

I watched Senator Duff’s recent press conference, where he touted the proposed state budget as a win for education... (Read more)

5 / 12 / 2019

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Things I’ve noticed

Have you noticed… …that since IBM bought the Weather Channel the weather has become really lousy? …that many of... (Read more)

5 / 12 / 2019

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Why your mom may be the mother of all heroes

Each May, the United States celebrates Mother’s Day, and for good reason. According to surveys I’ve conducted, over 25%... (Read more)

5 / 11 / 2019

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Latinos would gain from participating in Norwalk politics

According to DataUSA, the racial mix of Norwalk’s population is 52% white, 27% Latino, and 14% Black. Sixteen percent of... (Read more)

5 / 4 / 2019

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Beloved journalist celebrates birthday, receives ‘special’ wishes

NORWALK, Conn. — Hyperlocal watchdog journalist Nancy Chapman celebrated her birthday Wednesday, surrounded by friends and well-wishers. Chapman took the... (Read more)

5 / 2 / 2019

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