Elaine Roberge Belliveau

To the editor: I would like to respond to Joseph P. Murray's letter in the Sept. 2, 2003, edition of your paper. Mr. Murray. Your letter criticizing John Walsh's column, "Hey George! We're Watching You", was full of misinformation and self-righteous drivel. First of all, John Walsh is not an editor at the "Berlin Daily Sun". He is a free-lance writer who, once a week, contributes articles which contain his ideas, opinions and experiences. Therefore, ...

Christine Frenette

To the editor: A heartfelt thanks to our Berlin area Blood Donors who gave so generously in July at the Berlin VFW. During the hot, humid weather you waited to give so unselfishly...your most precious commodity, your blood! We continue to need your help! The time you took to give blood literally, could save the life of someone you'll probably never meet, or at this very moment, a member of your community or even a loved one. Without donors giving on a regular basis, ...

John F. Henne

To the editor: Is the war in Iraq a necessity? I do not believe so. However, since the war is now a fact it’s necessity is for the historians. There has been much discussion about the effectiveness of the “war plan” and the correctness of the assumptions on which it was made. We have the best staffed, best trained and best equipped military in the world, so we will prevail. Now we must focus on the future. If we are to bring peace and democracy to this part of the world (and that ...

Jan Feuer

To the editor: In years past the concept of families helping families was just the way things were. Today we still have a need for families to help other families by becoming foster parents for children in need of stable, safe homes. Can you help? Call your local Department of Health & Human Services' Division for Children, Youth & Families foster care worker at 1-800-972-6111. Jan Feuer 1-800-624-9700, ext. 789 NH DHHS, Division for Children, Youth & Families ...

Tom Pickford

To the editor: We the 8th grade students and faculty at Berlin Junior High School would like to thank the Androscoggin Valley Hospital for again sponsoring the HEALTH-A-RAMA at the Town and Country Inn on March 26, 2003. We really enjoyed the day and came away from this activity with a great deal of knowledge that we can use now and in the future. We especially would like to thank A.V.H. President Mr. Russell Keene for his opening remarks as well as the hospitality of the people at ...