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Category: Letters to the Editor

Opinion: R.E.S.P.E.C.T!

Respect has great importance in everyday life. As children we are taught (one hopes) to respect our parents, teachers and elders, school rules and traffic laws, family and cultural traditions, other people’s feelings and rights, our country’s flag and leaders, the truth and people’s differing opinions. And, we come to value respect for such things.When […]

Opinion: Concert conflict

I cannot abide the treatment my children and I received at our local concert event last Thursday. I have been attending the events for the last six years, what I love most about them is the openness and inclusiveness — everyone is welcome! My son, 2 years old, and daughter, 4 years old, have been […]

Opinion: Drive safely in the school zone

I’m grateful to be in one piece and able to write this letter. All year, I have watched people drive unsafely up and down Saunders Meadow Road past Idyllwild School. I was finally compelled to write this letter after once again nearly being run over, this time twice in one day, while crossing the street […]

Opinion: Limit the letters

As a full-time, private citizen of Idyllwild I would like to cast my vote to return to the policy of one letter per person per month to the “Readers write” (letters to the editor) section in the Town Crier. Let us take the first step toward putting an end to the stream of unsubstantiated attacks […]

Opinion: Response to Mr. Dunn

A possible response to Mr. Dunn’s Aug. 11 letter to the editor. No, there are evidently not enough letters to the editor to keep the column going some weeks. Idyllwild has just as many complacent people living here as anywhere. As for hatred, it was coming from the vigilantes against their nemeses, the hippies. There […]

Opinion: Mr. Simpson did not abuse position at ICRC

A friend of mine said to me recently that I don’t have a dog to run in this race anymore and that may be true, though I expect my family will participate in recreation in this community for years to come. As a former editor of this newspaper, I had a lot of insight into […]

Opinion: Recent letters to the editor

Idyllwild is a great place to live. Wonderful natural beauty, great weather, great restaurants, world-class musicians, a great HELP Center, an excellent newspaper, and let’s not forget Idyllwild Arts, which never ceases to amaze me. But what makes Idyllwild even greater is our community. People that continually reach out, volunteer, and make this town indescribable […]

Opinion: Mistakes happened, they stopped

I wanted to print this in last week’s paper but was told that there was not enough room. This is in response to the County Service Area (CSA) 36 meeting on July 27, where Bill Brown showed the community a list of issues from over two years ago that the county wanted the Idyllwild Community […]

Opinion: Cable service 2

To date I have dealt with Time Warner’s technicians and local management. Now I am trying to deal with upper management regarding their service. I have refused to pay for something I am not receiving. As a result of this, they have disconnected me. I pay almost $150 per month for Digital TV, Premium Internet […]

Opinion: Let’s help the kids

I am not working for Town Hall, rather I am using it as a taxpayer should. Town Hall is cooperating with me. All of my efforts are, as they always have been, for the children of our mountain communities, not just Idyllwild, and their activities. Anyone willing to help me — wonderful, contact me. Yong […]

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