Letters to the Editor

Keep Trafton alive

With 122 years from generation to generation; Here in Arlington, the bell shall ring.

  • Mar 30, 2010

Concern for kids

I am writing to express my sympathies for all those affected by the problem of closing Trafton School in Arlington. It is troublesome for the entire district as well.

  • Mar 30, 2010

Honesty and integrity

Recently I was shopping at the Marysville Walmart store. The young lady ahead of me in the checkstand had purchased some items and then stated… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2010

Concern for kids

Thanks to Mr. Graef for his concern with mothers and their hand-held electronic (crack devices) toys. Our precious children have such a short window in… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2010

Heartfelt thanks

The members of the Arlington Free Methodist Church and the Missions Committee want to pass on a very heart-felt thanks to all the people who… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2010

Budget cuts

“They represent, I believe, the most responsible decisions we could make with the constraints we faced.” These words were in the latest press release of… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2009

Thanks to Aaron Reardon

In 2007 I purchased a beautiful home by the Stillaguamish River. I thought I was doing everything the right way. I saved 20 percent for… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2009

Prison wasteland

Our prisons are wastelands for the mentally ill. The segregated units where many are housed are numerous tiers of dingy, claustrophobic cells. Places where these… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2009

Support our local merchants

We are very fortunate to live in a city that takes justifiable pride in itself and offers a close knittedness that’s all too often taken… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2009

Penalize the victim?

In the Oct. 21, 2009, issue of “The Arlington Times” there is a front-page story regarding “Graffiti and public perception.” In this article, it states… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2009

Rico for Position No. 2

We respectfully request that you join us in supporting Rico Tessandore, Attorney at Law, in the upcoming election.Born into a working-class family, Rico was raised… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Keep Margo Powell

By now it should be clear to any objective, clear thinking individual that Dr. Cartwright's bid for a position on the Cascade Valley Hospital Board… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Cartwright is a vote for Arlington

I have lived in Arlington for almost 40 years. I have had both good and bad experiences at Cascade Valley Hospital but I still believe… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Voice for change

I would like to talk about a voice for change, in the race for Hospital Commissioner Position No. 3. I do believe it is time… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Let’s elect common sense

The people of North Snohomish County have a chance with their November ballot to elect new representation on the County Council for us. Ellen Hiatt… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Public perception must be changed

Over the course of the 21 years we’ve lived in Arlington, our family has had the good fortune of receiving excellent service at Cascade Valley… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Vote for Ellen Hiatt Watson

The purpose of my letter is to publicly and proudly explain my support for Ellen Hiatt Watson, candidate for Snohomish County Council District 1 (north… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009

Change is a must

I am writing this letter to voice how I, one of many residents of Arlington believe Dr. Jeff Cartwright could benefit CVH by being voted… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2009