The Spectrum reserves the right to edit Letters to the Editor for brevity, clarity, appropriateness and libel and to determine the frequency with which a writer's submissions are published.

All submissions must be signed and include the writer's town of residence (for publication) as well as home address and phone number (not for publication).

The deadline is Tuesday at noon.

Send submissions to ncummings@newstimes.com or The Greater New Milford Spectrum, attention Norm Cummings, 45B Main St., New Milford, CT 06776.