Letters to the Editor

Man asks residents to be mindful about trash

June 23, 2023
Brake lights ahead of me on Rt 13. Vehicles slowing, weaving, to avoid… what? A can. A plastic bottle. What…

Parent asks for school board to approve new softball scoreboard

May 1, 2023
By Jonathan Taylor While the funding of ACPS may be less than other counties in the state, the school board…
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CBF Letter on menhaden bill

February 10, 2023
Chris Moore, Chesapeake Bay Foundation Senior Scientist Virginia’s menhaden fishery continues to be a hot topic on the Eastern Shore…

Accomack County Public Schools Puts Students And Staff At Risk

January 20, 2023
By Josh Williams On Friday, January 20, 2023, all Accomack County High Schools would start at 7:15 a.m. despite visibility…

Misinformation, Censorship and Propaganda in History

January 9, 2023
By Charles Landis “If liberty means anything, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to…
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Exmore man calls for changes to menhaden rules

December 5, 2022
Dear Mr. Geer: We are writing to you, as the manager of the VMRC Fisheries Division, to add our support…

Opinion: Luria’s lies lure

September 27, 2022
This  responds to letters published by ES News over past several months relating to  Luria’s bid  for  reelection. The lure of Luria, is ,…
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Writer asks drivers to come to complete stop at stop signs

September 15, 2022
By Mark Richardson Three times in the past week, I’ve seen folks blow through stop signs: Once, on Rt. 13…
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Master Gardeners: Planting With Purpose Symposium coming up

September 12, 2022
This is Steve Rulison bringing you information on Shore friendly living and gardening from the Eastern Shore Master Gardeners and…

Recreational fisherman want Omega out of Chesapeake Bay

September 5, 2022
Thank you for your recent coverage of menhaden, arguably the most important fish in the bay. It is encouraging that…

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