• Who's coming to Homosassa?

    Much has been written about the proposed hotel at the Halls River site. The Chronicle has published numerous opinion pieces from concerned citizens. These concerns fall into four categories.

    1) Environmental issues including pollution, wet land reclamation and river congestion in a manatee sensitive area; 

    2) Safety issues regarding traffic and evacuation; 

    3) Density concerns; and 

  • Why the change of mind for Halls River?
  • Strength in neighbors

    Re: “Return my lights,” Sound Off, March 22.

    Many in our area have recently lost lawn items.

    The police recommend every piece you place in your yard be marked with some indelible distinguishing mark so it might be identified if again located.

  • IRS too busy to help
  • Thanks for support of tournament
  • In response to global warming scares

    The editorial cartoon in today’s (March 24) Chronicle showing the parent and child knee deep in snow and a tiny sprig of new growth as the parent shouts “It’s climate change! Run away!” is outstanding — and right on the mark. It shows even the press is now realizing that the so-called global warming, now morphed into the ambiguous climate change, is a joke and a fake. 

  • House OKs terrible bill

    All of you who value the beautiful environment entrusted to us and believe it is our moral obligation to pass it on to future generations take note of recent legislative action taken by the U.S. House.

    “The House on March 17 voted, 236-181, to reshape the Environmental Protection Agency’s 52 -member Science Advisory Board, in part by reducing its academic membership while expanding corporate representation on the panel……”

  • Missing the boat?

    I write to express my deep disappointment with Rep. Jimmie T. Smith’s comments as reported in the Chronicle upon addressing students and faculty from Citrus County regarding the support of the arts in the schools of our state.

    According to the Chronicle, he said he didn’t graduate from high school and saw no need for the arts in any curriculum. Unfortunately, his comments fell flat on most of his constituents here in Citrus County.

  • Vote against Hall’s River project

    The proposed 110-room, four-story hotel with a separate restaurant, both of which will be located on the right across the bridge, halfway down Halls River Road in Homosassa, is totally incompatible with the area. 

    This is a coastal flood zone, zoned for one dwelling per 20 acres, and should not be changed. 

  • Socialism not reason education system fails