Write a Letter to the Editor
Letter writing is a great way to get your opinion out to the community and can be quite influential. We are fortunate that we have several local venues where you can send your thoughts and concerns.
The Needham Times – Letters and commentary need to be received by Monday mornings, 9 a.m. to be included in that week’s paper. Submit via email: needham@wickedlocal, snail mail: 254 Second Ave, Needham 02494, fax: 781-433-8202.
Needham Hometown Weekly – This is the link to contact them: http://www.hometownweekly.net/news_story/. In addition they can be emailed at: email@example.com, attention should be directed to Stephen Press.
The Patch – Write to The Patch here: Needham@Patch.
The Boston Globe – The Globe accepts submissions in three ways. You can submit via this link: submitletteronline; by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org; or by snail mail to: Letters to the Editor, The Boston Globe, P.O. Box 55819, Boston, MA 02205-5819
The Boston Herald – Letters to The Herald can be submitted here: http://www.bostonherald.com/about/herald_history/2012/12/send_letter_editor
Support for Writing Effective Letters –
- From Reclaiming Democracy – http://reclaimdemocracy.org/effective_letters_editor/
- From Free Speech for People – https://freespeechforpeople.org/tips-on-writing-effective-letters-to-the-editor/
- From the Union of Concerned Scientists – http://www.ucsusa.org/action/writing-an-lte.html#.WLwyZhiZORs