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Shall we invest in each other?
To the Editor, Let’s recognize health care as a human right by extending it to all Americans and funding it by tax revenues. Let’s reckon each other’s inherent worth way above our unfair market val...
Nov 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Everyone was so giving
To the Editor, A grateful shout out to One More Time in West Dover for sponsoring an event benefiting The Holiday Giving Tree. A special thank you to Deana, the staff, and Peter Miles and the music...
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It is time for carbon pricing
To the Editor, I am not an economist; nor am I an ecologist, a politician, a scientist, or what Malvina Reynolds, in her 1962 song “Little Boxes,” called a “business executive.” I am just someone w...
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Ignoring our history doesn't solve social injustice
To the editor: Ignoring our history doesn’t solve social injustice! I’m sad about the destruction of our history. Some people within minorities might feel “uncomfortable” around so many statues of ...
Nov 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Showing gratitude for all veterans, past and present
To the Editor, We at the Vermont Veterans’ Home wish to express our gratitude to every United States military veteran, past and present, for their unwavering service to our country. Let us all reme...
Nov 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bikers riding for food pantry
To the Editor, The seventh annual Deerfield Valley Food Pantry Benefit Motorcycle Ride was a resounding success. We had beautiful weather, a record 105 registrants participating in our ride, and we...
Nov 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our love is greater than your hate
To the Editor, The West Dover Congregational Church, United Church of Christ’s “God is Still Speaking” banner was destroyed sometime between 9 pm on Saturday, October 28, and 7 am, Sunday, October ...
Nov 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fire department should be commended
To the Editor, I would like to thank you for my mention in last week’s Valley News. Bet you wish I’d won now. Second, a big thank you to the Wilmington Volunteer Firemen who, this past Monday, kept...
Nov 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hypocrisy of former President is reviling
Nov 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I am reviled at the hypocrisy of former President George W. Bush in his public criticism of President Donald Trump as a “bigot.” This product of the corrupt US federal political sche...
Rain and wind didn’t dampen story time trick-or-treating
Nov 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
On Monday, October 30, 2017 the story time group at Pettee Memorial Library went trick-or-treating around town. We would like to thank the businesses and organizations who helped to make our Hallow...
Doors open for the Spanish exchange, here and there
Nov 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, In April of this year, a group of nine Twin Valley High School Spanish students traveled to Spain as part of an exchange with La Senda High School in Getafe, Spain. Our students stay...
MOOver was stuffed!
Oct 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, This year’s Feed the MOOver event was a huge success, as 225 bags of groceries, 24 bottles of detergent, and $784.78 in cash were donated to help us help our clientele. Thank you to ...
Trick or treat for UNICEF
Oct 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Dover School supports trick or treating for UNICEF. In 1956, Fran Bond introduced trick or treating for UNICEF at Dover School. Since then, Dover School students have continuously tr...
Team has a lot of support
Oct 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, We have enjoyed the past several months following the Twin Valley High School soccer team’s season. The players are so fortunate to have such great support from their coaches, fellow...