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PAC money returned, Sibilia's support is local
To the Editor, Unsolicited campaign contributions, sent from a Vermont business PAC to my campaign, have been returned. One of the biggest reasons I am running to be our district’s state representa...
Sep 25, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candidate Peyton deserves fair coverage from the media
To The Editor: I am writing in protest of the censorship of Emily Peyton and her campaign for governor of Vermont by the refusal of VPR to include Emily in the debate on Tuesday, September 23, and ...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Welch gets things done
To the Editor; Those of us who travel Vermont’s highways know that there are hundreds of bridges and miles and miles of roads that are in urgent need of repair. This year state’s transportation bud...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sibilia has persistence, energy, and pragmatism
To the Editor, Though I am not a voting member in the Dover, Readsboro, Stamford, Halifax, Wardsboro, Searsburg district I have the privilege of expressing my support for Laura Sibilia as the next ...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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DVCC thanks many for Dam Walk fund raiser
To the Editor, On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Deerfield Valley Community Cares fuel assistance fund, I want to thank everyone who helped us this year with the Best Dam Walk. Dot’s of Do...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ride helped food pantry
To the Editor, August 23 was a great day for the 4th annual Deerfield Valley Food Pantry Benefit Motorcycle Ride. Nearly 100 people participated in the event and over $3,200 was raised! Thank you t...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Concert helped raise funds for library security
To the Editor, You may have recently read about the security issues that Pettee Memorial Library has faced. It seems that no institution is sacred anymore, even those whose main purpose is for the ...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Filet mignon contributes to global climate change
To the Editor, Last Sunday, hundreds of thousands marched throughout the world demanding action on climate change. 120 world leaders gathered in New York for the United Nations Summit on Climate Ch...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Proud to live where even the wealthy must comply
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I have read the letter from Micheal Recca of Wardsboro in the Sept 11 issue five times now. I’d like to respond to this sycophantic missive. According to Recca, and I quote, “Taxes a...
Aging in our community
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, An Elder Forum held in Wilmington last month brought 25 interested people together to brainstorm about services and resources that attendees identified as important to the quality of...
Living wage doesn't address the real problem
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Last year, at the invitation of the Speaker of the House and the Governor, I attended a pair of hopeful all-day sessions in Burlington on the future of education and education financ...
Hasson is running for Windham County Senator
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, It is with extreme pleasure that I announce my candidacy for Windham County Senator as an independent. I have worked beside many of you in Wilmington and Dover. I saw the devastation...
Volunteer at ITVFest and get a pass
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, With the leaves changing colors once again, it means that it’s time for ITVFest to return to the valley! This year’s Independent TV and Film Festival will be held September 26 to 28,...
Help beautify Wilmington
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Join the Wilmington Beautification Committee! The Wilmington Beautification Committee has room for three new members. If you have a love for gardening and want to help keep our commu...