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Support for King
To the Editor, I am writing in support of Dr. Mary King to represent the Readsboro school district as a school board member. Mary has the organizational skills, the capabilities and the passion to ...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hopkins intends to use board as political plaything
To the Editor, It is extremely important that Larry Hopkins not be elected to the Readsboro school board. The clear choices here are Susan Edgerton and Mary King, who are both stellar candidates an...
Feb 26, 2015 | 7 7 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Burke works for workers
To the Editor, My name is Tanya and I would like to share with you some reasons why I support Jim Burke for selectboard for Wilmington. Many may remember the business I owned named Whishers to Tail...
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Responsible and committed
To the Editor, I am writing in support of John Gannon’s candidacy for Wilmington Selectboard on March 3. I have had the opportunity to work closely with John as we both serve as co-chairs of Wilmin...
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Gannon gives back to the community in many ways
To the Editor, Most of us who have chosen to make our lives in Wilmington, those who were born and raised here as well as transplants from other areas, realize what a privilege it is to call the De...
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Gannon is willing to work
To the Editor, John Gannon and his wife Crista have lived in Wilmington full-time since 2011. They have jumped into the community to become involved with a number of causes and projects and have do...
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Write-in Swanson for library trustee
To the Editor, The trustees of Pettee Memorial Library strongly endorse Amy Swanson as a write in candidate for Pettee Memorial Trustee. Ann Ottaviano will be missed as a long serving trustee, but ...
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Our community is better off with Gannon's help
To the Editor, We are writing to voice our support for John Gannon’s candidacy for Wilmington Selectboard on March 3. John fell in love with our community years before making the decision to move h...
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Write-in Boyd for C.C. Haynes Trustee
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, My name is Carl Boyd and I have had the honor of being the C. C. Haynes Fund Trustee for the last 10 years. Regrettably, I did not get my petition for reelection to that position fil...
Wastewater needs scrutiny
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Although the proposed Wilmington wastewater treatment improvements, scheduled for a March 3 bond vote, have received scant attention, it’s an important issue and not just because of ...
Sunday fundraiser will help college students with the costs of education
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, My name is Patience Marks and I am a senior at Boston College. I am writing to share with readers the impact of the local 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the COS Fund. In 2014, I ...
Here's to the Gilfeather turnip for state vegetable
Feb 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Here’s to the Gilfeather turnip! We were surprised and pleased to learn that the legislature is considering designating the Gilfeather turnip as the state vegetable. A humble vegetab...
I am confident in John
Feb 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I am writing to support John Gannon for Wilmington Selectboard. For those who do not know me, let me first introduce myself. Wilmington has been home for me for my entire life. My pa...
Jim cares about our town
Feb 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I’ve observed Jim Burke to be an extraordinarily hard working Wilmington Selectboard member. Sometimes he has to make hard decisions but he isn’t afraid to do so. I’ve seen him stop ...