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Open letter to Gov. Scott
To the Editor, An open letter to Gov Phil Scott: Do you really know what’s going on in VTrans? Who made the decision to tear up a perfectly good road for resurfacing while one nearby in dire need o...
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Committee sets up meetings for public input
To the Editor, One of the topics covered by Senate Government Operations committee is public safety. As chair of that committee I realize that over the past years, many studies have been done conce...
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Appreciates acts of kindness
To the Editor, The family of Raymond C. (Cy) Lavoy would like to thank all our friends and neighbors for their many acts of kindness extended to us at the time of our loss. We greatly appreciated a...
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Must say "NO!" to the Trump wall
To the Editor, Representatives and senators: You’ve come back from “recess” to a mess. You have to deal with Hurricane Harvey’s devastation on top of raising the debt ceiling and coming up with an ...
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Mystery man saved the day for couple
To the Editor, On Thursday, August 31, while parking, the front wheel of our car fell into a culvert. It was very traumatic. We thought we had to call a tow truck but the most wonderful man in the ...
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Bake sales were a rising success for historical society
To the Editor, On behalf of the Historical Society of Wilmington I would like to thank everyone who helped to make our two bake sales this summer be so successful. Thank you to everyone who baked s...
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Promote healthy foods in our schools
To the Editor, With the new school year upon us, parents turn their attention to school clothes, school supplies, and school food. Yes, school food! More than 31 million children rely on school mea...
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Clambake fundraiser was a great success
To the Editor, The Halifax Volunteer Fire Company would like to thank all the businesses that contributed to our multi-item raffle that was held on August 5, 2017 at the former Cody farm in Halifax...
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Health care woes political
Aug 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Affordable Care Act is flawed. All in all, however, it has been beneficial to our general population. It needs upgrading and updating. The goal is to have a better health care prog...
Contribution will help
Aug 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, It is with extreme gratitude that the volunteers of the Food 4 Kids program thank Janet Boyd and Twice Blessed for the donation we recently received from the Farm-to-Table community ...
Grateful for DVR
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To the Editor, We are so grateful for the Deerfield Valley Rescue staff who responded to our call last Thursday. Within minutes of getting to the ER my husband went into total heart block - a life ...
Sign the parking petition
Aug 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, On Wednesday, August 2, the Wilmington Selectboard adopted a new traffic ordinance for the town. One part of this ordinance prohibits overnight parking (2 am to 6 am) in two downtown...
Fair goers were extremely generous at Fair Day
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To the Editor, At Grace Cottage’s Hospital Fair Day on Saturday, August 5, fairgoers were extremely generous, reaching deep into their pockets to buy bargains, “treasures,” food, and activities. De...
Green Mountain State is a leader in green initiatives
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To the Editor, Despite growing uncertainty about our national climate policy, we can be proud that the Green Mountain State is widely recognized as a leader in green initiatives. Across the state, ...