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Greenup day coming
To the Editor, On Saturday, May 7, Wilmington and towns throughout the state will participate in the 46th annual Vermont Green-Up Day. This is when volunteers turn out to help clean up our roadside...
Apr 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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There's nothing quite like living in a small town
To the Editor, It is days like today that I appreciate living in a small town and shopping locally. I swung into Nido’s to get gas and Bill (an employee who I only know from always getting my gas t...
Apr 28, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sad ending to Grega case
To the Editor, It was a very sad ending to the John Grega case. Grega, convicted of murdering his wife in 1995 while at Dover, vacationing, was given life with no parole and spent 17 years in jail....
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Sad ending to Grega case
To the Editor, It was a very sad ending to the John Grega case. Grega, convicted of murdering his wife in 1995 while at Dover, vacationing, was given life with no parole and spent 17 years in jail....
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Most Vermonters want to legalize marijuana
To the Editor, Last Thursday evening, I chaired the first meeting of the newly formed Vermont chapter of Women Grow. For those who are not familiar with Women Grow, it is perhaps the fastest growin...
Apr 21, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thrift store reopens
To the Editor, This weekend marked the re-opening of Twice Blessed, our community thrift shop, at its new location. Moving this shop, and renovating the new location was a monumental undertaking, m...
Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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We need to conserve our Earth’s natural resources
To the Editer, With the 47th annual observance of Earth Day just around the corner, this is a great time to explore more effective ways of slowing climate change and conserving Earth’s natural reso...
Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Budget development is an imperfect science
To the Editor, As a former state budget writer, recently retired as Commissioner of Finance and Management under governors Douglas and Shumlin, I read with interest the recent VTDigger story regard...
Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vermont’s suicide death rates average is 30% higher than other states
Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Over the past 10 years, Vermont’s suicide death rates have averaged 30% higher than the US rates. It is the second leading cause of death of all Vermonters age 14 to 35 and the third...
Wham, bam, thank you Mr. President
Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Now that Ted Cruz has a bimbo eruption in his political resume it’s time for him to show the world that he is over it and can move on. He claims it’s false and he never bedded severa...
Help student learn about Vermont
Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Hello, I am a fourth grade student in North Carolina. In fourth grade we do state reports and I have chosen your state! I am very excited to learn more about the great state of Vermo...
Don't argue with others if you can't learn from them
Apr 14, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, At the March 21 meeting I asked school administration what they felt was the most influential factor in Readsboro’s school rate being so low? Confidently, and without hesitation, fiv...
April Fools' article goes awry
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, In your article “Dollar Store Closing to Make Room for Fast Food Complex” the company who wants to open the complex proudly proclaimed in its press release that they “were looking fo...
Cabaret was a success
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To The Editor, On March 26 Wings Community Program sponsored a cabaret at Memorial Hall in Wilmington. Sixteen acts performed to help raise money for the annual performing arts production of “A Mid...