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Craft fair was huge success
To the Editor, The third annual Bright Lights Craft Fair at Memorial Hall last Saturday was a huge success! Over 450 people attended the fair, vendors reported good sales, and the spirit that fille...
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thanks for the contributions
To the Editor, The William Y. Cooper Foundation was formed in memory of ski and snowboard pro Bill Cooper to award financial assistance to the ski/ride staff at Mount Snow to pursue educational dev...
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fire left them feeling humbled
To the Editor, We would like to thank everyone who responded to our garage fire on November 14 in Searsburg. We are extremely grateful that there are so many caring people who work for our fire dep...
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Jobless snowmaker put in decades at Mount Snow
To the Editor, Last Friday, December 12, I was fired from my position at Mount Snow as the Night Shift Supervisor on the snowmaking crew. The reason was bull, my friends on the crew and other depar...
Dec 18, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Gov. to VY: You done good for 42 years
To the Editor, In 1958, when I moved from Boston to Bellows Falls, Vermont was something of an economic and political backwater. The economy was stagnant and political loyalties were virtually unch...
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vermont's reputation tarnished
To the Editor, A couple of days after sharing Thanksgiving with my family near Wilmington, I came upon an ad in the New York Times, promoting membership in “The Hermitage Club.” The ad says, “Come ...
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Children at risk from smoke
To the Editor, Now that it’s winter, we at the Brattleboro Office of the Vermont Department of Health and at Windham Child Care Association would like to provide a friendly reminder for those who s...
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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State is at a crossroads about care
To the Editor, As a young Vermonter who grew up in the Green Mountain State, I have long been proud of the ways in which our state has led the way on so many issues of human rights and dignity. As ...
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Gallery thanks its supporters
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Mountanside Gallery and Gifts, in the Alder Spring Marketplace in West Dover, will be closing our doors on April 30. We would like to thank everyone who has supported us and our tale...
Program fosters girl's confidence and self-esteem
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Girls on the Run Vermont is now in its 15th year of helping girls reach their limitless potential through an innovative program that fosters self-esteem, confidence and fitness. We a...
DVCC really does care
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I would like to thank publicly Deerfield Valley Community Cares for their help in purchasing fuel oil to heat my home. Like one out of three members of the nation’s work force, I cob...
Many election thanks
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Well, another election is behind us. The big news in Dover is the election of our hometown candidate, Laura Sibilia, to the State Representative seat for the Windham/Bennington distr...
Thank you isn't enough
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, To live in the valley and home the community support that I have been shown through the battle with leukemia. Thank you to all of my family and friends for the cards, calls, visits, ...
The voters have spoken
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, For all of the people who are grumbling about election process here in Vermont and how the legislature should decide who the governor should be, I have one question: did you go out o...