Letters to the Editor

To the Editor,
On Sunday, May 5, I attended a tragic-happy event: the graduation of my grandson from Vermont’s Green Mountain College that, after 185 years, was closing its doors – his being the last graduating class. It seemed incomprehensible that an established institution in a...
To the Editor,
Once again the Deerfield Valley Community Cares fuel assistance program has received support from the employees of Mount Snow.  Each year the mountain holds several “Employees Appreciation Days” during which employees and their families can take advantage of facilities...
To the Editor, 
Approximately 70 community members of all ages met at The Dover School on Green Up Day, Saturday, May 4, to volunteer their time to help clean up our town.  Many green bags of trash were collected, and Dover looks better due to everyone’s efforts.
A big thank you to...
To the Editor,
I would like to express my sincere appreciation to all of my care givers and all of my family for all your love and care. 
Love and thanks to you all. 
Carrie Wheeler
To the Editor,
Thank you to the volunteers who have taken part in the Old School Enrichment efforts to make the reality of a community center from the old high school.
Thank you also to the Wilmington Recreation Commission and the town of Wilmington who with their sponsorship have...

To the Editor,
In 2015 the Montgomery Recreation Board published “In the Middle of the Mountains: Scenic Roads & Trails in the Montgomery-Jay Peak Area.”  Illustrated with color photos and printed on glossy paper, the pocket-size paperback offers detailed descriptions of eight...
To the Editor,
Travel matters. That is the motto of National Travel and Tourism Week, a week Vermonters should use to celebrate the industry that is absolutely critical to our success as a state - economically and otherwise. From the millions of dollars in tax revenue the industry...
To the Editor,
There is a proposed bill regarding short-term rental regulation that needs to be shared with the 6,000 plus  Vermonters who rent out their homes in some capacity to visitors. 
Bill H.280 will require every short-term rental to obtain a lodging license for an annual...
To the Editor,
Chinese food in the valley?  Just for one night a week at the West Dover Inn on Route 100. The chef, Shana McConnell, is doing great trying to cook up to Chinese standards. The shrimp egg roll was homemade and crunched in my mouth while and my lips were smiling. The noodles...
To the Editor,
The GOP should ask itself several questions. You probably missed it, but Vermont’s Republican Party has joined the chorus of “no collusion, no obstruction.”  In her April 20 newsletter VT GOP Chair Deb Billado claimed “the Department of Justice has released the Mueller...


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