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Working land fund makes an incredible difference
To the Editor, The Working Lands Enterprise Fund was created in 2012 with Act 142 to “stimulate a concerted economic development effort on behalf of Vermont’s agriculture and forest product sectors...
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thanks for the support
To the Editor, My wife Cherie and I thank all who supported me during the campaign and voted for me on November 4. We appreciate the focus on economic development from Philip Gilpin, Jr., and wish ...
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Protect pets from traps
To the Editor, Official trapping season is upon us so it’s important for Vermonters to be aware of the indiscriminate nature of traps and their inherent danger to dogs, cats endangered and even fed...
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Learning about Vermont
To the Editor, The fourth grade at Aviston Elementary, located in southern Illinois, is learning about the United States and the different environments, climates, resources, and highlights found in...
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Court decisions misguided
To the Editor, “I was so disheartened, because I can fully accept the outcomes of nature, but I had the hardest damn time accepting the folly of man, of politics.” -- Survivor of Hurricane Katrina ...
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School property tax issue needs a defined problem
To the Editor, There wasn’t a lot of substance in this election season. “Where’s the beef?” isn’t a question we hear much during campaigns anymore, as Jon Margolis lamented in his column in VTDigge...
Nov 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislators agenda is to solve areas problems, big or small
To the Editor, Thank you to the voters in Dover, Readsboro, Searsburg, Somerset, Stamford, Wardsboro, and Whitingham for electing me to represent our interests in the Vermont Legislature. My sincer...
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Rotary awards funding to a variety of community groups
To the Editor, The Deerfield Valley Rotary Fund is pleased to award the first quarter donations in the Rotary new year. We provided assistance totaling $2,160 to groups and individuals in the commu...
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Thanks for championship celebration festivities
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, On behalf of the Twin Valley boys’ varsity soccer team, I would like to offer a heartfelt thanks to the following people who made Saturday so special after our 2-0 championship win o...
Election sweep by GOP the result of voter apathy
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Turnip festival chalks up another successful year
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Thank you to all who made our 12th annual Gilfeather Turnip Festival another huge success! A beautiful fall day dawned in Wardsboro on October 25 as the Friends’ turnip cart was read...
Veterans' home ALS walk a success despite rainy day
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Vermont Veterans’ Home Walk to Defeat ALS Committee would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to all of you who supported our first “Walk to Defeat ALS” this past Saturday...
Sign ordinance passed despite concerns raised
Nov 06, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, We would like to express our concern and disappointment in the Wilmington Select Board. On Thursday evening, October 30, a hearing was held regarding the proposed Wilmington Sign Ord...
Vermonters deserve answers from their elected officials
Nov 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Vermont’s election season has renewed attention on health reform. Fortunately, Vermonters have ready access to our lawmakers. We see them in the grocery or at town meeting and can ca...