letters
A helicopter landing among residences is reckless
To the Editor, These comments are in response to your article covering the request by Brady Sullivan LLC to gain permission to land a helicopter at Snow Vidda Loop, to oversee the development. The ...
Feb 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bullies are not invincible; it’s time to stand up to this bully
To the Editor, Bullies are not invincible. Far from it. They are more afraid than most people. So as victims, they decide make somebody else more afraid than they are. With enough abuse a human see...
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Really cool book store is in our town, great savings
To the Editor, I’d like to inform people about a really cool store in our town - The West End Used Book Store. Rob Marzelli is the owner and he’s has a huge selection of used books, CDs, records, a...
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It's not about Donald Trump. His work is done.
To the Editor: It is not about Donald Trump. Two things made his second attempt at the presidency successful. One was that millions of eyeballs looking in the same direction is a mind-bogglingly pr...
Feb 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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We are requesting your help with school funding
To the Editor, This letter was sent to state legislators and education officials. We are requesting your help with the school funding method which is having a devastating effect for the town of Whi...
Feb 09, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gov. Phil Scott is demonstrating bold leadership
To the Editor Gov. Phil Scott put forth reasonable and achievable proposals for bold improvements to our education system in his recent budget address, and to ensure the fiscal responsibility he pr...
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Thanks for recent donations
To the Editor: On behalf of the student-athletes from the Twin Valley School District I would like to thank Greg Murano and the Lt. Mark H. Dooley Memorial Scholarship Fund for several recent donat...
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Don't forget where you come from
To the Editor, I came to the US when I was 11, so excited to live in what it was known as then; the best country in the world. I lived here through puberty and my early 20s (a joke I often make abo...
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Looking back over the year
Feb 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Sunday, January 29, 2017, St. Mary’s in the Mountains held its annual meeting. It’s a time when we look back on our year of accomplishments and a time when we set goals for the new y...
People should be furious! I am. Aren't you?
Feb 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, As one who has sat through every minute of countless Act 46 and school board meetings in a large supervisory union, I think very highly of the communities and individuals who have be...
Trump was the only candidate who represented change
Feb 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I’d like to give my perspective, as a reply to Andrew Torre’s letter last week, as to the how and why of the Trump presidency. This is not a condemnation nor intelligence questioning...
Our marches demand they find common ground
Feb 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I have heard people say it is a challenge when you live in interesting times. My challenge is to listen to the daily unfolding of political news out of Washington, DC. And, I am told...
Vermont needs an independent ethics commission
by Your Turn: Jim Condos Secretary of State
Jan 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Vermont Constitution (Chapter 1, Article 6) demands that our elected officials are open, transparent, and accountable. The authors understood how transparency in government is th...
The United States government cannot be a business
Jan 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The ongoing battle between the wealthy 1% and the rest of the people for control of the government appears to have concluded with the capitulation of democratic government to the aut...