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Vermont must embrace a new sense of community
To the Editor, Do we have small schools and small school districts or tiny schools and tiny school districts? Will expanding the size of school districts and getting rid of supervisory unions incre...
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Happy to see a happy marriage
To the Editor, I just love to watch a happy marriage. It makes me feel so good, so the information on Jack and Arlene Schertzers’ 60th anniversary was such fun. (I have been kind of a flop in that ...
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Au revoir: sixth-grade class trip made possible by help of many
To the Editor, The Dover School sixth grade class will be making their class trip to Montreal in May. This was made possible by so many. First we would like to thank all those who donated gifts for...
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Create a budget to fully provide for all
To the Editor, “Putting together a budget is never an easy task,” according to the governor in a recent letter, as he likens the state to families deciding between “groceries and medicine,” so to “...
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A good, caring son will be missed
To the Editor, We wish to thank the EMTs of the Readsboro Fire Department, the North Adams ambulance, Shea’s Funeral Home, and all who gave us food, cards, and donated to the Humane Society for the...
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Tube-a-thon a great success thanks to donors
To the Editor, Deerfield Valley Rotary would like to thank all the folks that helped make the 2015 Tube-a-thon possible. It was a tremendous success for all that participated. Please offer a hearty...
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She has given 30 years so far
To the Editor, There is a special lady in town who deserves to be celebrated! On April 8 of this year, Sandy Crowningshield will celebrate 30 years that she has dedicated to the Whitingham and Twin...
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Healthy workplaces bill is currently being debated
To the Editor, I am writing to express my support for the Healthy Workplaces bill, H.187, which is currently being debated in Montpelier. Right now, almost 60,000 Vermonters don’t have access to an...
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Thanks for the benefit dinner
Apr 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Kilbride family would like to thank everyone from the bottom of our hearts for the benefit spaghetti dinner that was held on our behalf. We no longer take anything for granted wh...
Couple celebrates four decades of marriage
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To the Editor, We were married April 10, 1955, on a sunny Easter afternoon at Christ Lutheran Church in Fresh Meadows, Long Island, NY. Although we attended the same church, we did not get to know ...
Calling all car enthusiasts!
Apr 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Vermont Veterans’ Home is sorry to hear about the possible cancelling of the Bennington Car Show this year; however, ours is happing as planned! So calling all car enthusiasts. T...
Ideal spot for Freaky Friday
Apr 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Halifax School’s eighth-grade class would like to thank Patty and Harry Farrington for the use of the Honora Pavilion for our Freaky Friday dance on March 13. The location provid...
Attack homelessness head on
Apr 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Gov. Peter Shumlin’s plan to end homelessness by 2020 was great and it’s an admirable plan. I did social work in Vermont for 20 years and dealt with this issue many times. Finding ho...
We’re feeling very fortunate
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To the Editor, We would like to thank the community for the incredible outpouring of generosity and love for Eithne on St. Patrick’s Day, and we also want to thank our friends for their tremendous ...