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Shedding some light on the situation
To the Editor, The Deerfield Valley News editorial and the report from June 15 of the recent Wilmington Selectboard meeting certainly sheds light on the serious situation with which the town is con...
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tired of hear hearing the ol' "check is in the mail" song
To the Editor, Last week’s Deerfield Valley News had an article on the cover, ”Club Makes Payment.” In that selectboard member, John Gannon, was discussing the town of Wilmington’s fiscal dilemma o...
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stop #Resist and #BeAdult
To the Editor, With “#Resist” some Americans declared they will not conform to behavior becoming citizens of a democracy. “F-bomb,” crude language, and vicious ad hominem attacks are rampant and co...
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thanks for voting for us
To the Editor: l wish to thank our business partners at Mount Snow, the Golf School staff and most of all, our golf school students for helping us be voted ”Best Golf School in the Northeast” by Go...
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Very grateful for support
To the Editor, The Deerfield Valley Community Cares fuel assistance fund received a check from Mount Snow for $2,000. Each year the mountain runs several staff appreciation days and the proceeds of...
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lieutenant governor offers his concerns on the proposed teachers’ health care contract
In Vermont, we have a tradition of spending time reviewing complicated changes to our laws. The Legislature you elect works collaboratively to ensure all ideas receive a thorough vetting and reduce...
Jun 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wonderful people on our local fire departments
To the Editor, To all the firefighters who responded to our barn fire ... My family extends our deepest gratitude, thanks, and appreciation to all of the firewomen and men who responded to our barn...
Jun 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Such a memorable party
To the Editor, Thanks to everyone who came to my surprise birthday party and made it such a memorable occassion. It was wonderful to see everyone and special thanks to James and Julie. Vi Rafers Wi...
Jun 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Surprise was tons of fun
Jun 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Huge thanks to my wife Robin for the huge surprise birthday party last Saturday at the Dover Town Hall. Thanks to everyone who could participate in this celebration of only 60 years....
Governor and lawmakers continue to wrestle
Jun 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Two years ago, I wrote an op-ed that opened: “The Legislature can work with local communities to improve education, or it can push them around.” This is the fundamental choice that t...
Banner was a recreation
Jun 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
To The Editor, We would like to extend a big “Thank You” to Bartleby’s Bookstore and Lisa Sullivan for hosting Indivisible Deerfield Valley’s “Hate Does Not Grow Well in The Rocky Soil of Vermont” ...
Scott fires a shot across the bow
Jun 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott is still worried about legal pot. He’s so worried about teens getting it and stoners driving high that he has vetoed the bill which made it legal. ...
Debate shouldn't lead to hate
Jun 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Thank you to the folks at Indivisible Deerfield Valley who arranged to have the “Hate Does Not Grow Well in the Rocky Soil of Vermont” banner brought back to Wilmington. I didn’t liv...
Sees vote to repeal health care law as inhumane
Jun 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I watched on television a group of United States congresspeople gathered in the Rose Garden of the White House, jumping for joy and gleefully patting one another on the back as if th...