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Our approach to threats is unproductive
To the Editor, Our approach to North Korea’s threats is counter-productive. It is clear that Kim Jong Un fears threats and sanctions from the United States. He wants to protect his nation and his r...
Aug 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobblehead Highway sucks
To the Editor, I’m writing to confess I’ve succumbed to the condition known as “road rage.” But not the usual kind you hear about, my rage is not directed at a person, it’s at the road. The road I’...
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Working to protect wildlife
To the editor, Most people care about wildlife and assume that the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department is working to protect all wildlife on behalf of all Vermonters. Some biologists are doing imp...
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Remembering the fire department and the people I served
To the Editor, In the last week of May, the South Newfane/Williamsville Fire Department members decided to cease operations. The SNWFD was formed in 1946 by Barret Bush, Cheney Williams, Mert Colem...
Aug 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tired of the negative talk, showing support for club
To the Editor, I am writing in support of the Hermitage Club in response to what I take to be unjust and unwarranted attacks on the club. As both a full-time Dover resident and club member, I am al...
Aug 10, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Breakfast set a new record
To the Editor, The Rotary Club of the Deerfield Valley would like to thank everyone who joined us for our eighth annual Blueberry Festival pancake breakfast at the West Dover Fire Department. This ...
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Blueberry Block Party was anything but blue
To the Editor, This year’s Blueberry Block Party was a great success. Wilmington Works would like to extend thanks to all the vendors (and the band!) who braved the sketchy weather at set-up time, ...
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The fair's success depends on the community
To the Editor, This year Deerfield Valley Farmers’ Day celebrates its 100th year on August 10 through August 13 in Wilmington. Everyone has their favorite part of the Fair and mine is the exhibit h...
Jul 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Hermitage is working through some speed bumps
Jul 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I’ve known Hermitage Club founder Jim Barnes for 24 years and before he started any of his businesses. When he started his first company in 1995 I rarely saw him for a five-year stre...
People in Vermont are just as great as the views
Jul 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Driving on Coldbrook Road many times I noticed a curious old tractor resting silently in the summers weeds and the winters snow. It was in the fall when I saw its full figure, a tall...
Hoping to give Vermont wildlife a fair voice
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Vermont’s wildlife laws and regulations are voted into place by 14 fish and wildlife board members, one from each county in Vermont . What many people may not know is that all of the...
Chomping at the bit over this new menue
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The White House has no controversy when it comes to its new menu additions. The new sushi chef, Som, is cooking and the togarashi charred steak roll is on the top of my sushi list. I...
Troop cleaning up the trail
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Trails Committee would like to thank The Dover Daisy troop #51403 for their recent work on the Hoot, Toot, & Whistle trail. Daisies are the youngest Girl Scouts, in kindergarten ...
Special thanks for the kindness
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The family of Richard Phelps would like to send a special thank you to Shea Funeral Home, the Readsboro American Legion Post 29, Rosie and Mario Bolognani, Isabell Bosley, Barb Sage,...