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Life surfers offer free dinner for all at inn
o the Editor, Life Surfing. The Urban Dictionary definition: To absorb the ups and downs of life with grace and in the moment. Like riding the perfect wave. We have been learning a lot about Life S...
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Setting the record straight on fair
To the Editor, I would like to clarify the notices that were in about the Wardsboro Street Fair. In the articles it was said the fair was started by the Methodist Church. But after our Yoked Parish...
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Health exchange has been a management disaster
To the Editor, Since its debut 2013, Vermont’s health insurance Exchange, Vermont Health Connect, has been a management disaster. From the rollout of the website to the growing difficulties today, ...
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Horse show was a great one
To the Editor, On behalf of the Deerfield Valley Fire Department Horse Show, we would like to thank our sponsors for making this a great show. With these sponsors, youth could participate and show ...
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Shout out to town mothers
To the Editor, We hear all the time about “Town Fathers.” I would like to encourage a big shout out for “Town Mothers”, specifically Mary Jane Finnegan, our very own Valley -Town- Mother (she who c...
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A new name for the old school
To the Editor, In response to the quest for a new name for the former Twin Valley High School, I offer the following: “La Fiasco Grande.” Disgruntled Wilmingtarian, Walter Lackey Wilmington
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Get involved with water project
To the Editor, As we approach the end of summer, I’d like to remind people that the volunteers of the Southeastern Vermont Watershed Alliance will be putting away their river shoes, coolers, thermo...
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Single payer the litmus test for the 2014 election
To the Editor, “Single payer” is the buzzword of Vermont’s 2014 election. A candidate’s pledge to support single payer is the litmus test for some. Big money, mostly from out-of-state unions, is fl...
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No primary ballot for independent candidates
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, A number of folks have asked me: “Why aren’t you on the primary ballot, Laura?” First things first, I will be on the ballot for the general election. On Tuesday November 4, voters in...
Allbee listens and cares
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor I am writing today to express my support for Roger Allbee for state senator. While I cannot actually vote for Roger due to the fact I live in Wilmington, I would in a heartbeat if I c...
Allbee, a senator for the "Forgotten Kingdom"
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Our many interactions with agencies and entities based in the northern half of Vermont have made us realize that we live in what we have termed the “Forgotten Kingdom” [By our defini...
Garden party was perfect
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, In the words of a Ricky Nelson’s hit: “I went to a garden party” on Saturday, August 9. This gala event, “Music in the Air” took place at the magnificent gardens of Wilmington reside...
Sibilia has experience in local and state legislation
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I would openly like to declare my support of Laura Sibilia for state representative for the Windham-Bennington district seat in the Vermont House. Laura has acquired a great deal of ...
Donors sent kids to camp
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Windham County Sheriff’s Department would like to thank the many local businesses and agencies for their contributions to this years Camp Leadership Challenge. There were 27 chil...