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Heartfelt thanks for support
To the Editor, We would like to express our heartfelt thanks for the support we have received since the passing of our wife, mother, grandmother. The calls, cards, and largely attended memorial ser...
Feb 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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People are created equal
To the Editor, For the month of February, St. Mary’s in the Mountains Episcopal Church in Wilmington is displaying the Black Lives Matter sign in honor of national Black History Month. We display t...
Feb 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Feeling optimistic about the progress made so far
To the Editor, I’m very optimistic that the “significant progress” made in the NorthStar -Vermont Yankee decommissioning settlement negotiations will result in a positive decision within a short pe...
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Concern about teenage use of liquid nicotine
To the Editor, We wanted to take a moment to address some concerns that have been developing among our staff and an increasing number of local and national education and health leaders concerning t...
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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What would Honest Abe think?
To the Editor, As we honor the birth of our first Republican president ten score and nine years ago, and his struggle to keep us united, we wonder what his reaction would be to today’s greatest thr...
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Hiking area was a delight
To the Editor, Hogback Mountain, and Mount Olga, in Marlboro and Wilmington, are the most beautiful scenic areas in the entire state. The Hogback Mountain Conservation Association has done a tremen...
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Wreaths sold out quickly
To the Editor, Thanks to everyone for supporting the West River Habitat for Humanity Holiday Wreath Sale this holiday season. Our wreaths were sold out quickly and adorned many homes and businesses...
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Sexual abuse problem will probably persist
To the Editor, There’s nothing new about it. Men are biologically sexually aggressive, a necessity for propagating our species. In his semi-comedic tale, “That Pig of a Morin,” the great late-18th ...
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Immigration is the origin of our history as a country
Feb 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, It is historical fact that millions of people have come to the United States to create new lives in freedom. Immigration is the origin of our history as a country. Our federal govern...
Healthy community events
Feb 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The area pickleball group held the first Wilmington pickleball classic this past Sunday as a benefit for the Old School Enrichment Center, drawing players far and wide to compete in ...
Club reaches far and wide
Feb 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, On behalf of the Sanibel-Captiva (FL) Rotary Club, I would like to thank the Deerfield Valley Rotary Club for their generous donation, channeled through our club, to aid the victims ...
When did we lose our moral compass?
Jan 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, When did we lose our moral compass and not care what people say in mixed company? When did it become OK for locker room talk to be acceptable in front of women and not one man stand ...
New restaurant has it all
Jan 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Goodbye Mangia e Beve, hello Scalia’s. Why did Mangia e Beve close and this new spot open on South Main street? Who cares! This new restaurant has it all. A more casual, tasteful set...
Vernon's future is tied to Vermont Yankee
Jan 18, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Vermont Public Utility Commission has been undertaking proceedings on the sale of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant. The town of Vernon, eager to create a path forward, has ...