Some irony in protests
Earlier this week, state and local officials, business executives, and others gathered on a remote ridge in Searsburg to ceremoniously mark the groundbreaking for a new wind-power-generating instal...
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Restaurant Week a great new event for the valley
But diversified economy still long-term goal
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Never forget
“Terrorist attacks can shake the foundations of our biggest buildings, but they cannot touch the foundation of America. These acts shatter steel, but they cannot dent the steel of American resolve....
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Recovery plan still valid
There are many things about Tropical Storm Irene and its impact on the region and the state that have not been forgotten. The flooding, the damage, and the efforts to help those affected by the sto...
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Irene left many lasting impressions in Vermont
Five years ago, on Sunday, August 28, 2011, people around the Deerfield Valley and across Vermont woke up to a driving rainstorm. While it was clear to most who had been following the weather forec...
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Slow down, enjoy the walk
Anyone who’s driven Route 100 through Dover this summer has probably been held up by the construction going on in West Dover village. No doubt many get frustrated by the delays, as we all do during...
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Summer fun, volunteer run
Aug 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
When the summer temperatures peak and daylight is at its zenith, the list of things to do around the area grows longer than an elephant’s trunk. There are so many events to pick and choose from, it...
Primary vote important
Aug 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
Wait! There’s a primary on Tuesday? That’s true. For those who don’t follow local Vermont politics, that may come as a bit of a shock. After all, didn’t we have a presidential primary back in March...
Old school, new thinking
Jul 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
It might be a little early to start thinking about school again. Summer is in full swing, and most students are enjoying their time away from classes. But there is one school issue that calls for c...
Your opinion matters in small town Vermont
Jul 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
One of the great things about living in a small Vermont town is that people’s opinions matter. We’ve seen that time and time again: at Town Meeting, school board sessions, selectboard gatherings, o...
Violence is no solution
Jul 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
Earlier this summer, the country was shocked with the horror of the Pulse Nightclub mass shootings in Orlando. This past week, people around the world have seen two men shot and killed by police of...
A plan to remember
Jul 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
Mullen Report still valid seven years later Economic development continues to be something talked about repeatedly around the area. Just last week, we ran an article about the Southeastern Vermont ...