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Are you worried about rising costs of special ed?
To the Editor, Town Meeting day has come and gone but a clear message was sent to the towns this year: Manage your school budgets or they may not pass. Thirty-five school budgets were voted down th...
Apr 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Governor makes a good choice
To the Editor, We would like to congratulate the governor on his excellent choice for Secretary of the Agency of Commerce. It should come as no surprise that we view the governor’s announcement wit...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thanks for supporting the local Relay for Life team
To the Editor, The members of our American Cancer Society Relay for Life team, “Phil’s Fighters,” would like to thank the community for the great turnout at our quarter auction on Saturday, April 1...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Disappointed, cones stolen
To the Editor, We are local business owners feeling a little disappointed. We were away for several days last week and came back to work to find several brand new large parking cones stolen, really...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wine tasting was a success
To the Editor, The Deerfield Valley Rotary Club would like to thank the Hermitage Club, Jim Barnes, and the staff for their generous support in making our fourth annual Wine Tasting and Auction suc...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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DVCC helped 98 families
To the Editor, This was a very challenging winter for many of us in the Deerfield Valley. A number of exceptionally cold days and nights caused us to use far more fuel, wood, pellets, etc. than we ...
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Being on a public board is rewarding but difficult
To the Editor, Sometimes when things are repeated enough times they seem true even when they are not. This happened in last week’s article about the Wilmington Development Review Board. The truth i...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Let's work together to build a stronger Wilmington
To the Editor, Although we are told that there is “more to the story,” Andy Schindel, a nine-year exemplary member of the Wilmington Development Review Board (DRB), was not reappointed as a regular...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bright Lights keep getting brighter
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Another season of Bright Lights is coming to an end and we would like to sincerely thank everyone who participated in making our towns, from Readsboro to Wardsboro, look bright and w...
Eat from your own Garden of Eden
Apr 03, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, TV host Glenn Beck and other stalwarts of the Christian right have attacked the recent blockbuster “Noah” as being “pro-animal” and unfaithful to the Bible. Well, yes and no. The fil...
Fundraiser for food pantry was successful
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, On behalf of St. Mary’s in the Mountains Episcopal Church and the Brattleboro Music Center, I would like to thank all of the community members who came to our fundraiser this past Sa...
Irish celbration was a hit
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
To The Editor: Last weekend’s Irish Cultural Celebration was such a wonderful treat. Many thanks go to the Friends of Pettee Library and the Memorial Hall board who put together this enjoyable even...
Needs help on committee
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The Dover School is embarking on becoming the first public school in Vermont to be authorized in the International Baccalaureate (IBO.org) program. We are planning to implement the p...
Empty Bowls was super
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Thank you, dear hearts for all your support of our first Empty Bowls Supper, thank you stupendous soup makers, thank you super soup servers, thank you creative soup bowl artists, tha...