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“802” is not just an area code, a way of living
To the Editor, Just a short note to all our friends, family, coworkers, and neighbors who have been supporting Maureen, myself, and our three boys on this journey through cancer. Our friends put to...
Mar 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fundraising raffle supported
To the Editor, On behalf of the Friends of the Pettee Memorial Library in Wilmington, I would like to thank everyone for their support of our fundraising raffle at Wilmington Town Meeting on March ...
Mar 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police chiefs' report puts the cart before the horse
To the Editor, Our nation’s police departments primary objectives have to be enforcement of existing law as enacted by the various state and federal legislatures. The latitude exercised by each dep...
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Appreciates employee help
To the Editor, Each year Mount Snow uses the proceeds from their three employee appreciation days to assist some of the local charities in the valley. We have been the recipients of these donations...
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It's better to abolish zoning than have it be corrupt
To the Editor, On Tuesday March 3, the voters of Readsboro will be asked to vote on keeping zoning the way it is or abolish it in its entirety. This has been a long and frustrating process spanning...
Feb 26, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Support for King
To the Editor, I am writing in support of Dr. Mary King to represent the Readsboro school district as a school board member. Mary has the organizational skills, the capabilities and the passion to ...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hopkins intends to use board as political plaything
To the Editor, It is extremely important that Larry Hopkins not be elected to the Readsboro school board. The clear choices here are Susan Edgerton and Mary King, who are both stellar candidates an...
Feb 26, 2015 | 7 7 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Burke works for workers
To the Editor, My name is Tanya and I would like to share with you some reasons why I support Jim Burke for selectboard for Wilmington. Many may remember the business I owned named Whishers to Tail...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Responsible and committed
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I am writing in support of John Gannon’s candidacy for Wilmington Selectboard on March 3. I have had the opportunity to work closely with John as we both serve as co-chairs of Wilmin...
Gannon gives back to the community in many ways
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, Most of us who have chosen to make our lives in Wilmington, those who were born and raised here as well as transplants from other areas, realize what a privilege it is to call the De...
Gannon is willing to work
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, John Gannon and his wife Crista have lived in Wilmington full-time since 2011. They have jumped into the community to become involved with a number of causes and projects and have do...
Write-in Swanson for library trustee
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The trustees of Pettee Memorial Library strongly endorse Amy Swanson as a write in candidate for Pettee Memorial Trustee. Ann Ottaviano will be missed as a long serving trustee, but ...
Our community is better off with Gannon's help
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, We are writing to voice our support for John Gannon’s candidacy for Wilmington Selectboard on March 3. John fell in love with our community years before making the decision to move h...
Write-in Boyd for C.C. Haynes Trustee
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, My name is Carl Boyd and I have had the honor of being the C. C. Haynes Fund Trustee for the last 10 years. Regrettably, I did not get my petition for reelection to that position fil...