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Letter to the editor: It's not time to burn yard waste

Posted on May 24, 2018 |
By Nick Thornblade



For anyone feeling abused by restrictions on burning during our current dry spell, I have a suggestion: be patient.

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Letter to the editor: ANWSD focuses on school safety

Posted on May 24, 2018 |
By ANWSD board members



Student and staff safety is essential to our entire educational endeavor. It is our top priority. We continue to share in the nation’s collective grief following the Parkland, Fla., and now Santa Fe, Texas school shootings. As our shock and grief increases and decreases in intensity, we hope to remain alert and sensitive to school safety issues.

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Letter to the editor: Matt Birong announces run for Addison-3 seat

Posted on May 24, 2018 |
By Matt Birong



I am excited and honored to announce my candidacy for State Representative Addison-3, serving Addison, Ferrisburgh, Panton, Vergennes and Waltham. I moved to this community 11 years ago to open 3 Squares Café in Vergennes. I am extremely proud to call Addison County home. My wife Danelle and I received a warm embrace upon our arrival, and you continued to support us as we’ve grown our small business.

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Letter to the editor: Letter carriers really delivered on recent food drive

Posted on May 24, 2018 |
By Jeanne Montross



On behalf of all the people in our community who are food insecure, THANK YOU to our local Letter Carriers Association for their tireless efforts to organize this year’s Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. Joe Laramie and Victoria Gragg led an amazing effort this year that resulted in 1,819 pounds of food coming into HOPE’s food shelf.

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Letter to the editor: Teachers don't need coaches, they need more teachers

Posted on May 21, 2018 |
By Michele Lowy



I was hired at Bristol Elementary School in the spring of 2012, when I moved to Vermont, to be the literacy support teacher for grades 3 through 6. I had taught grades 2 through 8, mostly reading, writing, social studies and science, for over 20 years.

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Letter to the editor: Change state law to provide better health care access

Posted on May 21, 2018 |
By David Hills



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Letter to the editor: Don't shortchange teachers to pay off the wealthy

Posted on May 21, 2018 |
By Bob Zeliff



I don’t know anyone who likes to pay taxes. Most of us would like to see our taxes reduced.

At the same time, Vermonters have long wanted and consistently voted for the best schools for their kids. By our State Constitution this means equal education for all Vermont students. We don’t have a few great schools with many cheap but poor-quality schools like many states.

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Letter to the editor: Many helped Leicester Green Up

Posted on May 21, 2018 |
By Kate Briggs and Diane Benware



We would like to thank all the people who turned out this year to make Green Up so successful. When the snow finally melted, the roadsides looked ghastly! It didn’t seem like we could get it all done.  Volunteers from Salisbury, Leicester, and Brandon crossed town and county lines to make sure Route 53 was covered for its entire length.

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Clippings: A true native son to fill the ranks

Posted on May 17, 2018 |
By John Flowers



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