August 11, 2016 RSS feed / Opinion

Rec. Director Lauds Town

Opinion / Aug. 11, 2016 /

As I prepare to leave my position as the Randolph recreation director this week, I want to take a moment to compliment the community.  Read More

Toyotas, CO2, And Trump

Opinion / Aug. 11, 2016 /

Monday, Aug. 8, the New York times discussed the challenge of truth and objectivity.  Most might not know and might not care that the Toyota Prius has a transmission backed up by a battery which is sold as good for 10 years or 200,000 miles. Read More

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The Degree of Difficulty and The Flip Side of Everything

Opinion / Aug. 11, 2016 /
Ann Aikens

When I’m not puzzling about our political climate, pondering which mosquito-borne illness is most likely at a particular time of day (West Nile by night; Zika and dengue by day) or fretting about The Really Big One, I’m contemplating the Read More

Action Needed To Remove Vehicles

Opinion / Aug. 11, 2016 /

I read with interest the news of the Royalton Selectboard in the Aug. 4 issue. Apparently the board received a complaint about a number of abandoned vehicles on a property in South Royalton.  What is alarming is the reaction. Read More

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Another Day, Another Embrace, Another Diety

Opinion / Aug. 11, 2016 / By Heather McKeown
Heather In Flight

The airplane interphone dinged and, as I was working in the aft galley, I answered.  “There’s a man coming back to seat 26C. He’s really afraid to fly. Read More