September 28, 2017 RSS feed / Opinion

VT-ers Flocked To the Rescue

Opinion / Sep. 28, 2017 /

Many thanks to all who assisted us two elderlys in our time of distress on September 16. Our GPS betrayed us on our way to a family wedding in Vermont and we ended up in need of a tow out of the ditch near Hancock.  Read More

Cemetery Flowers Were Stolen

Opinion / Sep. 28, 2017 /

This is a notice letting people know there is a very disrespectful person out there who thinks it’s OK to steal a wire hanging basket with a plant in it from the South Pleasant Cemetery.  How pathetic, but not surprising! Read More

Animal Abuse At Oxen-Pulling

Opinion / Sep. 28, 2017 /

I am writing this regarding my recent visit to the Tunbridge Fair on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017.  My husband and I decided to visit the Tunbridge Fair this year. Read More

Fresh Air Fund: Again a Success

Opinion / Sep. 28, 2017 /

With the dedication and commitment of thousands of volunteer host families, this summer was filled with new experiences and friendships for thousands of children from New York City’s low-income communities.  Read More

Roper’s Voter Commentary Inaccurate, Misleading

Opinion / Sep. 28, 2017 / By Jim Condos

Recently, Ethan Allen Institute President Rob Roper posted an op-ed with the inflammatory, sensational title, “So Second Home Owners Can Vote in Vermont?” Perhaps as intended, Mr. Read More

Free Access

Military Presence in Mid-East Does U.S. No Good

Opinion / Sep. 28, 2017 /
Haviland Smith

President Trump’s stated goal during his August 21 speech in Arlington, Virginia was “winning in Afghanistan.”  The unfortunate fact is that between US and Middle East realities, “winning in Afghanistan” is highly u Read More