Democrats advocate free higher education and loan forgiveness to lure young voters. They realize millions are graduating from college with massive debt. Democrats are correct about the severity of the problem, but their government dependency solution is unaffordable.

It’s time for a reality check on the South Burlington school budget. After the proposed 9.56% budget increase was defeated, the school board asked Superintendent David Young to come back with …

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Just read a great story about the Lake Placid Olympics in February 1980 and, of course, the U.S. Hockey Team’s sensational American Dream. Can’t believe it was 40 years ago and what a story it…

I, as a taxpayer, will be voting no again on school budget. They did not do enough cost-cutting; they only lower the tax increase from 7.65% to 7.29%. This tells me that we need again to hold …

“So if you only watch Fox News, because it’s reinforcing what you believe, you are not an informed citizen,” said Donald Trump’s former White House Chief of Staff John Kelly on Feb. 12 at Drew…

This letter is simply to thank all the members of the South Burlington School Board and City Council for their tireless dedication to improving the lives of South Burlington’s citizens.

Prior to the town meeting vote on the proposed school project, I wrote to this page under the above caption. At that time, the board had a guesstimate of $55,000,000 to do infrastructure upgra…

Thank you for giving me the honor of serving you for another two years. I do not take the responsibility lightly, and I will continue to work hard for our quality of life and future prosperity.

I want to thank the Board of Civil Authority for their work on the election and recount. I am grateful for the opportunity to run for City Council and humbled by the number of people that supp…

The most recent voting by the taxpayers of South Burlington was a lesson to those in charged that things need to change in regards to the city and school budgets.

On Town Meeting Day, voters in South Burlington rejected the school capital and operating budget proposals. The capital budget proposal was north of $209 million dollars and over 30 years was …

Writing as both a citizen of South Burlington and PAC Director for Citizens for an Affordable South Burlington Inc. (you may have noticed our Vote No! signs), let me say on behalf of the peopl…

Let’s assume, for the moment, that new middle school and high school buildings don’t adequately serve their students. Does that really mean we need to demolish and replace both buildings?

I am voting for Matt Cota for South Burlington City Council. Matt understands the balance needed between open space protection and a healthy balance of housing and business. He has clearly ide…

Reading the “Pre-Bond Design For New Middle/High School Plans, Oct.24” and other related articles raises many questions. The district hired Dore & Wittier Architectural and Management Firm…

There are times when we collectively need to hit the “refresh” button, and this election in SoBu is one of those times. There are very important issues facing our citizens and I believe that i…

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