Editorial

I’ll never forget my first interview with Barbara Murphy, the former president of the former Johnson State College.

Legislative Update

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Now that COVID-related emergency legislation is winding down, the Legislature is returning to bills that had been on the back burner. As housing is within the domain of my committee work, one issue I was working on is how to increase the numb…

Guest Perspectives

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Over the past few months, our lives at work and at home have been upended by COVID-19. We have experienced a great deal of uncertainty and worry about our wellbeing and about the health of our communities on all levels.

Councilor Corner

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After our long winter and Gov. Phil Scott’s stay-at-home orders, most of us are itching to get outdoors. The biking, walking and running paths are there for you to get some exercise, and our nature parks and beach at Red Rocks for you to cool off.

Wellness Works

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This spring was tough. There’s no other way to say it, other than possibly adding a string of expletives.

The Forest and the Trees

It was a gray day. I was taking Dandelion, my little dog, out for his morning constitutional. The sky was gray, the lake was gray, the mountains were gray and even the neighbors’ houses were gray.

In Musing

I am a white woman. What right do I have to weigh in on Black Lives Matter?These are the two thoughts that have kept my mouth shut, my grief silent and my outrage worthless.

Message from the School Board

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In a unique drive-in graduation ceremony on June 12 at the Champlain Valley Expo, the South Burlington School District celebrated the class of 2020.

Help is Here

January is a time when many of us think about making changes in our lives. Enrollments at gyms and in diet programs increase as we try to our implement our New Year’s resolutions. For many of us, by February or March we have slipped back into…

Positive Parenting

The ongoing pressure of being a parent is hard. It is super hard. The choices we as parents and caregivers make now will have an impact on the rest of our children’s lives.

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