Student success depends on a variety of factors — aptitude, motivation and morale — as well as attendance and alertness, supportive parents and community, quality teachers and administrators, and facilities that are safe, healthy and designed…
Is our precious democracy effective at solving the greatest human crises? It took the United States 90 years to abolish slavery after the initial abolitionist movement began in Philadelphia in 1775.
When your kids have kids there’s a creed you repeat devoutly every time you talk to someone whose kids have kids: Grandchildren – there’s nothing like them.
Connect The Dots
In November 2018, South Burlington adopted interim zoning with the following goal: “The prioritization for conservation of existing open spaces, forest blocks, and working landscapes in South Burlington in the sustenance of our natural ecosystem, scenic viewsheds, and river corridors.”
The Vermont Suffrage Centennial Alliance chose to make voting and voting rights — their history, the struggles to attain this right and exercise it and the vigilance and advocacy necessary to preserve and expand them — the centerpiece of its …
Message from the School Board
Kevin Dorn’s guest perspective, “Keep police presence in South Burlington Schools, says manager,” is an example of white privilege in action. (The Other Paper, June 17, 2021)
Do I look like a deviled egg? Or remind you vaguely of a jalapeño popper? I must, because whenever there’s a potluck, I am always assigned the appetizers.
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