It is very likely that many of you read or heard about the article in Seven Days, “Guarded Secrets.” It contained disturbing allegations about the treatment of women in state custody at the Ch…

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For years, I blamed the wise men. I thought they were the ones responsible for this holiday gift-giving racket where shopping becomes the reason for the season. I scoffed at the precedent the …

It’s well understood that Vermonters love wildlife, but many of us don’t stop to consider who makes decisions about our wildlife? The statewide, grassroots Vermont Wildlife Coalition hopes to …

When the holidays near, we are reminded to be grateful during this giving season. It is the season of giving gifts, of giving time, of giving good will - and most importantly, of giving thanks.

This letter is written on behalf of the Shelburnewood residents who live on or near Harrington Avenue to thank the Sweeney family for the donation of land and the permission of Shelburne local…

The developmental gains a child will have from interactions with adults preparing and cooking a meal are countless. Children are wired to learn and are ready to take in information.

I keep two winter coats in my office year-round now: a man’s and a woman’s coat. The “why” takes me back to last winter when Jonathan came into the office to ask for help. I’ve known Jonathan …

A group of volunteers from the Davis Park Neighborhood volunteered last month to help plant seven cedar trees at the Davis Park Natural Playground. The trees for the project were donated and S…

I’d like to publicly thank Jaime Heins and Mike Ashooh for organizing the Economic Development Forum on Sept. 24 and offer a special thanks to all of the panelists who provided their time, per…

On Sept. 24 at the new Pierson Library, we held an economic development forum to address persistent concerns raised by the community regarding the business climate and economic development in …

Saturday, Sept. 14, saw the grand opening of the new library and renovated Town Hall. Public turnout was incredible. The festivities would not have been possible without the hard work of libra…

Is it too late to save the planet from climate change? The loudest voices seem to convince us that it is. I’m listening to developments that don’t make the front page but that convince me ther…

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