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Jan. 6, 2021, will forever mark a day of infamy for our nation. It will be remembered because our beloved Capitol building — the very heart of our democracy — was stormed and laid under siege.

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In the aftermath of last week’s deeply unsettling attack on our American democracy, the Jewish communities of Vermont stand together with people of good conscience to vehemently oppose mob rule, violence, and racist and antisemitic hatred.

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I want to thank the residents of the three towns of Charlotte, Shelburne and Hinesburg that our Rotary Club serves for the generous support during a challenging year for all of us.

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This time of year, and this year especially, I am particularly mindful about Howard Center’s critical role in the community and my gratitude for all who continue to support Howard Center’s work throughout the year.

I’ve just finished looking at the new edition and reading “Shelburne Farms in Numbers.”

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Hello, My Name Is Cleo. I am a student at Shelburne Community School in 7th Grade.

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Immigration and Customs Enforcement has held over 500,000 immigrants this year. Over 700 children have been separated from their families due to border camps.

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We have a problem. We like to think of ourselves as a welcoming community that believes in equality for all but yet women are forced to pay 100s of dollars a year over something out of their control.

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I am Gwenyth Irwin, a student at Shelburne Community School. I am writing this letter because it is important to me that everyone gets the same human rights no matter what color their skin is.

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My name is Lilly Palmer, and I’m a seventh-grader at Shelburne Community School and I would like to talk to you about a cause that I feel strongly about and that others should be aware of.

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My Name is Maggie Smith, and I go to Shelburne Community School in Shelburne Vermont. I am writing to you because I think there should be more homeless shelters in Vermont.

I’ve been meaning to write for some time. I very much enjoy the Shelburne News. This issue and many of them.

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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.

Every Vermonter has the right to thrive and live their life free from violence. Unfortunately, the reality is that too many Vermonters aren’t safe. Each year, thousands of Vermonters experienc…

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