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    Southern Economic Zone

    06/01/2015 04:26 PM EDT
    One of the pieces of legislation we overlooked during our recent assessment of this year's legislative session was the creation of a special economic zone for the southern Vermont region. Known as the Southern Vermont Economic Zone, and established 
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    Some Gave All
    05/25/2015 03:54 PM EDT - Why do people willingly put their lives in peril in times of war and conflict? Is it for love of country, or to go back to an earlier time, love — or fear — of a monarch or warlord? To defend their property, their home, village or Full Story

    Legislative Report Card
    05/19/2015 02:29 PM EDT - The first year of the 2015-16 legislative biennium may well be remembered for its unusual start and a bizarre, as well as sad and troubling end, if allegations against one of the state senators are upheld in court. Full Story

    Doug Shaw
    05/12/2015 10:13 AM EDT - Manchester lost one of its leading citizens and a link to its past last week when Doug Shaw, the former president of the insurance agency that bore his name — Shaw Insurance — passed away on May 4. Full Story

    Public Safety
    05/11/2015 04:34 PM EDT - The dust may not have quite settled completely yet over the report issued by a consulting group last week which studies the police, fire and rescue services in Manchester and Dorset, but when it does, there are some worthwhile ideas to consider Full Story

    Run, Bernie, Run
    05/04/2015 01:06 PM EDT - It's a dream come true for Vermont journalists at any rate — our very own U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders has announced he's running for President. All of a sudden, the playground of presidential politics just grew exponentially. Full Story

    "YES" on Zoning
    04/28/2015 12:06 PM EDT - There's a lot going on this week on the international, national and state levels that would and probably will be worthy of editorial comment. The Pacific Trade Agreement, for which President Obama has sought "fast track" authority — meaning Full Story

    Time for Plan B
    04/21/2015 12:40 PM EDT - It's almost too easy at this point to throw rocks at Vermont Health Connect, Vermont's state-designed health insurance website, so we won't. Out of deference to the people who have no doubt labored long and hard to try and get the insurance exchange Full Story

    Our Opinion: Tale of Two Vermonts
    04/14/2015 01:43 PM EDT - Vermont is a pretty small state, compared to most of the others. We edge out Rhode Island in terms of square miles, and are roughly similar to New Hampshire, but that's about it. Which makes it all the more surprising that one corner of Vermont Full Story

    A Good Start
    04/06/2015 12:18 PM EDT - You can't have it both ways. Vermonters who are feeling the heat of painfully high and unsustainable property tax bills, sooner or later, will have accept there's a price to be paid for stabilizing and if possible, reducing them. Full Story

    Recipients of donations from Prince's concert announced

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The proceeds from Prince's "Rally 4 Peace" concert last month will go to the NACCP and two city programs, according to a news release sent by the entertainer's publicist. Full Story
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    Clint Eastwood to direct hero pilot Captain Sully's biopic

    Oscar winning director will oversee film based on the book 'Highest Duty: My Search For What Really Matters' by Danville's Captain Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger, who successfully landed his disabled plane on the Hudson River.