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    Thanks to Library Supporters

    01/21/2015 05:19 PM EST
    To the Editor: As a bibliophile, writer, and a forty-four year resident of Manchester, I would like to commend everyone who made our new library a reality, especially Mrs. Win Hoyt. It's like an oasis in a sea of outlets. 
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    Third Annual Silent Auction A Success
    01/21/2015 05:18 PM EST - Third Annual Silent Auction A Success To the Editor: The West River Montessori School held its third annual silent auction Dec. 17th at the Landgrove Inn in Peru this year. We had to reschedule due to the inclement weather and we want to thank Full Story

    Lessons of History
    01/21/2015 05:17 PM EST - To the Editor: In the wake of the failed attempt in 1605 by Guy Fawkes and his conspirators to blow up the Parliament Building in London all Catholics across England were considered suspect and potential terrorists. Full Story

    Ski For Heat
    01/21/2015 05:16 PM EST - To the Editor: This weekend I went to x-c ski at Wild Wings (beautiful conditions, all trails open) to give myself a break from working at the computer. It is, after all, the joy of and gratitude for being on their trails — and Tracy and Full Story

    Library thanks The Thrifty Attic
    01/21/2015 05:16 PM EST - Library thanks The Thrifty Attic To the Editor: The South Londonderry Free Library would like to the thank the Board members and all the volunteers at The Thrifty Attic for its very generous grant to bar code all the books in your 'House of Books. Full Story

    What about Cannabis?
    01/21/2015 05:16 PM EST - What about Cannabis? To the Editor: A recent letter to the Bennington Banner proclaimed that Vermont should legalize, tax and regulate cannabis (marijuana). In his book "The Emperor Wears No Clothes," Jack Herer lays out all there is to know about Full Story

    Peru Church Thanks Thrifty Attic
    01/21/2015 05:16 PM EST - Peru Church Thanks Thrifty Attic To the Editor: The Peru Church is the grateful recipient of a community grant from the Thrifty Attic in Londonderry. The allocated funds will be used to defray the cost of replacing our historic steeple. Full Story

    Single Payer Isn't Dead
    01/14/2015 03:57 PM EST - To the Editor: Governor Shumlin's decision to suspend moving forward on the financing package for single payer in the coming legislative session does not mean that the dream of health care as a public good in Vermont is dead. Full Story

    Open letter to Patrick Kennedy (former US House Representative)
    01/14/2015 03:57 PM EST - Open letter to Patrick Kennedy (former US House Representative) To the Editor: Many young people have an innate interest in things that make them feel good and glow with an almost excited delirium for life. Full Story

    Thank you Thrifty Attic
    01/14/2015 03:54 PM EST - Thank you Thrifty Attic To the Editor: Flood Brook was the grateful recipient of three grants from the Thrifty Attic that will help enhance the student experience at Flood Brook. We thank you for your generosity in support of our local students. Full Story

    Zoo offers creepy way for lovelorn to get even with exes

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Feeling the sting of rejection? Itching to get even with an ex? The San Francisco Zoo is offering the burned and spurned masses the chance to "adopt" a hissing cockroach or giant scorpion in honor of their special ex-someone for Valentine's Day. Full Story
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
    Seth Rogen sorry for 'American Sniper' comments

    “The Interview” actor compared Clint Eastwood’s movie to a Nazi propaganda film depicted in “Inglourious Basterds” because both dealt with snipers, he says; but his comments were taken by many to suggest he was dismissing “American Sniper” as pro-war propaganda.