"More Elephants in Dorset"
02/20/2015 03:15 PM EST
Robert (Bob) Allen's opinion entitled "Why a pro-business Dorset is a good idea" (Manchester Journal, 2/6/15) was an intriguing piece of writing at first blush. It seems quite convincing until one digs deeper into the guts of his arguments. I admire Bob and his courage in publicly identifying an "elephant in the room" - the Barrows House proposed event barn. Following his lead, it must be noted that there's not simply one elephant but, in fact, an entire herd in town.Full Story
How to make the most out of Social Security
02/26/2015 09:52 AM EST - How to make the most out of Social Security Yes, it's complicated. Social Security benefits have been around since 1935 and, like taxes, have become increasingly complex through time. Most people are losing out because they don't understand the fine Full Story
"Bans, Taxes, and Regulations"
02/26/2015 09:51 AM EST - In recent years, Vermonters have seen a flurry of laws come out of Montpelier which have hiked tax rates, increased State spending, and imposed new burdensome regulations — all things that make Vermont a less affordable place to live and work. Full Story
Clean Water in Vermont
02/26/2015 09:47 AM EST - One week ago, a group of clean water advocates, water quality experts, local teachers and professors made an urgent plea to legislators to pass a high quality water bill for Vermont this year. The theme, "All In" was advanced by Emerson Lynn from Full Story
Clean Water in Vermont
02/24/2015 10:06 AM EST - One week ago, a group of clean water advocates, water quality experts, local teachers and professors made an urgent plea to legislators to pass a high quality water bill for Vermont this year. The theme, "All In" was advanced by Emerson Lynn from Full Story
Vote Manchester Community Library at the Ballot Box March 3rd
02/20/2015 01:32 PM EST -
Your Manchester Community Library Board of Trustees encourage you to "Vote Library" Tuesday, March 3 at the ballot box in Town Hall's Kilburn meeting room.Full Story
Nebraska police find pot inside container labeled 'Not Weed'
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man in Lincoln, Nebraska, has been cited for possessing pot inside a container that had been slapped with a label reading: "Not Weed. Full Story
Shawn Ashmore on job security uncertainty on 'The Following'
NEW YORK (AP) — The cast of Fox's TV series "The Following," knows that it's not the kind of gig that provides job security. Full Story
Scarlett Johansson defends John Travolta's Oscars behavior
“Lucy” actress says red carpet encounter was 'very sweet’ and 'totally welcome.’