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    Our Opinion: Trump doesn't really want to be president

    08/18/2016 02:12 PM EDT
    If Donald Trump actually wants to serve the American people, which we doubt, he's doing it wrong. On Tuesday, while speaking at a rally in Wilmington, N.C., Trump said of Hillary Clinton: "If she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do folks. 
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    Letter from the Editor
    08/03/2016 09:34 AM EDT - Full disclosure up front — this one's personal. Typically over the past 10 years we've tried to run commentary about local, state, national and occasionally international issues in this space, but this time, it will have to serve as a way of Full Story

    LETTERS
    Letter to the editor: Red Cross blood drive thank you

    Red Cross blood drive thank you The Red Cross Blood Drive held in July was a success where we went over our goal, surprisingly. We apologize to those who walked in to donate and had a long waiting time. Full Story
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    Dorset Quarry: A good thing gone bad

    Growing up in South Dorset, Vermont in the 1950's and '60's there were limited opportunities for fun. You made the most of what was available, which wasn't much. If you were a boy you were expected to play Little League. Full Story
    COMMUNITY NEWS
    Manchester Elementary Middle School Bus Route Schedule 2016-2017

    Please allow 15 minutes before and after estimated stop times, due to unforeseen conditions and safety issues.
    Morning Bus 1 Trip 1 Stop #1 7:16 39 School St. Stop #2 7:18 147 Bonnet St. Stop #3 7:20 Little Rooster Cafe Stop #4 7:22 Franklin St. & Dillingham (pick up at 95 West Rd.) Stop #5 7:23 Village Glen & West Rd. Full Story
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    Our Opinion: Trump doesn't really want to be president

    08/18/2016 02:12 PM EDT
    If Donald Trump actually wants to serve the American people, which we doubt, he's doing it wrong. On Tuesday, while speaking at a rally in Wilmington, N.C., Trump said of Hillary Clinton: "If she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do folks. 
    Full Story
    Letter from the Editor
    08/03/2016 09:34 AM EDT - Full disclosure up front — this one's personal. Typically over the past 10 years we've tried to run commentary about local, state, national and occasionally international issues in this space, but this time, it will have to serve as a way of Full Story

    Arts, crafts and entertainment
    08/02/2016 03:44 PM EDT - We'd like to encourage the town's Planning Commission — which based on the conversation at its previous meeting last week clearly "got it" and seems on the same page as we are — to move forward with a greater emphasis on the role of the Full Story

    Scott, Minter, Brock and Smith
    07/25/2016 03:23 PM EDT - Vermonters will be electing a new Governor and Lt. Governor this fall during the general election. Every time the state's top jobs are up for grabs it's an important moment that changes the arc of policy choices and priorities from one direction to Full Story

    Trans Pacific Partnership is good for the U.S.
    07/21/2016 12:48 PM EDT - One of the casualties of the rough-and-tumble of Presidential politics this year has been a major trade agreement the U.S. signed with 11 of its major Pacific Ocean trading partners earlier this year known as the Trans Pacific Partnership, or TPP. Full Story

    A time to lower voices
    07/12/2016 01:03 PM EDT - Last week was to say the least, an eventful one on the national level. The week that began with the 4th of July festivities marking the 240th birthday of the nation was then marred — or maybe in a strange way honored because the process showed Full Story

    On Rainbows, 'Brexit' and fireworks
    07/07/2016 04:45 PM EDT - Rainbow Family All it took to put Mt. Tabor on the map was the arrival of an estimated 10,000 members of the "Rainbow Family," a 1960s-style countercultural holdover who dropped in for a brief stay in the woods of the Green Mountain National Forest. Full Story

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    Ben Affleck hints that Deathstroke is coming to big screen

    Ben Affleck posted video of Deathstroke on social media Monday, hinting that the the comic book villain may appear in upcoming Justice League film.