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    School choice and Act 46

    08/24/2015 05:19 PM EDT
    While Act 46, Vermont's recently enacted education statute that is the best attempt to date to seriously prod school districts into looking at ways to merge and consolidate with an eye towards eventually right-sizing a system that spends more money 
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    Not good enough
    08/18/2015 03:29 PM EDT - There's always two sides to a story. Sometimes several. That being the case, it would behoove the board of directors of the Mountain Valley Medical Clinic in Londonderry to explain in a little more detail why an apparently popular physician who has Full Story

    LETTERS
    Staying Around

    To the Editor: Dear members of the community and beloved patients and friends — It has been my great pleasure to be your doctor and part of this community over the past two years. As you know, I have tried to provide first-class modern medical Full Story
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    Takin' Care of Business

    Only four states have legalized marijuana for recreational use so far. Another 23 have given the nod for using cannabis for medical usage. Today it is a $2.7 billion industry that is set to grow substantially in the years ahead if more states jump Full Story
    COMMUNITY NEWS
    'Re-opening' planned for Rec Park

    ARLINGTON >> The Arlington Recreational and Park Committee, in collaboration with the Town of Arlington, will hold a "Grand Re-Opening" to celebrate the completion of new tennis and basketball courts. Full Story
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    School choice and Act 46

    08/24/2015 05:19 PM EDT
    While Act 46, Vermont's recently enacted education statute that is the best attempt to date to seriously prod school districts into looking at ways to merge and consolidate with an eye towards eventually right-sizing a system that spends more money 
    Full Story
    Not good enough
    08/18/2015 03:29 PM EDT - There's always two sides to a story. Sometimes several. That being the case, it would behoove the board of directors of the Mountain Valley Medical Clinic in Londonderry to explain in a little more detail why an apparently popular physician who has Full Story

    New Look for Depot Street
    08/04/2015 12:48 PM EDT - The proposed overhaul of Depot Street has been one of those initiatives that seemed to be forever off in the distance, always just over the horizon, until it wasn't. Word that town officials have formally filed for a state transportation grant to Full Story

    We Can Work It Out
    07/20/2015 04:48 PM EDT - It's unfortunate, in our view, that the town of Manchester and the Food Cupboard, a charitable, non-profit organization which distributes food to the needy, have struggled to come up with a new lease agreement with mutually acceptable terms for both Full Story

    Trust but Verify
    07/14/2015 01:02 PM EDT - The nuclear arms control agreement reached with Iran earlier this week is to be welcomed. It gives the world, and especially the tinderbox of the Middle East, the best chance to walk back from a potential situation that could bring even more Full Story

    More than Just Trade is Involved
    06/22/2015 02:43 PM EDT - By the time many of you read this in the newspaper, the fate of the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership, a sweeping trade agreement between the U.S. and some of its major trading partners, may be clearer. Full Story

    Six Is Enough
    06/15/2015 04:11 PM EDT - By now, virtually every aspect of Gov. Peter Shumlin's surprise announcement last week that he would not seek a fourth term in the governor's office has been sliced and diced every imaginable way possible by political analysts from the local general Full Story

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    VMAs: Nicki Minaj fires back at Miley Cyrus

    After winning award for 'Anaconda,” Minaj challenges Cyrus, who responds by seemingly blaming the media for feud.