Posts filed under: Community Voices

Braver Angels has ignited a flare of hope in the country. Might its programs for helping citizens on opposite sides of the political spectrum talk with each other bridge the...
We are a state full of committed citizens who care about the future of our planet and the preservation of our natural world....
Traces of opalescent light emblazon the western horizon as we drive south along Route 100 with the car radio tuned to WDEV....
Letters regarding support for Lewis Mudge and a message from Charlotte Fire and Rescue...
There is a severe housing shortage in Vermont for low-income earners and for the missing middle...
Letters from community members sharing their thoughts and opinions....
Thanks for all the help with library landscape plan, Prop 2 vote and Support for Becca Balint and Mike Yantachka...
I don’t have an abortion story, I have a pregnancy story. And pregnancy is much more dangerous, much more risky than abortion....
Once upon a time, human behavior obeyed an equivalent of Newton’s third law — for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction....
Supreme Court decision sets women’s rights back 50 years To the Editor: The anti-abortion majority Supreme Court’s Dobbs vs. Jackson Women’s Health decision overturning Roe v. Wade today sets women’s...
I doubt anyone who reads this column doesn’t know what NIMBY stands for: Not In My Backyard....
It is difficult to comprehend that there is yet another mass murder of children in our country....
I had rarely given much thought to trends surrounding funeral choices....
A letter of thanks and a planning commission question....
Ten years is a long time. Especially when you are young, it’s just about incomprehensible....
Overdose prevention sites don’t work and Yantachka running for reelection as representative....
We may imagine a homeless person as someone who was evacuated from Sears Lane in Burlington or a person sitting on the sidewalk with a sign asking for money, but...
Grange thanks community for online auction success and Who actually determines the future of our town?...
Vermont is experiencing a full-blown overdose crisis. A record 210 Vermonters died of preventable opioid-related overdoses in 2021, marking 33.7 overdose deaths per 100,000 people. That’s a 500 percent increase...
Village districts won’t develop without water and wastewater systems...