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Support Levy this March

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With two recent elections behind us in November and December, the last thing on anyone’s mind right now is another one in March, but the calendar doesn’t rest. Town Meeting and the town selectboard election are important for everyone who cares about the future of the community, and that includes village residents. There will be…

Uncertainty won’t sidetrack health care progress

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Many Vermonters – including health care providers – feel uncertain and concerned about the future of health care in light of the significant political changes the national elections triggered. We want our patients to know that regardless of these developments, the University of Vermont Health Network is committed to improving quality and controlling costs by…

To Phil Scott: Ignore this plan

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When something seems too simple, it most often is. That applies to a Vermont group calling on Gov.-elect Phil Scott to flip all the state’s conventional dairy farms to organic. The group, led by Roger Allbee, Vermont’s former Secretary of Agriculture, and Michael Colby, co-founder of Regeneration Vermont, sent an open letter to the governor-elect…

Creating holiday traditions throughout generations

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Ask a person about their favorite holiday traditions, regardless of what their celebration or festival is, and chances are it revolves around baking. Growing up, my home was filled with the smell of peanut butter blossoms during the holiday season. My job for each batch was to peel all the Hershey kisses to then put…