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Essay contest draws solid entries, to continue

By ROSS CONNELLY        Two months go quickly. In this case, the two months that elapsed since The Hardwick Gazette essay contest took off on June 11 comes to a close August 11. The contest, which offers entrants an opportunity to write an essay as to why they want to own a rural weekly newspaper in…

Our neighbors are looking out for us

I want to express my sincere appreciation for Essex Police Chief Brad LaRose for going way beyond the call of duty, not only to merely enforce the laws on the book – but to be proactive about the situation with a recently released sex offender, taking literally unprecedented steps to involve and inform the public…