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Nature Watch

Every summer I like to make my way up to the Champlain Islands where I can see colonies of purple martins, our...

Montpelier’s First July 4th Celebration: 1807

History Corner By Carla Occaso Montpelier grew quickly after it was declared the seat of Vermont’s...

Keep up the Good Work

To the Editor: I'm a friend and admirer of Bernie Lambek and thought his latest column, "Imitators" (June 8-21,...

The Rise of Hitler Trump

To the Editor:  Bernie Lambek's commentary was excellent, and with the January 6 hearings in progress, I thought it...

Stop Hogging Street Parking

To the Editor:  Montpelier street parking is not personal property for property owners to store their vehicles. Do they...

A History of Pride Day in Vermont

By Keith Goslant Thank you for your front-page picture recognizing and celebrating the recent Central Vermont Pride Festival. However,...

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A Message from City Hall: Work to be Done

Many spring and summer activities are getting ready to launch. I’m sure most of us are looking forward to the return of...

A Message from City Hall: More on Infrastructure and Bond Proposals

With annual voting happening on or before March 1, there has been much discussion about the budget, proposed bonds, and infrastructure in...

Annual Voting on March 1 and More

The Annual City Election is right around the corner. The actual election day is Tuesday, March 1 with polls open at city...