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Nature Watch, 10.6.21

Colors start slowly! This sketch of our treeline, from 20 years ago, brings it home. Sugar maples today have not really started,...

Then and Now, 10.6.21

The small brick cottage at the corner of College and Arsenal streets is a small portion of a much larger three-building complex...

State of Mind: The Rubber Meets the Road

Ahhh, it’s autumn. It’s time for that great autumn ritual here in Vermont. “Do you mean where...

The Way I See It: Death and Regret

The death was my father’s. On June 22, 2014, in a room at the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal,...

Demystifying Life Insurance

The COVID-19 pandemic reminded Americans how fragile life is. Applications for life insurance policies in the United States increased 4 percent in...

Letter to the Editor, 10.6.21

Appreciation for John Lazenby’s Photos Editor:  I want to commend the gorgeous artistry of John Lazenby’s...

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Pet of the Week

Sunny is a ray of sunshine, waiting to warm your heart with his affection. He loves attention, but not the carnival type...

Kindergarten Soccer Keeps Kids on Their Toes

Coaches Laurie Corson (left) and Jolynda Burton explain the game of “Sharks and Minnows” to a mostly attentive group of kindergartners at...

Renewable Energy Vermont Welcomes Peter Sterling as Interim Executive Director

Peter Sterling has joined Renewable Energy Vermont as interim executive director. Over his career, Sterling has established himself as an effective...