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Heard on the Street, Oct. 5, 2022

Pandemic Changed Local Vineyards Scene  Until the pandemic there were three local vineyards, either in Montpelier or just outside....

Then and Now, Oct. 5, 2022

When Edward Dewey, vice president of National Life Insurance Company, in 1889 decided that he wanted to build a large, ornate Queen...

Nature Watch, Oct. 5, 2022

This jumble of impossible brilliance in the understory is the site of a scurry of white-throated sparrows. We have thrown down mixed...

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 5, 2022

Humor Column as Therapy To the Editor: Larry Floersch’s columns are a treat, sometimes just the...

Keeping Kids and Teens Healthy and Safe: Parenting Challenges with Retail Cannabis

By Ann Gilbert It has taken quite a while and many steps along the way for legal retail cannabis...

State of Mind: Battle of Plattsburgh Version 09.2022

Rumors of war had been circulating for months – on posters, in TV spot ads, and through...

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A Message From City Hall: Including All Voices in 203 Country Club Road Project

by Evelyn Prim As Montpelier explores how to use the 133 acres of land at 203 Country Club Road,...

A Message from City Hall: Montpelier Flood Watch

Montpelier has experienced flooding since its inception, with recorded events back as far as July 1830. These include the Great Flood of...

A Message from City Hall: Summer Activities

Summer is in full swing including a stretch of unusually hot days. The Mountaineers are playing well, summer camps are packed, the...