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The Way I See It: Winter Refuge

“Stepping out of the busyness, stopping our endless pursuit of getting somewhere else, is perhaps the most...

State of Mind: Shaken, Not Stirred

This issue of The Bridge contains an article about plunging your body into cold water to enhance your mental and physical health...

Letters to the Editor, 1.20.21

Thank You For Publishing B. Lambek and B. Floersch Editor, I would like to say how...

Nature Watch, 1.20.21

Steadily, predictably, unlike the affairs of humans, winter nights with their cold clear skies, shorten.  Neighbor and friend Rob Halpert has been...

Remembering the Local Music Scene of the 1960s

I read and enjoyed my fellow musician, Willy Lindner’s, piece “Until He Doesn’t . . . Recalling music’s role in a changing...

Every Precious Thing

My Christmas tree tells a story of light and dark, of the weighty and sacred sweep of my life.

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Montpelier Clerk Leads Effort to Condemn Title Insurance Lawsuit

An open letter containing signatures from more than 200 municipal clerks, treasurers, and other municipal officials was sent from the Montpelier City...

Hunters Take 6,136 Turkeys in 2020

MONTPELIER — Turkey hunters had a bountiful year in 2020. “Although 2020 will undoubtedly be remembered as the year...

Hike Your Way Through This New Year’s Weekend

MONTPELIER — Put on your insulated hiking boots and strap your snowshoes on your back. Winter hiking season is here!