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State of Mind: Adventures in Parkingland

On a recent visit to Montpelier (I live in the suburbs), I came to appreciate how much...

The Way I See It: The Place That Holds Us All

The times we are living in are so big and often hard to hold. There are the obvious things: catastrophic climate change...

Heard on the Street, 9.22.21

Food Scrap Company Seeks Help Earthgirl Composting is seeking food haulers to work as substitutes and permanent employees, Thursdays...

Nature Watch, 9.22.21

Broad-winged hawks have glided their way down the mountains of Vermont on their ancient migration routes. Warblers, many thrushes, and songbirds have...

Then & Now, 9.22.21

Was produce sold on the streets of Montpelier in the 1880s or was this bountiful display created for the camera? Probably the...

Letters to the Editor, 9.22.21

Systemic Racism is Real Editor: I’m writing to express my displeasure that you published DeWitt Shank’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...