Thank you for support The family of Jim Sarven wishes to thank their relatives and friends who reflected on his life. Your sympathy and thoughtfulness will always be gratefully remembered and deeply appreciated. Bruce, Lorie, David & Craig All artists … Read more
Stephen King’s writing career stemmed from his love of reading A real event inspired master-of-horror Stephen King to write “It,” the book that will be released as a movie on Sept. 8, 2017. No contemporary author has more works made … Read more
Week of August 3 “All Lives Matter” is problematic I am writing in response to the recent article “Discord defines school board meeting” [7/29]. I was surprised to read that a Milton School Board member invoked the phrase “all lives … Read more
Week of July 27 By SEN. CAROLYN BRANAGAN (R-Franklin County) Late last week, economist Steve Kavet confirmed before the state legislative Joint Fiscal Committee that revenue for fiscal year 2017 did not meet expectations. Regular readers will remember the fiscal year … Read more
Food shelf needs your help Hunger is a problem in Vermont. According to Hunger Free Vermont: 69,724 Vermonters – 11.3 percent – live in food insecure households, meaning they don’t have regular access to nutritious food. Lack of affordable housing; … Read more
By Susan Larson Director, Milton Public Library Over the July 4th weekend, I made my first trek to the summit of Camel’s Hump. There were hikers who bypassed me on the way up and down. That may have been partly … Read more
Week of July 13 By SEN. CAROLYN BRANAGAN (R-Franklin County) At the State House, it always takes time to work through the most difficult problems. Knowing how my constituents think is extremely helpful in pointing me to how I should vote … Read more
Response to school board criticism I have attended the recent Milton School Board meetings, and I have to say that I am just as disappointed as the rest of this community in how things have turned out. I am a … Read more
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