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The Vermont Department of Public Safety has earned two reputations of late — one good and the other bad.First, the good reputation: The department recruits and employs dedicated public servants who are willing to put themselves in harm's way … more
Hildene applauds the State of Vermont for calling attention to the importance of clean water by celebrating "Clean Water Week," August 20 - 26. Vermonters andvisitors alike are invited by Governor Scott to join in, "Celebrating Vermont's waters, and … more
Are you prepared for the solar eclipse? Well I am, and the special binoculars were a steal for only $19.95 on line. They came with free shipping and a second pair since I ordered them as soon as I saw the promotion. Good deal? Well it just may be … more
Fraud Busters: Crusaders for "truth, justice, and the American Way!" Who are these relentless superheroes? Surprise - all of us! We are the front line in combatting fraud and scams; we need to constantly educate ourselves as well as friends, family, … more
The Bennington Banner and Manchester Journal recently reported that The Vermont Board of Libraries, on July 11, 2017, postponed making a decision to rename The Dorothy Canfield Fisher Book Award. The reason the board was meeting in the first place … more
"Fool me once; shame on you. Fool me twice; shame on me." - UnknownThrough our electoral process we have elected a pathological liar as our president. It's true that public figures will sometimes stretch the truth. Former NBC News anchor man, Brian … more
MANCHESTER — For freshman representative Linda Joy Sullivan, connecting with her constituents is a top priority. The Dorset resident joined me recently on Vermont Voices to discuss her first year in Vermont's legislature and her previous … more
With the Legislature's 2017 session finally complete, we asked the regular contributors to our Legislative Corner — Reps. Linda Joy Sullivan, Brian Keefe, Cynthia Browning and Oliver Olsen — to weigh in on a few questions about the … more
Sen. Bernie Sanders, et al, have made it quite clear they despise President Donald Trump and all that he stands for. Nevertheless, the Senator and his family have emulated the Trumps in so many ways that it has to be disheartening to his legion of … more
In 1789, our members of Congress received a whopping $0.50 per day salary. Six years later they doubled for Representatives to $1 per day. Senators got a huge increase to $7 per day. The following year everyone got $6per day. Nineteen years later … more
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