Editorials
16 results total, viewing 1 - 10
The Vermont Press Association praises and thanks the Vermont Legislature for approving a shield law designed to protect journalists from unwarranted subpoenas concerning their sources.The House of Representatives gave final approval to the … more
The Vermont Press Association praises and thanks the Vermont Legislature for approving a shield law designed to protect journalists from unwarranted subpoenas concerning their sources. The House of Representatives gave final approval to the … more
The State Senate is fine with legalizing, regulating and taxing marijuana for recreational use by adults ages 21 and older, having voted for the second time in two years to do just that. But when it came to a proposal for raising the minimum age … more
Like zombies on television, the carbon tax, once left for dead, has returned from Montpelier's political graveyard to torment the living. Rep. Selene Coburn (D-Burlington) sent us a 825-word essay on Monday about four separate statehouse proposals … more
Having had the pleasure of sitting down with Ariel Rudiakov and Joana Genova of Taconic Music and with Adam Neiman of Manchester Music Festival over the past few weeks, we could not help but wonder: Is there enough support in the region for two … more
When clouds and low fog hang over the mountains and the rain seems to never let up for more than a few hours, one wonders if spring has truly arrived, or if it's just a rumor circulated by the people who print desk calendars. It's easy, with dreary … more
The arrest of three undocumented migrant workers last week in Vermont by federal immigration officials is cause for great concern. The Department of Homeland Security, which oversees the agents of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, denied … more
Bennington Superior Court on Thursday, March 9 was the center of attention for the north and south shires. But it wasn't a happy occasion. It was a sobering set of circumstances that brought the media, the police and family members to Courtroom No. … more
It's not an easy thing, in a part of the world where self-governance and self-reliance is an important source of identity and pride, to cede a measure of local control and join forces with your neighbors. That's the big step that the town meeting … more
If you needed a reminder that Act 46 is a significantly flawed piece of legislation, a few minutes at the forum held Tuesday at Burr and Burton Academy's Riley Center on the proposed Taconic & Green Regional Education District merger served as a … more
1 | 2 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 90 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.

Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions