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    Strike a pose

    07/28/2014 09:58 PM EDT
    I made a new friend while on vacation last week. Our kids went to the same day camp in central Vermont, and while they made maple butter, canoed and built fairy houses, we bantered about balancing life and kids while we waded in a glorious, frigid stream. 
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    On open, effective town government and Brattleboro's town manager search
    07/28/2014 09:56 PM EDT - The process and the substance of local government are tough stuff. Full Story

    They can swim, really
    07/28/2014 09:56 PM EDT - It was a laid-back fishing afternoon that would end at a pool that could produce several nice fish; maybe even ones of different species, small mouth bass, rock bass even rainbow trout. Full Story

    Despite EPA 'pass,' Vermont faces carbon reduction challenges
    07/28/2014 09:54 PM EDT - State officials celebrated Vermont getting a "pass" after the U.S. EPA announced June 2 its state-by-state plan to reduce power-related carbon emissions 30 percent nationwide by 2030. Full Story

    Equality for women: We can do better
    07/26/2014 09:32 AM EDT - "When language fails, violence becomes a language. Silence also becomes a language". Full Story

    School consolidation, charters, and choice
    07/24/2014 09:35 PM EDT - Vermonters moan about their steadily rising education property taxes, especially as the number of students continually decreases. Full Story

    A pox on pax
    07/23/2014 11:34 PM EDT - It's likely enough that at this very moment, somewhere on earth, a civilian is being slaughtered because of living in the wrong place at the wrong time. Full Story

    Milestones
    07/22/2014 09:36 PM EDT - Norman, OK. When I was eight or nine years old, in the 50s, there was an uncle in our family who was considered the jokester, always providing entertaining diversions at family events. Full Story

    The girls of Sleepy Hollow
    07/21/2014 10:07 PM EDT - I wasn't afraid of spiders as a little girl, but my older sister loathed them. Full Story

    New carbon rules are a breath of fresh air
    07/20/2014 09:53 PM EDT - The United States is finally poised to take an important step to curb carbon pollution that is contributing to climate disruption across the globe after decades of denial, hand-wringing, foot-dragging and lawsuits. Full Story

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    Giant ketchup bottle draws tourists in Illinois

    COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — For tourist Bruce Pasarow of Buena Park, California, leaving Illinois before seeing what's billed as the "World's Largest Bottle of Catsup" was not an option. Full Story
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    Ronstadt gets answer to 'When Will I Be Loved?'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Linda Ronstadt got the answer to that question she's been asking for decades: "When Will I Be Loved? Full Story
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    Batkid documentary in the works

    A film about Miles Scott, the 5-year-old who stole the hearts of millions when he “saved Gotham” as part of a Make-a Wish Foundation event in San Francisco, is underway, but needs funds to be finished; a trailer has aired at Comic-Con.