Category Archives: Opinion

Op - Ed
February 7, 2019

New jobs, new markets require new leadership

By Emerson Lynn What passes for economic development in Vermont is largely ineffective and not suited for the 21st century, according to Peter Stromgren and Bill Schubart who co-wrote a…

Op - Ed
February 7, 2019

‘ A, my name is Alice ’

By Lawrence Zupan “A, my name is Alice, and I come from Arlington, Vermont, and we sell… abortions.” The above variation on the children’s innocent alphabetical song game might well…

Letter
February 7, 2019

Time for a world revolution

Dear Editor, The real travesty to the news like that of recent similar instances that Green Mountain College will be closing due to economic problems is that meanwhile billions upon…

Letter
February 7, 2019

Pursuing other endeavors

Dear Editor, To our wonderful community at large: It’s been over nine years since I was hired to run the Rutland Youth Theatre as its leader. It has been an…

Letter
January 30, 2019

The truths about the public safety building

Dear Editor, There have been many misconceptions by the general public regarding the need for a new Public Safety Building. The major objection is to the cost, with no real…