Category Archives: Opinion

Op - Ed
December 26, 2018

An unfortunate law

By Dick McCormack When the Legislature convenes in January, there will be an effort to amend the Vermont Constitution to alter the 1777 language prohibiting slavery, the first prohibition of…

Letter
December 26, 2018

Killington Public Safety Building revised

Dear Editor, The committee for the new public safety building along with representatives from each department and the design team met again after receiving the drawings which were presented in…

Letter
December 26, 2018

Accept and help all the children

Dear Editor, My heart is breaking for the child who felt so alone in our community that the only answer they could come to was violence. We need to wrap…

Letter
December 26, 2018

Thank you, emergency responders

Dear Editor, Throughout the course of this year I have had the opportunity to meet many first-responders in the fire service, emergency medical services, law enforcement, and emergency management through…

Letter
December 18, 2018

Relax, and let the sun shine in

Dear Editor, Things are getting better. Dec 11 is the time when the sun starts to set later. A second of time a day at the start and by noon…

Letter
December 18, 2018

Thank you to craft fair volunteers

Dear Editor, On Saturday, Nov. 17, the Pittsford Recreation Department sponsored the annual holiday craft sale in the Lothrop Gym and downstairs in the cafeteria. The Recreation Department would like…

Op - Ed
December 18, 2018

Time to shred the naughty or nice list

By Melissa Martin Santa Claus (a.k.a, St. Nick, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, or simply Santa) is a Christmas figure celebrated for flying around the globe on Dec. 25 to give…