Tag Archives: Wendy Reese

Op - Ed
March 23, 2016

The yoga of politics

By Wendy Reese

Teaching yoga for 15 years, I’ve come to know that yoga improves balance, strength, flexibility and the ability to surrender. Unknowingly, I became a student of yoga from a most unlikely teacher when I volunteered for a nine-month appointment on…

Pittsfield rejects town budget over pay increases
Local News
March 9, 2016

Pittsfield rejects town budget over pay increases

Courtesy of the Pittsfield Select Board

Columns show the hourly rates for the 2015 actual pay to Pittsfield town employees, the Vermont Municipal Compensation report average, and what was budgeted for 2016.

PITTSFIELD—On Tuesday, March 1, Pittsfield voters…

Sports
February 12, 2016

New “healthy back class” offered in Pittsfield

PITTSFIELD — Nearly one in 10 people worldwide suffer back pain. It is the number one reason for missed worked days in the United States. Ranging from uncomfortable to debilitating, back pain often is not a one time event.

While exercise helps decrease rates of…

News Briefs
October 8, 2015

News Briefs: Pittsfield

By Wendy Reese

U.S. Forest Service presentation

Jay Strand and Christopher Mattrick of the U.S. Forest Service, Rochester Ranger District, shared information on the proposed Robinson Integrated Resource Project (IRP). In the upcoming months, public meetings will be held to take comments, questions, and requests…