Those that are hell-bent on destroying the flag, fortunately, are few in number, but gain quite a bit of media attention when they carry out their objective — and for the media, it is news. What does not receive coverage are those businesses and residences that display the flag day in and day out.
It has been five years since the SEC commenced its investigation of the scandal in the Northeast Kingdom. Why did it take so long for state officials to act? Hopefully, a special prosecutor will be appointed and tell us why.
I have often written on the subject of embezzlement and its impact in Vermont. I have even gone so far as to note that in some ways it is the best job in Vermont. I now stand corrected: the best job in Vermont is that of our state’s U.S. senator.
Vermont’s high school grads go on to college, the military, the trades and other endeavors.
Nonprofits with huge endowments need to change. Otherwise, they, too, might be subject to Section 531 of the U.S. Tax Code.
If one were to ask Vermonters what was the significance of America’s invasion of the island of Guadalcanal, on August 7, 1942, from most, a blank stare would be the reaction. Not so if you put the question to Gedeon Lacroix.
The board should not waste time, energy and emotions attempting to rewrite history because some author dug up an issue that in 21st century standards we might find offensive.
What’s the real reason for the frustration that plays out in the sports stands today? I believe a great deal of the anxiety has to do what takes place not on the field, rink or court, but before the young athlete puts his or her uniform on.
Make no mistake: the Sanders saga is a Vermont success story, and in many ways surpasses Donald Trump’s achievements.