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September 27th

Tunnel boring machine breaks through Middlebury

Posted on September 27, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — After a journey of 30 days and some 140 feet, the large tunnel boring machine at work in the downtown Middlebury rail bridges project emerged into daylight in Riverfront Park at mid-day on Thursday, Sept. 20. The machine bore a 5-foot-diameter hole from the 40-foot-deep pit alongside Printer’s Alley near the railroad tracks to edge of the Otter Creek just bellow the falls.

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Ways of Seeing by Alice Leeds: Real choice on gas pipeline is now

Posted on September 27, 2018 |
By Alice Leeds



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This summer the Bristol selectboard signed an agreement with Vermont Gas Systems to build a pipeline through our village. I am part of a group of Bristol residents taking steps to assure our legal right to a public binding vote on this issue.

Our selectboard and VGS contend that each resident has the freedom to choose whether or not to purchase fuel delivered through the proposed pipeline. However, this view bypasses an important concern. Once the distribution line is in the ground, much of the harm — both local and global — will already be done.

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Jessie Raymond: It's cooking 'or' cleaning, not 'and'

Posted on September 27, 2018 |
By Jessie Raymond



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Ah, the first weekend of fall.

My neighbor, whom I will call “Cathy,” as that is her name, marked the occasion by washing her windows. I, on the other hand, spent two days making a dazzling — bordering on disturbing — array of apple-based, cinnamon-spiced foods and beverages.

Cathy and I live across the street from each other, but we’re worlds apart.

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Greg Dennis: Passions running high in State Senate race

Posted on September 27, 2018 |
By Greg Dennis



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Call it the Trump Effect.

As political passions run high approaching the national midterm elections, some of that tension seems to be drifting into our normally low-key legislative races. Ground zero for that is the race for our county’s two State Senate seats.

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Letter to the editor: Hardy is a 'pragmatic' and 'compassionate' candidate

Posted on September 27, 2018 |
By Michele Hernandez Bayliss



I strongly endorse Ruth Hardy for Vermont Senate — it’s hard to find a smarter, more pragmatic, organized and compassionate candidate. I worked with her for years on the Middlebury School Board (and carpooled with her and her children to orchestra practice) and she was one of the most aggressive advocates for positive change and high standards for our schools, which is a key issue for the state of Vermont. 

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