Locals open their homes to Fresh Air Fund kids

KEITH HARRIS, CENTER, is greeted by the Atocha family at the Fresh Air Fund drop off in Vergennes on June 28. This marks his 10th year with the Lincoln family. Photo courtesy of Marion Sullivan

VERGENNES — A bus, travelling from New York City to Vermont, speeds past a herd of cows. A little child points out the window and says, “Do you know that’s where chocolate milk comes from?”

Cornwall poet reflects on 'time inside' a prison

GARY MARGOLIS, A poet from Cornwall, has recently published a book of poems inspired in part by his time volunteering in a maximum security prison, where he facilitated poetry and writing workshops for inmates. Independent photo/Steve James

CORNWALL — When’s the last time you wrote a poem? For some of us, it was a long time ago… like, before Facebook, OMG — back when journals served as outlets for inward, emotional tweens.


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