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PLATTSBURGH — The City of Plattsburgh Common Council last week voted to abolish four city departments. more

Aug 1, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun 1 Comments

In your recent editorial “Protesters at summit reek of hypocrisy,” you set up a false equivalence between private citizens and elected officials regarding the need to be open to the press. more

Apr 30, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments


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Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has taken a lot of heat this winter for her refusal to hold town hall events. more

Apr 12, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials 2 Comments

It always amazes me that those who demand Town Hall meetings do not consider Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has scheduled meetings months in advance. more

Mar 1, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


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Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) is back from East Asia, touching down at just the right moment to survey the scorched national landscape left after a week of town halls. more

Mar 1, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials


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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has returned stateside from an overseas trip to South Korea and Japan. more

Feb 28, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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GLENS FALLS — Angry constituents across the country are pushing lawmakers to hold town hall meetings, freewheeling sessions where people get up close and personal with their federal representatives. more

Feb 21, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun 4 Comments


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ATHOL — Public comments will again be welcome at Thurman town board meetings beginning with the July 12 meeting, following a one-month suspension of the traditional airing of public feedback, town Supervisor Evelyn Wood said this week. more

Jul 6, 2016 1:00 PM The Sun

Thank you for this opportunity to notify the residents of Athol and Thurman. Some improprieties that our town board is currently passing under our noses, and I will bet they are hoping no one questions them. more

Jun 17, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

The recent two letters that you published from Keith Parent Sr. require some correct information to both Mr. Parent and to others in our community. more

Jun 10, 2016 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

I just finished reading the article in “The Sun” dated Saturday May 14, 2016 on page 3 of The Adirondack Journal Sun about the Thurman Town Board Meeting. more

May 31, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

The Vermont Press Association thanks each of you very much for your ongoing effort to provide greater transparency for all Vermonters with your work in recent years both on open meetings and public records. more

Apr 26, 2016 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor


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PLATTSBURGH — Town of Plattsburgh officials have approved a series of neighborhood informational meetings. more

Apr 5, 2016 12:15 PM The Sun


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ATHOL — Functioning with a full roster of council members for the first time this year, the Thurman town board tackled a full slate of town business March 8. more

Mar 17, 2016 7:45 AM The Sun


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PORT HENRY — What was supposed to be a boring election night turned out to be anything but here. more

Mar 16, 2016 12:30 PM The Sun 1 Comments

Alert viewers of a local television news broadcast may have noticed a March 4 segment calling attention to my completion of fifty years’ service as Kirby Town Moderator. more

Mar 15, 2016 8:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury residents attended the annual Town Meeting event in downtown Middlebury, Feb. 29. Here’s how the voice and hand voting went: more

Mar 2, 2016 10:35 AM The Vermont Eagle

In one of his most beloved illustrations, Norman Rockwell portrays a man standing up at a town board meeting to express his views. more

Aug 12, 2015 6:00 AM Editorials

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