Oktoberfeast–THIS WEEKEND!

Looking for a festive and yummy activity this weekend?  Magic Hat Oktoberfeast might be for you! With unlimited sampling from more than 30 Vermont food purveyors in a farmers’ market-style setting, live music, and an outdoor beer garden featuring limited edition Magic Hat brews, Oktoberfeast promises to be a fabulous way to spend a fall [...]
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The face of SNAP (food stamps) is not one of dependency

The importance of safety net programs is to assist our neighbors in getting back on their feet.  A strong country must recognize that this is a shared responsibility.  We have all heard anecdotal stories of “dependency,” but how many of us are one illness, injury, divorce or job loss away from needing some help to getting back to where [...]
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