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Burlington ranks among safest cities for kids

OLIVER POMAZI | The Vermont Cynic
Corporal Carolynne Erwin talks about Burlington’s ranking as a safe city in terms of families, but not in crime.

Chris Dillon, Staff Writer

April 2, 2017

Burlington is among the top five safest cities for kids, according to a recent study. The study, released in January by the data-based finance website ValuePenguin, gave Burlington high ranks for community, access to healthcare and education, but scored lower in the category related to crime.   ...

Think before buying pet Easter bunnies

March 31, 2015

Dear Editor,With Easter quickly approaching, parents may be looking for a creative gift for their children - often a soft baby bunny with a cotton ball tail.Contrary to popular belief, rabbits and small children are not a good match, as a child’s excitable tendency can be extremely stressful to the sensit...

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