Jaime Contois

Hashim: commitment to our communities and our concerns

When Nader Hashim ran for the Vermont House of Representatives, I was impressed at his outreach into the community. His meet-and-greets with the firefighters at the diner and one-on-ones with folks at the Putney General Store, his listening and asking questions - all demonstrated his commitment to our communities and our concerns.

After winning his election and serving in the House, he made sure to communicate what he was seeing and hearing through email and constituent events.

His background as a state police officer, his understanding and interest in law, his commitment to taking on a system that criminalizes poverty, his support of women's reproductive freedom, and his understanding of this critical moment in our country's democracy and our commitment to our Constitution and the rule of law will serve Windham County and all of Vermont's people as state senator.


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Putney town school board says goodbye

Because of school district consolidation under Act 46, the Putney Town School District's five-member school board has dissolved at the end of the day on June 30. As of July 1, the board of the merged district, the Windham Southeast School District (WSESD) has begun making policy and budget-planning...

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