A Town Solves a Problem Transcript

A Town Solves a Problem Transcript

A Town Solves a Problem Transcript Back to the A Town Solves a Problem episode. [Sound of bell ringing, archival movie audio] Film Narrator: On Town Meeting Day, the church bells bring the people out…they gather at their town hall, the center of every town’s civic...
A Town Solves a Problem

A Town Solves a Problem

A Town Solves a Problem Town meeting is central to our identity as a little state on a human scale that does things differently. But what happens to town meeting when it needs to change during a pandemic? Or when it changes because Vermont itself has changed? Download...
Send Me a Box Transcript

Send Me a Box Transcript

Send Me a Box Transcript Back to the Send Me a Box episode. (Sounds of walking to a house and knocking) Ryan Newswanger: Do you consider that you live in East Barnard, or in Pomfret? John Leavitt: I always called it East Barnard, but I’m actually in Pomfret. But a lot...
Send Me a Box Transcript

Send Me a Box

Send Me a Box We examine some of the products that people have mailed to and from Vermont, from maple syrup to complete houses and almost everything in between. Download the Episode Subscribe to the Show This Episode’s Featured Object: Civil War Letters Sent...
Vermont on the Silver Screen

Vermont on the Silver Screen

Vermont on the Silver Screen From A Vermont Romance to Funny Farm, our state has been featured in films for over a century. What are the myths that Hollywood creates about our lives in Vermont? And what are the myths that we create ourselves? Image of Kenneth...