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Sample from "Sick"

A parent has a great, if not entirely fulfillable responsibility to prepare his child to survive as well as possible in the social, professional, commercial and psychological jungles in which the child will find herself. 246 more words

The Book Of The Century!

Middlebury roars into lacrosse final

MIDDLEBURY – If the names sound familiar, it’s not really a coincidence.

Cullen Hathaway with a flashy, behind-the-head shot to kick-start a four-goal spurt. Austin Robinson forcing the must-have turnover late in regulation. 935 more words


H.S. playoffs: BHS girls lacrosse reaches 1st semifinal

Naomi Musman potted five goals and dished out an assist and No. 2 Burlington thwarted visiting Mount Anthony’s upset bid during Friday’s Division I high school girls lacrosse quarterfinal action. 1,331 more words


Varsity Insider: Boys lacrosse playoff predictions

Can Champlain Valley secure a three-peat in a top-heavy Division I? Can Rice Memorial, the state’s lone unbeaten boys lacrosse team, remain unblemished in a potential Division II title run? 677 more words


Roundup: Corkum strikes in OT, lifts Essex past CVU

ESSEX – After a late goal by Lily Schmoker tied the game for Champlain Valley, Mady Corkum struck in overtime to lift Essex to the 8-7 win in high school girls lacrosse on Wednesday. 288 more words


Roundup: Rice downs BHS for Queen City Classic

Rice scored four unanswered goals in the second quarter to take the lead and then held off host Burlington to grab the 11-9 win and the Second Annual Queen City Classic on Friday night in high school boys lacrosse. 607 more words


The Law of Civilization and Decay

For over 100 years, prescient persons have understood that western civilization has been in decline. One of those who saw beneath the surface of America’s boisterous commercial and industrial life of the late nineteenth century was historian and philosopher Brooks Adams. 1,024 more words