Produced by Margaret Harrington and aimed at capturing people talking about their interests, issues and concerns.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2020-07-07
Format: 2020-07-07
Understanding H. 40, the Bill to RESET Vermont’s Renewable Energy Future, with Annette Smith of VCE - 05/05/2015
Annette Smith, Executive Director with Vermonters for a Clean Environment speaks with host Margaret Harrington on H.40 (commonly referred to as 'RESET') addressing Vermont's energy future. VCE's mission is to raise the voices of...
The Effort to Close Rural Courthouses in Vermont - 04/02/2015
Judge Ben Joseph, retired Vermont Superior Court judge, explains why closing courthouses and cutting judiciary services in Vermont is an ill advised plan. Hosted by Margaret Harrington.
Phase 2 of Vermont Gas Pipeline Scrapped - Scrap Phase 1 Now - 02/24/2015
Host Margaret Harrington speaks with Melanie Peyser, international rule of law development consultant, Diane Derrick, landowner along Phase 1, and Andy Simon, Burlington resident and VGS ratepayer.
Free Speech and Charlie Hebdo - 01/22/2015
Host Margaret Harrington speaks with Georgette Garbes-Putzel, Artistic Director/Actor with Theater Mosaic Mond (, Karen Kane, Owner, Director and Guide at Paris by Design (visit:, and Irene Bihun,...
On this episode of FOCUS: Looking Closely at Community Views on the Issues, Patricia Braine follows local jazz band Science Fixion and their plans to visit Yaroslavl as a part of the sister city program.

Featured Story

Town Meeting TV Primary 2020 Election Coverage Kick Off

This election season is looking pretty different isn’t it? One great thing is that more and more people are showing interest and investment in the political process and it is likely we will see some large turnout at the ‘polls’ this August 11 and November 3 - even if the polls are voting by mail!


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