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Come to Burlington if You Can Afford to Retire! 

Check it out — an article in today's Wall Street Journal touting Burlington as a retirement destination.

The writer mentions the downtown, the waterfront and UVM as reasons to move here, with the caveat that Burlington is cold, and a bit pricey.

Oddly, he doesn't say anything about how, if you live here for even a short time, you inevitably find yourself connected by one or two degrees of separation to everyone else who lives here. For example, I know the first woman interviewed. We used to play Scrabble together.

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Cathy Resmer

Cathy Resmer

Deputy publisher Cathy Resmer is an organizer of the Vermont Tech Jam. She also oversees Seven Days' parenting publication, Kids VT, and created the Good Citizen Challenge, a youth civics initiative. Resmer began her career at Seven Days as a freelance writer in 2001. Hired as a staff writer in 2005, she became... more


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