August 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Ice Bucket Challenge

Norwich professors take the ice bucket challenge to support research into finding a cure for Lou Gehrig’s Disease [ALS] in front of the old armory on the Common. More...

Obituaries

Doris W. Kidd, 95, Landscape Painter, Figure Skater

Doris W. Kidd died at age ninety-five on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at Mayo Healthcare in Northfield, Vermont. More...

Worship

Worship Directory

BETH JACOB SYNAGOGUE10 Harrison St., MontpelierContact: 229-94297 p.m. Friday, 9:45 a.m. SaturdayShabbat Services More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

ART EXHIBITSAROUND THE AREANorthfieldThrough September 9,Celebrating Northfield’sArtists, NorthfieldHistorical Society, PaineHouse at Brown PublicLibrary, Wednesdays 2 - More...

Police Report

Police Report

August 13 2:32 a.m. - Agency Assistance - Berlin Police was assisted with an E911 hang-up call. 2:47 a.m. - Foot Patrol - A foot patrol and business checks were conducted at Plaza Drive. All was found to be secure. More...

Editorials

Silly Social Scenes

PET CASKET KING CLAIMS ATTACK BY FEROCIOUS ANIMAL – The Pet Casket King showed up at GOMBC last week limping like a one-legged Hippie with a rock in his Birkenstock. More...

Brown Public Library

The Brown Public Library is happy to announce that the number of youth signed up for our Summer Reading Challenge was 78. More...

Sports

Devil Seniors Get Ready for Soccer Season

The Williamstown Blue Devil's 2014 soccer team seniors & their coach. From Left: Coach Kasey Miller, Garrett Poulin, Hunter McLaughlin, Connor Gerrish, and Konnor Dexter. More...

Lady Devil Seniors Ready to Open Season

The Lady Devil's 2014 Soccer seniors. From left: Sarah Bellavance, Dani Jesmonth, Katie Whitcomb, Mariah Lamell, and Carissa Carrier. More...

2nd Annual Billie Burrell Golf Tourney Brings 84 Players

Golfers from all over Central Vermont who were playing at the Northfield Country Club last Saturday were doing so with a specific purpose. More...

Keeping it Local with the Chicken Pie Supper

After last year’s successful “Keeping it Local” chicken pie supper sponsored by the United Church of Northfield, event cochairs Debra Maloney-Evans, Karen Taylor and Peter Evans have announced they will serve only locally produced, More...

Breakfast on Labor Day at the Masonic Temple

Steve Hatch, left, and Ken Leone serve breakfast to area firefighters during the annual Labor Day Breakfast held each year on Labor Day at the Masonic Temple fron 7 - 10 a.m. More...

Breakfast All Weekend

Go to breakfast at the American Legion on Saturday and Sunday and to the Masonic Temple on Monday. Legion Breakfasts are from 7 a.m. - 1 p.m. More...

News

Cub Scout Pack & Boy Scout Troop 729 to Hold Open House on Saturday, August 30 at Masonic Temple

Come join Pack and Troop 729 for an Open House to learn more about Scouting. More...

Newest Cone Store!

Volunteer Pat Ryan just made herself a blueberry frozen yogurt at the Northfield Senior Center. More...

Fiddle Bowing Workshop for Kids

Hey, fiddlers! If you're under 18 and learning to play fiddle, or already can, there's an opportunity to hone your bowing skills! More...

Entertainment

Hello From Hollywood

Emmy-s 2014: And the Winners Are . . .

THE 66TH EMMYS Awards on Monday evening were all about some surprises, some shocks, some sharing of the wealth but a lot more of the same as TV’s finest from the 2013 – 2014 season were honored. More...

Chandler Receives Samara Fund Grant

Chandler Center for the Arts recently received a $4000 grant from the Samara Fund at the Vermont Community Foundation. The grant was awarded to support Chandler’s 4th annual Vermont Pride Theater Summer Festival. More...

Dance Fest Coming to Barre & Stowe

DanceFest Vermont! is a celebration of contemporary dance that will feature new work by nine leading edge Vermont based choreographers. In its inaugural year, DanceFest Vermont! More...

House & Home

The Gardening Guy

Going on Vacation? What’s a Gardener to Do?

Sometimes life interferes with being a gardener. Here it is, midsummer and most of my vegetables are nearly ready to be eaten or to be put up for the winter. But I was invited to a wedding of a dear friend in Tanzania, and I am going! More...