June 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Thirty Seven Graduate from Northfield High School

A class of thirty seven graduated from Northfield High School last Saturday morning as a large crowd of parents and friends welcomed the students to the Shapiro Field House at Norwich University for the ceremonies.  More...

Calendar

Calendar for Week of June 23

AROUND THE AREA Northfield Through June 30 - Saddle Up, Norwich Cavalry: Training, Touring and Tactics on Horseback, Sullivan Museum & History Center. Berlin Through June 24 - Landscapes Above & Below, paintings& More...

Entertainment

News from the Hill

Free Carillon Concerts Begin on July 2

For the past 20 years, the carillon at Norwich University has been ringing in summer to the More...

Swing Dance Coming to Capital City Grange

Come dance! Come listen! Come support local musicians of all ages! More...

Jenny Brook Bluegrass Festival is this Weekend

The Jenny Brook Bluegrass Festival, New England’s premier bluegrass event, kicks off its 16th year this June with its best lineup ever! More...

Letters

What Does Jihad Mean

The Arabic word for ‘striving against’ is ‘Jihad’, or specifically, ‘war against nonbelievers or infidels’.   More...

House & Home

The Gardening Guy

How to Create a Secret Place for Children

My sister Ruth Anne and I spent a lot of time on my grandfather’s farm in Spencer, Massachusetts when we were young. Grampy grew the most fabulous cukes, carrots and tomatoes – and flowers that would almost make the “faint of heart” swoon. More...

Water Up, Sewer to Stay Level

 Northfield’s sewer rates will not increase on July 1; water rates, however, will increase anywhere from over seven and a half percent to just under 13 percent, depending on your usage. Selectmen approved the upcomi More...

Northfield High School Honor Society Inductees

Photo by Bill Croney, The Northfield NewsThe Northfield High Class of 2016 Honors Group. Front row (from left): Mallory Dutil, Simon Hoffman, Lucianna Bailey, Lindsay Albee. More...

News

Roxbury Goes to Expo

Photo by Bill Croney, The Northfield NewsThe Roxbury Historical Society display at last weekend’s Vermont History Expo, in Tunbridge, featured the Fish Hatchery and the effect of Irene on it. More...

Williamstown Goes to Expo

Photo by Bill Croney, The Northfield NewsWilliamstown Historical Society had far and away the prettiest display at the Vermont History Expo, in Tunbridge, last weekend. More...

Northfield Historical Society at Expo

Photo by Bill Croney, The Northfield NewsRoger LeClair shows part of the Northfield Historical Society display at the Vermont History Expo in Tunbridge, last weekend. More...

Features

I Remember

Nichols Barn and the Name Game

We figured it was quite a coup to debut at Nichols Barn in Stowe, Vermont on Christmas Eve, 1960. More...

Hello From Hollywood

Gilda Turns 70

Gilda Radner: A New Documentary Finds Its Voice More...

Brown Public Library this Week

SCHOOL'S OUT and the Brown Public Library has many different passes for patrons to check out. If you are a patron at the library you are entitled to check out our passes. More...



 










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