April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Northfield & Williamstown Get New Principals

Last Monday, the Paine Mountain School Board unanimously approved the hiring of Denise Russell as the elementary school principal for Northfield. She has served as principal of Brighton Elementary School since 2013 and will replace Wayne Howe as More...

Parks to Get Several Upgrades this Summer

Considerable work is planned for Northfield parks this summer and the money to pay for the work has been raised and is in the pipeline. More...

Obituaries

Thomas R. Farnham, 73

Thomas R. Farnham, 73, longtime resident of Waterbury and later Berlin, died on April 3, 2018 at Winter Haven Hospital in Winter Haven, Florida after a short illness. A full obituary and inforamtion will be forthcoming.   More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

art exhibits around the area Northfield  More...

Entertainment

Camerata New England to Appear at Chandler

On Friday, April 20, at 7:30 p.m.  the celebrated Camerata New England makes its debut at Chandler with a trio of wondrous works. The program for the evening features works by Shostakovich (Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. More...

It’ll Be a Day in the Dirt in Montpelier

Spend a Day in the Dirt to Increase Food Access for those in Need at The Garden at 485 Elm Street in Montpelier. Fun volunteer projects prepare school & community gardens for planting Volunteer registration is open for the 6th annual Da More...

Third Reading in Chandler Play Contest

As announced in February, the winners in Chandler's 2017 competition for thoughtful new plays on current social issues by Vermont playwrights are Emily Rosenbaum of Stowe, Margot Lasher of East Montpelier, and Maura Campbell of Burlington. More...

Letters

The Right to Collective Bargaining

To The Editor: The Northfield News  More...

Kudos to Spamalot Cast and Crew

To the Editor: The Northfield News I would like to comment on the excellent job that was done on the play called “Spamalot” performed this past week. The players and directors did an excellent job. Northfield is lucky to have these fol More...

Farm Comes to School in Williamstown

Photo by Hannah Bonneau for The Northfield NewsThe farm came to school last Friday for the annual Williamstown Middle High School Health Fair. More...

Northfield Students Moved by Holocaust Museum

“My family was secular. We had relatives who were devout. Who knows? More...

News

Marauder of the Week

This week’s Marauder of the Week puts a smile on many faces on a daily basis.  He is the first to arrive to TA to ensure he gets just the right seat at the table and always greets his TA upon entering with, “Hello, Ms. More...

Our Energy Future: An Introduction

As promised late in the evening of our March Town Meeting, the Community Forums on Northfield’s Energy Future are becoming a reality. More...

Partners are Collaborating on Winooski Water Quality Improvement Efforts

The Winooski Natural Resources Conservation District in partnership with the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission and the Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission are pleased to announce expanded outreach and services to landowners, mun More...

Police Report

Police Report

April 4 12:34 p.m. - Accident PD - An accident was reported. 1:33 p.m. - MV Complaint - Northfield Pofice were notified of motor vehicfe complaint. The comp lainant was given a case number for his insurance company. April 5  More...

Features

Silly Social Scenes

BOB AND THE SALONISTA, PART 2 – This Semi-Permanent Temporary Columnist Ad-Hoc, being the great-great grandson of Wilkie Collins, the grandson of John Dickson Carr and Agatha Christie, the great-grand-nephew of Rex Stout and Dorothy L. More...

Brown Public Library This Week

GRAB A FRIEND AND JOIN US FOR….Sip n Rock Art @ the Library Saturday, May 19th 2:00-4:00pm $35 pp includes wine, snacks & rock art! *must pre-register/pay by 05/12.  Call 485-4621 or stop in to register. Reserve More...

Ainsworth Public Library This Week

Ainsworth Public Library Williamstown Library Hours 2:00 to 6:00 Mon, *Tues, Thurs, Fri. (*6:00 to 7:00 volunteer staffed, call ahead.) 9:00 to 6:00 Wednesday   9:00 to 1:00 Saturday 802-433-5887      More...

Sports

Norwich Holds Off Mt. Ida in Lacrosse

Norwich Sports Information The Norwich University men's lacrosse team stayed hot on Saturday afternoon, defeating the Mustangs of Mount Ida College for their fourth win in a row by a 7-5 final score.   More...




 
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