September 25, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Two Women from Norwich Receive Awards

Vermont Women in Higher Education Announces 2014 Award Winners Vermont Women in Higher Education (VWHE) is pleased to announce the 2014 annual award winners. More...

Obituaries

Reginald A. McGrath, 67, Foreman at Vermont Castings

Reginald A. McGrath, age 67, died Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at his home in Northfield. Reginald was born March 14, 1947 in Montpelier, the son of Frederick and Laura (Sherman) McGrath, Sr. More...

Doris J. Milanese, 97

Doris J. Milanese died Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at Berlin Health and Rehab Center in Berlin in her 97th year. More...

Worship

Worship Directory

BETH JACOB SYNAGOGUE 10 Harrison St., Montpelier Contact: 229-9429 7 p.m. Friday, 9:45 a.m. Saturday Shabbat Services CHRIST THE REDEEMER More...

Entertainment

Hello From Hollywood

Dan Stevens: Ex-Downtown Star Turns to His Dark Side in Two New Films

MOST ACTORS would have stayed until the party ended with starring role in one of the small screen’s most romantic roles since Colin Firth in Pride and Prejudice, but Dan Stevens who played Matthew Crawley on the Emmy-winning Downton Abbey decid More...

House & Home

The Gardening Guy

Planting Trees

FALL IS HARD upon us, or at least here, in Cornish Flat. I know I should “toughen up” and ignore the cold, but I admit it here: I had my first fire in the woodstove recently. It felt great on a raw, rainy night. More...

Sports

WCMHS House Neighbors Express Concerns

About 15 Saldi Heights residents turned out Monday night to express concerns regarding the purchase of a home by the Washington County Mental Health Services (WCMHS) for use as a residence by someone needing to reside in a rural setting. More...

Good News, Bad News for Lady Devils Last Week

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Sharon Hands Boys First Season Loss

Williamstown’s Blue Devil Boy’s soccer team split the pair of games they player last week. More...

Tip-a-Cop!

Northfield Police Officer Joseph Carriveau, center left, and Corporal Chris Quesnel, center right, joined Washington County State's Attorney Tom Kelly, right, and Vermont Air National Guard CMSgt. More...

Norhfield High School Students Learn About Nature in New Self Discovery Program

Hands scraping rock. Grunts and heaves of exhaustion. Shouts of encouragement and instruction steadily streaming from the belayer and peers on the ground. More...

News

Marauder of the Week Kaylee Weston

This Week’s Marauder of the Week is Kaylee Weston! Kaylee exemplifies “ARRR” in many ways. She consistently achieves the honor roll while balancing her personal responsibilities. More...

Leaf Peeping at Bread & Puppet

The North East Kingdom is dropping its foliage and Bread & Puppet Theater is celebrating the change of color with our 13th Annual Political Leaf Peeping, on Sunday, September 28th. More...

Offshouts Workshops in Flower Design

Nina Towne, owner of Proud Flower flower and gift shop, is branching out to offer an exciting new workshop series, called Offshoots, to compliment her shop’s daily floral design offerings and gift selection. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

ART EXHIBITSAROUND THE AREANorthfieldThrough December, 2014 -1864: "Some Suffer SoMuch,” The fourth in aseries of Civil War exhibitions will examine therole of Norwich More...

Police Report

Police Report

September 10 10:18 a.m. - Suspicious Person/Circumstance - The Northfield Police Department received a report of suspicious circumstances and missing property. More...

Editorials

Silly Social Scenes

“For the generation of fools is endless.” Simonides of Ceos

FINAL RESULTS FROM GREAT WHEELCHAIR RAMP RACE! More...

Average Joe

You Didn’t Steal from the Smalltown IGA

WHEN I WAS a teenager, Dad bought the Smalltown IGA store. That meant, like it or not, I had a job for the next ten years. More...

News from the Hill

Norwich University is delighted to announce another exciting season of live readings as part of the annual NU Writers Series. More...

Scoreboard

Rugby Women Sting Yellow Jackets 58-12

It was a rugby battle between freshman and sophomore when Norwich freshman Meaghan Albert (right) moved the ball down close to the AIC goal line and AIC sophomore Maggie O’ Rourke (#2, left) tr More...

Marauders Suffer Setbacks

Northfield’s Lindsey Albee (#7, in white shown here earlier this season) and the Marauder Girls played in a Girl’s Game-Boy’s Game soccer doubleheader in Thetford last Saturday. More...