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Northfield Celebrates Annual Tree Lighting

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Obituaries

Mary K. Freeman, 78, Deep Commitment to Community & Family

Mary K. Freeman of Northfield VT and Englewood, FL passed away peacefully on November 25, 2016 in Sarasota Florida.  Born in Waterbury, Vermont on October 24, 1938, she was the youngest daughter of Rita (Casey) and Elias Russell Kilby. More...

Richard "Rick" Vilbrin, 60, Stonecutter

Richard “Rick” Vilbrin, 60, died Monday, November 28, 2016 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

ART EXHIBITS AROUND THE AREA Northfield Through December 16 - World War: America and the Cretion of a Superpower, aligned iwth 100th anniversary of the U.S. More...

Police Report

Police Report

November 23 1:08 a.m. - Parking Problem - Northfield Police engaged in Winter Ban Parking Enforcement. 7:08 a.m. - Citizen Assist - An officer took a report of a subject borrowing their vehicle and not returning the vehicle as agreed.  More...

Features

Hello From Hollywood

Oscars 2016: Front Runners Emerge as Critics Make Their Picks

Nominations for the 89th More...

I Remember

Just Plain Stupid Part 2

Last week saw our intrepid heroes, members of Vermont’s premiere rock band, Mike and the Ravens being quite stupid that Friday eve in the summer o More...

Silly Social Scenes

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Property Taxes May be going Up Again

Mary Peterson, the Vermont Commissioner of Taxes is predicting that property taxes will be going up this coming year. More...

Bill Doyle Bows Out with Class & Grace

Bill Doyle who has been a fixture in the Vermont Senate for the last forty eight years is leaving after losing the election to&nb More...

News

Booster Club Fundraiser Winners

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Marauder of the Week

This junior earns high praise for being extremely kind and helpfulto classmates as they learn new things. Here’s what teachers have tosay: “Always friendly and helpful to classmates. Reminds others ofassignments and directions. More...

Thank You from Northfield Recreation Committee

 A HUGE thank you to the following for making the Common look so festive and helping to make the Christmas Tree Lighting a success. Diane McKain, TDS and their staff, Trent Tucker and the Northfield Highway Crew, Patrick DeMasi an More...

Entertainment

Support Chandler's Youth Programs

Chandler’s arts outreach to children and teens is particularly important in this area of small rural towns, where many schools have cut back on arts programming due to budget constraints. More...

Vermont Artisans Offering Much Cheer at Chandler Gallery

Chandler's Main Gallery offers the perfect setting for showcasing the skill and creativityof Vermont artisans and specialty food producers. More...

Norwich to Host Annual Vermont FIRST LEGO LEAGUE Tournament

Norwich University will host the annual Vermont FIRST LEGO League (FLL) championship on Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016, in Shapiro Field House beginning at 9 a.m.    More...

House & Home

The Gardening Guy

Holiday Gifts for the Gardener

It’s that time of the year again: time to figure out good gifts for Uncle Albert and your sister Sadie. If they’re gardeners, gifts are easy to pick. There are plenty of items that cost from $5 to $300, and generally, one size fits all. More...

Sports

Williamstown Boys Basketball Season Prepares to get Underway

Photo by Bill Croney, The Northfield NewsWilliamstown Varsity Boy's coach Jack Carrier (right) demonstrates just how he wantsa play run during a practice last Wednesday.The Blue Devil Boys open their season thisSaturday afternoon (2 P.M.) at Montpeli More...

Cadets Sink Babson 2-0 in Men's Hockey

Photo by Bill Croney, The Northfield NewsThe Cadet’s Trent Dillinger (left, #19 in white) watches his shot bounces off the stick ofBabson goaltender Matt Pompa (right, #30 in green) during last Saturday afternoon’sgame, at Kreitzberg Arena. More...




 
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