December 7, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

High School Chorus Sings at Tree Lighting

Photo by Bill Croney, The Northfield NewsStudents from the Northfield Middle High School Chorus were in hand to sing seasonal music at the annual tree lighting ceremony on the Common, in Northfield, last Friday night. More...

Auditor Says Town Accounts Are Clean

The audit of the Northfield town accounts was presented to the Selectboard last week. More...

Obituaries

Bernard D. Bell, 65

Bernard D. Bell, age 65, passed away on December 1, 2017 at his home in Northfield, VT with his children by his side.He was a 1971 graduate of Northfield High School and served in the US Navy from 1974-1978 as a Seabee. More...

Entertainment

Nutcracker Coming to the Barre Opera

BARRE, VT – The Green Mountain Nutcracker, Vermont’s only interpretation of the classic holiday tale with a local twist, returns to the Barre Opera House for two shows, on Saturday, December 16 at 7pm and Sunday, December 17 at 2pm. More...

Nutty Steph’s Celebrates Local Food Triumph with Granola Giveaway

On December 12, Nutty Steph’s is giving away a 12 oz bag of its signature Vermont Granola (a $10 bag) to the first 200 customers at their Middlesex outlet store. More...

Youth Symphony to Perform in Barre

The GMYS Fall Concert on Sunday, December 10, 2017, 2:00pm at the Barre Opera House will showcase all three orchestras.The Repertory, Concert, and Senior Orchestras will each perform their own musical offerings. More...

House & Home

The Gardening Guy

Five Plants for Adding Indoor Color

This is the dark time of the year. The sun sets early, and is often obscured by clouds dripping rain and snow. For that reason, I string bright lights on trees outdoors, decorate a tree indoors, place candles in my windows – and lots more. More...

The Gardening Guy

Five Plants for Adding Indoor Color

This is the dark time of the year. The sun sets early, and is often obscured by clouds dripping rain and snow. For that reason, I string bright lights on trees outdoors, decorate a tree indoors, place candles in my windows – and lots more. More...

Reduce Holiday Spending Without Cutting Back on Cheer

(StatePoint) Amid the merriment of the holiday season is a hard reality -- nearly six in 10 Americans don’t have enough savings to afford an unexpected expense like a $500 car repair or $1000 emergency room bill, according to a Bank survey conducted More...

JSC Winter Gala Concert is on Dec. 17

JOHNSON, VERMONT — The annual Johnson State College Winter Gala Concert, with performances by multiple student choral groups, will be at 4 p.m. Dec. 17 at Dibden Center for the Arts on campus. More...

Santa Arrives at Tree Lighting

Photo by Bill Croney, The Northfield NewsSanta arrived in Northfield last Friday night and he used a Northfield Fire truck instead of his customary sleigh but it didn’t take long for youngsters to rush to him. More...

A New Sign Proposed for Northfield

Here is an excellent opportunity to get a tax write off before the end of the year, and support a great new Welcome Sign to show off what an amazing town we all live in. More...

News

Marauder of the Week

This Marauder of the Week is a quiet, yet spunky individual!  She loves to learn, she loves to create art, and she always has a kind word and a helping hand for those in need. More...

Darn Tough Donates Profits from Giving Tues.

Northfield, VT. More...

Taxes Are to go Up Again

Montpelier, Vt. More...

Police Report

Police Report

November 22 10:49 a.m. - Suspicious Person/Circumstance - Police were advised of a phone scam that happened in Roxbury. The matter is under investigation. 11:35 a.m. More...

Features

Silly Social Scenes

“AS SEEN ON TEEVEE” UPDATE – As noted last week, CG(Ret.)R2C Perky had purchased a slew of Instant Pots whilst his long-suffering spouse slept the sleep of the Innocent & Just.  More...

Brown Public Library This Week

Hey Kids……….Join us for a HOLIDAY MOVIE! When:  Saturday, December 16th Time:    2-4pm Where: BPL Community Room   Stop in at STORYTIME on Mondays and Thursdays with our youth librarian, Britta Eberle. 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

Sugarbush Racing Prepares for 2018

Sugarbush skiers are invited to join Sugarbush Racing Club members at the 2017 kickoff party and membership registration event on December 10.Thursdays are race days for the club. More...




 
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