Photos: OQ Farm Songwriters Festival Concert

The Ottauquechee Farm Songwriters Festival held variety of Nationally-recognized musical talent with highlights including four-time Grammy-award winning Producer Charlie Peacock and American Idol finalist Jason Castro. A free concert was held at the conclusion of the gathering for a family-friendly concert open to the community, held on the great lawn of OQ Farm, in Bridgewater. […]

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Photos: Prosper Valley School, 2016 Graduation

The first year of the combined Pomfret and Bridgewater Elementary schools and newly named Prosper Valley School held its graduation, promotion ceremony for the 6th graders. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the June 16, 2016 print edition of the Vermont Standard. Click here if you are having trouble viewing […]

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Winona Kennedy Obituary, 88

BRIDGEWATER — On January 6, 1928 in Bridgewater, Wilbur and Agnes Blanchard gave birth to “Our Good Luck Charm” Winona “Nona” Kennedy! Winona attended Woodstock High School; prior to graduation she entered the work force. A few years later she completed her diploma with excellent scores. Soon after, she found the love of her life, […]

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Photos: 2016 Bridgewater Raft Race

The annual Bridgewater Raft Race, was held on May 7 on the Ottauquechee River. Rob Capossela won with a time of 24 minutes, 30 seconds. All proceeds of this event benefit the Bridgewater FAST Squad. The participants in the race constructed hand made rafts out of recycled materials. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these […]

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Bridgewater Raft Race is Saturday, May 7

The Annual Bridgewater “Holiday”, the 42nd Annual Raft Race will be held on Saturday, May 7th, the starting cannon fires promptly at noon. Arrive at the start by 11 a.m. to register at the home of Rob Capossela’s just West of the Long Trail Brewery on Route 4. Cash Prizes for the top 3 finishers […]

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Charlotte Upham Obituary, 91

HAWTHORNE, New Jersey — A burial will take place in the family plot in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Bridgewater at a later date for Charlotte May Southgate Upham, 91, who died Jan. 27 at her home. She was born in Bennington, daughter of the late Robert and Winoma Southgate of Bridgewater, she lived in Ho Ho […]

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Marjorie Bridge Obituary, 94

BRIDGEWATER — A memorial service will be held on Friday, April 15 at 2 p.m. at the Bethany Mennonite Church in Bridgewater for Marjorie Elaine Bridge, 94, who died April 1 at the Rutland Regional Hospital in Rutland. A reception and time to share stories will be held at the Bridgewater Grange following the memorial […]

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June Johnson Obituary, 75

BRIDGEWATER CORNERS — Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 18 at Oak Chapel in Bridgewater for June L. Johnson, 75, who died March 9 at Rutland Regional Medical Center in Rutland. Pastor Gary Parker will officiate. Calling hours will be from noon until the time of the service. Burial will […]

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