Artisan Marmalade-Making Draws a Crowd

WINDSOR – It’s not often that you run into someone who is passionate about marmalade, let alone run into a group of marmalade fans, but they gathered at Blake Hill Preserves at Artisans Park in Windsor on Saturday, April 8.

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Farmers’ Market Adding Parking Spaces

Work is ongoing to expand parking at the Woodstock Farmers’ Market. (Gareth Henderson Photo) The Woodstock Farmers’ Market is adding more parking on its nearby parcel, the former location of the Vermont Standard. The plan includes more parking for customers and employees, and WFM hopes to have the expanded parking paved by May 1.

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Rescuers Dislodge Lone Kayak

Woodstock Fire/EMS Department and Bridgewater Fire Department responded to a report of a kayak that had overturned in the Ottauquechee River in West Bridgewater on Thursday morning.

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Bridgewater Residents Resist School Teardown

By Virginia Dean, Standard Correspondent BRIDGEWATER – Sixteen local residents showed up at the Select Board meeting Tuesday afternoon to express their concerns about tearing down the old Bridgewater Village School. “Is anyone prepared to give us a report?” asked Board member Lynn Bertram. Local residents Joni Kennedy and Brian Bontrager related that an informal […]

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Mon Vert Cafe Opens New Location

Chamber officials and the Mon Vert Cafe team cut the ribbon on the cafe’s new location today. At the event, from left in back, are Woodstock Area Chamber of Commerce President Gary Thulander, Mon Vert Cafe owner Sam DiNatale, Chamber Executive Director Beth Finlayson and Drew Switz. From left on the front step are Shannon […]

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2017 Spring Photo Contest, Details

Send photos of your favorite spring scenes from the 2017 season in Windsor County and be part of the annual Spring Photo Contest. Email your photos to editor@thevermontstandard.com Deadline for the first week is April 14 Week 2 – April 21 Week 3 – April 28 Week 4 – May 5 (Final) Please call if you […]

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Vermont Moose Hunting Applications Are Available

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Vermont moose hunting permit applications are now available on the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department’s website (www.vtfishandwildlife.com). Printed applications will be available from Vermont license agents in early May. A total of 63 regular moose season permits and 17 archery moose season permits will be issued for Vermont’s 2017 October moose hunt. […]

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