Photos: 29th Annual Vermont 100, Endurance Run/Ride

Pierre-Michel Arcand, the 100-kilometer winner, shows his pride and excitement at the awards ceremony. (Nancy Nutile-McMenemy Photo) The 29th annual Vermont 100 Endurance Run or Ride was held this past weekend. Over 300 runners and 75 horses and riders raced through the hills and fields of West Windsor, Woodstock, Pomfret, Reading, Cavendish, Hartland and back […]

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Pistons’ Dave Hopla Shares Life Lessons, With Humor in Woodstock

Dave Hopla talks to the kids at the Woodstock Basketball Camp about getting back up after falling (in life) during a lesson on perseverance. (Rick Russell Photo) REPORTER’S NOTEBOOOK By DAVID MILES I’ve always loved basketball. As a young child I watched Big Five games on television and played in my suburban driveway once my […]

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Photos: Woodstock Rec Golf Classic

Hunter Hall waits for the starts of the golf tournament in Woodstock. (Rick Russell Photo) The annual golf tournament fundraiser for the Woodstock Rec Center was held on Friday, July 7th at the Woodstock Country Club. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the July 13, 2017 print edition of the […]

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Long Trail Century Ride Boosts Adaptive Sports

In his other life, Dr. Charles Lynn had been into cars and had driven everything from a Model T Ford to an Indy race car. He also restored old cars and still loves to talk about the time a stranger asked to try out one of his custom cars while parked at a show; he found out later the stranger he let test drive the car was Bruce Springsteen.

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Photos: Woodstock Basketball Camp with Dave Hopla

The Piston’s former shooting coach Dave Hopla takes a shot, Caleb Webb is underneath. The students of the Woodstock Basketball Camp look on. (Rick Russell Photo) A special guest visited the final day of the Woodstock Basketball Camp on Friday, June 30. Former NBA Basketball Team, the Piston’s Shooting Coach Dave Hopla, worked with and […]

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Photos: Long Trail Century Ride, 2017

Double amputee Andrew Batesman of Providnce Rhode Island helps Lindsey Runkel of Westport Connecticut transfer from a wheelchair to her bike in the parking lot at the Long Trail Century Ride event. (Rick Russell Photo) The Long Trail Century ride is a Vermont Adaptive fundraiser put on by Long Trail Brewery in Bridgewater that offer […]

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Photos: WUHS Girls Tennis Championship Win, 2017

The team celebrates the state championship win with coach Tom Hopewell. (Rick Russell Photo) The Woodstock Union High School girls tennis team won the state title in the championship match on Thursday, June 8 against Montpelier. Gareth Henderson Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the June 15, 2017 print edition of the […]

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Girls’ Tennis Wins D-II Championship

From left with the D-II trophy are: Chloe Noble, Rose O’Brien, Tierney Dugan, Olivia Marsicovetere, Sarah Findeisen, Lydia Howe, Momo Biele, Grace Frazier, Katie MacMaster, Kenzie Biele and Emily Haynes. (Gareth Henderson Photo) _____________________________________________________________________________ For the first time in 17 years, the Girls’ Tennis Team brought the Division II Championship trophy back to Woodstock Union High School, […]

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