Photos: Maple Madness Maple Buckets and Painters

On March 25-26 the Woodstock Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Maple Madness event. As part of this special weekend local artists volunteer to paint sap buckets and local merchants fill those buckets with local products and prizes then a silent auction is held with buckets placed in stores around the Village. Winners of […]

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Photos: Union Arena Skating Club, Ice Show 2017

Broadway on Ice was the theme of the night for the Union Arena Skating Club’s annual skating show on Saturday, March 11. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the March 16, 2017 print edition of the Vermont Standard. Click here if you are having trouble viewing the collection of photo […]

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Constance Fitz Obituary

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 1 at 2 p.m. at the Universalist Chapel in Woodstock for Constance Fitz who died Feb. 26, surrounded by her three children, at Woodstock Terrace. Connie, the daughter of Rear Admiral Paul Hendren and Bryson Pettit Hendren, was born in Washington, DC. She traveled widely, including […]

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Photos: Special Olympics Governors Reception

The 8th Annual Governor’s Reception and Auction was held at the Woodstock Inn and Resort before the Special Olympics Vermont Winter Games were officially opened on Friday evening March 3. Over 100 people attended the fundraising event including Vermont Governor Phil Scott. Nancy Nutile-McMenemy Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the March […]

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Girls’ Hockey Advances to Semis With 1-0 Win

It had been 11 years since the WUHS girls’ hockey team won a home playoff game. So perhaps it was not surprising that the Wasps needed to endure an additional seven-and-a-half minutes of overtime before downing Brattleboro 1-0 on an unassisted goal by Sadie Kuhn.

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Girls’ Hoops Sees Tough Loss as Season Winds Down

By George Calver, Standard Correspondent Mount St. Joseph jumped to a 15-point first period lead Tuesday night, played an almost flawless game against the Wasps, and boarded their bus for their return trip to Rutland with a 43-15 win under their belt. The Green Tide swept into Dailey Gym with a 17-1 record, a roster […]

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Town Meeting Preview: Higher Woodstock Town Tab Unites Highway Departments

By Michelle Fountain, Standard Correspondent The discovery of a 37-year-old vote that merged the town and village highway departments has caused the Select Board to put forward a budget for 2017/2018 that unites those departments again. That change, along with a loss of revenue, accounts for most of the increase in the budget from last […]

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Photos: WUHS Boys Basketball Senior Night

Woodstock Union High School boys basketball team held their senior night at a home game against Windsor. Rick Russell Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the March 2, 2017 print edition of the Vermont Standard. Click here if you are having trouble viewing the collection of photo galleries, click on an image […]

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