Three Rescued From Water At Sumner Falls

July 15, 2014

Three people were rescued from Sumner Falls off Route 5 in Hartland after being swept away by the current on Monday.

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School’s Out: Head To The National Park For Summer Fun

July 14, 2014
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Moms, dads and caregivers: If you are looking for something to keep the kids entertained this summer and maybe even sneak in a little education, head right over to the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park for some fun.

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Concussions On The Rise: Woodstock Reports Head Injuries Up

July 14, 2014

This past year, the Woodstock Union High School girls basketball team didn’t go the state tournament. Not because they weren’t good enough, but because they didn’t have enough players…

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Opera North Lecture And Performance At NWPL

July 14, 2014

Thursday, July 17 starting at 4:30 p.m. at the Norman Williams Public Library in Woodstock, Opera North will present Street Scene, a musical theater piece is based upon the Pulitzer Prize winning play of the same name by Elmer Rice, who also wrote the book for it…

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Artist Friends Start Unique CSA

July 13, 2014

Finnie Trimpi, the programming director at ArtisTree, has known fellow artists Fiona Davis and Caitlin Eastman for years. Presently Trimpi, Davis, and Eastman are the founders of CsArt in the Upper Valley (or CsArtUV), a community supported art project based on the Community Supported Agriculture model.

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Neighbors Have Zoning Issues With New Inn

July 13, 2014
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The town says Woodstock’s new luxury resort is violating its permits, while residents say it’s upsetting their peace and quiet.

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East Barnard Fun Day Is Sunday

July 13, 2014
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The famous East Barnard Fun Day will be held on Sunday, July 13 in the village with a parade starting at 11 a.m…

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Woodstock Snow Dump Grant Moving Forward

July 12, 2014

Despite some concerns, but with much local support as well, a 72-page Vermont Community Development Block Grant application for up to $220,000 to build a new village snow dump will be sent in next Monday.

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Polo Matches At Quechee’s Polo Field Saturdays

July 12, 2014
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Quechee Polo Club will be hosting many home matches this season. Home games are held on Saturdays at 2 p.m. at the Quechee Polo Field (one-half mile north of Quechee Gorge, off U.S. Route 4).

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Saturday Is Super Science Day At Montshire

July 12, 2014

Spend the day experimenting with the physics and fun of air. Make kites to fly outside in Science Park and capture the power of air by building gliders, rockets, and parachutes at the Science Discovery Lab.

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Paul Bremer To Speak At Weatherfield Library

July 11, 2014

On Saturday July 12th at 6:30 pm at the Weathersfield Center Meeting House (Weathersfield Center RD), The Weathersfield Proctor Library Expansion Committee will host its Second Annual “A Summer Evening with Friends and Neighbors.”

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Black Bear Complaints On The Rise

July 11, 2014
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The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department has received a large number of calls recently from members of the public complaining about bears.

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Band Concert and Ice Cream Social Friday

July 11, 2014
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Friday, July 11, 7 pm, Band Concert and Ice Cream Social. Come listen to the tunes of Dick Ellis and the South Royalton Town Band while you enjoy ice cream made by the Mountain Creamery (of Woodstock).

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Community Forum ‘Drugs And The Brain’ NWPL Thursday

July 10, 2014

Thursday, July 10th from 6-7 p.m.
A community forum sponsored by the Ottauquechee Health Foundation and the Norman Williams Public Library.

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Cancerous Compound Found In Hartland, Killington Wells

July 10, 2014

It’s been 17 years since a 2,200-gallon fuel delivery truck rolled over at the intersection of Merritt and Quechee Roads in Hartland and spilled an estimated 700 gallons of fuel, according to a report from the Agency of Natural Resources…

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There Is Still Time To Host A Fresh Air Child

July 10, 2014

By volunteering as a host family in Central Vermont, you can share the pure joys of summer with a Fresh Air child in your own backyard! The Fresh Air Fund is currently seeking more families to give inner-city children a Fresh Air experience this summer.

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Tree Down Causing Traffic Slowdown

July 9, 2014
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Emergency vehicles were called to the scene of a tree down on the wires on East Woodstock Road, Route 4 near Happy Valley Road in Taftsville on Wednesday afternoon around 4 p.m.

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This Week’s Headlines, July 10, 2014

July 9, 2014
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Top Headlines found in this week’s Vermont Standard Newspaper.

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Photo Gallery: Hartland’s Old Home Day Celebration

July 9, 2014
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A portion of these photos first appeared in the July 10, 2014 print edition of the Vermont Standard.

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Woodstock 4th Of July Fireworks and Events

July 9, 2014
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The fourth of July fireworks celebration was not moved despite the threat of thunderstorms and rain.

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