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Milestones

Engagement: Lyons — Li

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Hartland — Tom and Elizabeth Lyons, of Hartland, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Delanie Lyons, to Tao Li. The bride-to-be graduated from Hartford High School in 2002 and earned a bachelor’s degree in English literature from the University of Vermont in 2006. She is employed as a product manager at Cengage Learning in Boston. The bridegroom-to-be is the son of Yanyun Wang and Huizhang Li, of Malden, Mass. He graduated from Centro Residencial de Oportunidades Educativo de Mayaguez in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, in 2000 and attended the University of Massachusetts in Boston. He is employed as a sales manager at HuaHong Fiber …

Engagement: Raleigh — O’Neil

Sunday, May 24, 2015

White River Junction — Daron Raleigh and John O’Neil, of White River Junction, have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Kevin Raleigh and Lorrie Wild, of Hartford. She graduated from Hartford High School in 2006 and earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Vermont in 2010. …

Engagement: Beidler — Blyden

Sunday, May 17, 2015

White River Junction — Leah Beidler and Curtis Blyden have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Doreen and Dave Beidler, of White River Junction. She graduated from Hartford High School in 2001. She earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I., in 2005 and …

Grandparents Brag: April 26, 2015

Sunday, April 26, 2015

POLJACIK — A grandson, Evan Jacob Poljacik, born on March 15, 2015, to paternal grandparents, Jodie and Brian Poljacik, of Grantham. …

Birth Announcements: April 19, 2015

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital FIFIELD — A son, Levi Douglas Fifield, born on April 2, 2015, to Kristyne Elizabeth McFarlin and Mitchell Glenwood Fifield, of South Royalton. …

Assistant Director of WISE Honored

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Lebanon — Abby Tassel, assistant director of WISE, has received the 2015 National Sexual Violence Resource Center’s Visionary Voice Award. Presented during Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the annual award recognizes the creativity and hard work of individuals around …

‘Upper Valley Visionaries’ to Be Honored at Dinner

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Quechee — An upcoming fundraiser sponsored by Vital Communities will honor 11 Upper Valley leaders. The annual “Heroes and Leaders” dinner benefits Leadership Upper Valley, a program of Vital Communities. This year’s event, themed Upper Valley Visionaries, is set for May 7 at 5:30 p.m. at the Quechee …

Wedding: Fedele — Wolak

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Hartford — Jennah Fedele and Samuel Wolak were married on Jan. 29, 2015, in the Dominican Republic. Thirty-one family members and friends joined the couple for a week of celebration in Punta Cana. The bride is the daughter …

Wedding: Furnari — Gunerman

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Hartland — Ellen Rand Furnari and John Robert Gunerman were married on March 14, 2015, at the Lincklaen House in Cazenovia, N.Y. Cazenovia Acting Justice Patrick O’Sullivan officiated at the ceremony. William Furnari escorted his sister down the …

Tunbridge Woman Gets Activist Honor

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Lebanon — Caeli Cavanagh, a Tunbridge resident and Dartmouth College senior, recently received the Youth Activist Award for 2015 from the Vermont Center for Crime Victim Services. The award honors her commitment to providing support and advocacy to victims and survivors of domestic and sexual assault at the …

Wedding: Shepard — Culver

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Hartland — Sarah Jacquelin Shepard and Robert Scott Culver were married on Feb. 21, 2015, at Jay Peak Resort, in Jay, Vt. The bride’s parents escorted her down the aisle. Kyle Sultzman, an interfaith minister, officiated at the …

Engagement: Grant — Curtis

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Strafford — David and Nancy Grant, of Strafford, have announced the engagement of their son, Benjamin Boyd Grant, to Sarah Esther Curtis. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Margaret Sarkela and John W. Curtis, of Greenwich, Conn. She …

Engagement: Colla — Marcus

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Hanover — Judi and Stan Colla, of Hanover, have announced the engagement of their son, Timothy Blake Colla, to Rachel Kislevitz Marcus. The bride-to-be is the daughter Amanda and Jeff Marcus, of San Anselmo, Calif., and graduated from …