Chelsea

Michelle M. LaFromboise

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Chelsea, Vt. — Michelle M. LaFromboise, 45, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at her mother’s home in Chelsea. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home, Chelsea. …

Vt. House To Vote on Act 46 Caps

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

White River Junction — Eight months ago, lawmakers told school districts across Vermont to rein in their spending, but now, members of the House are considering whether to back down — at least partially. In an effort to amend Act 46, a sweeping education reform law that supporters hoped would provide property tax relief to Vermonters and spur school consolidations as enrollment drops, …

Oxbow Settles With Ex-Coach’s Victim

Friday, January 22, 2016

Chelsea — A former Oxbow Union High School student who was sexually assaulted by physical education teacher and coach Brian Musty when she lived with his family more than 15 years ago has settled a civil lawsuit she filed against the school district. Tiffany Burroughs’ attorney, as well as the lawyer representing the school district, confirmed a settlement agreement has been reached, but …

Two for Tea

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Chelsea — For Taylor Katz and Misha Johnson, herbal farming is just another creative endeavor. The couple started Free Verse Farm three years ago in Norwich and last October found a permanent home for the enterprise in Chelsea. …

Clyde L. Hook

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Chelsea, Vt. — Clyde L. Hook, 86 died Monday, July 6, 2015, at his home in Chelsea. He was born April 18, 1929, in Matawan, N.J., the son of Clarence M. and Florence C. (Craft) Hook. He attended school in Chelsea, graduating in 1947 from Chelsea High School. …

Clyde L. Hook

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Chelsea, Vt. — Clyde L. Hook, 86 died on Monday, July 6, 2015, at his home in Chelsea. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home in Chelsea. …

No Time to Waste: Major Provisions of Vermont Recycling Law Go Into Effect This Week

Sunday, June 28, 2015

“Nobody really knows what’s going to happen when this goes into effect on July 1,” Todd Allen, the chairman of Hartford’s Solid Waste Advisory Committee, told town leaders earlier this month. “It’s a little bit of uncharted waters.” …

Donna Mae Melvin

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Chelsea, Vt. — A graveside memorial service for Donna Mae Melvin, 79, who died Dec. 30, 2014, will be held Saturday, June 20, 2015, at 11 a.m. at the Highland Cemetery in Chelsea with Pastor Tom Harty officiating. The Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home in Chelsea is in …

Randolph Women Join Board of Safeline Inc.

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Chelsea — Two Randolph residents have joined the board of Safeline Inc., a member agency of the Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence. The board also elected a new chairwoman, Felicity Swayze, of Tunbridge. Shelley Dimick is an IT business analyst with Northfield Savings Bank in Northfield, …

Birth Announcements: June 14, 2015

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center OSTERLOH — A daughter, Piper Lux Osterloh, born on May 22, 2015, to Theresa and Martin Osterloh, of Grantham. MORRILL — A son, Wyatt Michael Morrill, born on May 23, 2015, to Kristi Bonnell and Timothy Morrill, of Hartland. SMITH — A son, Joseph James …

Chelsea Students ‘Have Grit’

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Chelsea — Chelsea High School graduated 17 seniors Friday night in a spirited, hourlong ceremony at the high school. “We may be inexperienced but we have grit,” said Honour Greene, one of two valedictorians, who urged her classmates to “be who you are, not what other people want …

‘A Story to Tell’: Ex-Addict From Hartford Graduates From CCV a Changed Man

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Northfield, Vt. — On his first day of class, drug addict Wayne Miller, 27, of White River Junction, had a plan to scam Community College of Vermont for the value of his tuition check. On his last day …

Lifting Harness Gives Boost to Ambulances

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Fairlee — Upper Valley Ambulance is getting a lift thanks to the Doty Belt, a device resembling a climbing harness that allows responders to more easily help up fallen patients. The ambulance service recently purchased three of the …