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Walt Cunningham leads a performance of the Dartmouth College Gospel Choir in New York in 2013. A film class at the college has made a short documentary about Cunningham, which will screen this evening in Dartmouth's Loew Auditorium. (Michael Dames photograph)

Doing Justice to the Subject

Friday, May 29, 2015

Walt Cunningham, the artistic director of the Dartmouth College Gospel Choir, has the distinction of having been accepted to study as an undergraduate at both Juilliard and West Point, not a combination you see often. He is also the subject of Introducing ... Walt Cunningham , a 30-minute documentary made by Dartmouth College students that premieres this evening at Loew …

Helen C. Chase

Friday, May 29, 2015

Hanover, N.H. — Born Helene Giannina Cosenza on April 13, 1918, in New York City to Dr. and Mrs. Mario Cosenza, Mrs. Chase died at the age of 97 at Kendal at Hanover on Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Her father, a noted classics and renaissance scholar, was also Dean of the Faculty at Brooklyn College, the first American of Italian descent to hold …

Local Roundup: Oxbow Softball Backs Bourgeois’ 100th K With Offense

Friday, May 29, 2015

Lyndonville, Vt. — The relentless offensive attack of the Oxbow softball team pounded out 23 hits en route to beating host Lyndon 19-4 on Thursday afternoon. Sophomore pitcher Mary Bourgeois scattered 12 hits but struck out five, including her 100th strikeout of the season, while allowing three earned runs to pick up the …

Presentation On MS Set For May 21

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Hanover — A nonprofit that offers education, encouragement and self-empowerment to people with multiple sclerosis, their families and caregivers will host a free presentation and dinner on May 21. The Multiple Sclerosis Encouragement Organization’s “Evening of MS Education” is set for 6 p.m. at the Hanover Inn. Founded …

Keepers of the Flame: Private School Outduels Hanover for Top Prize

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Hanover — The Fullington Flame is staying with Tabor Academy. In the 10th annual regatta between Hanover High and Tabor, a private school located on Massachusetts’ south coast, the Seawolves swept five boys races and won one of …

Arthur W. Blake, Jr.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Plainfield, N.H. — Arthur W. Blake, Jr. 82, of Plainfield, died on Thursday, May 14, 2015, at Elm Wood Center in Claremont. He was born in Wolfeboro, NH on Jan. 11, 1933 the son of Arthur and Emma (Ryan) Blake. He served in the US Air Force. Arthur …

Hanover Lacrosse Has Reason to Party Despite Loss

Friday, May 15, 2015

Hanover — In the wake of the Hanover High boys lacrosse team’s 12-5 loss to Pinkerton on Friday, the Marauders gathered on the sideline and celebrated the joint birthday of 37-year old coach Ryan Gardner and his 5-year …

Barbara Rapoport Taylor

Friday, May 15, 2015

Hanover, N.H. — Barbara Rapoport Taylor, 85, of Hanover, died on Sunday, May 10, 2015. She was born Jan. 1, 1930, to Harry Grossman and Rose Roses Grossman of New York. Barbara Taylor held a B.A. and an M.A. in English and education from Brooklyn College, a professional …

Union Files Complaint Against Co-op

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Hanover — A Massachusetts-based union has filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board against the Hanover Consumer Cooperative Society, alleging management at the Co-op impeded workers’ efforts to unionize. The complaint says that “on about May 6, 2015,” management at the Hanover Co-op Food Store on …

Janice Jones Kulp

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Stockbridge, Vt. — Janice Jones Kulp, 77 of Stockbridge, died Thursday, May 7, 2015, peacefully in her home. Born in Northampton, Pa., on March 10, 1938 to Paul Anthony and Helen Bradoka Jones, she was the wife of the late Paul W Kulp, Sr., of Northampton. She loved …

Local Roundup: Kennedy, Raiders Solid at CVC North Track Meet

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Windsor — Local athletes made their marks on Tuesday when 10 schools converged on Windsor High’s Murphy-Morse Oval for the Connecticut Valley Conference North track and field meet. In the girls 200-meter dash, Lebanon’s Corinne Kennedy was first …

Hanover Zoning Amendments Defeated

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Hanover — Voters on Tuesday rejected the idea of the West Wheelock Gateway, a high-density residential district that the town Planning Board had advocated creating near the entrance to the town. Two other zoning changes also failed — …

Local Roundup: Raptors Rule the Fairway

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Quechee — With the high school golf season winding toward the postseason, Mid Vermont Christian School co-coach Gary Ott can breathe easier. He now has a team. Hosting three schools on the Quechee Club’s Highland course front nine, …