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COVER Receives $200 Donation Sugar River Rotary

Sunday, May 24, 2015

White River Junction — COVER Home Repair, a nonprofit that makes urgently needed repairs for low-income homeowners, has received a donation of $200 from Sugar River Rotary Club in Claremont. Staff and volunteers from COVER have completed two home repair projects in Charlestown and Claremont this spring, including a new roof and an accessibility enhancement. Last winter, they completed seven weatherization projects in those towns, saving homeowners an average of …

Volunteer Spotlight: Friends of Veterans Could Use a Hand

Sunday, May 24, 2015

By Aimee Caruso Valley News Staff Writer White River Junction — A nonprofit that helps Vermont veterans who are homeless or at risk for homelessness could use a hand. “Our issue right now is volunteers for the office,” said Larry Daigle, president of the White River Junction-based Friends of Veterans. Volunteers at the …

Off-Road 5K in Springfield, Vt., Will Benefit Friends of Veterans

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Springfeld, Vt. — A 5K run and walk on May 30 in North Springfield will benefit Friends of Veterans. The Hartford-based nonprofit supports Vermont veterans who are homeless or at risk for homelessness. Organized by the Springfield High School National Honor Society, the 5K features an out and back course on a dirt road and trail, with water at mile 1. Registration is …

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 …

Three Hartford Police Officers Complete Basic Training Class

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Hartford — Three Hartford police officers graduated from the Vermont Criminal Justice Training Council’s 99th Basic Training Class Friday at the Vermont Police Academy in Pittsford. Randy St. Peter, 38, served with the Vermont Department of Corrections for …

Hartford Softball Outlasts Hanover

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Norwich — Too much softball in too little time makes for too many mistakes. Such was the discovery of the Hartford and Hanover High softball teams Saturday, when they clashed at Huntley Meadows, a contest won 6-4 by …

Tunbridge Picks a Principal

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Tunbridge — A South Royalton native who has earned praise for his work building community ties in the Hartford schools will be the new principal of the Tunbridge Central School. Scott Farnsworth, guidance and counseling director for the …

Lucille Ann St. Jean Spaulding

Saturday, May 23, 2015

White River Jct., Vt. — Graveside committal services for Lucille Ann St. Jean Spaulding, 80, who died Jan. 7, 2015, will be held next Saturday, May 30, at 11 a.m. in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in White River Jct. The Knight Funeral Home in White River Jct., VT. …

Hilda B. Reynolds

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

North Fort Myers, Fla. — Hilda B. Reynolds of North Fort Myers, age 98, died Monday, March 23, 2015, at the Hope Hospice in Cape Coral, Fla. She was born Oct. 7, 1916, in Hartford, Vt. the daughter of Leslie and Grace (Hogan) Blood. She grew up in …

Patsy Schneider

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Hartford, Vt. — A celebration of life to honor Patsy Schneider will be held June 27 at 2 p.m. at Upper Valley Watson Dog Park in Hartford. Patsy passed Dec. 26, 2014, at age 64 at DHMC. She was a resident of Hartford and dog mother of Nathan. …

Daniel R. Wallace

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

West Hartford, Vt. — Graveside committal services for Daniel R. Wallace, 55, who died Feb. 28, 2015, will be held next Wednesday, May 27, at 10 a.m. in the West Hartford Cemetery in West Hartford, Vermont. The Knight Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. …

‘A Good Run’: Longtime Hartford Coach Calls It a Career

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

White River Junction — After earning career win No. 300 last fall, 28-year Hartford High field hockey coach Heather Scudder was soon asked about her plans for retirement. She had none, but that changed at some point this …

Quechee Lakes Association Wants Town to Pay for Recreation Space

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Quechee — The Quechee Lakes Landowners Association has threatened to curtail regular mowing of Quechee Green Park as part of a dispute with the town over who should pay to maintain Quechee Lakes-owned facilities that are used by …