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Mary Estelle St. Jacques

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

White River Junction, Vt. — Mary Estelle St. Jacques, 94, died Sunday, July 26, 2015, at Valley Terrace in White River Jct. She was born in Northumberland, N.H. on June 16, 1921, the daughter of Eloi and Melanie (Johnson) Roy. Estelle graduated from Connecticut Central College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education and taught in the Hartford and West Hartford, Connecticut elementary schools. She married Marcus St. Jacques …

Spreading the Wealth: Granite Staters Look to Soar in Spread Offense

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Castleton, Vt. — Matt Boone was in the middle of police cadet training at New Hampshire Technical Institute when he received the call that changed his summer. The Newport High slot receiver and defensive back’s cellphone rang during a course break, and it was Tigers coach Larry McElreavy on the other end. “He …

Mary Estelle St. Jacques

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

White River Junction, Vt. — Mary Estelle St. Jacques, 94, died Sunday, July 26, 2015, at Valley Terrace in White River Jct. She was born in Northumberland, N.H. on June 16, 1921, the daughter of Eloi and Melanie (Johnson) Roy. Estelle graduated from Connecticut Central College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education and taught in the Hartford and West Hartford, Connecticut …

At the Hospitals: July 26, 2015

Sunday, July 26, 2015

VA Medical Center Surgeons Receive Career Development Awards White River Junction — Two surgeons from the VA Outcomes Group, based at White River Junction VA Medical Center, have received Veterans Administration New England Career Development Awards. “In addition to the honor bestowed by these highly competitive regional grants, …

Sykes Ave. Complex on Agenda

Sunday, July 26, 2015

White River Junction — An application to build a new $6.4 million, 88-unit apartment complex on the border of the Sykes Mountain Avenue commercial district and a quiet residential neighborhood has raised questions from town planners and neighbors …

Headrest Honors Haven’s Director

Sunday, July 26, 2015

White River Junction — Sara Kobylenski, executive director of the Upper Valley Haven, has received the 2015 Community Service Award from Headrest, a substance abuse treatment and counseling center in Lebanon. Headrest said it honored Kobylenski for her …

Tackling Down Under: Hartford Lineman Makes Unusual Pit Stop on Way to Shrine Game

Sunday, July 26, 2015

White River Junction — Any way you look at it, Tayler Larmie has come a long way to reach this year’s Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl high school all-star football game. He didn’t take up the sport until his …

Mary S. Richards

Friday, July 24, 2015

Wilder, Vt. — Mary S. Richards died peacefully surrounded by her children on Sunday, June 7, 2015 at the age of 87. She would have been pleased to know that the peonies and roses were in full bloom, the birds were singing and the sky was picture perfect …

Bernard G. Duto

Friday, July 24, 2015

White River Jct, Vt. — Bernard G. Duto, 79, of White River Junction, died Friday morning, July 24, 2015, at the Veterans Administration Hospital in White River Junction. He was born Sept. 7, 1935, in Athol, Mass.; the son of John and Bernadette (Chaloux) Duto. He was raised …

Gaining Steam: Hartford Rides Big First Inning to Another Tourney Win

Friday, July 24, 2015

Castleton, Vt. — Riding a first-inning wave that resembled a figurative tsunami, the Hartford American Legion baseball team walloped the Colchester Cannons, 16-9, Friday during Vermont state tournament play at Castleton University. The visitors scored 11 times with …

Hartford Has New Manager Committee

Friday, July 24, 2015

Hartford — The search for a new town manager is on, though the Hartford Selectboard is already fielding criticism about the way in which it formed a selection committee. As part of a broader effort to engage residents in local governance, the Selectboard created a nine-member committee made …

Hartford Grinds One Out in Legion Tourney Opener

Friday, July 24, 2015

Castleton, Vt. — At face value, Thursday’s ingredients didn’t seem destined to add up to victory for the Hartford American Legion baseball team during its opening state tournament game at Castleton University. Facing Orleans-Essex County, the boys in …

Couple Takes Plea Deal

Thursday, July 23, 2015

White River Junction — A Hartford couple last week pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two children, marking the final step in a Windsor Superior Court case that entered its third year this month. Steven D. Smith, 49, and …