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Lorena M. Guarino

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Wilder, Vt. — Lorena M. Guarino, 92, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015. She was born July 14, 1922, in White River Jct., Vt. a daughter of Raffaele and Virginia (Vega) Guarino. Miss Guarino graduated from Hartford High School in 1940 and from Becker College in Worcester, Mass. in 1942. After she finished her schooling she began her 52-year career as a bookkeeper in the automobile business. She was predeceased by …

Born to Ride

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

On the first day with his training wheels off, Thomas Buskey, 5, gets help from his mom, Phoebe, to keep from tipping over while practicing riding his bike in the driveway of their home in White River Junction. Valley News — Sarah Priestap …

Many Jobs, One Goal: New Hartford Lacrosse Coach Looks to Revitalize Program

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Wilder — Jennifer Wheatley stood in the crowded Dothan Brook Elementary School lobby earlier this month, surrounded by girls lacrosse players and parents. Conversation and laughter swirled about in the wake of three hours of practice with the Hartford High and town recreation teams Wheatley oversees. “I could use a chance to sit …

Lawrence A. Davis

Thursday, April 9, 2015

West Hartford, Vt. — Lawrence A. Davis, 84, died peacefully, surrounded by family, Monday evening April 6, 2015, at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center in Windsor, Vt. He was born Aug. 10, 1930, in Windsor, a son of Floyd A. and Cecyl (Bean) Davis. Larry spent his …

Hartford Pool Won’t Open This Summer

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Hartford — Residents who use the Hartford municipal pool will need to find another place to cool off this summer. The pool will not open for the season because construction crews are slated to break ground on several projects at the high school, all of which are situated …

Haven Closes Clothing Room

Thursday, April 9, 2015

White River Junction — The Upper Valley Haven has closed its free clothing room, increasing its reliance on partnerships with other organizations and retailers that offer clothes in an effort to decrease redundancies in local agencies’ donations and resources. Previously, visitors could walk into the Haven and browse …

Genier Clara Clerkin

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Albany, N.Y. — Genier Clara Clerkin, 90, passed away peacefully in the Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s Hospital, Albany, on Thursday, April 2, 2015. In heaven, she rejoins her beloved husband of 60 years, Dr. Eugene J. Clerkin, who predeceased her in 2008. Genier was a graduate of …

Stanley Tucker

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Derby Line, Vt. — Stanley Tucker, 63 of Derby Line, passed from a battle with cancer on Tuesday, April 7, 2015. He was born to Stanley & Georgia (Lawrence) Tucker in Lebanon, N.H. on July 8, 1951. He graduated in 1969 from Hartford High School. He was currently …

I-91 Project Begins With Route 5 Stoplights

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

White River Junction — A seven-month project to replace two Interstate 91 bridges hit one of its early milestones on Tuesday, when two temporary stoplights at the Route 5 junctions with I-91 north- and southbound were activated. By …

Lawrence A. Davis

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

West Hartford, Vt. — Lawrence A. Davis, 84, died peacefully, surrounded by family, Monday evening April 6, 2015, at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center in Windsor, Vt. A complete obituary will follow in a later edition of the Valley News. …

White River Junction Fashion Show Unites, Inspires

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

White River Junction — While there were few similarities among the works of four clothing designers featured in a fashion show Saturday night at the Main Street Museum, there was one thing they all had in common: the …

Fore Thought

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Michael Follensbee, of Hartland, hits golf balls with his high school friend, Zach Temple, at Temple’s home in North Hartland last Tuesday. The former Hartford High golf teammates — Follensbee is a Cornell freshman, Temple a Castleton State …

Oram “Ray” Dubey

Monday, April 6, 2015

Wilder, Vt. — A memorial service to celebrate the life of “Ray” Dubey who passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2015, at the age of 87, will be held at Valley Terrace, 2820 Christian Street (Rte. 5), Wilder at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. …