Hartford

Daniel R. Wallace

Friday, March 6, 2015

West Hartford, Vt. — Daniel R. Wallace, 55, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, unexpectedly at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. Dan was born Aug. 20, 1959, in Glens Falls, N.Y. a son of Edward and Lillian (Tomkins) Wallace. He graduated from Hartford High School class of 1977 and went to work for Split Ball Bearing in Lebanon now Timkin Aerospace until leaving the company in 2006 due to health issues. He loved to spend time in the woods hunting and fishing, he enjoyed deep sea fishing trips with his uncle Chris. He enjoyed gardening, beekeeping and being the jokester. He was a talented woodworker and was a fan of all sports. But his true …

Barnard Man Arraigned on Assault Charge

Thursday, March 5, 2015

White River Junction — A 42-year-old Barnard man pleaded not guilty earlier this week to sexually assaulting a Woodstock girl on two separate occasions. Gregory Clasby was arraigned in Windsor Superior Court on Monday on two felony counts: lewd and lascivious conduct with a child and aggravated sexual assault with a victim under the age of 13. He is being held at Southern …

Both Budgets Fail in Hartford

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Hartford — Voters in Hartford rejected both the school and the town budgets, leaving town leaders just weeks to come up with alternative budget plans that will be more palatable to the public. With 1,674 ballots cast, the school budget failed by just 64 votes, on a vote of 726 to 790. Voters …

Charges Dropped in Woodstock Cruelty Case; Homes Sought for Horses

Thursday, February 26, 2015

White River Junction — A 64-year-old Woodstock woman agreed to give up her 23 Arabian horses in exchange for dismissal of all pending animal cruelty charges, prosecutors said Wednesday. Marjatta Lavin, owner of Skyland Arabians farm, also assured …

Hartford/Lebanon Bridge To Close Briefly on Friday

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

West Lebanon/White River Junction — A bridge spanning the Connecticut River between Hartford and Lebanon will be closed for about two hours early Friday morning, according to a release from the New Hampshire Department of Transportation. The Route 4 bridge connecting the villages of White River Junction and …

Millicent “Sally” Fernandes

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Hartford, Vt. — Millicent “Sally” Fernandes, 81, died peacefully at her home in Hartford on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, surrounded by her family. Sally was born July 4, 1933, in Hanover, N.H. the daughter of Robert Sanford and Ruth (Chandler) Whitney. She grew up in Taftsville and graduated …

A Life: Patsy Schneider, 1950-2014; ‘She Was Just One of Those People That Just Sparkled’

Monday, February 23, 2015

Hartford — When the doctors suggested Patsy Schneider undergo chemotherapy for the lung cancer that was metastasizing in her bones, she responded with a list of questions. Will I be able to walk my dog? Will I be …

Wedding: Lallier — Flowers

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Hartford — Megan Elizabeth Lallier and Chipman Loyd Flowers Jr., of Middletown, Del., were married on Oct. 18, 2014, at The Quechee Inn at Marshland Farm. The bride’s father escorted her down the aisle. The Rev. Dr. Clifford …

At the Hospitals: Feb. 22, 2015

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Valley Regional Hospital Named to Harvard Pilgrim 2014 Honor Roll Claremont — Valley Regional Hospital was recently named to Harvard Pilgrim Health Care’s seventh annual Hospital Honor Roll. The 2014 Honor Roll recognizes adult acute care hospitals scoring …

Gateway to Hartford’s Downtown: Twin Pines Projects Aim to Boost Both Housing, White River Junction

Sunday, February 22, 2015

White River Junction — A $5.5 million project to upgrade and expand Hartford’s low-income housing offerings will also improve the look of downtown White River Junction, according to the Twin Pines Housing Trust. However, project planners are also …

Local Roundup: ‘Whitchester’ Girls Win for Coach

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Woodstock — This one’s for the coach. With head coach Dennis Wood out of action due to emergency gall bladder surgery, the Whitcomb-Rochester girls basketball team fought off Craftsbury for a 50-38 victory in the Vermont Division IV quarterfinals on Saturday afternoon at Woodstock Union High School. The …

Thanks for the Push, Dad

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Shawn Mato, of Ashland, Mass., pushes his daughters, Lucie, 6, left, and Lila, 8, in a unicorn-themed sled during the cardboard box derby at the Quechee Club sledding hill on Saturday. Themed costumes and sleds were encouraged in …

Contested Races, Gun Range on Hartland’s Plate

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Hartland’s annual School District Meeting will be held Monday, March 2, at 7:30 p.m. Town Meeting takes place Tuesday, March 3, at 9 a.m., with the polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The meetings and voting …