Hartford

Hartford to Get Conduct Code For Athletics

Monday, August 31, 2015

Hartford — Superintendent Tom DeBalsi has asked for volunteers to serve on a committee that would help draft a code of conduct for coaches, student athletes, parents and spectators at the Hartford School District’s athletic events. During a School Board meeting last week, DeBalsi acknowledged it is an unusual way to draft a policy, but said the end result will have an effect on an unusually broad group of stakeholders. …

Wedding: Adams — Barker

Saturday, August 29, 2015

White River Junction — Caitlin Marie Adams and Joshua Thomas Barker were married on May 30, 2015, at St. Anthony Roman Catholic Church in White River Junction. The bride’s parents escorted her down the aisle, and Deacon John Guarino officiated at the ceremony. Emma Schluntz was the maid of honor. Jacqueline Hancox, Catriona …

Births: Aug. 30, 2015

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Gifford Medical Center BESTENBOSTEL — A son, Caleb David Bestenbostel, born on Aug. 13, 2015, to Natasha Alix and Richard Bestenbostel, of Randolph. CONNIFF — A son, Lucas Alexander Conniff, born on Aug. 13, 2015, to Jennifer White and Robert Conniff III, of East Randolph. LUNNA — A daughter, Vanessa Marie Lunna, born on Aug. 14, 2015, to Kimberly and Alan Lunna, of …

Emergency Fix on Hartford’s Route 4 Rail Bridge Begins Today

Friday, August 7, 2015

Hartford — State and local authorities in Vermont have announced an emergency project to replace the Route 4 railroad bridge, which was damaged in June by a passing truck. The town of Hartford, VTrans, the Vermont Rail System and their contractors are scheduled to begin construction on the …

WRJ Restaurant Looks to Expand

Thursday, August 6, 2015

White River Junction — Goodbye bingo, hello Tuckerbox. Two old buildings are getting new life, as the American Legion-sponsored bingo games have moved from downtown White River Junction to the Elks Lodge in Hartford Village, and the Tuckerbox …

William Charles Wanner, Jr.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

White River Junction, Vt. — William Charles Wanner, Jr., 85, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Lebanon Center Genesis in Lebanon, N.H. Bill was born Dec. 10, 1929 in Queens, N.Y., the son of William and Ethel (Wolf) Wanner. He graduated from Brooklyn Technical High School and …

At the Hospitals: Aug. 2, 2015

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Mt. Ascutney Hospital Opens New Acute Rehabilitation Center Windsor — The new acute inpatient rehabilitation center at Mt. Ascutney Hospital has opened its doors to patients. The 10-bed facility includes a simulation kitchen, transitional apartment, therapeutic workshop, space …

Vermont Up to Challenge, but N.H. Rules Again

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Castleton, Vt. — Players from NHIAA Division III schools might not attract as much notice as their brethren from larger institutions, but that didn’t stop a D-III contingent from contributing tremendously in Saturday’s Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl. Gilford’s …

Roles Blur In Hartford Complaint

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Hartford — A conflict between a high school basketball coach and a member of the Hartford School Board whose son played on the team has exposed rifts between the district’s parents and coaching staff, with each side asking …

A Timeline of the Hartford School Conflict

Saturday, August 1, 2015

A timeline of Paula Nulty’s complaint against Steve Landon shows the issue was unfolding as she was running for her seat on the Hartford School Board. Nulty said during her candidacy that her 20 years of various types of involvement with the school district had given her an …

Major Traffic Delays Next Week in Hartford, Lebanon

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Motorists in Hartford and Lebanon should be prepared for major delays next week, with significant traffic routes in both towns continuing to see disruption from construction projects. In Hartford, work to replace two bridges on Interstate 91 will cause continued delays on Route 5 near the interstate’s Exit …

Springfield, Vt., Girl Dies at Dam

Friday, July 31, 2015

Springfield, Vt. — The 15-year-old daughter of the Springfield man who was shot to death in April after confronting a suspected drug user in his neighborhood has died. Casey Wing has been identified as the girl who died on Saturday after falling 85 feet at the North Springfield …

With Pools Closed, Residents Keep Cool

Friday, July 31, 2015

West Hartford — The Upper Valley fell just shy of a heat wave this week — which is achieved with a hat trick of 90-degree days — but Thursday’s drop into the 80s didn’t mean Monique and Robert …