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Peg Sullivan takes it easy on one of her last training runs near her home in Hartland, Vt., on April 15, 2015, before the Boston Marathon. Sullivan, who started running long distances in high school, has been running for forty years. (Valley News - Sarah Priestap) <p><i>Copyright © Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.</i></p>

Ready to Run: After Many Years, Boston Remains Unique for Hartland Resident

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Hartland — It was a busy workday for Peg Sullivan at Mt. Ascutney Hospital on April 15, 2013. When she got home, she opened her personal email to find it packed with frantic inquiries from friends and relatives asking if she was all right. That was how she heard about the horror on Boylston Street. She let them know she …

Developer Proposes Solar Field

Friday, April 17, 2015

Woodstock — Some of the energy contained in the sunlight shining down on the grass of a pasture off Route 4 in Taftsville might soon be converted to 500 kilowatts of electricity, enough to power about 90 homes, says a developer who has proposed building a solar farm on the site. Tom Garden, …

Vincent H. Dow

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Vincent H. Dow, 76, a longtime resident of Hartland, passed away Tuesday morning, April 14, 2015, at the Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center in Windsor. He was born April 29, 1938 in Hanover, N.H. the son of Hollis and Evelyn (Horton) Dow. He received his schooling in Hartland and Windsor, graduating from Windsor High School in 1956. He married …

Gwendolyn Brown

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Milton, Vt. — Gwendolyn “Gwen” Brown, 93, died peacefully on Monday, April 13, 2015, at the Milford Regional Hospital in Milford, Mass. Gwen was born on Sept. 24, 1921, in Bakersfield, Vt., the daughter of Morton and Marion (Burns) Marshia. She received her Bachelor’s degree in teaching from …

Vincent H. Dow

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Vincent H. Dow, 76, a longtime resident of Hartland, passed away Tuesday morning, April 14, 2015, at the Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center in Windsor. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements …

Vermont Fish & Wildlife Officials Propose Changes for Hartland Gun Range

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Hartland — Vermont’s Fish & Wildlife Department has planned an estimated $20,000 worth of security and soundproofing upgrades to the Hammond Cove Shooting Range and is proposing to close it for three months each winter in an effort …

Wedding: Furnari — Gunerman

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Hartland — Ellen Rand Furnari and John Robert Gunerman were married on March 14, 2015, at the Lincklaen House in Cazenovia, N.Y. Cazenovia Acting Justice Patrick O’Sullivan officiated at the ceremony. William Furnari escorted his sister down the …

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 …

Stevens Athletic Director Steps Down

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Claremont — Aaron House, the athletic director at Stevens High for the last three years, has notified school officials that at the end of the school year he will be leaving to take a similar position at Kingswood Regional High School in Wolfeboro, N.H. Citing a “professional organization …

Clarence W. Hook

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

North Hartland, Vt. — Clarence W. Hook, 88, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Monday, March 30, 2015. He was born to Edgar & Caroline (Richards) in Chelsea, Vt. on April 19, 1926. Clarence attended Chelsea schools. He began working on the family farm beginning in …

Wedding: Shepard — Culver

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Hartland — Sarah Jacquelin Shepard and Robert Scott Culver were married on Feb. 21, 2015, at Jay Peak Resort, in Jay, Vt. The bride’s parents escorted her down the aisle. Kyle Sultzman, an interfaith minister, officiated at the …

Clarence W. Hook

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

North Hartland, Vt. — Clarence W. Hook, 88, passed away Monday, March 30, 2015, at his son’s home in Windsor, surrounded by family. A complete obituary will appear at a later date in the Valley News. …

Counties Ranked on Wellness

Saturday, March 28, 2015

West Lebanon — Upper Valley public health officials say an annual ranking of the health status of each county in the United States will help guide them as they create action plans to address the challenges area communities …