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Linda Thomas, of Hartland, Vt., takes advantage of the unseasonably warm day by vacuuming out her car before going kayaking on Oct. 15, 2014. Thomas said it was just a coincidence that she was wearing a shirt the same color as her car. (Valley News - Ariana van den Akker)

Fall Cleanup

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Linda Thomas, of Hartland, takes advantage of the unseasonably warm weather on Wednesday by vacuuming out her car before going kayaking. Thomas said it was just a coincidence that she was wearing a shirt the same color as her car. Valley News — Ariana van den Akker …

Wedding: Roy — Thompson

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Hartland — Jennifer Beth Roy and Peter Alan Thompson were married on Sept. 6, 2014, in Mirror Lake, N.H. The ceremony took place at the Boston YMCA North Woods & Pleasant Valley Camp. The bride was escorted down the aisle by her father . Jeanne Pounder, a justice of the peace, performed the …

Local Roundup: Long Memories Carry Mascoma Past Franklin

Sunday, October 19, 2014

West Canaan — Andrew Cashe set the tone from the opening kickoff for the Mascoma football team, returning the kick for a touchdown to help the Royals beat visitng Franklin 38-18 on Saturday afternoon. Cashe didn’t stop there in a performance that left the Golden Tornadoes gasping all day. The senior ran for …

Self-Guided Garden Tours Include Windsor County

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Five gardens in Vermont’s Windham and Windsor counties will be open to the public for self-guided tours on Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tours, held rain or shine, include vegetable gardens, English-inspired garden rooms and an artist’s studio. Visitors may begin at any of …

Buddy Jones

Saturday, August 16, 2014

West Burke, Vt. — Buddy Jones, 76 of West Burke, Passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2014, at Maple Lane Nursing Home. He was born as Shelby Gene Jones on Feb. 2, 1938, in Montcoal, W.Va. to Bert …

Hartland Hears From Windsor Chief

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Hartland — As the first step toward deciding whether police services could be improved at a reasonable cost if they were delivered by Windsor officers, Hartland should hear from residents on what they see as policing priorities. That was the advice from Windsor Police Chief Stephen Soares to …

Barn Fire in Hartland

Saturday, August 9, 2014

From left, Paul Potwin, Tyler Frink, and Ted Bjorkman, all of Hartland, move a barbed wire fence away from a barn that was destroyed by fire in Hartland on Friday. The wooden and sheet metal barn was being …

Windsor Mulls Adding Lacrosse Teams

Friday, August 8, 2014

Windsor — Bob Hingston knows a little about starting up a new sports program. In 1967 he was a junior at Fall Mountain Regional High School when football was introduced as a varsity sport. Hingston recalls many of the players on that first team did not even know …

Linda M. Moyer

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — Linda M. Moyer, 70, a resident of Hartland, died Sunday morning, Aug. 3, 2014, at the Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center in Windsor. A memorial service celebrating Linda’s life will be held in September at a day and time to be announced. The complete …

Up, Up and Away

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Theo Merryweather, 5, of Brooklyn, N.Y., pretends to be a superhero on Tuesday while his cousins and friends did yoga outside at the home his family is renting in Hartland Four Corners on Tuesday. Valley News — Ariana …

Engagement: Felisme — Chartier

Sunday, July 27, 2014

North Hartland — Nicole Felisme and Robert Chartier II have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of JoAnn and Cedoine Felisme, of Manchester, N.H. She graduated from Manchester Memorial High School in 2007 and earned a …

Forum, July 23: More About the Co-op; No More Co-op; Thanks, Shawn Braley

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Don’t Rush to Judgment To the Editor: The recent controversy about firings at the Co-op seems to revolve around how a values-based organization could so abruptly dismiss employees considered by many to be very competent and helpful. We have long been Co-op members and one of us served …

David Woodward

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

White River Jct., Vt. — David Woodward, 51, died unexpectedly on Sunday July 20, 2014. He was born Sept. 13, 1962, in Randolph, Vt. the son of Wallace E. and Raynetta (Clogston) Woodward. He is survived by four brothers, Milo of Deming, N.M., Lawrence of White River. Jct., …