Randolph

Mt. Ascutney Projects Break-Even for 2016 Budget

Monday, August 3, 2015

Windsor — After two straight years of losing money in its health care operations, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center is projecting that in its upcoming fiscal year it will break even in its core business — but only just barely. In a July 1 letter and budget projections for the fiscal year that will begin Oct. 1 that were filed with Vermont’s Green Mountain Care Board, Mt. Ascutney said …

Business Notes: Aug. 2, 2015

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Several Upper Valley farms are set to participate in Vermont’s Open Farm Week. From Monday through Aug. 9, more than 100 farms across the state will be open for tours, tastings and educational activities. The event is sponsored by the Vermont Agriculture and Culinary Tourism Council, which, according to its website aims to …

Haute Cuisine Beans: New Coffee Achievers Roast Locally in Small Batches

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Sam Sabky and Kate Fisher were seated one morning last week at a cafe table in My Brigadeiro, the brightly lighted chocolate shop tucked under the Starbucks in Hanover, waiting for the proper moment to give two French presses the final push to make the perfect cup of coffee. They’re conducting a tasting …

Dorothy Titus Porter

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Randolph, Vt. — Dorothy Titus Porter passed away at the age of 90 at the Mayo Extended Care Facility in Northfield, Vt. on Saturday, July 25, 2015, where she had been a resident for the past eight months. She was born on the Titus family farm off Mud …

At the Hospitals: July 26, 2015

Sunday, July 26, 2015

VA Medical Center Surgeons Receive Career Development Awards White River Junction — Two surgeons from the VA Outcomes Group, based at White River Junction VA Medical Center, have received Veterans Administration New England Career Development Awards. “In addition to the honor bestowed by these highly competitive regional grants, …

Local Youths Win Awards at Dairy Show

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Tunbridge — Several local youths took home awards from the Central and Southeast Region 4-H Dairy Show, held July 14 at the Tunbridge Fairgrounds. Keenan Thygesen, of Tunbridge, received the Dick Dodge Memorial Award for being named the …

Birth Announcements: July 26, 2015

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center HILL — A son, Devin Raymond Hill, born on July 12, 2015, to Tracy Lynn and Jason Wayne Hill, of Canaan. RHOADS — A daughter, Natalie Pepper Rhoads, born on July 21, 2015, to Becky and Jared Rhoads, of Lebanon. Gifford Medical Center EVANS — …

State Asks for Smaller Exit 4 Plan: Developer Wants to Build Project Off I-89 in Randolph

Friday, July 24, 2015

Randolph — A state environmental commission on Thursday asked the developer of a proposed mixed-use project near the Interstate 89 interchange in Randolph to go back to the drawing board , saying the initial proposal would use up …

Fire in the Hole: Bethel Potters Crank Up Their Kiln

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Bethel — Nathan and Becca Webb’s pottery business revolves around the enormous wood-fired kiln they built on their Bethel property. Shaped something like an igloo, the structure is sheathed in homemade adobe and made of various types of …

Birth Announcements: July 19, 2015

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Gifford Medical Center WEBB — A daughter, June Marie Webb, born on June 26, 2015, to Leah and T.C. Webb, of Randolph. JAMELE — A son, Giuseppe Julian Jamele, born on June 27, 2015, to Ashley and Jeff Jamele, of Bethel. …

Farmers, Developer Rumble in Randolph

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Randolph — A battle between a Randolph developer and conservationists heated up Friday as the two sides presented differing views to an Act 250 commission on whether a proposed multi-use project along Interstate 89 would hurt the local farming community. At issue: dozens of acres of primary agricultural …

Charles John Bacon

Friday, July 17, 2015

New Bern, N.C. — Charles John Bacon, 78, of New Bern, died Wednesday, July 15, 2015, at CarolinaEast Medical Center. He had a delightful sense of humor. Charles was a friend to all, but especially his wife and family. He was a Consulting Civil Engineer who designed and …

Jared Martin Brooks

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Randolph Center, Vt. — Jared Martin Brooks, 33, of Randolph Center, died Thursday, July 9, 2015 in Randolph Center. Graveside Memorial Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 15 at the Randolph Center Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Contributions in his memory may be made …