Randolph

Post Offices Extend Hours For Passport Services

Sunday, February 14, 2016

With more Americans traveling internationally, post offices in New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine will offer extended hours for passport services this winter. “Strong travel demand from the U.S. propelled 20 million American tourists abroad through the first four months of 2015,” the Postal Service said in a news release. “According to the World Tourism Organization, that’s 7 percent more than that period the prior year, and the U.S. Postal Service …

Charles E. Chadwick

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Randolph, Vt. — Formerly of New York City, Charles E. Chadwick, 87, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at the Joslyn House in Randolph, where he had made his home since the summer of 2014. He was born Dec. 18, 1928, in Randolph Center, the son of Otis Clifton and Edith (Clifford) Chadwick. He attended eight grades of school in Randolph Center …

Art Notes: Randolph Exhibition Channels Duchamp’s Spirit

Thursday, February 11, 2016

How far-reaching and pervasive is the influence of Marcel Duchamp? Inescapable. Never-ending. “Yuuuge,” to quote two of the current crop of presidential candidates. Look no further than “Salvage,” an exhibition at the Gallery at the Chandler Center for the Arts in Randolph that features 76 works by 23 Vermont artists, all of whom …

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Royalton-Area Schools To Hold Merger Meeting South Royalton — The soon-to-be-formed White River Valley Supervisory Union will hold a public forum this weekend to tackle the biggest question facing educators: How to move forward in a way that best serves the students of the 10 constituent towns? The …

Birth Announcements: Sept. 27, 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center SLAYTON — A daughter, Roxanna Eden Haynes Slayton, born on July 19, 2015, to Rachel Eleanor Haynes Coombs and Jeffrey Scott Slayton, of Norwich. WHITTEN — A son, Ethan William Whitten, born on Aug. 10, 2015, to Renata Louise Whitten and Craig William Whitten, of …

Act 250 Hearings Continue

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Randolph — During a contentious public hearing on Friday, the would-be developer of a large multi-use project off Exit 4 on Interstate 89 unveiled a dramatically revised conceptual plan that presenters said would minimize the loss of prime farmland on the 172-acre site. Environmental groups opposed to the …

State Investigates Death Of Hartland Infant

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

South Royalton — State police continue to investigate the untimely death of an infant who was discovered unresponsive early Sunday morning at his uncle’s South Royalton residence. Vermont State Police Lt. Dan Trudeau said it’s unclear what caused the death of 4-month-old Wyatt Morrill, the son of Hartland …

Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Soccer Blanks Plymouth

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Hanover — Everyone’s gunning for the Hanover High girls soccer team this year. That’s what happens to a defending state champion. The Marauders’ challenge is making sure they have their game on point at every opportunity. Hanover met …

At the Hospitals: Sept. 20, 2015

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Geisel Receives $5 million Grant to Study Motivation and Behavior Change Hanover — The Center for Technology and Behavioral Health at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine has received a $5 million Common Fund grant from the National Institutes of Health for a project they hope will lead to …

Local & Regional Briefs for Friday, Sept. 18, 2015

Friday, September 18, 2015

Judge Delays Release of Footage Concord — A judge has delayed the limited release of body camera footage from a deadly shooting by police in July, allowing himself four extra days to consider objections from attorneys on various sides. Redacted clips were scheduled to be released Monday, according …

Opera Illuminates a Mythical Vermont Town

Thursday, September 17, 2015

It’s been 15 years since A Fleeting Animal: An Opera from Judevine, a collaboration between composer Erik Nielsen and poet and writer David Budbill, was first produced by the Vermont Opera Theater of Montpelier. Based on Budbill’s suite …

Randolph Developer Selling Inn

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Randolph — Citing his age and the scope of his work, developer Jesse “Sam” Sammis has put the Three Stallion Inn and Montague Golf Club on sale for a combined listing of $4.15 million. At 77, Sammis, who is seeking Act 250 approval for a 172-acre mixed-use development …

D-H Merger Puts Strain on Harvest Hill

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Lebanon — The pending absorption of Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital into the sprawling medical care system operated by Dartmouth-Hitchcock will leave a nonprofit owner of housing for affluent Upper Valley seniors standing on its own in an …