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Cinematographer Antonio Esposito of Shelton, Ct., and Director Steve Buskey of Hanover, N.H., set up a shot while filming a scene between the main character, Ellis, and his stepfather, Dale, for Ellis the Movie in South Royalton, Vt.,  on August 8, 2014. 
(Valley News - Sarah Priestap)

Quiet on the Set

Friday, August 22, 2014

O nly 11 years old and acting in his second short film, Danny Davis is already a pro. Waiting to go on camera, Davis, wearing an adult black leather jacket that swamps his frame, is having a liberal dose of mayonnaise applied to his hair by Alicia Bozzone, an assistant director on the film Ellis . Directed by Steve Buskey, …

Making Life Better for Bees: VLS Bans Suspect Pesticide To Highlight Pollinators’ Plight

Friday, August 15, 2014

South Royalton — Without bees and other pollinators, 70 percent of plants would be unable to reproduce or provide food, according to the Center for Food Safety, a national non profit public interest group. Of the 100 crop varieties that provide 90 percent of the world’s food, 71 are pollinated by bees, and …

William E. Corwin

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — William E. “Wild Bill” Corwin, 55 died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at his home in South Royalton with his family and friends at his side through his courageous battle with cancer. He was born March 13, 1959 in Randolph, Vt. the son of Grant L.M. Corwin and Barbara (McIntosh) Corwin. He attended school in South Royalton and graduated in …

Forum, July 24: More Co-op; Less Greed; ‘Tabasco?’; All This and Chocolate Chips

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Employment Issues Are Complex To the Editor: With regard to Sunday’s editorial (“The Co-op Firings,” July 20): Everyone who has ever managed a business with many employees is familiar with the difficulties of personnel management and the delicate balance required between the need for fairness and transparency, on …

South Royalton Blaze

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

South Royalton Fire Chief Paul Brock said a garage fire Tuesday morning on New Street, near Vermont Law School, likely started when a hot lawnmower was placed too close to a can of gasoline. The white paneled garage …

Mary Anderson

Thursday, July 17, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — A graveside burial service for Mary Anderson (who passed away May 22, 2013) will be held on Saturday, July 19 at 1 p.m. at the Haven Cemetery on Dairy Hill in South Royalton, Vt. After the burial, there will be a fellowship gathering at …

Mary Anderson

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — A graveside burial service for Mary Anderson (who passed away May 22, 2013) will be held on Saturday, July 19 at 1 p.m. at the Haven Cemetery on Dairy Hill in South Royalton, Vt. After the burial, there will be a fellowship gathering at …

Recreation Notes: Towns Honor Accident Victim

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Tragedy afflicted Tunbridge last month when 20-year-old Jen Kinnarney, of South Royalton, died from injuries suffered in an all-terrain vehicle accident. While both communities mourned, more than 100 friends gathered to help make things a little easier for …

News Briefs: Friday, June 20

Friday, June 20, 2014

S. Royalton Man Pleads Not Guilty to Embezzlement White River Junction — A South Royalton man pleaded not guilty to embezzling from the Corner Stop Mini Mart in Royalton, where he worked as a night shift manager. Police allege that 55-year-old Gregory Manning stole more than $10,000 from …

A Fairly Fishy First Try; White River Open Deemed Successful

Saturday, June 14, 2014

When fly fishermen Brian Burkholder and Eric Dexter decided to organize a fly fishing tournament on the White River, they sought advice from Jesse Haller, who directs the Otter Creek Classic in the Middlebury, Vt., area. “We were …

South Royalton Mourns Death of Young Teacher

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

South Royalton — The South Royalton community this week is mourning the death of a 20-year-old preschool teacher who died on Sunday following an accident involving an all-terrain vehicle. Jennifer Kinnarney, a 2012 graduate of South Royalton High …

Jennifer C. “Jen” Kinnarney

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Jennifer C. “Jen” Kinnarney, 20, died on Sunday, June 8, 2014, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. from injuries she sustained in a four-wheeler accident on June 7, 2014. She was born Sept. 3, 1993, in Randolph, Vt. the daughter of James …

Jennifer “Jen” Kinnarney

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Jennifer “Jen” Kinnarney, 20, died Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. from injuries she sustained in a four-wheeler accident on June 7, 2014. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home in Chelsea, Vt. …

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