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Shirley Mae (Hosmer) Paige

Friday, August 1, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Shirley Mae (Hosmer) Paige, 70 died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at her home in South Royalton. She was born Dec. 24, 1943, in Strafford, Vt. the daughter of Gardner M. and Jessie E. (Perkins) Moses. Shirley attended school in Tunbridge, Vt. She lived most of her life in Tunbridge and surrounding towns in the area. On Oct. 8, 1961, she married Harry E. Hosmer and they …

Rained In

Friday, August 1, 2014

After a thunderstorm brought all 40 of South Royalton School’s summer day campers inside, Madeline Sullivan, 7, Donald Champney, 8, Cooper Wilcox, 5, Counselor-in-Training Emily Hemond, 12, and Alexys Cossette, 7, play a group game on Thursday. The camp, which started its six-week session in June, finishes today.Valley News — Sarah Priestap …

Respected Vermont Law School Professor Dies

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

South Royalton — The community at Vermont Law School is mourning the death of professor Cheryl Hanna, an expert in constitutional law familiar to many from her frequent media appearances, where she worked to explain how law impacted people’s everyday lives. The circumstances of Hanna’s death were unclear on Monday, with the law …

Frank Eli Perron Sr.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Sharon, Vt. — Frank Eli Perron Sr., formerly of Sharon, passed away Sunday, April 26, 2014, at Brookside Nursing Home where he was receiving rehabilitation after a recent surgery. He was 90 years old. Frank was born Sept. 1, 1923 in Stockbridge, Vt., the youngest son of Arthur …

Agnes Almyria Whitmore Fuller

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Agnes Almyria Whitmore Fuller, 96, died peacefully on Monday, April 14, 2014, at her home in South Royalton. Love of her family, her home and her ancestry guided her long and fulfilling life. She was born Sept. 17, 1917, in Plymouth, Mass., daughter of …

Spring Clean-Up Crew

Friday, April 25, 2014

Jim Kinnarney, left, his wife Gloria, and Tyler White, all of Royalton, clear a front yard of sticks and leaves at a home in South Royalton earlier this week. The Kinnarneys own G and J Lawn Care and …

Vt. School Consolidation Far Off But Still Generates Debate

Friday, April 25, 2014

Debate over whether to consolidate Vermont’s school districts and school boards appears likely to continue past the current legislative session in the statehouse. Sen. Dick McCormack, D-Bethel, said even if House Bill 883, which would mandate consolidation, had been voted out onto the House floor and approved this …

Linda Bea Chaffee

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Port Charlotte, Fla. — Linda Bea (Hull) Chaffee, 62, died peacefully at her winter home in Port Charlotte, on Thursday, April 17, 2014. Born Jan. 4, 1952, she attended Hartland Elementary School and Hartford High School, and graduated from Vermont Technical College. She had worked for Vermont Castings …

Law School Gets Bond Downgrade

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Moody’s Investors Service, an investment assessment services company, downgraded Vermont Law School’s $10.3 million in 2011 revenue bonds this week. Moody’s lowered its rating for the school’s bonds from Baa2 to Ba1 this week. The downgrade drops Vermont Law School by two rating categories. TD Bank holds the …

Agnes A. Fuller

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Agnes A. Fuller, 96, died peacefully at her home on Monday, April 14, 2014. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home, Chelsea, Vt. …

Taking Stock of Vermont’s Architecture

Friday, April 11, 2014

For a state that’s defined as much by its small villages and civic cohesiveness as it is by its green hills, Vermont gets only modest notice for its architecture. Or maybe it’s because of those small villages with …

Ruth Page (Mori) Morgan

Friday, April 11, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Ruth Page (Mori) Morgan passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, with her husband and daughters by her side. She died of Leiomyosarcoma cancer. Ruth was 54 years old. Ruth was a deeply loved and loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, …

Local & Regional Briefs for Friday, April 11

Friday, April 11, 2014

Vermont Law School Receives $500,000 Donation South Royalton — Vermont Law School announced a $500,000 unrestricted gift in a statement Wednesday. Because the gift was granted without restrictions, the school can put the money toward a wide range of purposes including leadership and faculty development and scholarships, the …

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Thursday, October 4, 2012

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