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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 bonds, which were issued by the Vermont Educational and Health Buildings Finance Agency. Moody’s gave the school a negative outlook because a …

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 their white churches and brick commercial blocks that Vermont’s building are overlooked. Residents get to …

Royalton Voters OK Smaller School Budget, but Taxes Will Rise

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

South Royalton — With nary a question about specifics, voters Monday night approved the $6 million school budget on a 159-22 vote during the annual school district meeting at South Royalton High School. The $6,023,335 in spending represents a drop of more than $41,000, or 0.68 percent, from …

Royalton Officials Seek Voter Assent for New Town Offices

Sunday, March 2, 2014

South Royalton — Town officials are hoping that voters will approve a plan that allows them to move their offices from the basement of the library to a new “bare bones” building on the old Crawford Auto Land …

New Town Offices Proposed for Royalton

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Royalton Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 4, at 10 a.m. in the South Royalton High School Auditorium to act on warning articles. Voting by Australian ballot will be held from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. …

Carl Joseph Symonds

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Carl Joseph Symonds, 93, a former longtime resident of South Royalton, Vt. died after a long illness at Alice Peck Day Hospital in Lebanon on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He was born in Medford, Mass., the son of the late Arthur and Dorothy (Ballentine) Symonds. …

Carl J. Symonds

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Carl J. Symonds, 93, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at the Alice Peck Day Hospital in Lebanon, N.H. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home, Chelsea, Vt. …

Virginia “Ginny” Batchelder Newman

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Virginia “Ginny” Batchelder Newman, 98, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at her home. She was born July 8, 1915, in Marlboro, N.H., the daughter of Thomas Hunt and Ella Lucretia (Batchelder) Hunt. Ginny grew up in Stoneham, Mass., graduating from Stoneham High School in …

South Royalton School Honors

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

High Honors: Alexander Berk, Marguerite Dakin, Raven Hudson, Rebecca Paige, Callie Wuttke (grade 12); Larissa Stride (grade 11); Channing George, Mackinley George, Cora Honigford, Rhiannon Howe, Nils Rupprecht (grade 10); Emily Ballou, Michael Hemond, Chaniyah Lawrence, Maeve Naumann, Stephen Paige, Mara Southworth, Kasandra Wilson (grade 9). Honors: David …

Public Bank Proposal on Town Meeting Ballots Across Vermont

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Voters in three Vermont towns in the Upper Valley and 17 other communities in the state will face a simple question at Town Meeting this year: Should the Legislature be urged to examine the creation of a state …

Searching for a Cause: Film Examines Irene's Impact

Monday, February 10, 2014

Hanover — When a trio made up of a sea ice geophysicist, a self-employed climate change educator and a state representative-filmmaker set out to make an film about the roots of Tropical Storm Irene and the reasons for …

Few Answers, for Now, for Families, Towns

Friday, February 7, 2014

White River Junction — Emily Y. Perkins and Emma Jozefiak were together in a Bethel trailer on the day more than two years ago when Jozefiak was shot multiple times and left to die, according to police. On Thursday morning, more than two years later, the young women …

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Thursday, October 4, 2012

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