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Forum, Sept. 30: Equal Care for Mental Health; Who’s Best for New Hampshire?; A Flawed History of the GOP; ‘Into the Woods’

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Equal Care for Mental Health To the Editor: Thanks for your front page article, “Challenges Abound for Vermont’s Mental Health Care System,” (Sept. 28) which they certainly do. And chief among them is that while passage of the Affordable Care Act offers the promise of incremental improvement in the disparity among the ways various illnesses are treated, the basic premise under which mental health care is provided, well beyond Vermont, …

Sketching on the Sidewalks

Friday, September 26, 2014

South Royalton School sophomore Kyle Duddie, left, and Sharon Academy senior Charlotte Atkinson work on a drawing during the first Chalk and Chowder Festival on the South Royalton green Thursday. Held in conjunction with the weekly farmers’ market and the annual community stone soup event, vendors and visitors watched nearly two dozen students …

Baskets, Boxes & Bushels

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Rachel Bigelow, of Foxville Farm in Royalton, prepares her stand for the farmers market on the South Royalton green last Thursday. The Royalton farmers market will be held every Thursday until Oct. 9.Valley News — James M. Patterson …

Mary C. Parmenter

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Mary C. Parmenter, 71, died peacefully on Sunday, May 18, 2014, at the Gifford Medical Center in Randolph, Vt. surrounded by her family. She was born June 20, 1942, in Mountain Lakes, N.J. the daughter of Ralph M. and Marion L. (Wells) Crane. She …

Mary C. Parmenter

Monday, May 19, 2014

South Royalton, Vt. — Mary C. Parmenter, 71, died Sunday, May 18, 2014, at the Gifford Medical Center in Randolph, Vt. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home in Chelsea, VT. …

VLS Class of 2014 Shaped by Storm

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Click here for a photo gallery.  ∎ South Royalton — This year’s graduating class at Vermont Law School was welcomed to Vermont three years ago by Tropical Storm Irene, which canceled the first day of classes, left the students …

A Life: David A. Ring, 1952-2014; ‘He Had a Heart as Big as the Moon’

Monday, May 12, 2014

White River Junction — Dave Ring returned one day from his weekly trip to the Connecticut Valley Auto Auction with a used maroon Ford pickup that he couldn’t wait to show to one of his mechanics. “He knew …

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 …

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Thursday, October 4, 2012

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