Sharon

Local Roundup: Hanover, Concord Boys Soccer Deadlock

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Concord — Hanover’s Griffin Johnson was inches away from ending the game in double overtime, but the crossbar answered his header in the box in what proved to be the best last chance of the Marauders’ 2-2 double-overtime boys soccer draw with Concord on Tuesday. Hanover senior captain Asa Berolzheimer scored twice in the contest for the Marauders, the second coming off a penalty kick late in the second half …

Tunbridge To Keep Ambulance

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Tunbridge — Voters sided with Chelsea-based First Branch Ambulance Wednesday night, rejecting a proposal for a new shared ambulance service with Royalton and Sharon that would take over the North Tunbridge coverage area. The proposal was rejected in a paper ballot, 120-74, at the special Town Meeting at Tunbridge Central School. During roughly …

Truck Crash in Sharon

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

From left, Bill Josler, Sach Josler and Doug Josler prepare to lift a Kleen Laundry tractor-trailer back onto the roadway on Interstate 89 in Sharon before uncoupling the trailer Tuesday. The truck was transporting medical linens from Berlin, Vt., to Lebanon when it left the road and spun 180 degrees before coming to …

Hartford, Regional Planners’ Visions Differ

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Woodstock — An ongoing disagreement between the town of Hartford and regional planners boils down to a single question: What should Vermont look like? Or, perhaps: Who should decide what Vermont should look like? Peter Gregory, the executive …

Roger W. Strong

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Sharon, Vt. — Roger W. Strong, 79, died Saturday morning August, 22, 2015 at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. Roger was born on June 7, 1936 in Windsor, Vt. the son of Ernest E. and Vina (Darling) Strong. Roger married Dixie Lee Spittle on June 22, …

At the Hospitals: Aug. 23, 2015

Sunday, August 23, 2015

DHMC Physician Assistant Hits Milestone Lebanon — Thomas O. Wansleben recently marked 40 years of certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. He is one of only 224 physician assistants in the United States to …

Engagement: Phillips — Dixon

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Hartland — Alison Phillips and Michael Dixon have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Megan Campbell, of Hartland, and David Phillips, of Sharon. She attended Hartford High School from 2002-04 and graduated from Brattleboro Union …

Matthew C. Porter

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Sharon, Vt. — Matthew C. Porter, 35, died unexpectedly at his home in Sharon on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015. He was born on Oct. 29, 1979, in Randolph, Vt. the son of David and Valerie Porter. Matthew was a Vermont resident all his life, he was a skilled …

Catch Me If You Can

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

As his older brother Trenton Bird, 11, speeds across their front yard in circles in his go-kart, Blake, 4, lobs balls to keep him on his toes at their home in Sharon on Monday. Valley News — Sarah …

Wednesday Nights in Sharon: League of Horseshoe Pitchers Have Been Ringing Posts for 39 Years

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Sharon — For more than half the year, the patch of grass behind the Sharon park & ride sits mostly empty, drawing little attention from motorists traveling onto or off Interstate 89 at exit 2. But, beginning in …

Jay McPhetres

Friday, August 7, 2015

Sharon, Vt. — A Celebration of Life for Jay McPhetres who died June 27, will be held Saturday, Aug. 22, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sharon Elementary School in Sharon. All are welcome. …

Springfield, Vt., Girl Dies at Dam

Friday, July 31, 2015

Springfield, Vt. — The 15-year-old daughter of the Springfield man who was shot to death in April after confronting a suspected drug user in his neighborhood has died. Casey Wing has been identified as the girl who died on Saturday after falling 85 feet at the North Springfield …

With Pools Closed, Residents Keep Cool

Friday, July 31, 2015

West Hartford — The Upper Valley fell just shy of a heat wave this week — which is achieved with a hat trick of 90-degree days — but Thursday’s drop into the 80s didn’t mean Monique and Robert …