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A 2007 Santa Cruz guitar and another guitar were taken from the car of Richard Brodsky, of Newtown, Conn., at the Jenny Brook Bluegrass Festival in Tunbridge, Vt. (Courtesy photograph)

Treasured Guitars Stolen At Tunbridge Festival

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Tunbridge — A father-son bluegrass duo are seeking the return of their precious guitars following an apparent theft early Sunday morning at the Jenny Brook Bluegrass Festival. Rick Brodsky, 50, of Newtown, Conn., and Korey Brodsky, 16, are missing a McKenna dobro-style resonator and a Tony Rice-model Santa Cruz, a classic steel-string acoustic. “I love that guitar,” Rick Brodsky said …

No Time to Waste: Major Provisions of Vermont Recycling Law Go Into Effect This Week

Sunday, June 28, 2015

“Nobody really knows what’s going to happen when this goes into effect on July 1,” Todd Allen, the chairman of Hartford’s Solid Waste Advisory Committee, told town leaders earlier this month. “It’s a little bit of uncharted waters.” Allen was talking about a rapidly approaching deadline under Vermont’s Universal Recycling Law, a radical …

Daniel W. “Dan” Mullen

Friday, June 26, 2015

Tunbridge, Vt. — Daniel W. “Dan” Mullen, 60 died unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at his home in Tunbridge. He was born June 12, 1955, in Chelsea, Vt., the son of Jeremiah and Olive E. (Danforth) Mullen. He attended school in Tunbridge and later Chelsea where he graduated in 1974 from Chelsea High School. He played baseball while in high school and …

Caroline Beverley Dorothea (Fisk) Barnaby

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Tunbridge, Vt. — Caroline Beverley Dorothea (Fisk) Barnaby, 81 died Thursday, June 11, 2015, at the Gifford Medical Center in Randolph, Vt. after a brief illness. She was born on June 10, 1934 in Danbury, Conn. to Dorothea Eileen (Copithorne) and Franklyn Leslie Fisk, Sr. She married Richard …

Caroline Beverley Dorothea (Fisk) Barnaby

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Tunbridge, Vt. — Caroline Beverley Dorothea (Fisk) Barnaby, 81 died Thursday, June 11, 2015, at the Gifford Medical Center in Randolph, Vt. after a brief illness. She was born on June 10, 1934 in Danbury, Conn. to Dorothea Eileen (Copithorne) and Franklyn Leslie Fisk, Sr. She married Richard …

Randolph Women Join Board of Safeline Inc.

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Chelsea — Two Randolph residents have joined the board of Safeline Inc., a member agency of the Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence. The board also elected a new chairwoman, Felicity Swayze, of Tunbridge. Shelley Dimick is an IT business analyst with Northfield Savings Bank in Northfield, …

Caroline Beverley Dorothea Barnaby

Friday, June 12, 2015

Tunbridge, Vt. — Caroline Beverley Dorothea Barnaby, 81, died Thursday, June 11, 2015, at the Gifford Medical Center in Randolph, Vt. after a brief illness. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home, Chelsea, Vt. …

Neil Jay Morrison

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Fountain, Colo. — Unites States Army Master Sargent Neil Jay Morrison died at his home in Fountain on Friday, May 29, 2015. He was 38. Neil was born in Omaha, Neb. on March 1, 1977, the third son Louis and Pauline. He was the adored younger brother of …

Birth Announcements: June 7, 2015

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Gifford Medical Center SLACK — A son, Connor Jeffrey Slack, born on May 18, 2015, to Kristin Slack, of Bethel. HOYT — A daughter, Hattie Ellen Hoyt, born on May 25, 2015, to Ashley Rogers and Rawlin Hoyt, of Tunbridge. …

Tunbridge Poultry Show Runs Afoul of State Regulations

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Tunbridge — Why did the chicken cross the road? Who knows, but to cross into Vermont, she better have her ducks in a row. Organizers of the inaugural Green Mountain Poultry Show found that out the hard way …

Lifting Harness Gives Boost to Ambulances

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Fairlee — Upper Valley Ambulance is getting a lift thanks to the Doty Belt, a device resembling a climbing harness that allows responders to more easily help up fallen patients. The ambulance service recently purchased three of the …

Tunbridge Picks a Principal

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Tunbridge — A South Royalton native who has earned praise for his work building community ties in the Hartford schools will be the new principal of the Tunbridge Central School. Scott Farnsworth, guidance and counseling director for the …

Former Tunbridge Principal Pleads Not Guilty to Charge

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Chelsea — Former Tunbridge Central School principal Richard Talbot pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor charge of engaging in a prohibited act after an 11-year-old student told police Talbot grabbed her buttocks and interviews with other students led …