Windsor

A white clematis in the author's garden. (Henry Homeyer photograph)

Notes From the Garden: Patriotic Blooms Outlast the Booms of July 4th

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Among my earliest memories is one from a Fourth of July celebration back when I was just a tadpole — in 1949, perhaps. My sister and I sat on the hood of our parents’ 1938 Buick, a big black sedan, and watched fireworks way past my bedtime. Red, white and blue rockets zoomed skyward, filling us with awe. Now, all …

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 …

Birth Announcements: June 28, 2015

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center DARLING — A son, Jacob Eli-Roy Darling, born on April 19, 2015, to Crystal and Thomas Darling, of Grantham. FIELDS — A son, Cian Willis Fields, born on May 23, 2015, to Brittany Lynn Grant-Paul and Nathan Zane Fields, of Windsor. …

People in Business: June 14, 2015

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Meredith Sullivan, of Canaan, has joined the West Lebanon office of The Stern Center as a speech-language pathologist and social thinking coach. Sullivan received her master’s degree in speech-language pathology from MGH Institute of Health Professionals, a Boston-based …

In Windsor, Big Steps For Graduates

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Windsor — From their children’s first breaths, first words, first steps, the parents of the 36 students who crossed the threshold of the Windsor High School gym at Friday night’s graduation were waiting for this moment. Now that …

Jason A. Kendall

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Jason A. Kendall, 27, a resident of Windsor passed away Wednesday evening, June 10, 2015, in WaKeeney, Kan. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Mildred “Terrie” Sabalewski Jacobs

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Mildred “Terrie” Sabalewski Jacobs, of Windsor died on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Cedar Hill in Windsor where she had lived for the past two years. She was 93. Mildred was born on June 30, …

Authorities Confirm Man Sought in Windsor Shooting Kills Himself

Friday, June 12, 2015

Windsor — Authorities confirmed Thursday that the man found dead after a high-speed car chase Wednesday in Kansas was Jason Kendall, the Windsor man accused in the shooting death of his former girlfriend earlier this week. Vermont State …

Victim’s Friends Say Domestic Violence All Too Common

Friday, June 12, 2015

Windsor — A group of coworkers gathered at the Windsor Diner Wednesday night grabbed a quick bite to eat before a sobering task: Creating dozens of purple ribbons, the color of domestic violence awareness, to honor their friend …

Molly Elizabeth Helland

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Molly Elizabeth Helland, 23, a resident of Windsor, passed away suddenly Monday morning, June 8, 2015, at her home in Windsor. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Man Matching Windsor Murder Suspect’s Description Dead Following Police Chase in Kansas

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Windsor — A man matching the description of a Windsor murder suspect died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound on Wednesday night following a high-speed chase with police in western Kansas, according to authorities. While police have not …

Challenging Season Ends for Yellowjackets

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Richford, Vt. — A long week and season came to a close for the Windsor High softball team on Wednesday, as Richford junior Alex Benoit tied up the Yellowjackets’ bats in a 7-0 Vermont Division III semifinal shutout …

Search Continues for Windsor Murder Suspect

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Windsor — As police on Tuesday continued a multi-state search for homicide suspect Jason Kendall, his family extended condolences to relatives of his deceased ex-girlfriend, Molly Helland. After describing Kendall, 27, as a person of interest in Helland’s …