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Wedding: Rice — Anderson

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Windsor — Kacey Christine Rice and Cory William Anderson were married on May 30, 2015, at Stratton Mountain Resort in Stratton, Vt. The bride was escorted down the aisle by her father, and the Rev. Amanda Lape-Freeberg officiated at the ceremony. The bride’s sister, Erin Rice, was the maid of honor. Bethany Brown, Marissa Chase, Adrianna Cardinal, Kelsey Birrell, Becca Wilcox, and the bridegroom’s sister, Kristin Janelle, served as bridesmaids. The bridegroom’s brother, Max Anderson, was the best man. Dan Konieczka, Kyle Price, John Brunelle, Brian Desrosiers, Alex Greczylo and Keith Driscoll served as groomsmen. The bride’s grandmothers, Sandra Pechillo and Carol Rice, were the …

A Walkabout in Windsor

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Windsor — A walk Saturday on the prison property off County Road attracted about a dozen people, many of them longtime Windsor residents who had never been on the land, which is the site of a proposed 19,000-panel solar array. Bonnie Hood Weaver often hikes in the town’s Paradise Park and at Mount …

Newell D. Staples

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Newell D. Staples, 92, died Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, at The Willows of Windsor in Windsor. He was born June 15, 1923, in Hanover, N.H. a son of Daniel and Eva (Newell) Staples. He graduated from the Mechanic Arts High School in Boston, Mass. in 1941 and attended General Radio School in Cambridge, Mass. for a year before enlisting in …

Windsor Southeast Districts Consider New Arrangement

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Windsor — In an effort to make the best of a new state education law, the four school districts that make up the Windsor Southeast Supervisory Union are exploring plans to form a new entity: the Mount Ascutney School District. As they gear up for a series of …

At the Hospitals: July 5, 2015

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Focus Group Participants Sought For End-of-Life Care Study Springfield, Vt. — Focus groups participants are needed to help with a statewide study of Vermonter’s experiences with end-of-life care. The study is being led by the Visiting Nurse and …

William C. Bacon

Friday, July 3, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — William C. Bacon, 83, a longtime resident of Windsor, passed away Tuesday evening, June 30, 2015, at his home in Windsor surrounded by family. He was born April 1, 1932, in North Randolph, Vt. the son of Arthur J. and Bessie (LaPorte) Bacon. He received …

Lewis Alcala, Sr.

Friday, July 3, 2015

Springfield, Vt. — Lewis Alcala, Sr., 79, passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at the Springfield Health and Rehab. Center in Springfield. He was born Oct. 15, 1935, in Wheatland, Wyo. the son of Fernando and Lena (Vigil) Alcala. He attended schools in Wyoming. He served in …

Art Notes: Exhibition Illuminates Windsor’s Grand Architecture

Thursday, July 2, 2015

W indsor’s Main Street is one of the handsomest in Vermont , with a fine array of buildings and architectural styles from all eras. The stretch of Route 5 leading into the main district is wide and sweeping, …

Windsor Tech Company to Help Purify Water in Mexican Schools

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Windsor — Seldon Technologies could add more than 20 jobs by February through a contract with a Mexican company to supply water purification devices for public schools in Mexico, officials at the Windsor-based nanotechnology company said Wednesday. Paul …

William C. Bacon

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — William C. Bacon, 83, a longtime resident of Windsor, passed away Tuesday evening, June 30, 2015, at his home in Windsor surrounded by family. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

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 …

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.” …

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. …